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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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Large Group of Volunteers Place Wreaths at Arlington
Large Group of Volunteers Place Wreaths at Arlington

The tradition began when Maine wreath maker Morrill Worcester donated 5,000 wreaths to Arlington Cemetery. A total of 1.2 million wreaths will be placed on markers across the country in 1,238 locations.

Prince George's Co. Firefighter Rescues Dog from Icy Water
Prince George's Co. Firefighter Rescues Dog from Icy Water

Battalion Chief Bryan Spies said the dog was wet and frozen when he was taken from the water.

Police: Man Was Injured Before Being Struck, Killed by Car
Police: Man Was Injured Before Being Struck, Killed by Car

County police said a car was traveling north on Piney Branch Road when it struck a person who was lying on the roadway.

Tracking Winter: Storm Team4 Gets You Ready for the Season
Tracking Winter: Storm Team4 Gets You Ready for the Season

Washington is gearing up for winter, and we all know that means to expect the unexpected. In our Winter Weather Special, Storm Team4 helps you prepare.

For GOP, Tax Bill's Most Visible Win May Be Averting Failure
For GOP, Tax Bill's Most Visible Win May Be Averting Failure

Despite the sheer size and society-spanning impact of the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul, the quickest and most potent political victory that Republicans would savor by pushing the bill through Congress next week...

Shooting in Prince George's County Kills One Man
Shooting in Prince George's County Kills One Man

Officers responded to the 13400 block of Vandiver Court. They found the man with gunshot wounds, and he was pronounced dead at the scene.