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Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014 at 02:24 PM PST

Leno Talks 2016 Election, Olympics With McCains on "Tonight Show"

Leno Talks 2016 Election, Olympics With McCains on "Tonight Show"

Jay Leno kicked off the final month of “The Tonight Show” before he hands the reins to Jimmy Fallon by having on Sen. John McCain and his daughter, columnist Meghan McCain.

Sunday, Dec 15, 2013 at 07:59 AM PST

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 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.

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'No Justice': Crowds March Down El Cajon Streets

'No Justice': Crowds March Down El Cajon Streets

A crowd of people angry over the shooting death of an unarmed black man in El Cajon swarmed the streets near the site of the shooting.

Man Killed by El Cajon Police Held Vaping Device: PD

Man Killed by El Cajon Police Held Vaping Device: PD

The object held by a black man shot and killed by El Cajon Police officers Tuesday was a type of vaping device, police sources told NBC 7.

Who Was Alfred Olango?

Who Was Alfred Olango?

Friends say he was an Ugandan refugee who friends say came to the U.S. at the age of 12 in search of protection

El Cajon Mayor Promises Thorough Investigation, Transparency

El Cajon Mayor Promises Thorough Investigation, Transparency

El Cajon Mayor Bill Wells promised a thorough investigation by multiple agencies, including the FBI, into the deadly police shooting of an unarmed black man that has prompted protests and uproar in the...

Police Shot El Cajon Suspect Minutes After Arriving at Scene

Police Shot El Cajon Suspect Minutes After Arriving at Scene

The shooting sparked uproar in the community, prompting many to gather at the scene and demand answers.

Protesters Demand Video, Investigation on Man's Shooting

Protesters Demand Video, Investigation on Man's Shooting

Demonstrators are expected to rally in front of the El Cajon Police Department (ECPD) in San Diego’s East County Wednesday in light of the deadly shooting of an unarmed black man.