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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.

Friday, Oct 4, 2013 at 11:02 AM EDT

Colbert Saves Couple's Wedding After Shutdown

Colbert Saves Couple's Wedding After Shutdown

Mike Cassesso and MaiLien Le were supposed to get married this Saturday at the Jefferson Memorial, but the government shutdown put those plans in jeopardy.

Thursday, Oct 3, 2013 at 11:45 AM EDT

Newt Gingrich on "Leno": Shutdown "Not a Crisis"

Newt Gingrich on "Leno": Shutdown "Not a Crisis"

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich appeared on the "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno Wednesday and the topic of discussion was of course the government shutdown. Gingrich said the nation's first...

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Heat Index Could Near 104°; Thunderstorms Expected

Heat Index Could Near 104°; Thunderstorms Expected

Temperatures will soar into the mid 90s Thursday afternoon, but potentially severe weather will quickly cool the region off.

One Arrested in Triple Shooting in NW D.C.

One Arrested in Triple Shooting in NW D.C.

One person is in custody after a triple shooting in northwest D.C. Wednesday night.

3-Year-Old Girl Dies After Shooting in D.C.: Police Sources

3-Year-Old Girl Dies After Shooting in D.C.: Police Sources

A 3-year-old girl has died after being shot Wednesday evening in a home in Southeast D.C., police sources tell News4.

Pedestrian Struck, Killed in Fairfax County

Pedestrian Struck, Killed in Fairfax County

A pedestrian has died after being struck by a vehicle in Fairfax County.

Australia: Plane Debris 'Major Lead' in MH370 Probe

Australia: Plane Debris 'Major Lead' in MH370 Probe

A sea-crusted wing part washed up on an island in the western Indian Ocean may be the first trace of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 since it vanished nearly a year and a half ago, and a tragic but finally...

FBI Probes Blast at Fed Facility; Recipe for Meth Found

FBI Probes Blast at Fed Facility; Recipe for Meth Found

The FBI is now leading the investigation into an explosion on a government campus that police have said could be tied to the manufacture of drugs.