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Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 at 04:09 PM EST

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 11:32 AM EDT

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 04:47 AM EDT

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 10:27 AM EDT

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 11:02 AM EDT

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.

Thursday, Oct 3, 2013 at 11:45 AM EDT

Newt Gingrich on "Leno": Shutdown "Not a Crisis"

Newt Gingrich on "Leno": Shutdown "Not a Crisis"

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich appeared on the "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno Wednesday and the topic of discussion was of course the government shutdown. Gingrich said the nation's first...

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Nor'easter to Muck Up Thanksgiving Travel With Slushy Snow

Nor'easter to Muck Up Thanksgiving Travel With Slushy Snow

After an unseasonably balmy start to the week. Storm Team 4 says a nor'easter is set to wallop the tri-state with enough snow and rain to make a mess of one of the year’s busiest travel days.

Storm Team 4's Guide to Thanksgiving Snow, Travel

Storm Team 4's Guide to Thanksgiving Snow, Travel

Storm Team 4 walks you through all the steps of the looming storm threatening to disrupt holiday travel.

2nd Day of Rallies in NJ, NY After Ferguson News

2nd Day of Rallies in NJ, NY After Ferguson News

People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities in New York and New Jersey for a second day Tuesday.

Photos of Bear in Deadly Rutgers Student Mauling Released

Photos of Bear in Deadly Rutgers Student Mauling Released

Police released photos Tuesday that show the bear that killed a 22-year-old Rutgers student who had been hiking with friends in a New Jersey nature preserve two months ago.

Utility Spends Big on Brunch, Golf Balls, Asks for Rate Hike

Utility Spends Big on Brunch, Golf Balls, Asks for Rate Hike

Private school tuition. Brunch for executives' wives. Thousands of dollars for golf balls. These are not country club member expenses. An I-Team investigation has found they are bills paid for by one of the...

NYPD Chief Hit With "Fake Blood" Amid Ferguson Protests

NYPD Chief Hit With "Fake Blood" Amid Ferguson Protests

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton was spattered with what appeared to be red paint Monday as protesters flooded Times Square to protest a Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury’s decision not to indict the police officer...