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Dick Cheney hospitalized with chest pains

In this photo released by ABC, former Vice President Dick Cheney is interviewed on ABC's This Week in Washington Sunday Feb. 14, 2010. (Fred Watkins)

February 22, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
Former Vice President Dick Cheney was hospitalized Monday with chest pains.Cheney was taken to George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C., Monday afternoon. He is said to be resting comfortably.

Doctors are evaluating Cheney's medical situation.

Cheney, 69, has a long history of heart problems.