Gavin Butler

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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
The VICE Guide to Right Now

India Launches Its First Unmanned Spacecraft to the Far Side of the Moon

Stargazers in Australia are thought to have spotted the rocket as it blasted into the stratosphere.
Gavin Butler
7.23.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Hong Kong Police Make ‘Largest Ever’ Seizure of Explosives in Lead Up to Protests

Three men have been arrested over the haul, which included the same "extremely powerful" explosive used in the Sri Lanka Easter bombings.
Gavin Butler
7.22.19
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This Guy Tried to Smuggle Half a Kilo of Cocaine Under His Wig

The 65-year-old looked extremely nervous as he got off a plane from Colombia, according to authorities at Barcelona Airport.
Gavin Butler
7.17.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Porn and Netflix Could Each Be Generating as Much CO2 as Bangladesh

Video files might be immaterial, but it takes a lot of power to get them to your phone.
Gavin Butler
7.16.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Chinese City Is Banning Men From Exposing Their Stomachs

The so-called "Beijing bikini" is a popular way for Chinese men to cool off. But authorities in China have condemned the look as "uncivilised behaviour".
Gavin Butler
7.8.19
Australia Today

Doctors Accidentally Set Fire to a Patient’s Chest During Open Heart Surgery

The incident has prompted calls for better fire safety training in operating theatres.
Gavin Butler
6.5.19
tech

A Teen Hacked Apple Twice, Hoping They'd Give Him a Job

A magistrate spared the boy a conviction, telling him to "use your gifts for good rather than evil".
Gavin Butler
5.28.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Woman Tries to Eat Live Octopus, Octopus Tries to Eat Her Back

Watch this woman engage in casual animal cruelty masquerading as a funny stunt, and then suffer some instant karma.
Gavin Butler
5.9.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Here Are 48 Reasons Chinese Authorities Are Imprisoning Muslim Minorities

Owning a tent, growing a beard, and abstaining from alcohol and cigarettes are all treated with serious suspicion in certain parts of China.
Gavin Butler
5.2.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Someone Illegally Drove A Real-Life Mario Kart Over Tokyo’s Rainbow Bridge

Police are still on the lookout for the driver, who had disappeared into the night by the time they arrived.
Gavin Butler
4.24.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Japanese Workers Are Very Upset About Their Upcoming 10-Day Holiday

"To be honest, I don’t know how to spend the time when we are suddenly given 10 days of holidays," said one worker.
Gavin Butler
4.4.19
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