A growing underclass are being forced to leave their homes and live in temporary accommodation miles away; their kids flea-bitten, their debts piling up.
Five HIV-positive women are suing Doctors Without Borders and other groups over sterilisations that allegedly occurred without their knowledge or proper consent.
While the shooter possibly sought revenge for the deaths of Garner and Brown, the families of the two men strongly condemned the attack and offered their condolences.
The CIA commissioned its own internal report on the agency's 'enhanced interrogation' programme, but almost nothing has been known about it - till now.
VICE News travels to the 2014 Fuerzas Comando, an inter-military and special ops exercise, to see how countries from Belize to the US are working together to combat threats within and beyond their borders.
A clinically dead pregnant woman is being kept on life support against the wishes of her parents to preserve the life of her unborn foetus. How many more victims is my country's antiquated abortion law going to claim?
Jews in Iran haven't always been treated like fellow countrymen, so a newly-erected monument honouring Jews who fought in the Iran-Iraq War serves as a proverbial olive branch.
VICE News visit the top tourist destination in Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, where tourists and UN observers enjoy the views of volcanic hills, sprawling vineyards and Syria's civil war.
It should come as no surprise that the Obama family has felt the sting of racial prejudice in their lives. The Obama presidency has been defined by race, because in America, we're all defined by race.
An incredible 17 percent of women surveyed – and 5 percent of men – said that they had been sexually assaulted or raped. That's a pretty big problem.
This weekend, we learned that rival British gangs have started a "supergang".
Local cops, already known not to be huge fans of NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, are now openly disrespecting him after two of their own were executed by a lone gunman in Brooklyn.
On a cold Friday night in New York, about 50 people gathered to show their support for Gotham's finest, but it wasn't long before counter-protesters angry about police brutality arrived.
Kafkaesque efforts to cut down on food stamp fraud are just throwing money at a problem that probably wasn't that big of a deal to begin with.
To keep its licence, the venue agreed to bump up security to avoid drug-related casualties inside the club. Only, all that means is that people will just take all their drugs before they get in, which is is surely far more dangerous.
The way that our food is produced is ravaging the environment, perpetuating disease and exacerbating poverty and inequality.
Today, Farage went on the radio to defend the use of the word "chinky", giving every on-the-fence Middle Englander an excuse to start using it again.
The Russian leader used his annual press conference to attribute the ruble's plunge in value to Western persecution over Ukraine and an unlucky "external economic situation."
VICE News spoke to one of the survivors of the Peshawar massacre - a student who managed to evade attackers - about his experience.
What could be construed as a conservation initiative might just be an effort at bolstering its government credentials and projecting an image of a powerful state.
Emma Czornobaj, who stopped her car to usher ducks off a highway and subsequently caused a serious car accident, will spend 90 days in jail.
Last Thursday, just a day after releasing a video of their new laser guns in action, the US Navy tested the sharks upon whose heads they might theoretically mount them.
US Attorney Preet Bharara says Mayor Bill de Blasio is taking too long to reform the notoriously horrific collection of jails.
VICE News travels to Buenaventura to meet with security forces, government officials, crime reporters, gang members and victims to try to understand why this city on Colombia's Pacific coast has became so violent and what's being done about it.