Eric Garcetti

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Looks Like LA Will Host the Olympics in 2028

If the city still exists.
Drew Schwartz
7.31.17
olympics

The IOC Shouldn't Ask Los Angeles to Host The Games in 2028

The LA 2024 Summer Olympics bid is reportedly discussing hosting the Games in 2028. But the International Olympic Committee should be looking at shorter windows rather than planning so far ahead.
Aaron Gordon
6.1.17
Chicago

How Mayors Like Sadiq Khan Nourish Their Cities' Nightlife

Los Angeles, Las Vegas, San Francisco, and Detroit have pro-nightlife mayors.
Michael Scott Barron
5.8.16
Sports

Why Would Any City Want to Host the Olympics?

The Olympics have been a money pit for host cities in past years, but officials in Los Angeles are still excited to make a push for the 2020 games.
Mike Pearl
9.4.15
Travel

Los Angeles Sucked and Ruled in 2014

Our police aren't always as racist as we thought, wealthy Westsiders are responsible for our whooping cough epidemic, and there are apparently ways to get around town besides driving. Oh, and the Lakers still suck.
VICE LA Staff
12.18.14
News

The LAPD Thinks It’s at War and Now It Has Drones

Drones were so unpopular in Seattle that the police department there had to give them away. But nobody wants them—not even in Los Angeles, a city that already has helicopters flying overhead every day.
Charles Davis
8.22.14
News

The LAPD Doesn't Want You Protesting the Trayvon Martin Verdict After Last Night

Last night, protests in Los Angeles against the not guilty verdict in the George Zimmerman trial—which had been mostly nonviolent, though there were occasional fights—turned ugly. A peaceful demonstration gave way to a brawl between police and...
Mike Pearl
7.16.13