Former President George H.W. Bush laid to rest in Texas

World / Politics Dec 7, 2018

Former President George H.W. Bush laid to rest in Texas

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush was laid to rest at his presidential library in College Station, Texas, on Thursday, following funeral services at his longtime church in Houston. Bush's casket traveled in a special train car about an hour northwest from Houston to College ...

Bush's passing draws tributes from Japan's politicians

National / Politics Dec 2, 2018

Bush's passing draws tributes from Japan's politicians

Japanese politicians on Saturday mourned the passing of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe saying he "greatly contributed to strengthening Japan-U.S. relations." "(Bush) achieved many historic feats including ending the Cold War with the Soviet Union and showing leadership during ...

World / Politics Dec 26, 2014

Former President George H.W. Bush spends Christmas in hospital

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush remained hospitalized on Thursday near his home in Houston after experiencing shortness of breath this week, but was in "great spirits," his spokesman said. Bush, 90, was taken by ambulance to Houston Methodist Hospital on Tuesday. Spokesman Jim McGrath ...