The death toll from the Ghost Ship fire is currently at 36 and expected to rise.
The rise in popularity of Beats 1 and independent stations like Rinse, NTS, and Radar shows just how much we still desire a human touch over algorithm-curated playlists.
TV binging is apparently not a good way to relax, so I got a guy to bang a symbol over my head instead.
In our latest HBO special report, VICE founder Shane Smith investigates Obama's most controversial policy initiatives and the rise of Trump through the eyes of the president's closest advisors and most outspoken critics.
Donald Trump's and Alabama senator Jeff Sessions's stances on policing signal a dramatic shift in priorities for the nation's top law enforcement agency at a time when tensions surrounding police shootings show no sign of easing.
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Bountiful, British Columbia, has been in the news for an ongoing child trafficking trial, but the fundamentalist Mormon settlement is also home to a small group of women leaders who defy stereotypes. Photographer Jackie Dives gets a rare glimpse into thei…
The White House cabinet post will be the retired brain surgeon's first government-held position despite the fact that he has very little experience in housing policy.
How cannabis became one of the mostly highly regulated substances in the US.
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A girl goes with her father to see his mistress regularly. When her father dies, she pays the mistress one last visit and learns something surprising.
Power oscillates between a man and woman who are trying to make something happen, but can never quite get there.
The narrator recounts six brushes with rape in college. In short troubling episodes, he describes things he heard and victims he met—both accuser and accused.
A love triangle between a Danish Poet, a Danish Artist, and a cool young woman who may be a little too smart for her own good.
A man heading into adulthood and marriage hires a day laborer to help him move his things out of storage. But the day laborer bears a resemblance to the young man's abusive stepfather, and miscommunications between the two escalate to violence.
A woman whose wife is dying in the hospital meditates on the meaning of life.
A teacher has a student to her house and helps the student unwind her obsession with the painter Marsden Hartley, which begins, the student realizes, with an older man and a midnight walk in Paris.
Masked guests assembled for an anonymous ritual attend a play within a play: the illustration of the death experience.
A divorced man remembers the last days of his marriage, when he tried to convince his wife to get a job.
A woman in Buenos Aires starts sleeping with an effete American. Together they get away to Paraguay, where the man's naïveté and weakness is laid bare.
Two young women in the fashion industry try to keep their heads above water, whether it's by dating rich guys or stealing clothes from the magazine where they work.
A metaphysical meditation on the meaning of life, told in the form of the spiritual awakening of a man who wanted to be a woman in Britain.
A writer struggles to get a hold of the story of his grandmother-in-law's Christmas wish, for a bench that will sit by her tombstone.
Forty different ways writers torture their characters.