Jussie Smollett

Jussie Smollett paid 2 guys $3,500 to fake a hate crime because he was "dissatisfied with his salary," police say

“I’m left hanging my head asking why, why would anyone, especially an African American man, use the symbolism of a noose to make false accusations," Chicago Superintendent Eddie Johnson said.
Tess Owen

Jussie Smollett Reminds Us That Fame Doesn't Protect Queer and Trans POC

The 'Empire' actor appeared on 'Good Morning America' to speak on his attack and defend himself against those calling him a liar.
Arielle Gray
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Guy Got Attacked by a Mountain Lion and Killed It with His Bare Hands

"Everyone is baffled and impressed. He had no weapons, no knives or trekking poles with him. How did he do it?"
Drew Schwartz

'Empire' Star Jussie Smollett Attacked in 'Possible Hate Crime'

According to police, Smollett was assaulted by two offenders who were "yelling out racial and homophobic slurs."
Nicole Clark
hate crimes

Chicago police are treating brutal attack on “Empire” star Jussie Smollett as possible hate crime

Smollett's attackers yelled homophobic slurs and poured a chemical substance over him.
Tess Owen
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch Richard Linklater's Incredible Anti-Ted Cruz Ad

"If somebody called my wife a dog and said my daddy was in on the Kennedy assassination, I wouldn’t be kissing their ass."
Drew Schwartz
Breaking News

Man ranting about “high treason” arrested after ramming truck into Dallas TV station

The suspect, who's been arrested, also flung thousands of pieces of paper from his vehicle.
Tess Owen

This Video Shows Why Feeding Sharks Is Stupid

“I came up and I was like, ‘I’ve lost my finger, my finger’s gone.’”
Allison Tierney
youtube shooting

Police talked to YouTube shooter hours before the attack and found no reason to detain her

They didn’t see any signs of pending violence.
Alexa Liautaud
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Bruno Mars cleans up at Grammys, attack at Afghan military base kills at least 11, majority of millennials say US on "wrong track," and more.
VICE Staff

Everything we know so far about the Melbourne attack

Police say the attack was deliberate.
Tim Hume
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump says he isn't thinking of firing Mueller, power failure wreaks havoc at Atlanta airport, EPA employees reportedly targeted for voicing concerns, and more.
VICE Staff