June 29, 2016 Archive June 2016

The Strokes' energetic return: Play "spot the reference" in this dizzying pastiche video

Even Fox News forced to admit -- GOP's two-year, $7 million Benghazi charade revealed "no new evidence"

UPDATED: 2 explosions rock Istanbul airport, killing at least 28

D.C. enacting $15 minimum wage indexed for inflation, in huge victory for labor rights

Rob Sheffield: “What I love most about David Bowie is that he celebrated the romance of being a fan.”

Secrets of "Blood Simple": The devious neo-noir classic is more complicated than it looks

Sansa Stark has always been a warrior: She's been fierce all along — and it kept her alive

Asian stocks up as worries from Britain's EU leave vote ease

Donald Trump can't talk this away: The self-proclaimed billionaire is no philanthropist

Farewell to the Benghazi farce: Trey Gowdy's investigation concludes not with a bang but a whimper

Iraq taught us nothing: Neoliberalism, interventionism and America's crumbling empire

Sorry, George Will: The GOP became the party of Trump long before he became the nominee

Don't blame Brits for the Brexit: The EU strayed from its roots in post-war unity to become a neoliberal technocracy

The sunset of the Benghazi "scandal": Endless GOP investigations and no smoking gun

The Trump Recession: He's linked himself to potential economic calamity with Brexit stance

New York's police secrecy law: de Blasio fights to keep NYPD abuse records from the public

Clinton and Warren: It might be exactly the right ticket at the right time

David Brooks: Americans today "are easy prey for fact-free magical thinking" from "demagogues who blame immigrants" for all their ills

Bernie Sanders: The global economy doesn't work for the majority of world citizens, but an American Brexit isn't the answer

WATCH: Trevor Noah applauds the SCOTUS decision defending abortion rights in Texas

NRA props up Trump's flailing campaign with multi-million dollar Benghazi-themed ad buy

A cultural evolutionary explanation for the not-so-surprising Brexit outcome

WATCH: Fox News contributor praises new child-labor app -- "At fourteen, my son is going to work"

The pope's moral confusion: He should be applauded for his pro-LBGT remarks — but he didn't go far enough

The dark side of viral fame: "Mac and cheese kid"’s troubles making news again

Ted Cruz, we hardly missed ya: McCarthy tactics and conspiracy theories at his terror panel

Cheering the High Sparrow's death: Why the end of this "Game of Thrones" villain was so satisfying

Scotty Moore's legacy: Elvis's first guitarist helped create a signature rock sound

Rights groups: Suspend Saudi Arabia from U.N. Human Rights Council over war crimes

Hillary Clinton trounces Donald Trump in poll of seven swing states

The Internet is just embarrassing today: #HeterosexualPrideDay twists solidarity of LGBT+ Pride