The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms insisted the guns be blowtorched first.
VICE News returns to Ferguson, Missouri, where the community is on edge as it awaits a grand jury decision.
Photographer Brian Finke embedded with US marshals while they went on raids.
Cops reportedly brandished handguns and even an AR-15 rifle during the exercise, which may have done more harm than good by traumatising a bunch of kids.
Also this week: A guy allegedly pulled a gun on his daughter because he thought she was cheating at a board game.
Also this week: some guys allegedly shot a woman because they lost at beer pong.
Are more guns the answer to hate crimes?
Oct 9, 2014
If you live in a city, you're fucked.
A drug dealer, hostage negotiator, bouncer and more have some important life advice for you.
This week: A school banned female students from wearing tight pants because it makes them look like "prostitutes walking the streets."
They're like snapshots from a movie you've never seen.
Worryingly, the country's Baruya tribe are trading in their bows for rifles.
This week: A guy shot a dog because he was tired of hearing barking and a woman tried to trick a man into raping someone she didn't like.
Shooting an AK-47 was like losing my virginity: over far too quickly.
We spoke to some filmmakers who documented how the residents fought back.
If there's an apocalypse, I'm definitely going to die.
It doesn't look like Romania has what it takes to fight Russia, in the event of WWIII.
The police say he shot himself in the back.
Business is booming.
Election day did nothing to quell the rage of anti-government protesters.
Why would so many people be blowing their brains out in such a happy, healthy State?
It's a beautiful city full of incapacitated people.
Packing heat to deter hate crimes.
Motherboard's new documentary on smart weapons, the gamification of warfare and a laser-guided robo-rifle that aims itself.