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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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Union Denounces Release of Names in Police Shootings

Union Denounces Release of Names in Police Shootings

The union representing Philadelphia police officers is challenging the department's decision to make public the names of officers in police-involved shootings.

Wawa Welcome America Events

Wawa Welcome America Events

America's birthplace is starting its Fourth of July celebration a little early.

Gunman Shoots Man 18 Times in Philly

Gunman Shoots Man 18 Times in Philly

A man died from his injuries after he was shot 26 times in West Philadelphia.

Man Drowns at Ocean County Beach

Man Drowns at Ocean County Beach

Officials are investigating the death of a man who drowned at a beach in Ocean County Saturday.

"Freedom Is Not Free": Obama Thanks U.S. Military

"Freedom Is Not Free": Obama Thanks U.S. Military

President Barack Obama says U.S. service members make it possible to enjoy the "greatest blessings" in the greatest country on earth.

LGBT Activists Mark Landmark Philly Demonstration

LGBT Activists Mark Landmark Philly Demonstration

Gay rights activists gathered in front of Independence Hall in Philadelphia on the Fourth of July to mark the progress of their movement and pay tribute to those who launched it a half-century ago — but...