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food news

Copycats Are Licking More Ice Cream Cartons Thanks to That Viral Video

So can we go back to buying ice cream and feeling reasonably confident that no one else's tongue has touched it? OF COURSE NOT.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.9.19
Views My Own

Can You Become President Just by Being Really, Really Charming?

Beto O'Rourke's campaign promises to be driven more by personality than ideology. Will Democrats go for it?
Harry Cheadle
3.15.19
immigration

Mexico Is Now Trapping Migrants Before They Can Even Reach the US Border

'We were locked inside as if we were in a jail,' one migrant said of his experience at a shelter.
Justin Glawe
2.27.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Stoner Broke into a Vacant House to Get High and Ran into a Giant Tiger

But the police just thought they were hallucinating.
River Donaghey
2.13.19
climate change

The Next Financial Crisis Could Be Caused by Climate Change

After wildfires bankrupted a major utility, there's concerns that more severe natural disasters will lead to economic devastation.
Geoff Dembicki
1.28.19
immigration

What Life Is Like in the Town Where Trump Is Actually Building His Wall

El Paso, Texas, has become a laboratory for the administration's immigration policy – much to the anger of many residents.
Justin Glawe
1.8.19
Views My Own

The Ruling Striking Down Obamacare Is a Disaster for Republicans

When a judge said the Affordable Care Act was unconstitutional, it was technically a victory for conservatives, but not the kind of victory they want.
Harry Cheadle
12.18.18
Features

Ten Years of Power Trip, Texas Hardcore Heroes

A look at the legacy of the Dallas hardcore band, who recently celebrated their 10th anniversary with a hometown mosh-gala.
Andy O'Connor
11.27.18
chocolate

How This Syrian Refugee Family Brought Their Century-Old Chocolate Business to Texas

In Damascus, the name Slik is synonymous with fine confections. Now, the family-owned chocolatier is continuing its legacy in a new homeland.
Diana Hubbell
11.20.18
2018 election

Beto O'Rourke Lost, but Betomania Is Stronger Than Ever

His strong showing in the Senate contest against Ted Cruz has Texas Democrats hopeful for the first time in a long time.
Julissa Treviño
11.9.18
Views My Own

Ted Cruz Is a Desperate Man

If he beats challenger Beto O'Rourke to stay in the Senate, it'll be thanks to the Texan's ugly, fearmongering campaign.
K.T. Nelson
10.23.18
Views My Own

Trump's Immigration Policies Have Given the US a 'Tent City' for Children

His administration has constructed yet another monument to needless human suffering.
Harry Cheadle
10.2.18
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