A drug tunnel connects Arizona to Mexico, African elephants are being trained to detect bombs, avalanches pummel northern villages in Afghanistan, and more.
The bears have been held captive for over 20 years in a garbage-strewn cage outside of a Sochi restaurant, whose owner allowed patrons to give the bears alcoholic beverages.
Jo digs into the natural aphrodisiac scene—including asparagus, oysters, Chinese herbal remedies, and goat offal stews—to learn how different cultures have developed passion-enhancing recipes.
The Nuwaubians' leader was sentenced to life in prison more than a decade ago, but the Brooklyn cult perseveres.
Zac Bissonnette talks to VICE about the story of Ty Warner's billion-dollar plush toy empire and the speculative bubble it created.
Before they were Hollywood's "Three Amigos," Alfonso Cuarón, Emmanuel Lubezki, and Alejandro González Iñárritu worked on La Hora Marcada, a Black Mirror-esque sci-fi show in Mexico.
The Free State of Bavaria has blocked publication of Hitler's infamous manifesto for the past 70 years, because they own the book's copyright. But that copyright is due to expire at the end of this year.
There's probably never been a president with a criminal appetite like Frank Underwood's, but that's not to say that criminal activity has somehow steered clear of The White House altogether.
Check out the soundtrack that accompanied Chromat's cyborg-themed fall/winter 2015 collection. The futuristic mix features songs by Fatima Al Qadiri and Bjork.
Feb 27, 2015
The annual conservative hoedown is a Republican Comic Con: part trade show, part media spectacle, and attended by people who can't get laid.
A new study says the nasty little guy gives 500,000 people a year a horrible, possibly fatal form of diarrhea.
The two new films both use murder as a backdrop, but one goes for laughs and the other creates a darker mood.
If you bartend for long enough, you'll see a lot of weird, dramatic breakups, like women pulling out each other's weaves over Facebook "likes."
The factory's new owners insist it will stay open and continue supplying restaurants with their legit product.
In honor of his mother, a cancer survivor, Shane has established a gift-matching campaign to help the Mayo Clinic continue their groundbreaking cancer research.
A man who gave hope to outsiders everywhere, and who recorded the best song about Bilbo Baggins ever set to wax.
Bill O'Reilly is a pestilence to reason, an objection to the concept of critical analysis. He is the spirit child of the segment of America that won't stand for nuance or patience.
Barbara Loden's film about an aimless woman who abandoned her children made me realize how grateful I am for my own mother's love and care.
Also this week: A guy beat a baby because it was crying while he was trying to watch TV.
Servando Gómez Martínez, known as "La Tuta," had been isolated in recent months under pressure from federal forces and community militias known as autodefensas.
The performance Discotropic—premiering tonight, February 27, at the New Museum's Triennial—is the cosmic intersection of science fiction, classical dance, queer politics, and one fierce black headdress.
Post-apocalyptic wasteland, devoid of any culture or life aside from a basketball-playing Godzilla rip-off? Check. Tiny rocket cruising through the far depths of space before getting hit by some kind of space garbage? Yep.
Which is a pretty fucking terrifying thought.
The brows have become status symbols, a way to demonstrate one's wealth and pride in appearance.