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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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Residents Warned About Fake Delivery Tags Left on Homes

Residents Warned About Fake Delivery Tags Left on Homes

Someone has been going door-to-door in Meriden and leaving behind what fake yet legitimate looking delivery tags, police said.

Tolls Expected to Be Brought Up Again in 2017

Tolls Expected to Be Brought Up Again in 2017

The issue of whether Connecticut should install tolls on some of its most traveled highways is expected to be brought up again during the 2017 General Assembly's session.

Mom of 3-Year-Old Found Wandering on Route 69  in Wolcott Arrested

Mom of 3-Year-Old Found Wandering on Route 69 in Wolcott Arrested

The mother of a 3-year-old was found wandering in Wolcott was arrested on Thursday.

Voices From Inauguration Weekend: Who Is Going to DC and Why

Voices From Inauguration Weekend: Who Is Going to DC and Why

Donald Trump will be sworn in as the country's 45th president on Friday and thousands of his supporters from across the country will attend to witness the historic event. They hope his presidency will be the...

Trump to Take Oath of Office Amid Pomp and Protests

Trump to Take Oath of Office Amid Pomp and Protests

Republican Donald J. Trump, a businessman and former reality TV star, will be sworn in Friday as the 45th president of the United States. It will cap an unlikely and historic rise for a man who has never before...

Wallingford Woman Seeks Help Returning Furniture

Wallingford Woman Seeks Help Returning Furniture

Pilgrim Furniture’s seven day return policy is put in print, as is the Department of Consumer Protection’s statute, which restricts customers from returning bedding once it’s delivered to a home.