Former Mayor David Dinkins admitted to hospital

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Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins is in the hospital.

His law partner says the 86-year-old was admitted Wednesday after having difficulty breathing.

He says he spoke to Dinkins by telephone, and he was sounding much better.

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly visited him in the hospital. He says the former Mayor is looking well.

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