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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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Uncle of Noor Salman, Orlando Gunman's Widow, Defends Her

Uncle of Noor Salman, Orlando Gunman's Widow, Defends Her

The uncle of Noor Salman, who is charged with aiding her husband before he massacred 49 people at an Orlando nightclub, defended her on Tuesday outside a federal court in Oakland.

VIDEO: FBI Arrest Wife of Orlando Gunman

VIDEO: FBI Arrest Wife of Orlando Gunman

As the wife of the Orlando nightclub gunman is set to appear in federal court for the first time on Tuesday, NBC Bay Area obtained exclusive surveillance footage taken in the neighborhood of the moments...

Groundbreaking Ceremony for Warriors' New Stadium

Groundbreaking Ceremony for Warriors' New Stadium

After a host of legal challenges and brouhaha over what a new stadium, and the traffic it will likely bring, to San Francisco, the Golden State Warriors will break ground Tuesday for a new Chase Center...

'It's Liberating:' Behind The Pink Hats of the Women's March

'It's Liberating:' Behind The Pink Hats of the Women's March

On a rainy Sunday afternoon, several dozen women from across the Bay Area huddled inside Piedmont Yarn’s quaint location in Oakland.

Growing List of Democrats Boycotting Trump Inauguration

Growing List of Democrats Boycotting Trump Inauguration

More than 30 House Democrats plan to boycott President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday, casting the Republican businessman as a threat to democracy. Reps. Steve Cohen of Tennessee, Jerrold Nadler of...

Facebook's Zuckerberg Testifies at VR Copyright Trial

Facebook's Zuckerberg Testifies at VR Copyright Trial

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was in Dallas Tuesday to testify at an intellectual property lawsuit over his company's virtual reality headset. Zuckerberg arrived at the Earle Cabell Federal Building for the trial...