George H.W. Bush serves as witness at same-sex wedding

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Former President George H.W. Bush was an official witness at the same-sex wedding of two longtime friends, his spokesman said.

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George H.W. Bush: Shaving head was ‘right thing to do’

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Barbara Bush tells TODAY she was initially “shocked, surprised and thrilled” when she saw the former president’s bald head. He shaved it in support of a little boy battling leukemia. 

"It was the right thing to do," President Bush said. 

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Bush 41 shaves head in support of 2-year-old cancer patient

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When George H.W. Bush — aka “Bush 41” — was president he famously gave out awards for his “thousand points of light” as a way to recognize people doing noble volunteer work.

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Obama toasts Bush: ‘We are surely a kinder and gentler nation because of you’

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In a rare and warm appearance, former President George H.W. Bush returned to the White House on Monday. The 89-year-old was there to hand out the 5,000th award from his “Points of Light” Foundation, but the celebration also recognized the 41st president’s legacy of charity and altruism.  

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Former President George H.W. Bush to stay in hospital longer

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Former President George H.W. Bush, who has been hospitalized for a month undergoing treatment for bronchitis, may not be released from a Houston hospital in time to celebrate Christmas at home as doctors had hoped.

Former President George H.W. Bush, 88, hospitalized with bronchitis

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Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with bronchitis, a source close to the family told NBC News.