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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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Trump at Inaugural Concert: 'I Will Work So Hard'

Trump at Inaugural Concert: 'I Will Work So Hard'

With fireworks heralding his big moment, Donald Trump swept into Washington Thursday on the eve of his presidential inauguration and pledged to unify a nation sorely divided and clamoring for change. The capital...

Extradited Mexican Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Lands in NY

Extradited Mexican Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Lands in NY

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, Mexico's most notorious cartel kingpin who twice made brazen prison escapes and spent years on the run as the country's most wanted man, was extradited to the U.S. Thursday to face...

George H.W. Bush Recovering; Barbara '1,000 Percent Better'

George H.W. Bush Recovering; Barbara '1,000 Percent Better'

Former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara, remain hospitalized in Houston Thursday, where he was in intensive care for pneumonia and she was being watched after complaining of fatigue and...

Attorney Brian Loncar's Death Ruled Cocaine Overdose

Attorney Brian Loncar's Death Ruled Cocaine Overdose

Attorney Brian Loncar, known for his TV moniker "the Strong Arm," died last month due to an accidental cocaine overdose, officials said Thursday.

Voices From Inauguration Weekend: Who Is Going to DC and Why

Voices From Inauguration Weekend: Who Is Going to DC and Why

Donald Trump will be sworn in as the country's 45th president on Friday and thousands of his supporters from across the country will attend to witness the historic event. They hope his presidency will be the...

Little Elm H.S. Vandalized During Police Officer Vigil

Little Elm H.S. Vandalized During Police Officer Vigil

While most of the town mourned the death of a beloved local police officer, vandals struck outside of Little Elm High School on Wednesday night, spray painting the marching band's equipment trailer.