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Tom Brokaw announced last month that he had been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a cancer affecting blood cells in the bone marrow, and on Thursday he talked about his health issues in a rare interview with David Letterman. The 74-year-old NBC news correspondent told the Late Show host that he is optimistic about his treatment. "As you know, I was keeping it as private as I possibly could, which I intend to continue doing," said Brokaw, who was diagnosed last August.  "I'm very pleased with the progress, and that's about as far as I want to go. There are

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