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Sunday, Dec 15, 2013 at 09:59 AM CST

Obama Battles Fake Interpreter, Selfies on "SNL"

Obama Battles Fake Interpreter, Selfies on "SNL"

Barack Obama's actions at Nelson Mandela's memorial service garnered worldwide headlines this week, from his selfie with the Danish Prime Minister's wife Helle Thorning-Schmidt to his handshake with Cuban...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 at 03:09 PM CST

Bush Shows His Paintings on "Leno"

Bush Shows His Paintings on "Leno"

Since his departure from the White House, George W. Bush has made few public appearances, but decided to appear on "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno Tuesday night. In a mostly tongue-in-cheek interview, Leno and...

Monday, Oct 14, 2013 at 10:32 AM CDT

SNL: Shutdown Fails "Gravity" Astronauts

SNL: Shutdown Fails "Gravity" Astronauts

As the government shutdown enters its third week, "Saturday Night Live" joked federal furloughs would have left the "Gravity" astronauts reliant on janitors in Houston to keep them alive.

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 03:47 AM CDT

Jon Stewart Grills Kathleen Sebelius on Obamacare

Jon Stewart Grills Kathleen Sebelius on Obamacare

Jon Stewart grilled Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius over the new health care law Monday. But first, he joked about the online health exchange's glitches and delays.

Sunday, Oct 6, 2013 at 09:27 AM CDT

SNL: Miley Causes the End of America

SNL: Miley Causes the End of America

"Saturday Night Live's" opening sketch this week predicted a dark future for America.

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Group of Protesters at Confederate War Memorial After Rally
Group of Protesters at Confederate War Memorial After Rally

After a rally against white supremacy in Dallas Saturday night, a small group of protesters marched from Dallas City Hall to the Dallas Confederate War Memorial where things got heated at times.

Dallas PD Estimates Rally Against White Supremacy at 2,500
Dallas PD Estimates Rally Against White Supremacy at 2,500

The Dallas Police Department estimates the crowd at Saturday's rally against White Supremacy to be 2,500.

Big Rig Rollover Shuts Down Highway Sunday Morning
Big Rig Rollover Shuts Down Highway Sunday Morning

An 18-wheeler crash shut down a stretch of road in Mesquite Sunday morning.

5 Facts That Make Modern Pet Ownership Easy
5 Facts That Make Modern Pet Ownership Easy

Owning a pet is a big responsibility, but it can fit any lifestyle and budget by considering these simple facts

100 Gas Tanks: Extremists in Spain Planned Massive Attack
100 Gas Tanks: Extremists in Spain Planned Massive Attack

Police put up scores of roadblocks across northeast Spain on Sunday in hopes of capturing a fugitive suspect from the 12-member Islamic extremist cell that staged two vehicle attacks and plotted much deadlier...

Lee Statue Vandalized in Dallas, Demonstrators Defend it
Lee Statue Vandalized in Dallas, Demonstrators Defend it

The statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee was vandalized overnight Friday in the Oak Lawn area of Dallas.