Investigative Journalism

Investigative Journalism

Does Ed Sheeran Cuddle With Dogs Before Every Show? An Investigation

A Dutch rapper claims Sheeran asked to borrow his dog Pablo prior to his performance in Amsterdam.
Wouter van Dijk
Investigative Journalism

An Exhaustive Investigation of 'Mayochup,' Heinz's New Condiment

We did a deep dive on the mysterious product that everyone's talking about.
Munchies Staff

The Kim Wall Memorial Fund Wants to Give a Voice to Future Journalists Like Her

Following the Swedish journalist's tragic death, the fund will empower people to tell stories that shake up cliches and stereotypes.
Alice Rowsome
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Is Trump’s Skyline Drawing Really That Bad? An Investigation

Trump's seemingly horrible drawing of the New York City skyline just sold for almost $30,000. We decide to draw our own to see if we could do any better.
Eve Peyser

The Journalist Who Blew the Whistle on Mossack Fonseca 18 Months Before the Panama Papers

Ken Silverstein spent 2014 unearthing how criminals and oligarchs hide their money, but his story got ignored.
Maddison Connaughton

'Spotlight' Celebrates the Power of Journalism to Fight Corruption

The fantastic new film details how reporters exposed the seedy underbelly of the Catholic Church.
Susan Zalkind

A New Documentary Follows the Exploits of Ghana’s Most Notorious Investigative Journalist

Anas Aremeyaw Anas is responsible for breaking countless stories about corruption and crime in his country, all without showing his face.
Chris Bilton

Chicago Is Finally Ready to Give Reparations to Police Torture Survivors

Decades of brutality forced city officials' hands, but recent investigations suggest abuses by Chicago cops are far from over.
Alison Flowers

Leading Anti-Marijuana Academics Are Paid by Painkiller Drug Companies

Researchers who have advocated against legalizing pot have also been on the payroll of top pharmaceutical firms with products that could be easily replaced by using marijuana. Could this be a major conflict of interest in the pot debate?
Lee Fang

A Respected Law Firm Alllegedly Risked Breaking the Law by Representing a Rogue Banker

New evidence about the shady activities of a former SEC official.
Murray Waas
Correspondent Confidential

Strange Border Kidnappings in Kosovo

Investigative journalist Michael Montgomery traveled to the Balkans to find that the end of the war didn't mean the end of war crimes.
VICE Staff

New Disclosures About a Congressman's Relationship with a Now-Imprisoned Texas Billionaire

Former House Majority Leader candidate Pete Sessions has promised to talk about what he did for R. Allen Stanford.
Murray Waas