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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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Trump Intends to Declare N. Korea a State Sponsor of Terror
Trump Intends to Declare N. Korea a State Sponsor of Terror

President Donald Trump says he intends to declare North Korea a state sponsor of terror. Trump said Monday that the designation will impose further penalties on the country. He called it a long overdue step and...

Driver Accused of Sexually Assaulting College Student in Hamden Arrested
Driver Accused of Sexually Assaulting College Student in Hamden Arrested

Hamden police have arrested a man who is accused of sexually assaulting a college student when she got into his car in October.

2nd Woman Accuses Sen. Al Franken of Inappropriate Touching
2nd Woman Accuses Sen. Al Franken of Inappropriate Touching

A second woman has accused Minnesota Sen. Al Franken of improper conduct, saying he put his hand on her bottom as they posed for a picture at the Minnesota State Fair in 2010 — after he had begun his career...

Glastonbury Restaurant Owner Charged With Sexual Assault Again
Glastonbury Restaurant Owner Charged With Sexual Assault Again

The owner of a Glastonbury restaurant, who was accused of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman in his restaurant, has been arrested again on similar charges.

Over 2 Million New Englanders to Travel for Holiday: AAA
Over 2 Million New Englanders to Travel for Holiday: AAA

The busy holiday travel season is here, with over two million New Englanders traveling over the Thanksgiving holiday, according to predictions from AAA.