Fallon canceled "Tonight" on November 3, when his 68-year-old mother fell ill. It's pretty raw stuff, especially from a host who's often accused of being somewhat one-note and superficial.
Following the news of Gloria Fallon's death, a family spokesperson issued the following statement, "Jimmy Fallon's mother, Gloria, died peacefully on Saturday". "Mom, I'll never stop trying to make you laugh", he said.
His return to the stage kicked off with a tribute to his late mother, whom Fallon called "the best audience". "She was the one I was always trying to make laugh, and she was such a fan of the show and everything I did". "We would hold hands, you know".
On the same day that the 27-year-old singer announced details of her new world tour, she made a surprise appearance on "The Tonight Show" to debut another single off her new album, "Reputation". "I almost gasped. Tears".
The sweet track was a poignant choice, as its lyrics reflect the anecdote Fallon shared earlier in the show.
Tonight Show writer and producer Mike DiCenzo took to Twitter for some background on Swift's performance and the emotions she wrought.
"As some of you know, my mother, Gloria, passed away recently", a very emotional Fallon said at the top of his broadcast on Monday. I could see Jimmy silhouetted at his desk dabbing his eyes with a tissue. "It was a lovely coincidence in a attractive performance", he wrote.
Taylor sat down at the piano to sing the heartfelt song and was accompanied by just an acoustic guitar and some backup singers.
Diggs said he wanted to pay homage to service members, but the Vikings were penalized 15 yards for unsportsmanlike conduct. The Vikings gave up almost double the 16.9 points they had allowed per game during the first half of the season.
His government says the police act in self-defense, but critics say executions are taking place with no accountability. More than 3,900 people have been killed in a war on drugs that Mr Duterte declared when he took office a year ago .
The Flash piece shows a pretty similar costume design to what has been seen in the film, just with a more damaged looking texture. Justice League composer Danny Elfman hid a fun little moment in the film's score and briefly spoke with us about the easter egg.
But Mr Turnbull on Tuesday warned Australians would not welcome moves to wind back anti-discrimination protections. Ultimately it was up to parliament to decide which bill was the "vehicle to facilitate" the parliamentary debate.
Taxes would go down across the board on average for all groups, according to the Joint Committee on Taxation. Caricatures of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, President Donald Trump, and House Speaker Paul Ryan.
More than 3,900 people have been killed in a war on drugs that Mr Duterte declared when he took office past year . Ms Ardern will meet Rodrigo Duterte later this evening after the East Asia Summit finishes in Manila .
The Income Tax department has, however, denied any political links and claimed the raids to be a part of the "clean money drive". The official added that more people would be summoned as and when required to bring the raids to a logical conclusion.
Women, revamp your diet today. You're more prone to diabetes
It is a small, white, circular patch which monitors blood sugar levels and will warn her when she has to inject insulin. Why does blood sugar matter? Below is a list of five such foods that can help you bring down your blood glucose levels.
This is how long you have to spend your old £10 note
The new version is two and a half times stronger than its paper counterpart (and is better at surviving the washing machine). Its days have been numbered since the new polymer tenner, depicting author Jane Austen, entered circulation in September.
New weather satellite scheduled to be launched on Tuesday
This interagency effort (JPSS) is the latest generation of US polar-orbiting, non-geosynchronous environmental satellites. The satellite is slated to launch aboard a Delta II rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California at 4:47 a.m.
Packers top Bears for first win with Brett Hundley
Third-string running back Jamaal Williams replaced Montgomery in the second half with the Packers clinging to a 10-6 lead. There was a sense of loss beyond the final score of the Bears' 23-16 defeat to the Packers at Soldier Field on Sunday.
South American soccer officials go on trial in NY
The trio then used USA financial institutions to funnel millions of dollars to secret offshore accounts, prosecutors allege. Prosecutors haven't disclosed the names of their cooperators because of attempts, they say, to intimidate witnesses.
Soldier, militant killed in Kashmir gunfight
Srinagar :An army man and a militant were killed in ongoing gunfight in Kulgam district of southern Kashmir on Tuesday. However, when the security forces were moving towards particular area, militants opened fire, they said.
Tesco's £3.7bn takeover of Booker given green light
CMA said, "This is a provisional decision and the CMA is now inviting further comment and evidence before coming to a final view". The CMA's findings are surprising given its previous concerns over the deal, which was first announced in January.
Salesforce.com Inc (CRM) Stake Lifted by Rhumbline Advisers
The CRM provider reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.09 by $0.24. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 49,913 shares in the company, valued at $4,629,430.75.
Stalker sets woman on fire in Chennai
The accused who escaped from the scene after receiving a few blows was reportedly picked up police on Tuesday. Induja's uncle said that Ashok was stalking Induja since her father went overseas for some work.