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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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Body of Missing Teacher Found in Schuylkill River

Body of Missing Teacher Found in Schuylkill River

The body of a missing Pennsylvania teacher was found Sunday in the Schuylkill River.

2-Part Storm Could Drop Up to 18 Inches of Snow

2-Part Storm Could Drop Up to 18 Inches of Snow

A major snowstorm is expected to bring a one-two punch snow to the area and it's possible the storm could intensify enough to bring nearly 20 inches of snow to parts of the region, according to the National...

'Device' Found on White House Grounds

'Device' Found on White House Grounds

There is an increased security presence around the White House Monday morning after a "device" was found on the grounds.

Chris Christie Moves Closer to 2016 Run, Launches PAC: WSJ

Chris Christie Moves Closer to 2016 Run, Launches PAC: WSJ

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has taken his firmest step yet toward running for president, launching an organization that allows him to raise money for a potential 2016 campaign. While not a formal entry into...

Early Dismissal for Philly Schools Monday

Early Dismissal for Philly Schools Monday

In anticipation of the winter storm, all schools in the Philadelphia School District and the Philadelphia Archdiocese will dismiss students early at 12 p.m. Monday.