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O'Malley breaks elbow while lifting weights
O'Malley breaks elbow while lifting weights

WASHINGTON – Mixing politics and fitness has rarely seemed so risky. Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, who is considering a run for president in 2016, said on Monday that he broke his right elbow while working out over the weekend. An aide said the incident occurred while the characteristically fit Democrat was lifting weights. “Broke my elbow over the weekend at the gym,” O’Malley, now in a brace, wrote in a tweet that went on to thank the staff at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore. O’Malley wrote that the “surgery went well & I'm on the road to a quick recovery.” The incident, which an aide said would not affect...