Representative Gabrielle Giffords has begun to regain her speech a month after being shot in the head in an assassination attempt, and has even requested toast for breakfast, her spokesman said on Wednesday.
"She is speaking more and more with each passing day, most recently asking for toast," said spokesman C.J. Karamargin. "The congresswoman is working very hard and clearly it's paying off."
Giffords' accomplishment is the latest milestone in a recovery her doctors have called miraculous. (Continues here)