Recent busts suggest the port of entry that once served as a hub of violent drug activity during the 1980s heyday of the "Cocaine Cowboys" is back at the center of the regional drug trade.
Dec 11, 2015
Here's everything I loved and hated over five days of art fairs, after-parties, and a DMX show in Miami.
A story about Florida, marijuana, mistaken assumptions, and how I ended up trying to interview a jail inmate while high as balls.
At 21, Ida McCray helped her then-boyfriend George Sims hijack a flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles. 40 years later, she now works to help mothers get their lives and families back together after prison.
Critics say that the Turkey Point facility is in danger thanks to rising sea levels and four decades of wear and tear.
We hung out at the Doral Best Buy to see how many of Florida's greatest gamers would accept the challenge. Turns out, not many.
A federal criminal complaint accuses a 22-year-old and her ex boyfriend of bringing several kilos of flakka into south Florida from Hong Kong between March and April.
Dancer Shareeka Harrell trained as a boxer and dug deep into Miami's black history to prepare for her role as the legendary fighter and activist.
"Most of the younger patients, who are of the Snapchat generation, they're like, 'Cool! My friends want to watch. They want to watch my surgery as it's happening.'"
Billy Corben's latest film, Dawg Fight, shows the people behind the punches in Dada 5000's illegal backyard fighting league.
"I just shot like four people," the caller said. "I might shoot whoever I see. I don't know. I don't know what's wrong."
We talked to the artist and rapper about his work, growing up in Miami before its art scene blew up, and why hip-hop is Art with a capital A.
For one magical week every December, the stupidest and shittiest rich people imaginable descend on Florida to get good deals on wildly expensive art pieces. They call this Art Basel Miami Beach.
Mothers-to-be are crowding the shores of Miami and hiring bilingual companies to find them short-term leases and high-quality medical care before they jet back home.
Every square inch of Miami Beach will, at some point, succumb to the ocean. In the meantime, the artist-scientists at Coral Morphologic will be discovering and photographing new species of zoanthids—small, flowery, pod-like relatives of coral that look pa…
I think we all want to know what the stars of The Golden Girls are up to in the afterlife, so I contacted a psychic medium to help me get some insight—and tell me that Rue McClanahan is wearing a sexy nurse's outfit in Heaven.
Miami street artist AholSniffsGlue's lawsuit against douchey clothier American Eagle Outfitters for "blatant, unlawful, and pervasive infringement" could be a landmark case for artists' rights. But does he have a case? We asked a lawyer to weigh in.
Now that the King is returning, we wanted to find out if Clevelanders still wanna throw their LBJ Swingmans into the fires burning on top of the Cuyahoga River. Here's what they had to say—most of it was pretty positive.
Why are the authorities in Miami and elsewhere hassling drivers associated with ride-sharing companies like Lyft? Are there really no serious crimes they could be dealing with instead?
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Penile implants have become a popular treatment option for erectile dysfunction—a health complication that more than 30 million men suffer from in the United States alone. VICE visited Miami, Florida, to speak to one of the leading penis doctors in the co…
It's arguable that Pitbull—human piece of branded content—playing a SXSW event is a symbol of how terrible the festival has become. It's also arguable that people who think this are wrong, because Pitbull is sweet live and anyone who gives people joy is w…
When I was 16, a deranged math teacher named Sky Smith asked me if he could rent my mom's guest house to throw a pop concert. Without watching his YouTube videos, I said yes because I like money.
When I tell people I'm from Florida, they list terrible people associated with my home state. I never defend Casey Anthony or Jeb Bush, but I would throw my body in front of rabies infected pitbulls to save the life of Pitbull. I never understood why I lo…