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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.

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.

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Monterey County Fire Enlists Help from Bay Area Fire Crews

The Soberanes fire burning in Monterey County has enlisted the help of Bay Area fire crews.

Crews Battle 'Unprecedented' SoCal Wildfire, Thousands Displaced

Crews Battle 'Unprecedented' SoCal Wildfire, Thousands Displaced

Thousands of residents remained displaced Monday morning as the Sand Fire continued to burn in California's Santa Clarita Valley. "This fire, what we've seen in 72 hours, is almost unprecedented," said...

Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B

Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B

Verizon has agreed to buy online portal Yahoo Inc. for roughly $5 billion, according to multiple media reports, each citing a single unnamed source.

Man Shoots at Oakland Officer After Collision, Then Flees

Man Shoots at Oakland Officer After Collision, Then Flees

An Oakland police officer was injured Saturday night after a gunman shot at her while she was in her car, according to police.

DNC Convention: Sanders Says Vote for Clinton, Crowd Boos

DNC Convention: Sanders Says Vote for Clinton, Crowd Boos

Angry Democrats booed the mention of Hillary Clinton as her rival Bernie Sanders implored his supporters Monday to elect her over Donald Trump, in the latest sign of disunity as the party tried to move past...

Police Investigating Stabbing Homicide in San Jose

Police Investigating Stabbing Homicide in San Jose

San Jose police officials are investigating a Sunday morning stabbing that left one man dead.