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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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AMBER ALERT: 16-Year-Old Girl Abducted in Pennsylvania

AMBER ALERT: 16-Year-Old Girl Abducted in Pennsylvania

An Amber Alert has been issued for a 16-year-old girl who was abducted from her upstate Pennsylvania home.

Police Capture Escaped Inmate Suspected in Killing Near Jail

Police Capture Escaped Inmate Suspected in Killing Near Jail

An inmate has been captured after police say he walked away from a work-release program in Pennsylvania while serving jail time for a probation violation and killed an acquaintance who lived nearby.

Young Mom Fatally Shot Inside Port Richmond Home

Young Mom Fatally Shot Inside Port Richmond Home

A young mother was murdered execution-style inside her Philadelphia home while her young daughter was nearby, police said.

Deadly Crash in Bucks County

Deadly Crash in Bucks County

One person was killed in a multi-vehicle crash in Bucks County Friday morning.

Homes, Car Struck by Bullets in Feltonville

Homes, Car Struck by Bullets in Feltonville

Police are searching for the gunman who sprayed two homes and a car with bullets in a Philadelphia neighborhood early Friday morning.

Vandals Topple More Than 100 Headstones at Jewish Cemetery

Vandals Topple More Than 100 Headstones at Jewish Cemetery

More than 100 headstones were toppled at a historic Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia.