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  • Jon Stewart appears onstage at The 2012 Comedy Awards in New York, Saturday, April 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)

    Tuning in to TV: Former backup singer wins 'The Voice'

    Jermaine Paul was front and center on "The Voice." The 33-year-old background singer from Harriman, N.Y., was declared the winner of the NBC singing competition Tuesday night.


  • Stewart brings show to Tampa for convention

    Comedian Jon Stewart is broadcasting his "Daily Show" from Tampa, Fla., during the Republican National Convention.


  • Trophies and laughs await on 'The Comedy Awards'

    The notion that TV viewers need another awards show may be laughable.


  • Brit and American comedy dance at 'Secret Ball'

    At the first U.S. Secret Policeman's Ball, American and British comics took turns on the Radio City Music Hall stage to showcase the foul-mouthed joy of free speech.


  • British-based all-star concert to debut in NYC

    The Secret Policeman's Ball is letting America in on the party: The British-based music and comedy festival is coming to New York in March.


  • "Did you spot the trend amongst the Republican nominees?" Jon Stewart asked recently on his Comedy Central program, "The Daily Show." "They're all saying crazy things." (Associated Press)

    What's so funny? Comedians say GOP

    If President Obama can spare a moment from such chores as winning re-election, he might find a few chuckles on late-night TV.


  • Rep. Ron Paul joins with Rep. Barney Frank and other Democrats to back first-ever legislation to "end the federal war" on marijuana. (Image from Rep. Ron Paul, Texas Republican.)

    Inside the Beltway

    He does well in straw polls. Now he may do well in grass polls, too. Sure to add an interesting dimension to the White House derby on Thursday: presidential hopeful Rep. Ron Paul, Texas Republican, joins Rep. Barney Frank, Massachusetts Democrat, to introduce the first-ever legislation to "end the federal war on marijuana and letting states legalize, regulate, tax and control marijuana without federal interference," says a spokesman.


  • ** FILE ** Comedy Central host Jon Stewart. (Image from Comedy Central)

    Inside the Beltway

    Pundit, newsman, comedian, nervous female? Jon Stewart's media identity is at stake following his appearance on "Fox News Sunday."


  • Laurence Fishburne is leaving his role as Dr. Raymond Langston on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation." (Associated Press)

    Tuning in to TV

    The story about U.S. Rep. Anthony D. Weiner's use of Twitter to send a lewd photo to a woman has been awkward for comic Jon Stewart, a friend of the congressman's. On Tuesday, it proved painful as well.


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