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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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2 Children Killed After Carjackers Hit Crowd

2 Children Killed After Carjackers Hit Crowd

Two children are dead and three other people are in critical condition after carjackers ran down a group of people in North Philadelphia, police say. Two men carjacked a woman at gunpoint around 11:15

Storm Brings Thunder, Lightning, Rain

Storm Brings Thunder, Lightning, Rain

A powerful storm cell moved through San Diego Friday bringing thunder, lightning and heavy rain.

Body of Slain Escondido Cop Found, Husband Arrested

Body of Slain Escondido Cop Found, Husband Arrested

A Murrieta man is in custody, accused in the death of his wife, an Escondido police officer.

Found: Mother, Son Wanted in Cross-Country Search

Found: Mother, Son Wanted in Cross-Country Search

A 12-year-old boy and his mother, subjects of a cross-country search, were found Thursday in Tijuana.

Chief Defends SDPD's Strip Club Check

Chief Defends SDPD's Strip Club Check

San Diego's top cop is standing up for her officers named in a lawsuit filed by dancers at a local strip club after a March incident.

PD: Boy Scout Shooting Death Unsolved

PD: Boy Scout Shooting Death Unsolved

William Shook somehow got the unregistered gun in Las Vegas and brought it to San Diego while on a camping trip.