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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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2-Year-Old Killed in NY House Fire That Hurt More Than 20
2-Year-Old Killed in NY House Fire That Hurt More Than 20

A 2-year-old boy was killed and his mother was critically hurt after a fire tore through their Hudson Valley home on Friday morning and injured more than 20 people, police said.

Tri-State Shoppers Fill Stores for Black Friday Deals
Tri-State Shoppers Fill Stores for Black Friday Deals

Shoppers have braved the pre-dawn chill to hit stores across the tri-state on Black Friday for big bargains and deep discounts.

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10 Crucial Tips for Black Friday, Cyber Monday Shoppers

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At Least 235 Dead in Attack on Sinai Mosque in Egypt
At Least 235 Dead in Attack on Sinai Mosque in Egypt

Militants attacked a crowded mosque during Friday prayers in the Sinai Peninsula, setting off explosives, spraying worshippers with gunfire and killing at least 235 people in the deadliest ever attack by Islamic...

Hunter Mistakes Woman for Deer, Shoots and Kills Her: Police
Hunter Mistakes Woman for Deer, Shoots and Kills Her: Police

A woman was accidentally shot to death by a hunter who mistook her for a deer while she was walking her dogs in a rural field Upstate, authorities say.