FBI

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What Happens When the FBI Raids a Biological Testing Startup

When the FBI raided the offices of at-home microbiome testing startup uBiome, it likely took with it data about a Motherboard reporter's health.
VICE Staff
5.20.19
Hacking

Researchers Are Liberating Thousands of Pages of Forgotten Hacking History From the Government

Using FOIA, they’ve already published NASA’s official report about the infamous WANK worm.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
5.10.19
Health

Did the FBI Seize My Vagina Cultures?

When the FBI raided the offices of at-home microbiome testing startup uBiome, it likely took with it data about my own health.
Samantha Cole
5.8.19
Voat

Founder of Voat, the ‘Censorship-Free’ Reddit, Begs Users to Stop Making Death Threats

Voat founder Justin Chastain said that a “US agency” had contacted the platform, allegedly over threats on the website.
Sarah Emerson
4.26.19
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The FBI Has No Idea Why This Old Man Had 2,000 Stolen Native American Bones

The guy had an extensive collection of cultural artifacts from around the world. He also had... a bunch of human bones?
River Donaghey
2.27.19
Robert Mueller

Inside Robert Mueller's Horny, Joking-but-Not-Really Fandom

The special counsel "has all of the qualities of a super crush: He's mysterious. He doesn't return phone calls. He plays hard to get."
Alex Norcia
1.29.19
WTF

Two Men Arrested in Café for Allegedly Impersonating FBI, CIA, and Homeland Security

When the manager told them that dogs weren’t allowed, the pair claimed to be FBI agents.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.17.19
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This Therapist Wanted a Client with Mob Ties to Help Her Bash a Guy's Face In, FBI Says

She also allegedly asked to have one of his arms broken so that he "can't do push-ups."
Allie Conti
11.8.18
bomb squad

How Experts Trace A Homemade Bomb To Its Source

We spoke to an explosive forensic expert about how to track a serial bomber.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.24.18
true crime

This Guy Made a 200-Pound Bomb to Promote His Bizarre Ideology, Feds Say

Paul M. Rosenfeld is accused of an Election Day plot targeting the National Mall in the name of something called "sortition."
Matt Taylor
10.10.18
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Kavanaugh’s Ex-Roommate: Devil’s Triangle Was Totally a Sex Thing

Specifically a threesome, according to Urban Dictionary.
Drew Schwartz
10.4.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

FBI Agent Shot by Killer Wheelchair at Indiana Jones-Style Booby-Trapped Home

Equipped with a deadly hot tub, spike strips, tripwires, animal snares, and a host of other DIY hazards.
Drew Schwartz
10.2.18
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