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Chill, Your Moscow Mule Probably Isn’t Going to Poison You

Contrary to recent reports.
Alexandra Ossola

Lead Contaminated Drinking Water Is Much More Prevalent Than You Think

Three thousand communities in the US have four times the amount of lead in their water as Flint—partly because of a misunderstood law.
Grennan Milliken

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump renews promise to deport millions of immigrants, Michigan cop suspended for driving truck with confederate flag to Trump protest, Leon Russell dies at age 74, and more.
VICE Staff

Photos of Swiss Hardbodies Lubed Up and Flexing What They Got

If you breathe deeply, you'll smell the body oil and tanning product from here.
Jojo Schulmeister, words by Seraina Manser
daily vice

We Talk Stand-Up with Hannibal Buress on Today's 'Daily VICE'

We grabbed lunch with the comedian and talked about his new special, 'Comedy Camisado.'
VICE Staff

Inside the World's Biggest E-Waste Dump

215,000 tonnes of second hand consumer electronics, mainly from Western Europe and the US, come through Ghana a year.
Mari Shibata

MUNCHIES Presents: The Real 'Pot Dealer' of Istanbul

Get ready to spend the day with the busiest pot dealer in Istanbul: Emir Ali Enç, the owner of Soy—the only Turkish company making handmade copper and silver cookware.
Emir Ali Enç

It Turns Out Silver Spoons Make Food Taste Awful

A new study unveiled yesterday at the Science Museum in London shows that flavor-wise, the figurative “silver spoon” may not be the best spoon for dining. It's all about that GOLD.
Munchies Staff

China Wants New Zealand's Milk

China's worldwide resources shopping spree has set its eyes on New Zealand milk, and it's making farmers very nervous.
Caitlin Reid

Tony Hawk Just Ate it Riding the Real-Life Hoverboard

Tony Hawk went to the headquarters of the real overboard to atone for his Back to the Future hoax, and the results are as awesome as the Hendo Hoverboard itself.
Beckett Mufson
The Holding Court Issue

Scrap or Die

One sweltering afternoon in July, I found myself breaking and entering into a derelict warehouse on the east side of Cleveland. I was in the middle of a crash course in metal theft from a man named Jay Jackson.
Wilbert L. Cooper
Motherboard Blog

How a Copper Mine, Not "Nature," Is Poisoning Fish in Romania

Remember that time thousands of dead birds fell out of the sky above Arkansas? Well, nature is back on the warparth, with reports of thousands of dead fish floating along the river Arieş in Romania emerging at the end of this May.
Ioana Moldoveanu