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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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Salads Sold at Trader Joe’s Recalled for Glass, Plastic
Salads Sold at Trader Joe’s Recalled for Glass, Plastic

Several ready-to-eat chicken and turkey salad mixes sold at Trader Joe’s and produced at a Southern California company are being recalled because they may have been contaminated by hard silica and glass...

Homeless Camp Cleanout Yields Underground Bunkers, 1000 Bikes
Homeless Camp Cleanout Yields Underground Bunkers, 1000 Bikes

Authorities clearing homeless encampments along a Southern California river have found at least two makeshift underground bunkers, including one that contained more than a thousand bicycles.

LAX is the Most Instagram-Worthy Airport in the U.S.: Report
LAX is the Most Instagram-Worthy Airport in the U.S.: Report

Photogenic airports? Apparently, they exist. TravelBank, a budgeting and expense app, reviewed Instagram data, including number of followers, to determine which airports are most popular, and LAX scored...

USC Defeats Crosstown Rival UCLA
USC Defeats Crosstown Rival UCLA

Ronald Jones II rushed for two touchdowns and Sam Darnold ran for one of his own as the No. 11 USC Trojans defeated crosstown rival, UCLA, 28-23, in the Battle for Los Angeles at the Coliseum on Saturday.

Moore Critic: Alabama Senate Race a Battle for Nation's Soul
Moore Critic: Alabama Senate Race a Battle for Nation's Soul

A leading figure among religious liberals says the candidacy of Republican Roy Moore for U.S. Senate is a struggle for the "soul of the nation." The remarks Saturday by the Rev. William J. Barber come a day...

Businesswoman Must Pay Katy Perry $5M Over Convent Sale
Businesswoman Must Pay Katy Perry $5M Over Convent Sale

A jury has found that a businesswoman must pay $5 million to singer Katy Perry and the archdiocese of Los Angeles, finding that the woman intentionally interfered with the sale to Perry of a hilltop property...