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FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2011, file photo, former Vice President Dick Cheney speaks at the third annual Washington Ideas Forum at the Newseum in Washington. Cheney has been released from a Northern Virginia hospital after having a heart transplant. The former vice presidentis office said in a statement that the 71-year-old Cheney was released Tuesday, April 3, 2012, from Inova Fairfax Hospital Heart and Vascular Institute 10 days after receiving a new heart from an unknown donor. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Former Vice President Dick Cheney was released from the hospital Tuesday, 10 days after getting a new heart, his office said.. Cheney, 71, received the organ from an unknown donor on March 24 at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Va.. "As he leaves the hospital, the

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