george h.w. bush

Associated Press
December 06, 2018 - 8:20 am
by Will Weissert, Nomaan Merchant & Calvin Woodward, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — George H.W. Bush, who shaped history as 41st president and patriarch of a family that occupied the White House for a dozen years, is going to his final rest Thursday in Texas. More than 11,000 people paid their...
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Associated Press
December 05, 2018 - 8:21 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on events honoring former President George H.W. Bush (all times local): 7:35 a.m. The public viewing for late former President George H.W. Bush at the Capitol Rotunda has drawn to a close. A funeral service at Washington National Cathedral on Wednesday will cap three...
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Associated Press
December 05, 2018 - 8:16 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President George H.W. Bush is getting a national farewell at Washington National Cathedral before family, friends, presidents and foreign dignitaries. The nation's 41st president died Friday in Houston at age 94. His wife of 73 years, Barbara, passed away in April. Things to know...
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(AP Photo/Bob Daugherty, File)
December 01, 2018 - 7:48 am
Praise for former President George H.W. Bush, who died Friday: (He) "was a man of the highest character. The entire Bush family is deeply grateful for 41's life and love, for the compassion of those who have cared and prayed for Dad." — Former President George W. Bush ___ "George H.W. Bush's life...
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(AP Photo/Bob Daugherty, File)
December 01, 2018 - 5:41 am
By MICHAEL GRACZYK , Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — George H.W. Bush, a patrician New Englander whose presidency soared with the coalition victory over Iraq in Kuwait, but then plummeted in the throes of a weak economy that led voters to turn him out of office after a single term, has died. He was...
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(Texas Department of Public Safety/Houston Police Department via AP)
August 03, 2018 - 1:45 pm
By JUAN A. LOZANO , Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — A man accused of killing one of former President George H.W. Bush's doctors killed himself during a confrontation with authorities in Houston on Friday morning, the city's police chief said. Joseph James Pappas, 62, died from a single self-...
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April 23, 2018 - 7:39 pm
HOUSTON (AP) - A family spokesman says former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife Barbara. Jim McGrath says on Twitter that the 93-year-old Bush is "responding to treatments and appears to be recovering." He...
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