Jay Leno tells Bill Maher: Mizzou protesters were right — school president was ‘clueless’

Jay Leno tells Bill Maher: Mizzou protesters were right — school president was ‘clueless’

Arturo Garcia Real Time host Bill Maher battled panelists Jay Leno, Michael Steele and Dylan Ratigan on Friday when he complained about the recent anti-racism protests at Yale University and the University of Missouri. Maher recounted the discussion at Yale that was touched off by a university email advising students not to use Halloween costumes

World leaders rally around France after attacks

World leaders rally around France after attacks

Al Jazeera

The US president and other world leaders have condemned a series of coordinated attacks in the French capital Paris that has left more than a hundred people dead. In a statement late on Friday evening, Obama said the attacks were an “outrageous attempt to terrorise civilians” and that his country was ready to provide France with…

Small tsunamis reported after 7.0-magnitude earthquake shakes Japanese coast

Small tsunamis reported after 7.0-magnitude earthquake shakes Japanese coast

Agence France-Presse A powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the southwestern coast of Japan early Saturday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, with Japanese authorities reporting several small tsunamis on at least two islands. The USGS put the epicentre of the shallow quake about 160 kilometres (100 miles) from the town of Makurazaki in southwest Japan,

ISIS supporter tweets: ‘We will humiliate you, oh pigs of France’

ISIS supporter tweets: ‘We will humiliate you, oh pigs of France’

International Business Times

‘We Will Humiliate You, Oh Pigs Of France’

BEIRUT— As France reeled from the terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday night, and as people around the globe took to social media to express their horror and dismay, one slice of social media in the Arab world celebrated the carnage as an historic triumph. “Remember the 14th of November Paris,” one ISIS supporter declared on…

George Takei calls for compassion after Paris attacks: ‘We must resist the urge to dehumanize’

George Takei calls for compassion after Paris attacks: ‘We must resist the urge to dehumanize’

Arturo Garcia Actor and social activist George Takei encouraged Americans not to turn the terrorist attacks against Paris on Friday into an excuse for racist behavior. “We must resist the urge to categorize and dehumanize, for it is that very impulse that fueled the insanity and violence perpetrated this evening,” Takei wrote on his Facebook

‘I thought this was the end’: Witness recounts scene at Paris Cambodian noodle shop Le Petit Cambodge

‘I thought this was the end’: Witness recounts scene at Paris Cambodian noodle shop Le Petit Cambodge

International Business Times

The first sign that a seemingly ordinary November night in Paris was about to descend into tragedy emerged around 9 o’clock local time, with word that a shootout was unfolding at a crowded Cambodian noodle shop in the 10th Arrondissement, a trendy neighborhood popular with young people and tourists. The Friday evening was packed with the…

German officials investigating arrested man over Paris attacks

German officials investigating arrested man over Paris attacks

International Business Times

German police officials are investigating if a man, arrested with firearms in the southern region of Bavaria last week, is linked to Friday’s Paris attacks that killed 127 people. The six attacks, including one in Bataclan concert hall that killed 80 people, led to the French borders being closed and other countries beefing up their security…