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.
After three bouts of amateur cage-fighting, the Republican 2016 candidates are finally starting to take this shit at least semi-seriously.
Live coverage of the worst show on television last night.
The Republican candidates face off in Milwaukee Tuesday night.
In cities across the United States, thousands of fast-food and service industry workers walked off the job on Tuesday to demand that McDonald's and their other employers start paying a living wage of $15 an hour.
An explosion in civil asset forfeiture has plagued the country since the 1980s, and lawmakers are struggling to rein it in.
A judge had ordered the 68-year-old, who's been in solitary for most of his life, released from the Louisiana state prison known as Angola in June.
Tanya Olivares was nine when her father went to prison. She wouldn't see him again for 27 years.
"For someone my age, climate change is a reality. It's a reality that's already having an impact on my life."
Richard Lapointe was never tied to his wife's grandmother's brutal murder by forensic evidence, and even now that he's free, prosecutors won't admit they messed up.
As early results point to Aung San Suu Kyi's party taking victory in Myanmar, here's what the election looked like on the ground.