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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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Winter Weather Advisory Continues

Winter Weather Advisory Continues

Another winter storm has led to more school closings, delays and early dismissals as heavy snow falls across the Metroplex Friday morning.

13 Cars, 2 Semis Slide Off U.S. 75 in Collin County

13 Cars, 2 Semis Slide Off U.S. 75 in Collin County

A snowstorm that closed schools and halted traffic across North Texas is being blamed for 13 cars and two tractor-trailers sliding off U.S. Highway 75 in Melissa, north of Dallas, Friday morning.

Cowtown Marathon Cancels Saturday Races, Delays Sunday's

Cowtown Marathon Cancels Saturday Races, Delays Sunday's

Cowtown Marathon officials canceled Saturday's races amid a Winter Weather Advisory in North Texas.

Good Samaritans and Traffic Troubles

Good Samaritans and Traffic Troubles

NBC 5 viewers shared videos of Good Samaritans and traffic troubles on Friday, February 27, 2015.

Woman Shot at Flower Mound Home: Police

Woman Shot at Flower Mound Home: Police

Police are searching for a gunman after a woman was shot in a Flower Mound neighborhood Friday night.

The T Halts Bus Service for Weather

The T Halts Bus Service for Weather

The T is suspending all bus routes, including the trolley, until 1 p.m. because of the inclement weather.