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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...

Thursday, Mar 1, 2018 at 03:08 PM CST

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.

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Trump to Sign Order Reversing His Family Separation Policy
Trump to Sign Order Reversing His Family Separation Policy

President Donald Trump says he will be signing an executive order to keep migrant families together at the border. Trump's comments during a meeting with members of Congress Wednesday around noon mark a...

DNA Evidence Tossed Out Ahead of Haruka Weiser Murder Trial
DNA Evidence Tossed Out Ahead of Haruka Weiser Murder Trial

A Travis County judge has tossed out DNA evidence ahead of the capital murder trial of a man accused of killing an 18-year-old freshman at the University of Texas at Austin.

One Rescued From Stuck Dallas Elevator
One Rescued From Stuck Dallas Elevator

One person was rescued Wednesday after being trapped in an elevator at a Dallas high rise, officials say.

Days of Storms Flood Drought-Ridden South Texas
Days of Storms Flood Drought-Ridden South Texas

Parts of a drought-ridden South Texas city are submerged under flood waters after two days of storms dropped nearly 10 inches of rain.

Lunch Break Shaming: Your Boss May Be Judging You
Lunch Break Shaming: Your Boss May Be Judging You

A recent study finds many North American workers are forgoing their lunch breaks out of fear of how they will be perceived by bosses and coworkers.

Senior Says Contractor Ran Off With $2,100
Senior Says Contractor Ran Off With $2,100

A 91-year-old North Texas woman says she was ripped off by a shady contractor. She hired him back in 2016 to upgrade her fireplace and her floors. But nearly two years later, she says he still owes her more than...