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Broadcast journalist Eleanor Mondale dies at age 51 of brain cancer

Mondale was the daughter of former Vice-President Walter Mondale. She'd been fighting brain cancer since 2005.
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Mondale was the daughter of former Vice-President Walter Mondale. She'd been fighting brain cancer since 2005.

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