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Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013 at 02:45 PM EDT

Late-Night Hosts Use Shutdown for Laughs

Late-Night Hosts Use Shutdown for Laughs

For hosts of late night TV, there is one positive aspect to the current government shutdown over past couple of nights: the jokes. Hosts turned the situation that has left 800,000

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 04:47 AM EDT

"SNL" Premiere Breaks Bad With Obamacare

"SNL" Premiere Breaks Bad With Obamacare

If you've been confused about how the Affordable Care Act works, the presidential press conference that opened the season premiere of "Saturday Night Live" at least attempted to quell those concerns.

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2013 at 07:33 AM EDT

Bill Clinton on Letterman: No Idea About Hillary's 2016 Run

Bill Clinton on Letterman: No Idea About Hillary's 2016 Run

Former President Bill Clinton admitted to David Letterman Monday night that he doesn't know whether his wife, Hilary Clinton, is planning a run for the White House in 2016. Instead, the former president said he...

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2013 at 06:56 AM EDT

Jon Stewart Makes Return to "The Daily Show"

Jon Stewart Makes Return to "The Daily Show"

Jon Stewart returned as host of "The Daily Show" after a three-month break to shoot and direct the independent film "Rosewater" in Jordan.

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2013 at 07:14 AM EDT

Rand Paul Defends Disapproval of Health Care Law

Rand Paul Defends Disapproval of Health Care Law

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul was Monday night's guest on "The Daily Show" where he continued his attacks on the Affordable Care Act.

Wednesday, Aug 7, 2013 at 06:06 AM EDT

Fake Obama Calls Fallon

Fake Obama Calls Fallon

Just after President Barack Obama appeared on "The Tonight Show" and had a candid conversation with Jay Leno on a range of topics, "Late Night" with Jimmy Fallon began with a sketch of a conversation between the...

Wednesday, Aug 7, 2013 at 10:10 AM EDT

Obama on Leno: Don't Overreact to Terror Threat

Obama on Leno: Don't Overreact to Terror Threat

President Barack Obama gave an unexpectedly serious and wide-ranging interview to Jay Leno on Tuesday night, weighing in on a terror threat, U.S. tensions with Russia and even his recent lunch with...

Monday, Aug 5, 2013 at 10:10 AM EDT

Late-Night Comics Rib Democrats More Than Republicans: Study

Late-Night Comics Rib Democrats More Than Republicans: Study

President Barack Obama, the joke's on you.

Friday, Aug 2, 2013 at 07:30 AM EDT

"The Daily Show" Says No to 2016 Presidential Buzz

"The Daily Show" Says No to 2016 Presidential Buzz

Just as "The Daily Show" thought things were quiet on the election front, reports began to surface about potential 2016 presidential contenders. And "The Daily Show" wasn't happy about it as it aired clips...

Thursday, Aug 1, 2013 at 03:00 PM EDT

"Daily Show": Filner Scandal Broke the "Eww-o-Meter"

"Daily Show": Filner Scandal Broke the "Eww-o-Meter"

Interim "Daily Show" host John Oliver said San Diego Mayor Bob Filner's sexual harassment scandal is so "disgusting" it breaks the "Eww-o-Meter."

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Weston Doctor Charged With Domestic Battery

Weston Doctor Charged With Domestic Battery

A Broward County doctor was arrested over the weekend and is now facing domestic battery charges, according to officials.

SUV Slams Into Northwest Miami-Dade Home

SUV Slams Into Northwest Miami-Dade Home

A family is lucky to be alive after the driver of an SUV lost control and slammed into the side of a Northwest Miami-Dade house.

Gunmen Rob Red Lobster, Close Employees in Fridge: Cops

Gunmen Rob Red Lobster, Close Employees in Fridge: Cops

Police are investigating after a pair of masked gunmen stormed a Kendall Red Lobster and closed several employees in a restaurant refrigerator before taking off with $500 cash.

Boy With Autism Dies in Sailboat Fire: Police

Boy With Autism Dies in Sailboat Fire: Police

Police say an 11-year-old boy died when a sailboat caught fire in the waters of Stuart.

13-Year-Old Girl Bitten by Shark Off Central Florida Waters

13-Year-Old Girl Bitten by Shark Off Central Florida Waters

Authorities say a 13-year-old girl was treated and released after being bitten by a shark in the waters off central Florida.

Navy Sailor Accused of Giving Baby Son 29 Bone Fractures

Navy Sailor Accused of Giving Baby Son 29 Bone Fractures

The 2-month-old son of a U.S. Navy sailor had 29 bone fractures and other life threatening injuries and his father is being held on $500,000 bond after being charged with assaulting the