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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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Shots Fired Inside Apartment at Santana Row in San Jose
Shots Fired Inside Apartment at Santana Row in San Jose

San Jose police on Monday responded to the popular Santana Row shopping mall after gunshots rang out inside a luxury apartment complex.

Pepper Spray Prompts Evacuations at South San Jose Hotel
Pepper Spray Prompts Evacuations at South San Jose Hotel

Pepper spray floating in the air inside a hotel lobby in South San Jose prompted evacuations Monday morning, according to fire officials.

Firefighters Contain Brush Blaze Near Gilroy
Firefighters Contain Brush Blaze Near Gilroy

A fast-moving brush blaze that torched 125 acres south of Gilroy Sunday is 100 percent contained, Cal Fire announced Monday.

Runners Flock to San Francisco for Annual Marathon
Runners Flock to San Francisco for Annual Marathon

For the 40th time Sunday, the city by the bay transformed into a competitive racing course as thousands of runners duked it out at the San Francisco Marathon.

'I Did Not Collude,' Kushner Says on Russia Ties
'I Did Not Collude,' Kushner Says on Russia Ties

Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner denied Monday that he colluded with Russians in the course of President Donald Trump's White House bid, declaring after a closed-door meeting with Senate investigators...

Calif. Woman Arrested in Deadly Crash Livestreamed Online
Calif. Woman Arrested in Deadly Crash Livestreamed Online

An 18-year-old woman has been arrested in California on suspicion of causing a deadly crash that she recorded live on Instagram.