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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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GLIDE Hand Outs Thousands of Thanksgiving Meals in SF
GLIDE Hand Outs Thousands of Thanksgiving Meals in SF

Thousands of people on Thursday shared a Thanksgiving meal in San Francisco thanks to a long-standing tradition designed to help those in need.

Restaurants Provide Free Thanksgiving Meals for Fire Victims
Restaurants Provide Free Thanksgiving Meals for Fire Victims

Thanksgiving in Wine Country has taken on a special meaning this year after the devastating wildfires destroyed thousands of homes.

16-Year-Old Girl Dead Following Crash Near Livermore: CHP
16-Year-Old Girl Dead Following Crash Near Livermore: CHP

Family and friends are mourning the loss of a 16-year-old girl after the SUV she was riding in crashed late Wednesday near Livermore.

Thousands Flock to Silicon Valley Turkey Trot in San Jose
Thousands Flock to Silicon Valley Turkey Trot in San Jose

Thousands of runners on Thursday flocked to downtown San Jose for the annual "Turkey Trot" race on Thanksgiving.

Navy Calls Off Rescue Effort for 3 Sailors After Plane Crash
Navy Calls Off Rescue Effort for 3 Sailors After Plane Crash

The U.S. Navy has called off search and rescue operations for three sailors not immediately recovered after a C2-A Greyhound plane crashed into the Philipine Sea, the 7th fleet said in a statement. Search and...

Trump Spends Holiday With Troops, Tells Them 'We're Winning'
Trump Spends Holiday With Troops, Tells Them 'We're Winning'

President Donald Trump thanked U.S. troops for their service on Thursday, assuring them "we're really winning" against America's foes as he celebrated Thanksgiving at his private club in Florida and provided...