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Architect Niemeyer in grave state, getting worse

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A Brazilian hospital says 104-year-old architect Oscar Niemeyer is in a grave state and getting worse. Rio de Janeiro's Samaritano Hospital says in a Wednesday statement that a respiratory infection means the architect continues to require a ventilator and he is now sedated. Niemeyer is also suffering from kidney failure. Niemeyer was hospitalized on Nov. 2 after a cold...

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