Barbara Walters hospitalized after nasty fall

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Barbara Walters is in the hospital  after taking a nasty fall.  The 83 year old journalist fell on a step last night at the home of the British Ambassador in Washington.  She cut her forehead and was taken to the hospital to be examined.
A statement from ABC News says, “Barbara is alert and telling everyone what to do, which we all take as a very positive sign.”    Walters will remain hospitalized for observation.