Humor Is Main Course at White House Correspondents' Dinner

Humor Is Main Course at White House Correspondents' Dinner

Journalists, politicians and celebrities gathered Saturday for the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner, a night for President Barack Obama to engage in self-mockery and poke fun at some of his harshest critics. Saturday's dinner was held at the Washington Hilton Hotel. Obama and cele



VIDEO: Cameron's football 'brain fade'

VIDEO: Cameron's football 'brain fade'

David Cameron makes a slip up in a speech on diversity, saying he is a West Ham supporter, when he is actually an Aston Villa fan.

PM's 'brain fade' over football team

PM's 'brain fade' over football team

David Cameron comes under fire from Twitter users after saying in a speech that he supported West Ham - when he is an Aston Villa fan.

Murder victim found dismembered

Murder victim found dismembered

The murder victim whose body was found in a flat in Pontypridd is named as Tracey Woodford as police reveal she was dismembered.

VIDEO: 'Official notice' given for execution

VIDEO: 'Official notice' given for execution

Three of the so-called 'Bali Nine' have been given official notification of their execution in Indonesia, according to reports.

Labour plan to cap rental increases

Labour plan to cap rental increases

Private landlords would not be able to increase rents by more than inflation for three years under Labour plans to give tenants more security.

Prime Minister David Cameron embarrasses himself by mixing up his favourite football team

Prime Minister David Cameron embarrasses himself by mixing up his favourite football team

David Cameron blamed 'brain fade' for the moment he seemed to forget he supported Aston Villa during an election speech

Kidd on Game 4 win: 'This is who we are'

Kidd on Game 4 win: 'This is who we are'

Hear from Jason Kidd after the Bucks' win over the Bulls.

Byrne helped boyfriend get cast

Byrne helped boyfriend get cast

ROSE Byrne is such a Hollywood heavyweight these days that she managed to get her boyfriend Bobby Cannavale a lead role in her new movie.

Crazy hailstorm batters Sydney

Crazy hailstorm batters Sydney

STREETS of Sydney appear covered in snow and roads have turned to rivers after a freak hailstorm battered parts of the city.

Ipswich 2 Nottingham Forest 1: Strikers delight Mick McCarthy

Ipswich 2 Nottingham Forest 1: Strikers delight Mick McCarthy

Mick McCarthy paid tribute to strike duo Daryl Murphy and Freddie Sears after the frontmen earned Ipswich an edgy 2-1 win over Nottingham Forest to move them to the cusp of the Sky Bet Championship play-offs.

Watford promoted to Premier League

Watford promoted to Premier League

Watford have been promoted to the Premier League after other results went their way following a 2-0 win at Brighton.

Watford seal promotion, Boro slip

Watford seal promotion, Boro slip

Watford clinched their return to the Premier League on Saturday afternoon as they enjoyed a 2-0 victory over Brighton to win promotion.

Those who answer the call are never alone

Those who answer the call are never alone

I ARRIVED in Sydney 15 years ago as a freshly anointed cadet reporter for Australian Associated Press.

Pictures: Wanderland becomes ice rink

Pictures: Wanderland becomes ice rink

PIRTEK Stadium looked like a skating rink as Sydney’s wild weather forced kick-off to be delayed for Western Sydney’s clash with Perth Glory.

Fears for Aussies missing in Nepal

Fears for Aussies missing in Nepal

THERE are grave fears for the safety of Australians travelling in Nepal, including the brother of actor Hugh Sheridan, after a huge earthquake hit yesterday.

Baltimore anger over 'racist police'

Baltimore anger over 'racist police'

Protesters gather in Baltimore to condemn police violence a week after Freddie Gray, a black man, died after sustaining injuries in police custody.

Skeletal human remains found in Vaughan

Skeletal human remains found in Vaughan

York Region Police are investigating after skeletal human remains were discovered in a wooded area of Vaughan.

British PM forgets which football team he supports, blames 'brain fade'

British PM forgets which football team he supports, blames 'brain fade'

British Prime Minister David Cameron has made a blunder during his general election campaign when he forgot which football team he supported.

Trio retrieves 'distraught' person from ice near Behchoko

Trio retrieves 'distraught' person from ice near Behchoko

A police officer, a volunteer firefighter and a resident of Behchoko retrieved an adult from the melted surface of Marian Lake Thursday afternoon.

Police 'wrong tool' to deal with homelessness, says head of Yukon RCMP

Police 'wrong tool' to deal with homelessness, says head of Yukon RCMP

Yukon RCMP's commanding officer says he's 'kept awake at night' knowing that police are arresting people who are not criminals, but vulnerable people who need help and support. Peter Clark was speaking at a Whitehorse forum on homeless and vulnerable people.

Raptors on brink of elimination after Game 3 loss

Raptors on brink of elimination after Game 3 loss

The Washington Wizards closed in on a first-round playoff sweep by beating the Toronto Raptors 106-99 on Friday night.

Woman, 35, dies in crash near Fielding, Sask

Woman, 35, dies in crash near Fielding, Sask

A 35-year-old woman is dead after the van she was riding in collided with a transport truck.

Forgotten BBQ blamed for fire that forced 10 from homes in southwest

Forgotten BBQ blamed for fire that forced 10 from homes in southwest

A burning BBQ is the cause of an early morning fire that has forced nearly a dozen people from their homes in southwest Edmonton Saturday.

City staff to ask for a pause on praying before council meetings

City staff to ask for a pause on praying before council meetings

City staff are expected to ask councillors to take a break on benedictions before meetings following Supreme Court ruling on religion in council chambers.

Republican 2016 Hopefuls Are Back In Iowa

Saturday is the Faith & Freedom Coalition Conference where nine 2016 hopefuls will speak to a crowd of 1,000 people in Waukee, west of Des Moines.

Watch Live: White House Correspondents' Dinner

Watch the White House Correspondents' Association's annual dinner. Cecily Strong hosts the event and President Obama delivers remarks.

UKIP's Farage 'Prefers Indians, Austrialians' to Eastern Europeans

UKIP leader Nigel Farage told the BBC1 on Wednesday he has a "slight preference" for Indians and Australians compared to Eastern Europeans.In an interview aired on Wednesday evening, Farage said Indians and Australians were "more likely to speak English" and were his personal choice, rather than peo

Anzac dawn service at Campbellown

AS DAWN broke over Campbelltown this morning, thousands of residents paid their respects to the first Anzacs of 100 years ago

Volcanic mudflows trigger new evacuation alert near Calbuco volcano in Chile

Authorities in Chile urged 2,000 people living near the Calbuco volcano to evacuate Friday after potentially devastating mudflows of volcanic debris were detected in a nearby river, the result of two huge eruptions this week that sent ash across large swaths of southern South America

Baltimore police say man fatally injured in custody should have received medical attention

Baltimore police say Freddie Gray should have received medical care before he was put in a police van. The 25-year-old black man died of a spinal injury a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van.

Kylie Jenner Posts Photo Of Bruce Jenner In Tight Daisy Dukes To Promote His Diane Sawyer Interview ...

Kylie Jenner chose a photo of her dad, Bruce Jenner, in tight Daisy Dukes and a cutoff T-shirt to promote his much-hyped and revealing interview on Friday with Diane Sawyer. Several hours before the airing of the interview, in which it's expected that Jenner will discuss being transgender, his da

Record crowds attend Anzac Day services across the Central Coast

The 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landing and near perfect weather has resulted in record crowds attending Anzac Day marches and commemorative services across the Central Coast.

No more Ronan for X Factor

RONAN Keating has confirmed he won’t be returning to The X Factor Australia. After five seasons, the popular Irish singer is taking a year off to focus on his own music.

Anchor 'lied half-dozen times'

SUSPENDED TV anchor Brian Williams ‘fabricated, misrepresented or embellished’ news accounts a half-dozen times, a new report has revealed.

Education and child care costs soar above general CPI increase

Figures show childcare and schooling have far outstripped price rises in many other parts of the economy.

Restrictions on Codeine for Cough in Kids Endorsed in EU

Do not use codeine for cough/colds in children under 12 years or those aged 12 to 18 years with breathing problems, EMA committee says. International Approvals

EU Approval Recommended for Edoxaban for AF Patients

The positive opinion from Europe comes just 3 months after the FDA gave its approval to the medication for the reduction of stroke and systemic embolism and to treat DVT/PE. Heartwire from Medscape

Apple launches three new Apple Watch ads

Apple has unveiled three new ads for its Apple Watch. The ads are called Apple Watch - Us, Apple Watch - Up, and Apple Watch - Rise. The Up add focuses on ways that users of the Apple watch can keep in touch and mostly focuses on couples doing those sweet things that their single friends dislike. OL

Video: A busy weekend on the 2016 trail

NBC's Kasie Hunt and Ralston Reports' Jon Ralston talk with Luke Russert about a big Democratic gathering in South Carolina, the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition, the "Sheldon Adelson" primary, which 2016 presidential candidates will play well in Nevada, the upcoming Nevada Senate race, and more. (

Video: Presidents' best WHCD lines through history

From Bill Clinton's bad jokes, to Barack Obama's timely jabs, to Ronald Reagan's digs at the press, watch presidents in recent history recite some particularly memorable lines at the White House Correspondents' Dinner (msnbc quick cuts)

Countdown to death: Bali pair given final notice

Bali nine organisers Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran were officially notified of their executions on Saturday.However Attorney-General spokesman Tony Spontana said no date had been set for the executions.

Nepal earthquake: Growing number of Australians missing

At least 11 Australians have been listed as missing in Nepal following the earthquake which has claimed more than 1300 lives.

Allardyce singles out Adrian

Sam Allardyce was full of praise for goalkeeper Adrian after West Ham held on to secure a 0-0 draw against relegation-battling QPR.

Watford discover they are promoted to the Premier League on the bus home

Check out the moment Watford found out they had been promoted to the Premier League - on their team bus.

Burnley 0-1 Leicester: Jamie Vardy goal sees Foxes climb out of bottom three

Leicester City climbed out of the bottom three as they defeated relegation rivals Burnley 1-0 in an attritional battle at Turf Moor, the game turning on one dramatic second-half minute.

Witness: Took 2 hours of smashing concrete to free man

A 7.8 magnitude quake slammed Nepal, killing hundreds, authorities say. Thomas Nybo, a photographer for The New York Times reports from Kathmandu, Nepal.

How earthquakes are measured

Earthquakes are measured using seismographs, which monitor the seismic waves that travel through the Earth after an earthquake strikes.

Bruce Jenner Comes Out as Transgender: I Am a Woman – Video

After months of very intense speculation and being bullied in the tabloid press, Bruce Jenner, famous former Olympian and reality star, is coming clean in a history-making interview with Diane Sawyer for ABC: he is, "for all intents and purposes," a woman. The 2-hour special aired last night

US unveils 6-year-old report on NSA surveillance

With debate gearing up over the coming expiration of the Patriot Act surveillance law, the Obama administration on Saturday unveiled a 6-year-old report examining the once-secret program to collect information on Americans' calls and emails.

Griz's Conley still troubled by sprained foot

Mike Conley said he began preparing for Game 3 the moment the final buzzer sounded at FedExForum on Wednesday.

Nepal: Several hundred dead after worst earthquake in 80 years

A powerful earthquake has rocked Nepal,killing and injuring scores of people.

Many more are feared trapped under rubble, amid widespread scenes of devastation.

The death toll stood at 758 in Nepal, according to a Reuters report at 1453 CET. 

The 7.9 magnitude q

Apple Watch Bands Will Warp And Discolor Over Time, Apple Warns

If you're planning on buying the Apple Watch, expect that the Apple Watch bands will discolor and warp over time. This is according to an internal Apple support document obtained by the folks at 9to5Mac. According to the document, Apple appears to be informing its employees that the Apple Watch band