Gavin Butler

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Satellite Images Show Chinese Armoured Vehicles Gathering Near Hong Kong

The photos have contributed to fears that Beijing might forcefully intervene upon Hong Kong's ongoing protests.
Gavin Butler
3 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

You Can Now Buy Sex Toys From Vending Machines in Japan

Hundreds of people flocked to the machines on their opening day.
Gavin Butler
4 days ago
Australia Today

Farmers Jailed for Smuggling Pig Semen into Australia Inside Shampoo Bottles

The illegal semen racket was importing genetics from Denmark and breeding "super sows" at a piggery in Western Australia.
Gavin Butler
5 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Knife-Wielding Man Goes on a Rampage in Sydney’s CBD

The man was arrested by police after stabbing a woman in the back. Shortly thereafter, police discovered another woman's body inside an apartment building.
Gavin Butler
8.13.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

New Zealand Woman Finds $3 Million Worth of Cocaine Washed Up on a Beach

She'd been walking her dogs, she said, and naturally the dogs "tried to mark it as theirs."
Gavin Butler
8.13.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Who Fly-Kicked a Balinese Scooter Driver Says He Had ‘More Than 10 Bottles of Vodka’

The 26-year-old Australian says he doesn't remember anything about his drunken rampage, during which he threw himself in front of a car and broke into a man's home.
Gavin Butler
8.13.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Australian Tourist Arrested in Bali After Fly-Kicking a Guy off a Moving Scooter

Video from the incident also shows the 26-year-old throwing himself into a moving car.
Gavin Butler
8.12.19
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This Vodka Was Made Using Contaminated Grain from Chernobyl

"Atomik" vodka is the first consumer product to be made from ingredients from the nuclear reactor's exclusion zone.
Gavin Butler
8.8.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Turkmen President Dispels Rumours of His Death by Doing Doughnuts at the 'Gates of Hell'

The 62-year-old proved he's alive by racing a rally car around a flaming crater in the desert.
Gavin Butler
8.8.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Men Don’t Recycle Because They Don’t Want People Thinking They're Gay, Study Finds

Some men view environmentalism as 'feminine', apparently, and avoid certain behaviours because of that.
Gavin Butler
8.7.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Japan Has Built a Flying Car that Actually Works

The new vehicle reached a height of three metres and hovered for about a minute.
Meera Navlakha
Gavin Butler
8.6.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Fans Could Sue Over that ‘Young’ Vlogger Who Turned Out to Be a 58-Year-Old Woman

The popular livestreamer claims she intentionally revealed her true identity as a marketing ploy.
Gavin Butler
8.6.19
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