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Who Drove a Gremlin to Pick Up His Date at the White House?

George W. Bush on His and Tricia Nixon's Date Gone Wrong

Originally posted 11/11/2014 01:15PM

A warm and respectful look at the life of George H.W. Bush, 41: A Portrait of My Father by George W. Bush, doesn't contain major surprises.

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George W. Bush Picks a Familiar Subject for His Next Book

George W. Bush to Publish Book About His Father, George H.W. Bush

Originally posted 07/31/2014 06:30AM

His paintings made news worldwide, but it turns out that former President George W. Bush has been working on another, highly personal project since leaving the White House: He has quietly completed a biography of his father, former President George H.W. Bush.

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President George H.W. Bush Makes Parachute Jump for 90th Birthday

President George H.W. Bush Makes Parachute Jump for 90th Birthday

Originally posted 06/12/2014 12:10PM

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What Happened When President Kennedy's Grandson Met President Bush's Granddaughter

Lauren Bush Lauren Raves About Jack Kennedy Schlossberg

Originally posted 05/07/2014 06:30AM

All eyes were on JFK's grandson, Jack Kennedy Schlossberg, May 4, when he hosted the Profile in Courage Awards at the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum in Boston.

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An Art Expert Reviews George W. Bush's Paintings

An Art Expert Reviews George W. Bush's Paintings

Originally posted 04/09/2014 12:30PM

The world first learned that George W. Bush had taken up painting in February 2013 after a hacker broke into his sister Dorothy’s email account and discovered two self-portraits – later posted online – of the former U.S. president in the shower and bathtub.

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Shirley Temple Exercised Surprising Political Star Power, Too

UpdatePosted 02/11/2014 08:30PM

Shirley Temple Exercised Surprising Political Star Power, Too

Originally posted 02/11/2014 01:45PM

Shirley Temple died Monday night in California, reviving vivid memories of a performer so beloved she was bestowed with an honorary Oscar at the age of only 6.

But overshadowing her iconic screen moments were some of her off-camera achievements – as diplomat and political activist.

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Barbara Bush Hospitalized for Respiratory Illness | Barbara Bush

Barbara Bush Hospitalized for Respiratory Illness

Originally posted 01/01/2014 12:40PM

Former first lady Barbara Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with a respiratory-related issue, her husband's office said Tuesday night.

The statement from the office of former President George H.W. Bush said Mrs. Bush was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital on Monday.

"She is in great spirits, has already received visits from her husband and family, and is receiving fantastic care," the brief statement said.

Just last week, Mrs. Bush, 88, and her husband, the 41st president, honored a Houston businessman and philanthropist with a Points of Light Award, a volunteer service award started by the former president.

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PHOTO: George H.W. Bush Shaves Head to Support 2-Year-Old Bald Cancer Patient | George Bush

George H.W. Bush Shaves Head to Support 2-Year-Old Bald Cancer Patient

Originally posted 07/24/2013 06:25PM

Two-year-old leukemia patient Patrick has a serious support system behind him.

The toddler – whose father is a member of former President George H.W. Bush's Secret Service detail – recently started losing his hair due to treatments. But Bush, 89, and the people who work with Patrick's dad weren't about to let the little one go through the experience alone.

The men went under the razor to show their support for the boy, and have also launched a website called Patrick's Pals, which assists with his medical bills.

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George H. W. Bush's Condition Improves, He Leaves ICU | George Bush

George H. W. Bush's Condition Improves, He Leaves ICU

Originally posted 12/29/2012 05:00PM

After spending nearly a week in the intensive care unit at Methodist Hospital in Houston, former President George H.W. Bush has been moved out of the ICU.

"President Bush's condition has improved, so he has been moved today from the intensive care unit to a regular patient room at The Methodist Hospital to continue his recovery," his office said in a statement Saturday. "The Bushes thank everyone for their prayers and good wishes."

The 88-year-old, who was the 41st president of the United States, has been hospitalized since Nov. 23.

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'Desert Storm' Commander Norman Schwarzkopf Dies at 78

Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, Commander in Persian Gulf War, Dies at 78

Originally posted 12/27/2012 08:10PM

H. Norman Schwarzkopf, the Army general who commanded coalition forces in the Persian Gulf War against Saddam Hussein, died Thursday in Tampa, Fla., at age 78.

The cause of death was not immediately known. His death was confirmed to the Associated Press by a source.

Known as "Stormin' Norman" for his volcanic temper, the decorated Vietnam War combat soldier became a familiar face from his many press conferences during Operation Desert Storm in 1991.

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