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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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Artists For LA Label Missing After Oakland Warehouse Fire

Artists For LA Label Missing After Oakland Warehouse Fire

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Hammer Attack Leaves Elderly Man in Critical Condition

Hammer Attack Leaves Elderly Man in Critical Condition

A 70-year-old man is in critical condition following a hammer attack by a homeless man.

Cubans Bid Final Farewell to Fidel Castro

Cubans Bid Final Farewell to Fidel Castro

Fidel Castro's ashes have arrived at a Santiago, Cuba cemetery to mark the start of funeral ceremonies and the end to a nine-day period of national mourning. In the eastern city of Santiago, thousands of...

Lakers Finish Road Trip in Memphis

Lakers Finish Road Trip in Memphis

Lou Williams scored 28 points in the first half against the Memphis Grizzlies, as the Los Angeles Lakers finished up a brutal four games in five nights road trip on December 3, 2016

Trump Attends Lavish 'Villains and Heroes' Costume Party

Trump Attends Lavish 'Villains and Heroes' Costume Party

President-elect Donald Trump, still mulling key Cabinet positions, attended a lavish costume party Saturday night hosted by some of his most influential donors at their palatial Long Island mansion. Trump, who...

House Fire Leads Authorities to Pot Operation, Arrest

House Fire Leads Authorities to Pot Operation, Arrest

A Jurupa Valley man was arrested Saturday after a suspected marijuana cultivation operation was discovered when his home caught fire, authorities said.