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Check out the latest photos of your favorite celebrities.

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<![CDATA[Selena’s Wax Figure Unveiled at Madame Tussauds Hollywood]]> Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:15:43 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/selena-wax-figure.PNG
This will make your heart sing, "Bidi bidi bom bom!" Grammy-award winning Selena Quintanilla Perez now has her place among Hollywood's elite in the place where many fans flock to finally grab a picture...

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<![CDATA[‘Late Night’: Look at Extreme Weather, Climate Change]]> Wed, 31 Aug 2016 02:06:29 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e151_411_closerlook_20160830_1200x675_754845251599.jpg
Host Seth Meyers believes that climate change should have more attention in this election cycle. With this summer being the hottest in recorded history, the above average temperatures for every season is likely...]]>
<![CDATA[Late at Night on NBC]]> Mon, 15 Aug 2016 15:13:59 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP24762024125.jpg
Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers bring the laughs late night on NBC.

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<![CDATA['Late Night': DJ Khaled Explains 'Major Key']]> Wed, 31 Aug 2016 02:04:32 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/KHALED_GettyImages-598001112.jpg
Host Seth Meyers asks DJ Khaled to explain his concept of the "keys." He wants to inspire the whole world and while doing so he finds inspiration in himself.

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<![CDATA[ 'Tonight Show': Pros and Cons of Being a Freshman]]> Wed, 31 Aug 2016 02:00:11 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/nbc_tjf_hlt_s3e191_523_proscons_20160830_1200x675_754845251581.jpg
Jimmy Fallon weighs the good and bad of high school grads heading off to college for the first time.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight': Beatboxing Newscasters]]> Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:56:47 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/nbc_tjf_hlt_s3e191_523_audiencesuggestion_beatboxing_v2_20160830_1200x675_754844227712.jpg
Jimmy Fallon takes suggestions from the audience, including a new segment from a podcast hosted by Tarik from The Roots and "Tonight Show" writer Jonathan Adler - two men who don't really know each other or talk...]]>
<![CDATA[Gomez Cancels Tour Dates As She Battles Depression]]> Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:36:44 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/selena+gomez+gq.jpg
Selena Gomez is taking time off from her Revival World Tour as she battles anxiety, depression and panic attacks following her Lupus diagnosis, which she made public in 2015.

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<![CDATA[Video Captures Solo Reaction as She Learns of Suspension]]> Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:42:00 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-579179042.jpg
The soccer star was being filmed by a documentary crew when she first learned of the decision to suspend her for comments she made following the U.S. team's loss in the Olympics to Sweden

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<![CDATA[Rodney Harrison Slams Kaepernick as 'Not Black']]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:30:24 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/harrisonKapernick.jpg
Harrison's remarks drew quick criticism across social media, including several posts from ESPN host Sage Steele, who slammed Harrison's remarks as a "racist, ignorant double standard."

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<![CDATA[Superwoman: Graf Makes 'American Ninja Warrior' History]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:59:18 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-ninja595016118sm.jpg
Jessie Graf amazed audiences Monday night when she made history becoming the first woman to compete the grueling stage 1 of the Las Vegas finals obstacle course on "American Ninja Warrior".

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<![CDATA['Tonight Show' 'Free Fallin' by Tom Petty]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 11:46:09 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/nbc_tjf_hlt_s3e190_522_firstdraftsofrock_20160829_1200x675_754114115527.jpg
First Drafts of Rock takes a look at the original version of Tom Petty's "Free Fallin'" entitled "Free Horses" with Kevin Bacon.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': A Closer Look at Trump and Clinton Debate Prep]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 06:48:16 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e150_410_closerlook_20160829_1200x675_754111043892.jpg
The X-factor for this general election season is the debate, host Seth Meyers concludes. And with the first debating nearing, Meyers looks at how both candidates are calling each other racists and bigots.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': An Interview with Donald Trump's Doctor]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 02:21:59 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e150_410_trumpdoctor_20160829_1200x675_754112067696.jpg
Host Seth Meyers reevaluates Donald Trump's doctor and his claim that Trump is completely healthy.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight Show': Picture This, Bill Clinton, Melania Trump]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 02:16:50 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/nbc_tjf_hlt_s3e190_522_picturethis_20160829_1200x675_754111043628.jpg
Host Jimmy Fallon compares duplicate Instagram captions before revealing the very different images each account was captioning.]]>
<![CDATA[Gene Wilder: A Manic Comic Genius]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:02:07 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/GeneWilder-WillyWonkaChocolateFactory-1971-WarnerBros-sm.jpg
Gene Wilder was born Jerome Silberman, but his stage name proved to be a well-chosen moniker. The comic actor, in his greatest roles, earned via all-out commitment dangerous laughs by portraying the wild...

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<![CDATA[Wilder's Nephew Releases Heartfelt Statement ]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:47:31 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/GeneWilder-YoungFra-1974-Twentieth-sm.jpg
Gene Wilder's nephew, Jordan Walker-Pearlman, released a statement on his uncle's death from Alzheimer's complications. "It is almost unbearable for us to contemplate our life without him," the statement reads.

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<![CDATA[In Memoriam: Gene Wilder]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:27:55 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP_7906260679-WilderG.jpg
Take a look back at the people we've lost in 2016, including politicians, artists and other public figures.

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<![CDATA[Gene Wilder Remembered: 'As Funny as They Come']]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 17:39:22 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/MelBrooks-TeriGarr-GeneWilder-MartyFeldman-YoungFrankenstein-1974-sm.jpg
Gene Wilder, star of comedy classics like "Young Frankenstein," "Blazing Saddles," and "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," died Monday at the age of 83 due to complications from Alzheimer's.

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<![CDATA[Gene Wilder: Comedy Genius of the Silver Screen]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 17:23:38 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/GeneWilder-PeterBoyle-YoungFrankenstein-1974-Twentieth-sm.jpg
Gene Wilder was best known for his roles in the movies "Young Frankenstein," "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" and "Blazing Saddles," among other classics. He died on Aug.

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<![CDATA[Marc Anthony Cries in Concert Over Juan Gabriel's Death]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:38:31 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/marc-anthony-radio-city.jpg
The death of legendary singer Juan Gabriel this weekend moved people around the world to tears - including fellow icon Marc Anthony. Anthony grew emotional Sunday night at Radio City Music Hall while performing...

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<![CDATA[MTV VMA Red Carpet Looks]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:55:35 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/vma-red-carpet-6.jpg
Take a peek at stars strutting their stuff on the red carpet at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards on August 28, 2016.]]>
<![CDATA[Tim McGraw Surprises Newlyweds]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:01:29 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Tim+McGraw+serenade+wedding+main+photo+collage+CREDIT+Adrienne+Marie.jpg
Country music star Tim McGraw brought some star power to a couple's downtown Philadelphia wedding this weekend, making the day even more unforgettable for the newlyweds and their guests.

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<![CDATA[Bruce Springsteen Stops Concert for Marriage Proposal]]> Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:19:41 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/BruceSpringsteen-AP_506149291660.jpg
Bruce Springsteen stopped his show to invite a couple on stage during his concert at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey Thursday night, “Today” reported. Springsteen stopped singing after he noticed something going...

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<![CDATA['Tonight Show': Thank You Notes for Tim Tebow, Parallel Parking]]> Sat, 27 Aug 2016 09:37:22 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/nbc_tjf_hlt_s3e189_521_thankyounotes_20160826_1200x675_752562755766.jpg
Jimmy Fallon thanks Tim Tebow, among others, in his latest edition of his Thank You Notes.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight Show': Jessica Alba, Jeff Foxworthy Try Roomba Beer Pong]]> Sat, 27 Aug 2016 09:24:32 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-595427954.jpg
Watch Jessica Alba and Jeff Foxworthy take their best shots at the ever-popular Roomba Beer Pong competition on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon."]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Shoots Down Drone Hovering Over Robert Duvall's House]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:00:10 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/082616+robert+duvall+Jennifer+Youngman.jpg
Jennifer Youngman said she was cleaning two guns on her front porch in Fauquier County when she saw two men park in front of the actor's home.

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<![CDATA[Primetime Preview I: 'The Voice' Returns, 'Timeless' Debut]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:02:15 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/preview-voice.jpg
Primetime Preview I: It's The Return of 'The Voice,' Debut of 'Timeless'

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