See ‘Daily Show’ Crew Reenact Stephen Colbert’s Last Day as Correspondent

“I can’t believe you’re leaving in the middle of the George W. Bush administration. There’s never gonna be another president this good for comedy. This guy does something ridiculous at least once a month,” Bee said. “I know there’s one thing for sure: There is no scenario where I will ever say, ‘God, I wish […]

Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Apple Daily Sells Out of Copies After Police Raid

“Raiding a news institution is a severe attack on press freedom and should not be tolerated in a civilized society. The regime believes that we will be silenced by intimidation and harassment, and that they can take an international city down the path of autocracy,” the statement read. “Hong Kong’s press freedom is now hanging […]

Tokyo reports 188 new daily COVID-19 cases as city braces for holiday exodus

People in Tokyo have been urged to refrain from traveling to their hometowns for family reunions during the Bon holiday period which usually sees an annual mass-exodus from the capital, as well as dining out in large groups over extended periods, or attending smaller gathering in close proximity with others.

Apple Daily: Hong Kong newspaper defiant after crackdown

“Under Xi Jinping, the Communist Party has long shown itself afraid of public opinion on the mainland, and is using the new national security law to try to smash Hong Kong’s independent voices and settle scores with longtime critics,” said HRW Asia director Brad Adams.

Hong Kong’s Apple Daily vows to fight on after owner arrested

Hong Kong has since become another source of contention between the United States and China, whose relations were already at their most strained in years over issues including trade, the novel coronavirus, China’s treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority and its claims in the South China Sea.

‘Apple Daily must fight on,’ HK tabloid front page reads after owner arrest

HONG KONG, Aug 11 (Reuters) – Hong Kong’s Apple Daily tabloid responded with defiance on Tuesday to the arrest of owner Jimmy Lai under a new national security law imposed by Beijing, promising to “fight on” in a front-page headline above an image of Lai in handcuffs.

‘Apple Daily Must Fight On,’ HK Tabloid Front Page Reads After Owner Arrest

HONG KONG – Hong Kong’s Apple Daily tabloid responded with defiance Tuesday to the arrest of owner Jimmy Lai under a new national security law imposed by Beijing, promising to “fight on” in a front-page headline above an image of Lai in handcuffs. 

Watch Jon Stewart, ‘Daily Show’ Correspondents Reunite on ‘Colbert’

In one of the interview’s funniest moments, Stewart gazed at the stage full of youthful-looking comic talents and lamented his own appearance. “Why has age ravaged me?” he asked. “You were the ones out in the field. I’m in a studio surrounded by craft services, yet in a Benjamin Button scenario, I’m at the beginning […]

Minecraft Dungeons is getting daily missions, more merchants

Finally, the game will receive a physical release on the same day for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. This version will be the Hero Edition of the game which includes both the Jungle Awakens and Creeping Winter expansions. And also a box.

Florida adds 276 deaths, a new daily record, to virus toll

Although confirmed COVID-19 cases have been decelerating in the state, adding about 5,800 on Tuesday, the fatality number reflects the deadliness of the disease during its surge in Florida in late June and July.