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Kanye West hospitalized after canceling concert tour

LOS ANGELES — What’s wrong with Kanye? That was the question on many people’s minds Nov. 22, one day after rapper Kanye West was taken to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center by ambulance, apparently on the advice of his doctor. There was no official update about West, but he is believed to still be recuperating Read More…

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar undergoes open-heart surgery

LOS ANGELES — Legendary Lakers center and NBA Hall-of-Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar underwent quadruple coronary-bypass surgery at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Thursday, but is expected to make a full recovery, hospital officials said. Abdul-Jabbar was admitted to the hospital with cardiovascular disease and underwent surgery on his 68th birthday, according to UCLA Health. The procedure Read More…