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Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014 at 02:24 PM PST

Leno Talks 2016 Election, Olympics With McCains on "Tonight Show"

Leno Talks 2016 Election, Olympics With McCains on "Tonight Show"

Jay Leno kicked off the final month of “The Tonight Show” before he hands the reins to Jimmy Fallon by having on Sen. John McCain and his daughter, columnist Meghan McCain.

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...

Thursday, Mar 1, 2018 at 01:08 PM PST

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.

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Kings and the NBA Open a Joint Investigation Into Luke Walton Allegations
Kings and the NBA Open a Joint Investigation Into Luke Walton Allegations

The Sacramento Kings and the NBA began a joint investigation Thursday into allegations that coach Luke Walton sexually assaulted a woman. The Kings and the league said they will be looking into the accusations...

Little Changes to SoCal's High Gas Prices
Little Changes to SoCal's High Gas Prices

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County was unchanged Thursday at $4.086, one day after rising seven-tenths of a cent to its highest amount since July 31, 2015.

Why Californians Traveling Internationally Should Get a Measles Vaccination
Why Californians Traveling Internationally Should Get a Measles Vaccination

Measles case in the U.S. have climbed to their highest level in 25 years. There have been 38 cases of measles in California and, of those, 14 cases were international travelers and 22 were due to spread from...

Help Us Fund the Shelters From April 9 to May 9
Help Us Fund the Shelters From April 9 to May 9

NBC4 and Telemundo 52 with nonprofit organization Michelson Found Animals are kicking off the inaugural “Fund the Shelters Challenge" to help local animal shelters and rescue groups raise for supplies,...

7-Month Old Baby Found Dead at Daycare Center in Hawthorne
7-Month Old Baby Found Dead at Daycare Center in Hawthorne

A seven-month-old baby was found dead Wednesday at a residential daycare center in Hawthorne.

Former VP Biden Enters Race for President, Takes Fight to Trump
Former VP Biden Enters Race for President, Takes Fight to Trump

Former Vice President Joe Biden, a product of the working class who became a key adviser in the Obama administration following a long career in the Senate, officially entered the Democratic race for president...