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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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Babysitter Accused of Burning Feet of 6-Month-Old Girl
Babysitter Accused of Burning Feet of 6-Month-Old Girl

Ismelda Ramos Mendoza, 36, of Bladensburg, Maryland, was taken into custody on Monday, March 27 after she told investigators she became frustrated with a 6-month-old girl for crying too much.

Thief Dresses as Target Worker, Steals $40K in iPhones
Thief Dresses as Target Worker, Steals $40K in iPhones

Detectives in Virginia are looking for a woman who disguised herself as a Target employee and stole more than $40,000 worth of iPhones.

Amazon Brings 1,000 New Jobs to Frederick Co.
Amazon Brings 1,000 New Jobs to Frederick Co.

Amazon has partnered with the state of Virginia to bring 1,000 new jobs to Frederick County.

Uber's New Commuting Option
Uber's New Commuting Option

News4's transportation reporter Adam Tuss explains Uber's new digital slug line option could change commuting in the D.C. area

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Baseball's Back! Your Guide to the Nats' Home Opener

We've got the scoop on everything you need to know for the Nats' home opener this season.

Slain Artist Apparently Was Tortured: Court Documents
Slain Artist Apparently Was Tortured: Court Documents

The North Carolina artist found bound and stabbed to death inside a row house in Northeast Washington last week may not have known the man accused in her death, police said Tuesday.