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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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Stranger Chokes 2 Women in Park Slope, Flashes a Third: NYPD

Stranger Chokes 2 Women in Park Slope, Flashes a Third: NYPD

Police are looking for a man who choked two women in a popular Brooklyn neighborhood and flashed a third victim over the past several weeks.

Bear Caught Eating Cat Food in NJ Living Room Shot Dead

Bear Caught Eating Cat Food in NJ Living Room Shot Dead

Police in New Jersey shot and killed a 3-year-old female black bear after it broke into a home through a basement window and sneaked into the family room, where the owner found it eating cat food and YORK...

Woman Splashed at Beach Shouts N-Word at Black Mom, Kids

Woman Splashed at Beach Shouts N-Word at Black Mom, Kids

A racially charged confrontation caught on camera at a busy Chicago beach has generated outrage on social media. The now-viral altercation arose at Oak Street beach Monday when a woman started shouting...

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan Are Having a Baby

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan Are Having a Baby

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan have announced on Facebook that they are expecting a baby girl.

Women Panhandling With Babies Back on NYC Streets

Women Panhandling With Babies Back on NYC Streets

They’re back, begging with babies on steaming hot streets and sidewalks. And they want your sympathy and cash. A group of women first exposed by the I-Team last year has resurfaced in Manhattan, using young...

Jennifer Beals Responds to Leaving Dog in Car

Jennifer Beals Responds to Leaving Dog in Car

Jennifer Beals, who has come under fire Wednesday after video surfaced of the actress in Vancouver, Canada, returning to her car where she’d left her dog, said she was away for only five minutes to pick up...