"You can never get enough of the adrenaline rush. And being on a chase with a cop makes a race a lot more fun."
In this excerpt from the VICE documentary about narcos in South America, host Monica Villamizar meets three young hitmen to talk about the murder business.
Not everyone there is fleeing war in Syria.
There are 39 active illegal landfills across Greece, 21 of which are on the Greek islands. Some of them—like the dump on the island of Kalymnos—are on fire. Why can't anyone do anything about it?
The downside to camping is that there is no wine. Or weed. Or anything fun that you would probably want after hiking nine miles a day. So what's an inebriate to do in the wilderness? Be prepared, of course.
Welcome to a strange world where cocktails are $30 and people call the Meatpacking District "MePa."
Brannon Hill has been ravaged by gangs, fires, and abject poverty—and no one seems to know how to stop its downward spiral.
I found a momentary home among the "Tumbleweeds" in the store that's given shelter to authors since the days of Joyce.
I love my country, but I don't understand why the world sees it as an "ultra-liberal" paradise.
London gets a lot of crap for being one of the most polluted, hectic, expensive cities in the world. What's often overlooked, however, is everything that makes it objectively, inarguably the best city in the world.
The realtor told me the place is so trashed no bank will finance a mortgage, so that's $350,000 in cash—and people are apparently willing to pay.
The Victorian-style village was the playground of an eccentric millionaire. When he died, Johnsonville died with him.
If you only have five days in America, and you're the Pope, here's what you should do.
The British love affair with getting drunk on a boat in the middle of the sea is a weird phenomenon.
For decades, the Churchill Northern Studies Centre has been on the front lines of climate-related science and public education in Canada's north.
While Europe debates the stream of refugees crossing its borders, the situation for the more than 1 million Syrians living in Lebanon is growing increasing dire.
In the outskirts of Kyiv, a small team of engineers and one "crazy professor" are making the ultimate tank from scrap metal and old tractor parts.
The Catalina Wine Mixer is a real event based on a fake one from a Will Ferrell movie. It was a mess.
I spent the 14th anniversary of 9/11 asking kids born around the time of the attacks what they think about the day we will never forget.
VICE Serbia went to Rijeka, Croatia to explore the ancient art of using handmade hooks to pierce the skin as well as the city's tattoo and body modification scenes.
We visited the matriarchal villages of northern Kenya to see what it's like to live without men.
Eight longtime residents explain why the five boroughs make up the best city on the planet.
Peru recently announced plans for its first official contact with the Mashco-Piro people. Local officials had long opposed interacting with the group, one of Peru's 15 uncontacted tribes, which know of the wider world but remain aloof from it.
Breathtaking views, friendly foxes, hungry bears, casual sex in communal showers—I saw it all in my months of working at Grand Teton National Park.