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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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Protesters Storm Onto I-15, Arrests Made

Protesters Storm Onto I-15, Arrests Made

Two separate protests sent hundreds of people onto the streets of San Diego Tuesday night, the evening after a grand jury decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death...

Bronze Stars, Navy Cross Awarded for Bravery in Afghanistan

Bronze Stars, Navy Cross Awarded for Bravery in Afghanistan

An emotional ceremony at Camp Pendleton awarded a Navy corpsman with the Navy Cross and two killed Marines with the Bronze Star for their brave actions in Afghanistan.

17-Year-Old Diagnosed with Meningococcal Disease

17-Year-Old Diagnosed with Meningococcal Disease

A San Ysidro High School student has been diagnosed with meningococcal disease, according to the to San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA.)

Landscaper Dies While Trimming Tree

Landscaper Dies While Trimming Tree

San Diego firefighters are rescuing a man stuck in a tree 40 feet off the ground.

Ferguson Protests Continue Across the Nation for 2nd Day

Ferguson Protests Continue Across the Nation for 2nd Day

Heated protests continued for a second night in response to a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict the cop who fatally shot Michael Brown, with violence and arrests reported across the nation.

Sony to Offer Partial Refunds for Gaming Console

Sony to Offer Partial Refunds for Gaming Console

People who bought the handheld gaming console PlayStation Vita are in line for a partial refund from Sony because of questionable claims in its advertising.