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The U.S. Catholic Church is facing an unprecedented wave of sex abuse investigations

On Wednesday, Virginia became at least the 15th state where officials have announced a plan to investigate sex abuse allegations within the Catholic Church.
Carter Sherman
10.25.18
Features

Why Throwing Raves in Forbidden Spaces is An Act of Political Resistance

Female-run DJ collective Mamba Negra explain why they are starting a social movement on the São Paulo streets.
Mamba Negra
2.22.17
thump news

Oakland Officials Inspected the Ghost Ship Numerous Times Before the Deadly Fire and Took No Action

Authorities investigated up to 10 code violations in the two years before the blaze that killed 36 people at the DIY space.
Anna Codrea-Rado
2.9.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Feds Are Investigating al Qaeda Terror Threats Before Election Day

US intelligence officials have reportedly warned of an unconfirmed plot targeting Texas, New York, and Virginia the day before Election Day.
VICE Staff
11.4.16
News

We Talked to One of Mexico's Leading Vigilantes

The former leader of a group of vigilantes in Mexico has just been released from prison, and is now eyeing a career in politics. VICE News speaks with Hipólito Mora about life after his release.
VICE News
8.27.15
mexico

From Prison to Politics: Mexico's Hot Land (Dispatch 4)

The former leader of a group of vigilantes in Mexico has just been released from prison, and is now eyeing a career in politics. VICE News speaks with Hipólito Mora about life after his release.
VICE News
3.12.15
mexico

How “The Viagras” Got Their Name: Mexico's Hot Land (Dispatch 3)

An exclusive VICE News interview with the man said to be filling the power vacuum left in Michoacan after the recent capture of the leader of the Knights Templar cartel.
VICE News
3.12.15
News

A Rural Cambodian Village Has Been Hit by a Massive HIV Outbreak

Local authorities in Roka, where 233 people have recently tested positive for HIV, blame an unlicensed doctor who may have spread the disease by using dirty needles.
Clothilde Le Coz
2.23.15