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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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Strong Winds, Rain May Slow Monday Morning Commute

Strong Winds, Rain May Slow Monday Morning Commute

Storm Team4 said rain and winds are likely to slow down your commute, but the good news is that the heavier rain will start to fall toward the end of the morning rush.

Shots Fired at Police Cruiser in Reston Area

Shots Fired at Police Cruiser in Reston Area

Fairfax County police are looking for the person who shot at a police cruiser in the Reston, Virginia, area early Monday morning.

1 Missing After Fire Destroys Clarksburg Home

1 Missing After Fire Destroys Clarksburg Home

One person is unaccounted for after a fire tore through a home in Clarksburg, Maryland, Monday morning.

Man Charged With Assault on DC Officers on Inauguration Day

Man Charged With Assault on DC Officers on Inauguration Day

Police in Washington say they've arrested a man who threw a rock at officers on Inauguration Day.

Analysis: How Women Upstaged President Trump

Analysis: How Women Upstaged President Trump

For President Trump, the inauguration should have been his Super Bowl – the kind of spectacle everybody talks about at work all day Monday and beyond. But for once Trump, the self-styled showman who upended...

Trump Moves Expected to Renegotiate NAFTA, Withdraw From TPP

Trump Moves Expected to Renegotiate NAFTA, Withdraw From TPP

As a candidate, Donald Trump made a slew of "Day One" promises that any president would find daunting. He declared that repealing and replacing his predecessor's health care law would be "one of his first acts...