FILE - In this Thursday, May 11, 1989, file photo, President George H.W. Bush briefs reporters at the White House in Washington. Former President George H.W. Bush was taken to a Houston hospital after experiencing a shortness of breath on Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Doug Mills, File)

George H.W. Bush returns home

Former President George H.W. Bush has been released from a hospital after a stay of about a week for treatment of shortness of breath.