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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 first...

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Docs Explain How 3 Suspects Stole CHP Cruisers

Docs Explain How 3 Suspects Stole CHP Cruisers

When three California Highway Patrol (CHP) cruisers were stolen in separate incidents by suspects in handcuffs, one question arose: What happened?

SoCal Teacher Accused of Sex Acts With Teen

SoCal Teacher Accused of Sex Acts With Teen

An English teacher at a Southern California high school was arrested Thursday for allegedly engaging in sex acts with a 15-year-old boy from San Diego whom he met online.

6 Hometown Buffets Abruptly Close in San Diego

6 Hometown Buffets Abruptly Close in San Diego

Six Hometown Buffets in San Diego closed abruptly Thursday after “ongoing assessments of individual restaurants,” according to a statement by the company.

Goodell Talks San Diego Chargers, Las Vegas Raiders?

Goodell Talks San Diego Chargers, Las Vegas Raiders?

NFL Commissioner discusses where franchises who tried to move to L.A. sit now

GOP Candidates Set to Debate in New Hampshire

GOP Candidates Set to Debate in New Hampshire

An aggrieved Donald Trump returns to the debate stage Saturday night hoping to find his way into the winner's circle in New Hampshire, while a rising Marco Rubio looks to fend off an onslaught of attacks...

Crews Save Victim Trapped in Trench

Crews Save Victim Trapped in Trench

Fire Rescue crews saved a person trapped up to his waist in dirt in a trench in Grantville according to officials.