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Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 at 01:09 PM PST

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 08:32 AM PDT

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 01:47 AM PDT

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 07:27 AM PDT

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 08:02 AM PDT

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 08:45 AM PDT

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...

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Surveillance Video Shows Clown Crook Robbing Gas Station

Surveillance Video Shows Clown Crook Robbing Gas Station

Newly released surveillance video shows a not-so-funny suspect in a frightening clown mask holding a gas station clerk at gunpoint in one of three, possibly related robberies

Target to Stay Open Later

Target to Stay Open Later

Target is extending closing hours to midnight at many stores to attract more shoppers.

Cyclists Ride to Support Fiesta Island Crash Victims

Cyclists Ride to Support Fiesta Island Crash Victims

Hundreds of cyclists looped around Fiesta Island Tuesday evening as an emotional tribute to those injured in a collision with a wrong-way driver.

Armed Robbers Invade Woman's Home: Police

Armed Robbers Invade Woman's Home: Police

Two suspects broke into a Grant Hill home to rob it Tuesday afternoon as a 73-year-old woman sat inside, San Diego Police say.

Marine Wife's Suspected Lover Charged With Her Murder

Marine Wife's Suspected Lover Charged With Her Murder

Murder charges were filed Tuesday morning against the man prosecutors believe killed the 19-year-old wife of a fellow Marine and disposed of her body in a 14-story abandoned mine in a remote Southern California...

San Diego Man Arrested in Ferguson Violence

San Diego Man Arrested in Ferguson Violence

A San Diego man is among those non-residents arrested in violent clashes with police in Ferguson.