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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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Trump Renews Afghan War Commitment, Sees No Speedy Exit
Trump Renews Afghan War Commitment, Sees No Speedy Exit

Reversing his past calls for a speedy exit, President Donald Trump renewed the United States' commitment Monday to the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan, declaring that U.S. troops must "fight to win." He pointedly...

Total Eclipse Seen in South Carolina
Total Eclipse Seen in South Carolina

One of the final locations for the path of totality was Clemson, South Carolina. Storm Team4 meteorologist Doug Kammerer was there.

Second Corpse Flower Begins to Bloom; One More to Go
Second Corpse Flower Begins to Bloom; One More to Go

The second of three corpse flowers in Washington, D.C., started blooming Monday night, and one more of the stinky blossoms is still waiting to go. Three corpse flowers, also called "the stinky plant," were...

One Woman's Healing Weight Loss Journey
One Woman's Healing Weight Loss Journey

Aubrey Dewey discusses her emotional journey toward self-love and self-worth after devastating loss

Hogan Spokesman: Purple Line Funding Agreement Expected Soon
Hogan Spokesman: Purple Line Funding Agreement Expected Soon

The agreement would free up $325 million in federal funds already appropriated and a total of $900 million over the life of agreement.

Peak Eclipse: A Snapshot of D.C. at 2:42 p.m.
Peak Eclipse: A Snapshot of D.C. at 2:42 p.m.

What was D.C. like at the moment of peak eclipse?