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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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Mother Arrested in Death of Baby Found in Homestead Freezer

Mother Arrested in Death of Baby Found in Homestead Freezer

A mother has been arrested on a manslaughter charge in the death of a 4-month-old baby found deceased in a freezer in a Homestead home last month. Paola Vargas-Ortiz was arrested Thursday for her involvement in...

Armed Thieves Steal BrandsMart Truck, Fire Gunshot: MDPD

Armed Thieves Steal BrandsMart Truck, Fire Gunshot: MDPD

Police are looking for a pair of armed men who ambushed and robbed two BrandsMart truck drivers as they made a delivery in northwest Miami-Dade Thursday.

Southridge High Student Missing: Schools Police

Southridge High Student Missing: Schools Police

Miami-Dade Schools Police are searching for a 16-year-old girl who went missing more than a week ago.

NTSB to Launch 2nd Search Mission for El Faro

NTSB to Launch 2nd Search Mission for El Faro

Federal investigators say they're launching a second search of the wreckage of a freighter that sank Oct. 1 near the Bahamas.

Breakthrough: Scientists Detect Einstein-Predicted Ripples

Breakthrough: Scientists Detect Einstein-Predicted Ripples

In an announcement that electrified the world of astronomy, scientists said Thursday that they have finally detected gravitational waves, the ripples in the fabric of space-time that Einstein predicted a century...

Trump Settles Lawsuit Against Univision Over Miss Universe

Trump Settles Lawsuit Against Univision Over Miss Universe

Donald Trump and Univision said Thursday they have resolved the lawsuit that the Republican presidential contender filed after the company decided last summer not to broadcast the Miss Universe and Miss...