We're Buying Into a Giant Lie About Plastic

All in all, only 9 percent of the world’s plastic scrap gets recycled.
Alex Lubben
Vice Guide to Right Now

Saudi Plane Forced to Turn Back after Mom Leaves Baby at the Airport

“May God be with us. Can we come back?,” the pilot asked traffic control
Edoardo Liotta

The Battle for Legal Medical Marijuana Hits Malaysia

A landmark decision legalizing medical weed in Thailand has some other countries questioning whether they should follow suit.
VICE Staff

Instagrammers Are Getting Scammed by a Mysterious 'Con Queen'

By imitating film directors, CEOs, and Rupert Murdoch's ex-wife, some unknown woman is duping influencers out of thousands.
Nat Kassel

Malaysia's brand-new prime minister is now the world's oldest elected leader

Mahathir Mohamad, who came out of retirement to contest Wednesday’s election, led his opposition coalition to an upset victory.
Tim Hume
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump agrees to meet North Korea's Kim face to face, federal judge offers Trump Twitter advice, Pacific nations flout US with free trade deal, and more.
VICE Staff

U.S. hits North Korea with sanctions for the murder of Kim’s half-brother

“The United States strongly condemns the use of chemical weapons to conduct an assassination.”
David Gilbert
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Democrats say they've struck a DACA deal with Trump, police probe eight deaths at Florida nursing home, Shkreli sent to jail after Facebook post about Clinton, and more.
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'Dumb and Dumber To' Was Funded with Stolen Money, Feds Say

After an investigation found millions in embezzled cash had made its way to Hollywood, the Department of Justice is looking to get it back.
Drew Schwartz
All Gold Everything

The Wild Tale of a Billionaire MLM Swindler Who Just Got Arrested in Indonesia

The story of Zhang Jian, a flamboyant fugitive who made a fortune by selling his own currency and other get rich quick schemes.
VICE Staff
Noisey News

Malaysia’s Opposition Parties Are in Total Chaos Because of Selena Gomez

Concerns that Gomez's "sexy" image would "further stoke the hedonistic culture among the country's youths" have splintered the country's opposition parties.
VICE Indonesia Staff
rohingya football club

For the Rohingya Football Club, Just Existing Is a Political Statement

The Rohingya in Myanmar have been persecuted by their government and ignored by the rest of the world. Now a group of refugees is turning to soccer in their quest for global recognition and a more hopeful identity.
RJ Vogt