Crimes

Motherboard

Man on LSD Caught After Stolen Car Chase Said He Thought He Was Playing 'GTA'

An Oregon man allegedly hallucinating on LSD led police on a stolen car chase straight out of GTA.
Samantha Cole
6.6.18
crime

Florida Bar Patrons Continue Drinking as Armed Robbery Unfolds

When you need a drink, you need a drink.
Alex Swerdloff
6.23.17
crime

Thieves Stole $300,000 of Avocados, and Your Brunch Game Is to Blame

Here's yet another reason why your avocado toast is surprisingly controversial.
Alex Swerdloff
6.19.17
Busted

Look at This Massive Click Fraud Farm that Was Just Busted In Thailand

Over 500 cellphones and 350,000 SIM cards were seized.
Louise Matsakis
6.12.17
Another Day Another Hack

Identity Manager OneLogin Has Suffered a Nasty Looking Data Breach

The company’s public blog post is thin on details, but a list of mitigations sent to users paints a much more worrying picture.
Joseph Cox
6.1.17
FMV games

‘Late Shift’ Is an Intriguing Failure of an FMV ‘Game’

Wales Interactive’s latest is neither an interactive movie nor a video game, but as a curious experiment it shows potential.
Mike Diver
4.19.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Four People Were Just Charged with a Hate Crime Over the Chicago Torture Video

One participant in the alleged hate crime shouts "fuck white people!" while allegedly torturing, beating, and cutting a white man on Facebook Live.
Mike Pearl
1.5.17
fun with science

Apparently Judges Are Jerks When They're Tired, Too

A new study suggests that sleep deprivation can affect the length of sentences they pass down.
Nick Keppler
12.16.16
matt barnes

Matt Barnes Allegedly Choked a Woman, Punched Two Other People in NYC Nightclub Fight

Police are looking for Matt Barnes after he reportedly choked one woman in a nightclub and punched two other intervenors.
Sean Newell
12.5.16
baylor

Baylor Regents: Art Briles Knew About "Horrifying" Sexual Assault Allegations

Baylor regents have revealed a little bit more information about the sexual assault scandal on campus.
Sean Newell
10.28.16
Highlights

Grizzlies PA Announcer Fired for Allegedly Filming Upskirt Videos in Church

The Grizzlies PA announcer lost his job with the team and the church.
Sean Newell
8.9.16
joe paterno

Court Filings Allege Joe Paterno Knew of Sandusky Child Abuse Claim in 1976

Things have just gotten worse for Penn State and Joe Paterno.
Sean Newell
5.6.16
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