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 ...

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush dies at age 94

World / Politics Dec 1, 2018

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush dies at age 94

George H.W. Bush, a patrician New Englander whose presidency soared with the coalition victory over Iraq in Kuwait and who presided during the collapse of the Soviet Union but then lost his re-election bid amid a weak economy, died at age 94 late Friday ...