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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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Arrest Made in Strangulation Death Near TCU
Arrest Made in Strangulation Death Near TCU

A 23-year-old man is being held on $500,000 bond after being arrested in connection with the strangulation death of 22-year-old Molly Matheson.

Mother of Cowboys' Draft Pick Explains 'Taco' Nickname
Mother of Cowboys' Draft Pick Explains 'Taco' Nickname

The mother of Dallas Cowboys first round draft pick Taco Charlton sheds some light on her son's nickname.

Not Guilty: Price Acquitted on 7 Charges; Jury Hung on 4
Not Guilty: Price Acquitted on 7 Charges; Jury Hung on 4

Longtime Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price was found not guilty of bribery and six other charges related to conspiracy Friday; jurors were unable to render a verdict on four charges related to...

Remote Cross-Border Towns Assist Each Other with Services
Remote Cross-Border Towns Assist Each Other with Services

Deep in the Texas borderland, isolated communities depend on each other no matter which side of the border they're located.

Congress Settles for Stopgap to Avoid Government Shutdown
Congress Settles for Stopgap to Avoid Government Shutdown

Congress took the easy way out to keep the government open on the eve of Donald Trump's 100th day in office, passing a weeklong stopgap spending bill Friday that amounted to more of a defeat for the president...

Price Supporters Feel Vindicated By Not Guilty Verdict
Price Supporters Feel Vindicated By Not Guilty Verdict

Supporters of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price were claiming victory after Friday's not guilty verdict.