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As Campus Sex Assault Forces Reckoning In Indonesia, a Woman Is Jailed For Her Harasser's Words

A woman was just sentenced to six months behind bars for sharing a recording of her boss sexually harassing her.
VICE Staff
19 hours ago
Drugs

Obama-Shaped Ecstasy and Coke-Stuffed Globes Fill US Agency's Deleted Drug Newsletter

Russ Kick, a transparency advocate who archives government websites, downloaded the Drug Enforcement Administrations' publicly-available issues before they were deleted this summer.
Kaleigh Rogers
a day ago
Australia Today

An Aussie Researcher Insists Maggots Are the Best Way to Heal Wounds

Got an infected scab? Try letting fly larvae eat away the dead flesh.
Gavin Butler
2 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch This Pre-Teen Go on High-Speed Chase After Mom Takes Away Video Games

Grand Theft Auto IRL.
Mack Lamoureux
2 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Guy Says His Illegal 200-Pound Pet Gator Liked to 'Come Sit on My Lap'

"He was like a dog. I don't think he knew he was an alligator."
River Donaghey
4 days ago
indonesia

Indonesian Teens are Getting 'Drunk' Off Boiled Bloody Menstrual Pads

Wait, what?
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
5 days ago
Durian

Indonesian Flight Delayed So Cabin Crew Could Remove 2 Tons of Durian

“I yelled at the other passengers 'Who on this plane wants to fly?' They all chanted back 'not us!!'"
Jelisa Castrodale
5 days ago
Extinction Events

Did China Just Sign the Death Warrant for Indonesia's Tigers and Rhinos?

Chinese officials recently reversed a ban on the sale of tiger and rhino parts for medical or cultural use—a move that some say may accelerate the extinction of two critically endangered species.
Yvette Tanamal
5 days ago
VICE News Tonight on HBO

We Tested Method 2, a Hulking Robot Straight Out of Science Fiction

VICE founder Suroosh Alvi tried on a robotic mech suit that could one day be used for disaster relief. 
VICE News
5 days ago
Thousand Oaks Shooting

What We Know from the Mass Shooting at a California Bar

A police officer is among the dead.
David Gilbert
11.9.18
travel

How Much More Tragedy Can We Take?

What the sinking of a ferry in Lake Toba, last June, says about how Indonesia moves forward after a tragic transportation accident.
Aisyah Llewellyn
11.8.18
midterms

US Midterms 2018: Historic Firsts for Women, POC, and LGBT People

History was made across the country on Tuesday night as women, LGBT people, Native Americans, Muslims, and people of color achieved political firsts.
Diana Tourjée
Leila Ettachfini
11.8.18