When cops or their supporters ask what an officer should do in a situation where someone appears to be armed, they should look at this confrontation in a Brooklyn synagogue.
This doesn't do much to change the perception that the police have it out for black men in America.
From his earliest days at the police academy, Tim Loehmann performed poorly.
If the 22-year-old found in a trash bin Sunday had chronic traumatic encephalopath (CTE), football oligarchs are in trouble.
A 12-year-old named Tamir Rice was killed by a cop in Cleveland on Saturday afternoon.
After serving 39 years for a crime he didn't commit, Ricky Jackson is tasting freedom this weekend.
Is violating a woman's privacy in service of the drug war really OK?
The public education system is a mess, but a solution proposed by Republicans might make things more muddled than ever.
A month later, the death of John Crawford III at the hands of police continues to make no damn sense.
Women are turning their placentas into little capsules and swallowing them after birth. But some hospitals are also denying women the right to take their placentas home with them.
I just watched grown men and women put tighty-whitey underwear on a goat. Competitively. Welcome to the gay rodeo.
The first leaves are turning color. Like a teen's body, the weather is going through changes. But even as time passes, some weird stunts are apparently too tempting to resist.
When we talked to residents about what it was like to have no tap water, it didn't seem so bad. But when we looked into the far-reaching implications of the crisis, shit got a little scarier.
This weekend, we celebrated feminine beauty with little people, beauty queens, wrestlers, and other sexy juggalettes at the 15th annual Gathering of the Juggalos.
The breakout star of the Gathering of the Juggalos was Ratchet Regi, a stripper who twerked on a 500-pound man's belly in front of Da Mafia 6ix's DJ Paul at an outdoor strip club.
Randal Levenson's series In Search of the Monkey Girl is now on view at La Petite Mort Gallery, Ottawa, Canada, so we sat down with Levenson to talk about his days on the road, getting to know sideshow freaks, and being able to photograph who peo…
Groups all across America are still trying to persuade teenagers to choose abstinence over safe sex. For some in the Bible Belt, it's working.
Wildlife trafficking is estimated to be a $19 billion per year global business, surpassed only by black-market sales and trafficking of drugs, humans, and firearms. VICE travels to Texas for an undercover visit to a gaming ranch where the animals are sold…
One sweltering afternoon in July, I found myself breaking and entering into a derelict warehouse on the east side of Cleveland. I was in the middle of a crash course in metal theft from a man named Jay Jackson.
Jimi Nxir is in his own lane—honing a sound that falls somewhere between D'Angelo and Burial. It's soulful and electronic, emotive and dark. I'm super proud to premiere his debut music video for "Thundher," which was produced by Street Etiquette's Joshua…
When the media talks about the City of Cleveland, it's always a negative narrative. But despite the bad rap, Cleveland is actually an incredible place, which is why photographer Peter Larson calls the city his home. In this selection, Peter captured an an…
The FBI recently raided the home of Deric Lostutter, the member of the hacktivist collective Anonymous who leaked a video that showed the young men who raped an unconscious teenaged girl in Steubenville, Ohio, bragging about it. They say he's responsible
This week: the aggressive driving student vs. rich homeowners of New York City.
Ohio State just wrapped up a perfect season, but aren't playing for a bowl because the NCAA is just as perfect as being straight evil. TattooGate and a history of the NCAA's scholar-athlete exploitation.