| Sep 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Raunchy, gravelly-voiced and self-deprecating comedian Joan Rivers, who rose from Greenwich Village standup to occasional host of "The Tonight Show" and star of TV's "Fashion Police," died Sept 4. She was 81.
"She passed peacefully at 1:17 p.m....
| Sep 18, 2014
| 7:19 AM
NBC Connecticut's Keisha Grant was centerstage Wednesday on Jimmy Fallon's late night show.
Grant was one of several NBC personalities tapped to be part of the 'I've Got Good New and Good News' segment on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.'...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:45 AM
There's nothing like hearing Steven Wright laugh: You never hear a chortle or even a giggle or a guffaw from the comic as he cracks audiences up.
But during a recent chat, Wright lost it when the subject of raising children came up. Wright isn't a...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 6:26 AM
Can you have too much buttah?
Barbra Streisand left Jimmy Fallon in a state of stunned awe on Monday's edition of "The Tonight Show." The hour was great fun, but he sidestepped opportunities to ask revealing questions.
He basically wanted to bask in...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Barbra Streisand hasn't been a guest on "The Tonight Show" since 1963. But she broke the streak on Monday night to appear with Jimmy Fallon.
Streisand was there to promote her new album, "Partners," which features the singer pairing up for a series of...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 12:03 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel today called on Chicagoans to push Jimmy Fallon to bring "The Tonight Show" to Chicago following an on-air pledge the TV funnyman made to the mayor to do so if the city's kids read more than 2.4 million books this summer.
| Sep 11, 2014
| 2:26 AM
For the first time in more than 50 years, Barbra Streisand will appear on a U.S. late-night talk show. She will be the only guest on Monday's edition of "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon."
The appearance is keyed to the release, on Tuesday, of...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:50 PM
It could be many years before history will judge the decisions former President George W. Bush made in the White House, the 43rd president told Jay Leno on "The Tonight Show" Tuesday night. For now, though, he’ll paint.
In a rare TV appearance,...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Like politicians on a whistle-stop tour before a big election, this year's Academy Award nominees have flocked to TV talk shows in recent weeks. But no day may have seen as much of that flocking as Wednesday, when everywhere one looked — morning,...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 4:33 PM
It's been a few days since John Travolta's "Adele Dazeem" flub, but the Internet, celebrity news outlets and late-night television couldn't seem to get enough of it. On Tuesday, the actor finallly copped to the blunder.
Of course, we're speaking of...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 10:10 AM
Jimmy Fallon had a very special guest on Thursday's "The Tonight Show" with a visit from First Lady Michelle Obama. But Mrs. Obama wasn't there to talk politics. Instead, she wanted the late-night host to eat some kale.
During a segment called "ew"...