An insider's account of the bizarre world of the Chinese state-run English-language media.
Just hours after Congress delivered its bill green-lighting the controversial, the President sent the legislation back — just the third time he's used his veto power.
They're mad at Tony Abbott for suggesting Indonesia repay $1 billion in Tsunami aid by staying the executions of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran.
New York is showing new inmates videos with tips from prisoners on how to avoid rape. Here's how advocates and experts focused on the prison-industrial complex are reacting.
The government apparently doesn't consider Martin's death a civil rights issue, even as it continues weighing whether to press charges for more recent killings of unarmed black men.
As the attack on the staff of Charlie Hebdo made clear, journalists everywhere face threats intended to silence them. Religious extremists play a role, but government and anti-government forces are also to blame.
Washington, DC is set to move forward with weed legalization by the end of this week. But thanks to congressional meddling, the estimated $130 million local marijuana market will stay untaxed, unregulated, and underground.
The late actor's character from the 1980s movie Road House is reportedly being used to teach New York City cops how to play nice.
Authorities in France—the biggest Western source of foreign fighters in Iraq and Syria—can now seize passports and ID cards from people suspected of trying to join Islamist groups in the region.
The 31-year-old activist died on January 24, almost certainly at the hands of Egyptian security forces. One month later, based on an extensive series of interviews, VICE News has pieced together how that day unfolded.
It's good because it means there are fewer detainees, but bad because the remaining detainees might go to Nauru.
Earlier this month protesters rallied outside the Central East Correctional Centre in Lindsay, Ontario, to demand the release of immigrants who have never been charged with crimes.
Gay activists in NZ say they're tired of banks getting into bed with them for profits. And now they've got the pink paint to prove it.
According to authorities in Koppal, a five-year-old girl was kidnapped and murdered in an effort to magically locate buried treasure.
Canada's top spy agency has given VICE a "we can neither confirm nor deny."
Today, a proposed amendment to the UK's Serious Crime Bill would make performing an abortion on grounds of sex selection a crime—but the whole debate feels like a veneer for an attack on women's reproductive rights.
New York's red-blue identity crisis has reached a boiling point, as Southern Tier towns threaten to revolt over Governor Cuomo's liberal policies.
President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi urged the creation of a pan-Arab military force to tackle armed groups. Meanwhile authorities continued their crackdown on peaceful dissent at home and jailed a number of prominent activists.
Antonio Zambrano-Montes was shot after throwing rocks and cars, but the cops are unlikely to face charges over his death.
Rudy Giuliani's comment that President Obama doesn't love America sparked an uproar last week. But do people who really hate America think Obama is one of their own?
Local authorities in Roka, where 233 people have recently tested positive for HIV, blame an unlicensed doctor who may have spread the disease by using dirty needles.
A day after al Shabaab killed dozens in an attack on a hotel in Mogadishu, the Somali militant group called for assaults on shopping centers in the US, UK, and Canada.
We spoke to one of the coordinators of the recent HSBC leaks about how the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists goes about its investigations.
The story it tells of the 'Sydney siege' gunman, particularly of his encounters with ASIO and the AFP, is deeply strange.