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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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Concerns Surround Navy SEALs' Training Changes

Concerns Surround Navy SEALs' Training Changes

The Navy is looking to expand where our top warriors, the Navy SEALs, train in San Diego. But not everyone is happy.

Teen Hiker's Death Ruled an Accident

Teen Hiker's Death Ruled an Accident

A teenager died April 24 while hiking the Pacific Crest Trail through San Diego County.

Motorcyclist Killed in Hit-and-Run ID'd

Motorcyclist Killed in Hit-and-Run ID'd

A motorcyclist has died after colliding with an SUV in San Marcos early Sunday morning.

2 Women Shot in Little Italy

2 Women Shot in Little Italy

The attempted robbery happened around 10 p.m. on Kettner Boulevard and Date Street.

Sterling Loses in Court as Judge OKs Clippers Sale

Sterling Loses in Court as Judge OKs Clippers Sale

A judge tentatively ruled against Donald Sterling and in favor of his estranged wife Shelly on Monday, in the trial over whether she had the authority to negotiate a $2 billion deal to sell the Los...

Coronado Sex Suspect Killed in NY Officer Shootout

Coronado Sex Suspect Killed in NY Officer Shootout

Two U.S. marshals and an NYPD officer have been shot in Greenwich Village while trying to apprehend a sex assault suspect, authorities said Monday.