This is incredibly sad!
Last night, former President George H.W. Bush was taken by ambulance to Houston Methodist Hospital after experiencing a shortness of breath.
According to spokesman Jim McGrath, George W. Bush's father:
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It looks like that birthday did him some good!!
Former South African leader Nelson Mandela is showing signs of sustained improvement while still in critical condition at a Pretoria hospital — this news comes just after the political figure turned 95 while still in medical care.
South African President Jacob Zuma visited Mandela in the hospital today, so the word we've gotten from him is as up-to-date as we can get! The good news is that this verifies what we heard last week about Mandela steadily improving!
Updates have been sparse, but it's nice to hear SOMETHING!
Get well soon, Mr. Mandela!!
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