The Sunday protest planned to block Newcastle harbor with a flotilla of around 100 kayaks and a few hundred people, but they got around 200 kayaks and 2,000 people.
As dozens of wildfires continue to burn in northern Alberta, VICE News took an adrenaline-pumping ride into Fort McMurray, the fire-ravaged oil town that has been evacuated.
This morning, Trump backtracks over minimum wage promise, Twitter bans spy agencies from accessing its data, critics hail the new Radiohead album, and more.
The ruling on behalf of a former LSD giant offers hope for drug war transparency in the Obama era.
Islamic State's Egyptian affiliate, which calls itself Sinai Province, mainly operates out of the northern Sinai Peninsula, which borders Israel, the Gaza Strip, and the Suez Canal.
Thousands of delegates from around North Korea had been expected to attend the first congress to be held since 1980, before the 33-year-old Kim was born.
Six people, including the two Al-Jazeera journalists, were sentenced for allegedly leaking classified information to Qatar.
After Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans's struggling public school system was dismantled and replaced mostly by charter schools—and what happened next shows the benefits and perils of other cities following suit.
It's the first time Obama's spoken out about Trump since the Big Orange Menace became the de facto GOP nominee.
Following a contest marked by accusations of extremism and racism, that focused on personality more than policy, Sadiq Khan has become the first Muslim mayor of a major Western city.
The woman, now 22, had her boyfriend kill her parents and little brother ten years ago.
Puerto Rico's debt crisis is rapidly becoming a disaster with real-world consequences, and unless Congress acts soon, it could get even worse.
The bill's sponsor compared abortion clinics to pedophiles and liquor stores, and wants them far away from kids.
Police have arrested Eulalio Tordil, a Federal Protective Services officer suspected of killing his estranged wife on Thursday and two others in separate shootings on Friday.
"John Doe" compared himself to Edward Snowden and called out Wikileaks for ignoring his documents.
A relatively quiet week for American mass gun violence still saw more casualties than usual. Is it a spring thing?
This morning, Paul Ryan says he is "not ready" to back Trump, the FDA officially regulates vaping, New Yorkers are told they must pay for plastic bags, and more.
San Andreas hasn't relieved any pressure in over a century, making it "locked, loaded, and ready to go."
Local news reports cited sources close to the investigation who said that the painkiller was found in the pop star's system at the time of his death
Like a terrible, fucked up game of "Would You Rather," the MTA has come up with two equally shitty plans for the impending L train shutdown between Brooklyn and Manhattan.
The man whose body was found Monday was allegedly a high-ranking member of the G Stone Crips.
Seriously ill patients will have access to medical marijuana with a doctor's presecription by early 2017.
This morning, the Bush family say they won't endorse Trump, California raises the smoking age to 21, a state of emergency is declared in Alberta, and more.
The devastating fire comes only a month after the Alberta government cut $11.7 million from its wildfire management program.