"Even John Gotti didn't get this much attention," 80-year-old Vincent Asaro joked after being acquitted of all charges.
"The government isn't interested in you unless you're doing something really bad. Ninety-nine-point-ninety-nine percent of the population are of no interest."
The endorsement, which comes just two days ahead of the second Democratic primary debate, shows that the Vermont senator's effort to challenge Hillary Clinton from the left on labor issues is gaining traction.
Declassified reports from the CIA's Office of Inspector General shed light on cases involving alleged criminal wrongdoing and violation of agency policies.
We talked to Ezekiel Edwards, the director of the ACLU's Criminal Law Reform Project, about the problems with the controversial practice of civil asset forfeiture.
John Blown penned an angry blog post about people who don't dress properly before going on a hike up a freezing mountain in November.
Ian Bick has been organizing dances and EDM events for Connecticut teens since he was 15, but the federal government is now accusing him of running a much darker and more complex side hustle.
US officials say the presence of identical nuclear explosive materials in three separate smuggling incidents indicates someone has a larger cache—and is hunting for a buyer.
If you want to see someone bend an argument until he's strangling an opponent with it, rewatch Cruz at Tuesday's GOP debate.
A judge removes a baby from a lesbian couple, Jon Stewart calls Donal Trump a "troll", a very important new planet is discovered, and more
John Robert Gallagher's body is still making its way from Syria to Iraq and eventually to Canada carried by the rebel fighters he volunteered to join. He is the first Canadian volunteer fighter to die in the war against the Islamic State.
The Moustache Brothers, a Burmese comedy trio, were imprisoned in the 90s for openly critiquing the corrupt government. Now, during Myanmar's most democratic elections, we followed the Moustache Brothers through election day.
Governor Andrew Cuomo signed two bills on Wednesday to get (non-smokable) pot into the hands of patients who need it.
Demographic data, surveys, and polls all suggest that college students in Massachusetts should be overwhelmingly liberal. So what is it that's energizing a passionate group of young conservatives in the state?
One law professor said she had never seen such bad conduct by a judge.
Let's get rid of the dumb old IRS! Also, let's make pizza healthy, and make puppies never get old!
VICE News filmmaker Medyan Dairieh gained exclusive access to the al Qaeda affiliate this year, spending time with the current leadership and the young generation being groomed to replace them.
A brief history of the debate over wearing a poppy.
Cops say 19-year-old Hunter Park wrote he would "shoot every black person I see" on the anonymous messaging app YikYak.
Rioters could be charged with causing, in Immigration Minister Peter Dutton's estimation, "well over $1 million of damage" to the center.
They're not as eager to start having loads of kids as you might think.
One of the most famous views in literary history is under threat after the local council granted permission for a new block of apartments.
A private plane that was reportedly carrying nine people crashed into two residential buildings while approaching an airport in Akron, Ohio.
This morning, FARC's leader orders the armed rebels to stop buying guns and ammunition, 106 bikers are indicted after a deadly shootout in Texas, Snoop launches his own weed product company, and more.