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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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Fmr. Cowboys WR Terry Glenn Killed in Crash
Fmr. Cowboys WR Terry Glenn Killed in Crash

Former Dallas Cowboys player Terry Glenn was killed in a car crash in Irving early Monday morning, officials say.

Border Patrol Agent Killed, Another Injured in 'Attack'
Border Patrol Agent Killed, Another Injured in 'Attack'

An agent with U.S. Border Patrol was killed and another injured when the two came under attack, according to information released Sunday by the agency and U.S. Senator Ted Cruz.

Ticketed Passenger Forced Off Greyhound Bus: Video
Ticketed Passenger Forced Off Greyhound Bus: Video

An Iranian International Ph.D. candidate believes his nationality and his name are the only possible explanation for a Greyhound driver removing him from a bus 200 miles short of his destination.

Forest Hill Officers Nearly Hit by Drunk Driver: Police
Forest Hill Officers Nearly Hit by Drunk Driver: Police

A few North Texas police officers narrowly escaped being hit by a drunk driver while out on another call this week.

Killer Charles Manson, Who Terrified the World, Dead at 83
Killer Charles Manson, Who Terrified the World, Dead at 83

Charles Manson, the hippie cult leader who became the hypnotic-eyed face of evil across America after orchestrating the gruesome murders of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six others in Los Angeles during...

Wentz, Eagles Roll Over Cowboys 37-9 After Losing Kicker
Wentz, Eagles Roll Over Cowboys 37-9 After Losing Kicker

No kicker, no problem for the Philadelphia Eagles. Carson Wentz threw for two touchdowns and three 2-point conversions after Philadelphia lost kicker Luke Elliott to a head injury, and the Eagles all but wrapped...