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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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Thanksgiving Travel Off to Uneventful Start

Thanksgiving Travel Off to Uneventful Start

Rain, snow, and high winds have been pelting the northeastern United States through much of the day, but still, the holiday travel weekend has gotten off to a relatively smooth start.

Machete-Wielding Robbers Arrested

Machete-Wielding Robbers Arrested

Hollywood Police have arrested a pair of robbers who they believe stormed into a Sunoco gas station last night armed with a machete to take money from a game full of spare change.

Firefighters Raise Money for Family in Need

Firefighters Raise Money for Family in Need

Firefighters at Station 31 in North Miami Beach came to the rescue of a family in August when they were struck by a hit and run driver. Wednesday, the same group of firefighters gave the same family quite a bit...

Cab Driver Raped Passenger: Fort Lauderdale Police

Cab Driver Raped Passenger: Fort Lauderdale Police

A cab driver was arrested after police say he kidnapped and raped a passenger in Fort Lauderdale.

Carballo Convicted of 1st Degree Murder in Revenge Killing

Carballo Convicted of 1st Degree Murder in Revenge Killing

A South Florida jury has convicted Janepsy Carballo of first-degree murder for killing her husband’s business partner.

Bjugstad's Early Goal Holds Up For Panthers

Bjugstad's Early Goal Holds Up For Panthers

The Panthers got the only goal they needed 21 seconds into the game in Wednesday's win