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Sunday, Dec 15, 2013 at 10:59 AM EST

Obama Battles Fake Interpreter, Selfies on "SNL"

Obama Battles Fake Interpreter, Selfies on "SNL"

Barack Obama's actions at Nelson Mandela's memorial service garnered worldwide headlines this week, from his selfie with the Danish Prime Minister's wife Helle Thorning-Schmidt to his handshake with Cuban...

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.

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NJ Swimmer Heads to Rio After Winning 100M Butterfly

NJ Swimmer Heads to Rio After Winning 100M Butterfly

South Jersey swimmer Kelsi Worrell is heading to Rio.

Ikea Recalls Dressers Blamed in 3 Toddlers' Deaths

Ikea Recalls Dressers Blamed in 3 Toddlers' Deaths

Ikea will recall one line of chests and dressers after the deaths of three toddlers in two years, the company confirmed Monday. The company will offer full refunds or store credit to anyone who ever bought one...

Journalist Involved in JT Twitter Controversy Speaks Out

Journalist Involved in JT Twitter Controversy Speaks Out

A Philadelphia-based journalist involved in a controversial Twitter exchange with pop superstar Justin Timberlake over a speech at Sunday night's BET Awards, is speaking out about the widespread reaction.

Man Kills Wife With Crossbow 9 Days After Marriage: Police

Man Kills Wife With Crossbow 9 Days After Marriage: Police

A man was arrested after he allegedly shot and killed his wife with a crossbow nine days after they got married.

Philly Cop Accused of Luring, Robbing Men

Philly Cop Accused of Luring, Robbing Men

A Philadelphia Police officer was arrested after he allegedly robbed two men in Bristol Township.

Former School Worker Sexually Assaults Teen Girl: Officials

Former School Worker Sexually Assaults Teen Girl: Officials

A former employee at a Montgomery County school is accused of sexually assaulting a student.