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Sunday, Dec 15, 2013 at 10:59 AM EST

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 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.

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Woman Chucks Bottles, Sets Fire in Her Apartment: Neighbors
Woman Chucks Bottles, Sets Fire in Her Apartment: Neighbors

More than a dozen people -- including police and paramedics -- were hurt in a fire in Harlem on Tuesday night, according to fire officials.

NYC Grinch Steals Packages, Leaves Behind Dirty Kitty Litter
NYC Grinch Steals Packages, Leaves Behind Dirty Kitty Litter

A lady Grinch was caught on camera stealing presents from a West Harlem apartment building and residents say she only left behind a bag of dirty kitty litter.

David Cassidy, 'Partridge Family' Star, Dies at 67
David Cassidy, 'Partridge Family' Star, Dies at 67

David Cassidy, the teen and pre-teen idol who starred in the 1970s sitcom "The Partridge Family" and sold millions of records as the musical group's lead singer, died Tuesday at age 67.

NYC Driver Mows Down Woman, Gets Out of Car to Look at Her
NYC Driver Mows Down Woman, Gets Out of Car to Look at Her

A hit-and-run driver got out of his car to look at the 70-year-old woman and her caretaker he mowed down in a Manhattan intersection before taking off, surveillance footage shows.

Remains of 2 Victims Found at Site of Pa. Senior Center Fire
Remains of 2 Victims Found at Site of Pa. Senior Center Fire

The remains of two victims have been recovered from a burned out senior living community in West Chester Tuesday, five days after a massive fire broke out, officials said. Special agents with the the Bureau of...

NYC Guard Claims Rebuffed Boss Sent Her to Rat-Infested Post
NYC Guard Claims Rebuffed Boss Sent Her to Rat-Infested Post

The Port Authority Inspector General’s office is investigating a new claim of sexual harassment made by a former security guard who worked for Allied Universal Security Services at the World Trade Center...