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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 Dead, 1 Injured in Alexandria Shooting; Gunman Sought
2 Dead, 1 Injured in Alexandria Shooting; Gunman Sought

Police are still searching for the gunman who shot three people in an Alexandria, Virginia, park Sunday night, killing two of them.

Two Bicyclists from DC Killed in Del.; Driver 'Blacked Out'
Two Bicyclists from DC Killed in Del.; Driver 'Blacked Out'

Police said the crash occurred along Delaware State Route 1, also known as Coastal Highway, around 5 p.m. on Saturday in Dewey Beach, Delaware.

Md. High School Steps Up Security After Social Media Threat
Md. High School Steps Up Security After Social Media Threat

A Greenbelt high school is stepping up security after students were threatened on social media with posts telling them not to come to school on Monday, officials said.

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5 Ways to Make The Workplace More Inclusive

Celebrate diversity through inclusion and learn how the talents and skills of people with differing abilities can enrich your work experience.

Trump Urges House GOP to Move Quickly on Budget, Tax Cuts
Trump Urges House GOP to Move Quickly on Budget, Tax Cuts

President Donald Trump warned House Republicans on Sunday that 2018 would be a political failure for the GOP and disappointment for the nation if they fail on tax overhaul. A GOP aide familiar with the...

Virginia Runners Set Records, Finish 1st at MCM, 10K
Virginia Runners Set Records, Finish 1st at MCM, 10K

Out of 20,000 people who finished the 42nd annual Marine Corps Marathon, six Virginia residents took the top spots in the women's division, men's division and 10K race.