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Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014 at 04:24 PM CST

Leno Talks 2016 Election, Olympics With McCains on "Tonight Show"

Leno Talks 2016 Election, Olympics With McCains on "Tonight Show"

Jay Leno kicked off the final month of “The Tonight Show” before he hands the reins to Jimmy Fallon by having on Sen. John McCain and his daughter, columnist Meghan McCain.

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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Beauty School Abruptly Closes All Campuses, 5 in DFW

Beauty School Abruptly Closes All Campuses, 5 in DFW

National beauty school Regency Beauty Institute announced the immediate closure all of its campuses Wednesday.

Arlington Woman Calls 911 After Fatally Shooting Fiancé

Arlington Woman Calls 911 After Fatally Shooting Fiancé

Police say they found a man dead at an Arlington home after a woman called 911 and said she shot her fiancé Thursday morning.

Southwest Airlines Flight Became Three-Day Ordeal

Southwest Airlines Flight Became Three-Day Ordeal

Southwest Airlines apologized Wednesday after a flight to Atlanta from the Dominican Republic turned into a three-day ordeal for passengers.

At Least 1 Dead, Up to 100 Hurt in NJ Train Crash

At Least 1 Dead, Up to 100 Hurt in NJ Train Crash

At least one person died and up to 100 were hurt when an NJ Transit train crashed into the station in Hoboken at the height of Thursday's morning rush, leaving twisted piles of metal and bricks and causing part...

Suspect in Deadly North TX Shootings in Country Illegally

Suspect in Deadly North TX Shootings in Country Illegally

The man suspected of killing two people and injuring another in North Texas late Sunday was arrested Tuesday near Austin, according to police.

High School Football Player's Organs Save Six Lives

High School Football Player's Organs Save Six Lives

Two Texas families, tied together by tragedy, met for the first time Wednesday night.