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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.

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.

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LAPD Conducting Investigation at Chris Brown's Home

LAPD Conducting Investigation at Chris Brown's Home

Los Angeles police are conducting an investigation at the San Fernando Valley mansion of Chris Brown after a report of a woman asking for help near the residence of the R&B singer.

NFC West Preview: This One Might Be for the Birds

NFC West Preview: This One Might Be for the Birds

The Rams face two title contenders in the Cardinals and Seahawks.

85 BB Gun-Related Vandalism Incidents Reported in Fullerton

85 BB Gun-Related Vandalism Incidents Reported in Fullerton

Fullerton police say they've received about 85 reports of vandalism involving a BB gun or a pellet gun since the beginning of summer.

Man Who Raped Young Relative Sentenced to 106 Years: DA

Man Who Raped Young Relative Sentenced to 106 Years: DA

A man convicted of sexually assaulting a young relative for seven years was sentenced to 106 years to life in a state prison Friday, according to the San Bernardino District Attorney's Office.

ISIS Says No. 2 Leader Is Dead

ISIS Says No. 2 Leader Is Dead

ISIS' second-in-command, Abu Muhammad al-Adnani, is dead, according to the media arm of the terrorist organization, NBC News reported. It was not immediately clear how al-Adnani was killed.

Family of Boy Found Dead in Closet Was Reported 6 Times

Family of Boy Found Dead in Closet Was Reported 6 Times

The family of a severely malnourished 11-year-old boy found dead in a closet was the subject of six previous reports to the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services, the department's...