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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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Hit and Run Victim Dies Days After Violent Crash

Hit and Run Victim Dies Days After Violent Crash

A woman injured in a violent hit-and-run crash on Monday has died.

Pedestrian Killed in Early Morning Crash

Pedestrian Killed in Early Morning Crash

One man is dead after he was struck and killed while crossing a road in Fort Lauderdale early Sunday morning.

Memorial Vigil Held for Andres Bravo

Memorial Vigil Held for Andres Bravo

Gathered together in mourning, friends of baby Andres Bravo's father reflected on the 5-month-old's short life.

Defendant Dares Judge to Give Death Penalty

Defendant Dares Judge to Give Death Penalty

A South Florida man convicted of murdering two people during a string of Dunkin' Donuts robberies in 2008 dared a judge to give him the death penalty during a hearing on Friday.

Tasered Man's Family Welcomes Police Body Cameras

Tasered Man's Family Welcomes Police Body Cameras

Miami Beach is the first city in Miami-Dade County to approve the use of body cameras for police officers. The family of the graffiti artist who died after a Miami Beach officer tasered him welcomes the change.

Keys Man Arrested for Shooting Car with Pellet Rifle

Keys Man Arrested for Shooting Car with Pellet Rifle

Authorities in the Florida Keys arrested a man for shooting a car with a pellet rifle.