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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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Pr. George's Liquor Board Chair Charged With DUI After Crash

Pr. George's Liquor Board Chair Charged With DUI After Crash

The chair of the Prince George's County liquor board was arrested and charged with DUI Thursday night after a three-car crash outside the MGM National Harbor Casino.

Obama Gives Federal Workers Larger-Than-Expected Raise

Obama Gives Federal Workers Larger-Than-Expected Raise

Many federal employees will get a small Christmas gift from President Barack Obama.

Weather Alert: Arctic Blast Brings Coldest Air of the Season

Weather Alert: Arctic Blast Brings Coldest Air of the Season

Bundle up! The first arctic blast of the season will send temperatures plummeting in the D.C. area Friday.

MGM Continues to See Crowds on 1st Full Day

MGM Continues to See Crowds on 1st Full Day

Friday is MGM National Harbor's first full day of operation, and it's still seeing all kinds of crowds. News4's Justin Finch reports.

Obama Orders Review of Election Hacking

Obama Orders Review of Election Hacking

President Barack Obama has ordered intelligence officials to conduct a broad review on the election-season hacking that rattled the presidential campaign and raised new concerns about foreign meddling in U.S....

Lynch to Visit Va. Mosque Amid Anti-Muslim Hate Crime Spike

Lynch to Visit Va. Mosque Amid Anti-Muslim Hate Crime Spike

U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch will visit a mosque in Northern Virginia next week amid a sharp increase in hate crimes that target Muslims.