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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.

Friday, Oct 4, 2013 at 11:02 AM EDT

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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150 Sikorsky Employees Laid Off

150 Sikorsky Employees Laid Off

Sikorsky has laid off 150 employees from its rotary and mission systems' business line, its parent company, Lockheed Martin, said on Tuesday.

CT's First Human Case of West Nile Virus Identified for 2016

CT's First Human Case of West Nile Virus Identified for 2016

The first human case of the West Nile virus has been identified in Connecticut this year.

Ex-Plainfield High School Science Teacher Arrested

Ex-Plainfield High School Science Teacher Arrested

Charges have been filed against a former Plainfield High School science teacher accused of inappropriate behavior with the student and he turned himself in to police today.

Connecticut State Trooper Charged With Threatening

Connecticut State Trooper Charged With Threatening

An 18-year veteran of Connecticut state police has been charged with first-degree threatening and has been suspended amid an internal affairs investigation.

Trump to Make Quick Trip to Mexico Before Immigration Speech

Trump to Make Quick Trip to Mexico Before Immigration Speech

Donald Trump will make a surprise trip to Mexico on Wednesday to meet with the country's president hours before delivering a highly-anticipated speech on immigration. Trump says on Twitter that he looks...