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  • Laura Bush announces Texas Book Festival lineup

    Former first lady Laura Bush on Wednesday announced the authors set to attend next month's Texas Book Festival, a lineup that will include Junot Diaz, Tim O'Brien and Jewel.

  • Former U.S. First Lady Laura Bush addresses the "Leadership in the AIDS Response for Women" special session during the International AIDS Conference at the Washington Convention Center on Thursday, July 26, 2012, in Washington D.C. The panel stressed that AIDS cannot be defeated without the empowerment of women at every level,  local, national, and international.  (Raymond Thompson/The Washington Times)

    Women’s issues a focal point at AIDS conference

    Women's issues, ranging from fighting off opportunistic cancers among HIV-infected women to addressing the rights of prostitutes, dominated AIDS 2012 on Thursday.

  • Inside the Beltway

    The toxic press continues to dwell on sexual-harassment charges against presidential hopeful Herman Cain, to the point that one CBS story erroneously reported he had been accused of "sexual assault," says Matthew Balan, an analyst with the watchdog site Newsbusters.

  • **FILE** Former President George W. Bush (Associated Press)

    Wife: Bush skips 9/11 event to keep low profile

    Former President George W. Bush's decision not to appear at ground zero with President Barack Obama after the death of Osama bin Laden is consistent with his desire to keep a low public profile, former first lady Laura Bush said Thursday.

  • Disfigured Afghan woman unveils prosthetic nose

    An Afghan teenager who said her nose was cut off by her husband to punish her for running away has stepped out in public for the first time with a temporary prosthetic.

  • Michelle Obama

    Michelle Obama, Laura Bush to jointly mark Sept. 11 anniversary

    In a bipartisan show of support involving the first lady and her predecessor, Michelle Obama will join former first lady Laura Bush in ceremonies marking the ninth anniversary of the United Flight 93 crash in Pennsylvania during the Sept. 11 attacks.

  • Associated Press
Jenna Bush married Henry Hager at the Bush family's ranch on Saturday in a ceremony that Mr. Bush called "spectacular."

    Bush declares wedding 'special'

    WACO, Texas (AP) — President Bush spent months joking about being the father of the bride, but yesterday he was downright wistful about giving his daughter Jenna away to her longtime beau.

  • Bush lauds King as 'towering figure'

    President Bush yesterday hailed Martin Luther King as a "towering figure" and said the civil rights leader's dream of a more just and equal society can be achieved through ordinary people living lives of "kindness and compassion."

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