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Sunday, Dec 15, 2013 at 10:59 AM EST

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 04:09 PM EST

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 11:32 AM EDT

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 04:47 AM EDT

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 10:27 AM EDT

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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Maria Weakens to a Cat 2 After Knocking Out All Power to PR
Maria Weakens to a Cat 2 After Knocking Out All Power to PR

The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in over 80 years tore off roofs and doors, knocked out power across the entire island and unleashed catastrophic flash flooding Wednesday in an onslaught that could...

Cloudy, Gusty Day as Jose's Fringe Effects Reach Connecticut
Cloudy, Gusty Day as Jose's Fringe Effects Reach Connecticut

Connecticut is back in the possible path of Tropical Storm Jose, but the only expected impact here is breezy, sunny and warm weather by the weekend.

Tick Linked to Meat Allergy Found in Connecticut
Tick Linked to Meat Allergy Found in Connecticut

The tick species that has led to an allergy to red meat in humans has been discovered in Connecticut, state environmental officials said.

5 Post University Employees Fired After Theft Is Discovered
5 Post University Employees Fired After Theft Is Discovered

Post University in Waterbury has dismissed five associates amid an investigation into allegations about the theft of almost $47,000.

Loaded Gun Magazine Found Outside North Haven School
Loaded Gun Magazine Found Outside North Haven School

A loaded gun magazine was found outside a school in North Haven Tuesday night and police said they have identified a person of interest in this case as well as a vandalism incident at the school over the...

Help Hurricane Maria Survivors; NBC CT/Big Y/Red Cross Drive
Help Hurricane Maria Survivors; NBC CT/Big Y/Red Cross Drive

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