After seven and half years on The Daily Show — and a summer in the hosting seat while Jon Stewart filmed Rosewater — John Oliver will debut his own weekly current events show on Sunday nights starting in 2014.
Last week, Variety reported that Daily Show head writer Tim Carvell will be following Oliver to HBO.
- Donald Trump's campaign chief Stephen Bannon said "he doesn't like Jews," according to his ex-wife.
- Facebook shifts to algorithms to decide which stories to highlight in its trending news section after allegations of liberal bias at the company.
- Far-right protesters climbed Berlin's famous Brandenburg Gate to protest against refugees. About 1.1 million asylum-seekers arrived in Germany last year.