Connecticut

Weed

US Weed Legalization Has Become a Race Between Lame Dads

New York and New Jersey are jockeying to see who might get it done first—a year after one of their governors called pot a "gateway drug."
Alex Norcia
12.20.18
Jersey, Sure

Deer Suck

They're stupid. Plus, one almost killed me.
Alex Norcia
10.11.18
crime

Pre-Crime Policing Is Closer Than You Think, and It's Freaking People Out

Hartford is embracing a sophisticated surveillance apparatus that some civil liberties advocates and residents fear marks an ominous trend.
Eoin Higgins
6.12.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Substitute Teacher Started 'Fight Club' to Befriend Teens, Cops Say

"The truth is I'm an idiot," the fired 23-year-old told police.
Drew Schwartz
4.13.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cops Heard Adam Lanza Wanted to Kill at Sandy Hook Before Shooting, Docs Show

A trove of newly released files also suggests that the FBI and CIA may have interviewed Lanza years before the shooting.
Drew Schwartz
10.26.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Fan Tries to Frame Democrats with Worst Street Art Ever

The guy wrote "Left Is the Best" graffiti all over an elementary school to get people mad at Democrats, but police saw right through his genius scheme.
River Donaghey
7.6.17
cops

Cops Keep Killing Teens in Cars

A Connecticut teen's death in an allegedly stolen vehicle is the second case in as many weeks of a teen getting shot dead in a car.
Allie Conti
5.11.17
NHL

Thirsty Politicians Are Trying to Bring the Islanders to Hartford

The governor of Connecticut and mayor of Hartford wrote a letter to the Islanders' majority owners offering up Hartford as a potential landing spot for the struggling franchise.
Kyle Cantlon
2.3.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Eight out of ten Trump supporters think paying taxes is a civic duty, a judge dismisses a lawsuit over police tactics in Ferguson, the NRA responds to the Kardashian robbery with sarcastic tweets, and more.
VICE Staff
10.4.16
Stuff

The Rise and Fall of a Motorcycle Club Icon Turned Coke Trafficker

They called him "Robin Hood on a motorcycle," and Leroy Bolden held it down in New Haven until coke got the better of him.
Daniel Shkolnik
7.5.16
Stuff

A Former Crack Dealer Explains the Danger and Appeal of Slinging Rocks in the 80s

For a while, at least, there were no wars and no worries—just fun, easy money.
Daniel Shkolnik
5.3.16
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

It's Now Pretty Much Impossible for Republicans to Stop Trump

Soon, the only things standing between Donald Trump and the presidency will be God and Hillary Clinton.
John Surico
4.27.16
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