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Sunday, Dec 15, 2013 at 07:59 AM PST

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 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.

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1 Killed, 9 Injured in Fiery Crash That Shut Down 5 Freeway
1 Killed, 9 Injured in Fiery Crash That Shut Down 5 Freeway

At least one person was killed and nine others were injured in a fiery multi-vehicle crash that shut down the 5 Freeway for eight hours along Griffith Park Tuesday, firefighters said.

Art Exhibit Wants Community to 'Re-Imagine' Justice
Art Exhibit Wants Community to 'Re-Imagine' Justice

A new art exhibit titled "Re-Imagining Justice" asks the question: What does justice look like in America - 25 years after the uprising? Angie Crouch reports for the NBC4 News at 5 on Monday, Aug. 15...

Flynn May Have Broken US Law: Congressmen
Flynn May Have Broken US Law: Congressmen

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, appeared to violate federal law when he failed to seek permission or inform the U.S. government about accepting tens of thousands of...

Man Lures Lost 6-Year-Old, Sexually Assaults Her: Police
Man Lures Lost 6-Year-Old, Sexually Assaults Her: Police

A man was arrested after he was accused of luring a lost 6-year-old in a shopping center to an isolated area before sexually assaulting her behind recycling bins, the Los Angeles Police Department said Tuesday.

Neighborhood Nosh: Taste of the Eastside
Neighborhood Nosh: Taste of the Eastside

Spend a Sunday afternoon supping upon some of Silver Lake's best eats (and Echo Park, and Highland Park, and...)

Hobbled But Happy Terrier Named 'Petey Pi' Needs Home
Hobbled But Happy Terrier Named 'Petey Pi' Needs Home

An "amazingly sweet" three-legged dog unbowed by his physical challenges is in need of a home.