by Associated Press
Former US Sen. Kay Hagan, (click here) a Democrat who represented North Carolina, has been hospitalized after falling seriously ill, her family said.
Hagan was rushed to a Washington, D.C., hospital Thursday and was being treated in an intensive care unit.
The ex-senator's brother, Joe Ruthven, said Hagan didn't have a heart attack and isn't in a coma.
He wouldn't give any further details.
'We don't want any miscommunication or overreaction,' Ruthventold The Lakeland Ledger....