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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...

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Florida Supreme Court Asked to Rule on Gay Marriage

Florida Supreme Court Asked to Rule on Gay Marriage

Florida's highest court is being asked to rule on whether the state's ban on gay marriage is constitutional.

Crist Puts Aside Doubts That Democrats Support Him

Crist Puts Aside Doubts That Democrats Support Him

Former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist is putting aside doubts about whether Democrats accept his political conversion.

Naked Man Tossed Chair From W Hotel Room: Authorities

Naked Man Tossed Chair From W Hotel Room: Authorities

A Texas man arrested after tossing a chair and beer bottles from the 16th floor balcony at the W Hotel in Fort Lauderdale was found naked in his room with a bag of cocaine, authorities said.

IKEA's 1st Miami-Dade Store Opens

IKEA's 1st Miami-Dade Store Opens

IKEA fans who have been waiting in line for days finally got their hands on some free furniture when the doors opened on the Swedish chain's first Miami-Dade store Wednesday morning.

Bank Robber Leaves Suspicious Bag Behind: Police

Bank Robber Leaves Suspicious Bag Behind: Police

Police responded after a suspect left behind a suspicious bag during a bank robbery in Cutler Bay Wednesday morning, authorities said.

Caseworker, 3 Others Charged in Girl's Death

Caseworker, 3 Others Charged in Girl's Death

A Broward grand jury has charged a child welfare caseworker and three other women after a severely disabled girl died while under state care.