Nick Keppler

relationships

Men Tend to Struggle With Breakup Regret More Than Women

Regrets over relationships that went south is more common than other forms of regret, psychologists say.
Nick Keppler
1.7.19
VICE TONIC

Why Can't I Stop Thinking About Someone I Barely Dated?

For one thing, new relationships literally alter your brain chemistry.
Nick Keppler
2.5.18
refugees

Trump's Agents Are Trying to Deport a Stateless Man with Nowhere to Go

An Uber driver who's been living in the US since 1999 is in immigration limbo—a repeat of a nightmare he faced under the Obama administration.
Nick Keppler
8.28.17
Tonic

Newsflash: Hookah Smoking Is Terrible for You

And the latest upgrade could make things even worse.
Nick Keppler
4.5.17
Tonic

How Dangerous Is It to Take Expired Drugs?

Here's how much the date on the pill bottle really matters.
Nick Keppler
2.17.17
News

What Happened When a Prison Brought in a Brain Injury Specialist

We got an early peak at the numbers from a new study of brain injuries in an American prison, and they aren't pretty.
Nick Keppler
11.24.16
NSFW

Meet the Woman Fighting to Normalize Toplessness

"I don't have slogans painted on my body. I don't carry signs. There are times for that, but to normalize bare-chestedness, you have to do normal things."
Nick Keppler
5.10.16
News

The 20-Year-Old EDM Entrepreneur Accused of Running a $500,000 Ponzi Scheme

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.
Nick Keppler
11.12.15
Stuff

How America's Maze of Meth Laws Hurts the Poor and Marginalized

Fourteen states are holding onto an antiquated standard for how much meth residue is harmful and treating places that were merely near meth smoke as if they were full-blown drug labs.
Nick Keppler
8.10.15
News

Can Pennsylvania Convict a Man for Killing a 14-Year-Old in 1974?

After 41 years, the cops think they found out who murdered Johnny Watson—but will the conviction stick in court?
Nick Keppler
3.19.15
Travel

The Hard, Grim Work of Cleaning Up Meth Labs in West Virginia

Along with plenty of shady characters, the business offers a window into the changing drug habits of rural, white America.
Nick Keppler
1.16.15
News

Pennsylvania Cops Are Looking for the Owner of a Mysterious Embalmed Head

The head was found in the middle of a field, but where it came from and how it got there are still a complete puzzle to the authorities.
Nick Keppler
1.9.15
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