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HAMPTON SUFFERS STROKE, RECUPERATES AT HOSPITAL

Jazz legend Lionel Hampton, 86, has suffered a mild stroke and is recuperating at New York's Mt. Sinai Medical Center, it was announced Monday.

Hampton's manager, Bill Titone, said Hampton was stricken at his home Friday and rushed to the hospital for treament in the stroke ward.Titone noted that Hampton suffered a "more severe" stroke on a Paris stage in 1990 and was back at work in a few months.