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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...

Thursday, Mar 1, 2018 at 01:08 PM PST

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.

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Man Hurt in Nestor Officer-Involved Shooting
Man Hurt in Nestor Officer-Involved Shooting

One person was injured in an officer-involved shooting in Nestor late Sunday night.

Family, Friends, Service Members Commemorate Memorial Day
Family, Friends, Service Members Commemorate Memorial Day

A lone bugler stood and, as everyone was silent, played a mournful rendition of 'Taps' to mark Memorial Day. On Sunday, Miramar National Cemetery held its seventh Annual Memorial Day Service. It was an emotional...

Carlsbad Solving Homelessness with 'Compassionate' Approach
Carlsbad Solving Homelessness with 'Compassionate' Approach

It's no secret that San Diego County has a homeless problem, but Carlsbad is taking a new approach to the help people who are living on the streets — befriending them.

Shipbuilding at the Heart of San Diego’s Maritime Way of Life for One Family
Shipbuilding at the Heart of San Diego’s Maritime Way of Life for One Family

Meet the inspiring people behind San Diego's maritime industry.

Trump Says US Team in N. Korea Planning Summit With Kim
Trump Says US Team in N. Korea Planning Summit With Kim

President Donald Trump said Sunday a U.S. team was in North Korea to plan a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, raising expectations that the on-off-on meeting would indeed take place. The State...

Fire Briefly Threatens Homes, Disrupts Trolley Services
Fire Briefly Threatens Homes, Disrupts Trolley Services

Firefighters are battling a small brush fire in Lemon Grove on Sunday afternoon, fire officials said.