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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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Women Urged to Run, Vote for Political Change
Women Urged to Run, Vote for Political Change

The women's march in Washington, D.C., has had the feel of a political rally when U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and U.S. Representative Nancy Pelosi urged women to run for office and vote.

What You Can and Can't Do During a Government Shutdown; Q&A
What You Can and Can't Do During a Government Shutdown; Q&A

The shutdown of the federal government will affect the everyday lives of people across the country, regardless of whether they're government workers.

Democrats, GOP Try to Dodge Blame for Shuttered Government
Democrats, GOP Try to Dodge Blame for Shuttered Government

Hours after shuttering much of the federal government, feuding Democrats and Republicans in Congress spent Saturday dodging blame for a paralyzing standoff over immigration and showed few signs of progress on...

Meet a Former Radio City Rockette Who Got Her Life Back
Meet a Former Radio City Rockette Who Got Her Life Back

92-year old Lenore Beetar is back to her vivacious self thanks to her Sentara medical team

Wegmans Hiring For Virginia Store Opening in June
Wegmans Hiring For Virginia Store Opening in June

The help wanted sign is up at Wegmans. The supermarket is set to open its new store in Chantilly in June, and that's good news for shoppers and hundreds of people looking for work. News4's David Culver reports.

Online Vote Decides Which Virginia Artifact Receives Money
Online Vote Decides Which Virginia Artifact Receives Money

The Virginia Association of Museums is holding an online vote featuring different pieces of history throughout the state. The two institutions that received the most votes will receive awards of $5,000 and...