George HW Bush spends Christmas in hospital

HOUSTON -- Former President George H.W. Bush spent Christmas in a Houston hospital.

His wife and a few relatives were able to visit him.

The 41st President has been in the hospital since Nov. 23 with a lingering bronchitis-like cough.

A hospital spokesperson said Bush was supposed to spend Christmas at home but then got a fever.

Bush is expected to make a full recovery.

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