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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.

Friday, Oct 4, 2013 at 10:02 AM CDT

Colbert Saves Couple's Wedding After Shutdown

Colbert Saves Couple's Wedding After Shutdown

Mike Cassesso and MaiLien Le were supposed to get married this Saturday at the Jefferson Memorial, but the government shutdown put those plans in jeopardy.

Thursday, Oct 3, 2013 at 10:45 AM CDT

Newt Gingrich on "Leno": Shutdown "Not a Crisis"

Newt Gingrich on "Leno": Shutdown "Not a Crisis"

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich appeared on the "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno Wednesday and the topic of discussion was of course the government shutdown. Gingrich said the nation's first...

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Plane Crash Near Lake Texoma Injures Four

Plane Crash Near Lake Texoma Injures Four

The Texas Department of Public Safety confirmed four people were injured in a small plane crash on the western side of Lake Texoma.

New Parkland Hospital To Be Dedicated Monday

New Parkland Hospital To Be Dedicated Monday

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Dallas County Ready For Mosquito Fight

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Life and Music of Selena Celebrated in DFW

Life and Music of Selena Celebrated in DFW

Tuesday marks 20 years since the passing of Selena. She was murdered before her crossover album topped music charts. This weekend, North Texans celebrated Selena's life and music with art and by watching...

NYC Officials Believe Missing Bodies Found in Building Explosion Rubble

NYC Officials Believe Missing Bodies Found in Building Explosion Rubble

Search and rescue workers sifting through mounds of rubble Sunday found two bodies believed to be those of the men missing since the explosion and fire that razed three East Village buildings last week. FDNY...

Dallas House Fire Raises Concerns About Hydrants

Dallas House Fire Raises Concerns About Hydrants

An early morning fire forced a family of six to escape early Saturday. Many neighbors complained to NBC 5 that the fire hydrants near the burned out home was not working properly.