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Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 at 01:09 PM PST

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 08:32 AM PDT

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 01:47 AM PDT

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 07:27 AM PDT

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 08:02 AM PDT

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 08:45 AM PDT

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...

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Woman Gives Birth in Car Before Paramedics Arrive

Woman Gives Birth in Car Before Paramedics Arrive

A woman gave birth in a car near the 91 Freeway in Anaheim Sunday morning just before paramedics arrived on scene.

Man Stabbed to Death in Pico Rivera

Man Stabbed to Death in Pico Rivera

A 50-year-old man was fatally stabbed during a robbery call at a Pico Rivera home early Saturday.

Gov. Brown Orders Help for Dry Wells

Gov. Brown Orders Help for Dry Wells

Residents in drought-stricken California whose wells have gone dry will soon get help from key state agencies under an order Gov. Jerry Brown signed Friday.

Caught on Camera: Grandma Survives Hit-and-Run

Caught on Camera: Grandma Survives Hit-and-Run

Surveillance video that captured a hit-and-run driver striking an 80-year-old grandmother was released Friday as police asked for the public's help to find the person behind the wheel.

"Mission Impossible Burglar" Arrested in Laptop Heist

"Mission Impossible Burglar" Arrested in Laptop Heist

A 50-year-old probationer who dubbed himself the "Mission Impossible Burglar" was arrested on suspicion of burglarizing a computer store in Huntington Beach, police said Friday.

FAA Investigates Possible Plane Part That Fell From Sky

FAA Investigates Possible Plane Part That Fell From Sky

An airplane part, apparently from a JetBlue flight that experienced engine trouble, was turned over to a Federal Aviation Administration official today by a Fountain Valley woman who found it in...