- NYC Mayor de Blasio to return to The Daily Show Updated: Jun-02-15 10:48 am
NEW YORK - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is returning to The Daily Show.
- Paul claims new momentum ahead of second Senate showdown Updated: May-29-15 4:44 pm
CHICAGO - A confident Rand Paul claimed new momentum Friday in his fight against government surveillance programs, just days ahead of his second Capitol Hill showdown in as many weeks.
- Debut of 'Daily Show With Trevor Noah' set for Sept. 28 Updated: May-28-15 4:08 pm
NEW YORK - Comedy Central says Sept. 28 will be opening night for Trevor Noah as the new host of "The Daily Show."
- Late-night TV vet Bill Maher forges ahead with hit formula Updated: May-27-15 2:38 pm
LOS ANGELES - Bill Maher strides into the weekly writers meeting for his HBO show and puts his feet up on the table. His team of scribes, many of whom he's worked with for 22 years, pepper him with ideas and information: the new Republican presidential candidates, the latest outlandish political moves, background on upcoming guests.
- Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef to host Int'l Emmy Awards Updated: May-12-15 12:58 am
NEW YORK - Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef has been chosen to host the 2015 International Emmy Awards Gala in New York in November.
- 'Jon Stewart of Egypt' eyes next project after Harvard stint Updated: May-10-15 11:43 am
BOSTON - Bassem Youssef, the man dubbed the "Jon Stewart of Egypt," is eyeing new projects after teaching students at Harvard University's prestigious Kennedy School of Government how satire can disrupt the social and political order.
- Kimmel won't air new episode opposite Letterman's final show Updated: May-08-15 1:01 am
LOS ANGELES - Jimmy Kimmel is choosing not to air a new episode of his talk show opposite David Letterman's final "Late Show" installment.
- Fox renews 'The Simpsons' for 2 more seasons Updated: May-04-15 6:58 pm
LOS ANGELES - "The Simpsons" will keep the satire coming for at least two more seasons.