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Cheney released from George Washington University hospital after heart scare

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Former Vice President Dick Cheney was released Monday from a Washington hospital, according to a spokesman for the former vice president.

The cause for the former vice president’s hospitalization was related to his recurring heart trouble, a family friend of Cheney’s told CNN Sunday. Cheney was suffering from atrial fibrillation, or irregular heart rhythm, the friend said.

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