July 15, 2016 Archive July 2016

7 things you need to know about Mike Pence, Trump's reported VP pick

"Stick to sports" is no longer an option: What it means for NBA stars to take a stand for Black Lives Matter

Dance into the fire: A close look at Duran Duran's low-key red-hot tour of the summer

Norman Lear sits down with Salon: "Trump is the middle finger of the American right hand"

Donald Trump says 'this is war' after attack in Nice, France

Horror in France: At least 80 killed after truck loaded with weapons plows through crowd

Castro's youth seen as a plus and a minus for Clinton ticket

America is a wasteland: The U.S. produces a shocking amount of garbage

What Newt Gingrich really thinks of Donald Trump: He's "not a conservative"

Robert Reich: Here's what to expect at the conventions — and the reason we have them

Cashing in on the RNC: Clevelanders are making a buck on Airbnb — but will they get rich quick?

A roadmap for Hillary and Democrats: Here's how to make a political platform progressive

Benghazi, Bill Clinton's scandals: Republicans poised to break out their greatest hits at convention circus

An attack on all of us: The France horror has shaken the world — but terrorists will not destroy our humanity

Paul Krugman: "What's good for the Dow isn't good for America"

140 Silicon Valley leaders pen open letter protesting Donald Trump nomination

David Brooks: "The forces of multiculturalism" created Trump, only "American nationalism" can destroy him

Bill Maher to Stephen Colbert: "The police department cannot be revenge for high school"

Seth Meyers previews the utter disaster that will be the Republican National Convention

Filmers of Alton Sterling, Eric Garner killings say police have harassed and detained them

Mick Jagger's having a baby again, because he's Mick Jagger

28 pages of 9/11 inquiry being released after 13-year wait

Trump on Twitter: "I have chosen Governor Mike Pence as my Vice Presidential running mate"

More than just a pretty picture: What this 3D image of 1.2 million galaxies tells us about the fate of the universe

Newt's disgraceful last-ditch attempt to be Trump's VP: Gingrich calls for deporting U.S. Muslims after attack in France

Stephen Colbert explains why it's difficult to mock Hillary Clinton: It's policy papers versus a "giant orange manatee"

Samantha Bee reveals the hidden meaning behind the new Trump-Pence 2016 logo

Cornel West endorses Green Party's Jill Stein, calls Trump "neo-fascist catastrophe," Clinton "neoliberal disaster"

Playboy playmate body-shames woman in gym shower, gets banned from all L.A. Fitness locations

Nice truck driver identified after Bastille Day attack leaves 84 dead, 202 injured in France: What we know so far

"28 pages" showing Saudi connection to 9/11 attacks finally released after 14 years

I can't bear to watch HiddleSwift: The public spectacle of love-tweet-delete is just too much