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(CNN) -- CNN and Turner Broadcasting System founder Ted Turner was admitted to a hospital for observation while traveling in South America, his spokesman Phillip Evans said Friday.

"Given it is our policy not to comment on his personal health, no further details will be provided," Evans said.

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