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Trans Student Blocked from Both Locker Rooms During School Safety Drill

She was forced to sit alone on the bleachers while her classmates and teachers huddled together inside.
Drew Schwartz
10.8.18
VICE News

10 killed in Santa Fe, Texas, high school shooting

The suspected shooter has been taken into custody.
Tess Owen
5.18.18
americas

Armed Man Shot, Critically Injured By Secret Service Agent Near White House

One person has been transferred to a hospital with critical injuries, according to the DC Fire Department. President Obama was not present during the incident.
Sarah Mimms
5.20.16
americas

These Inmates Won $85,000 Because Their Prison Is on Lockdown Too Often

Things got so bad that prisoners of the Maplehurst Correctional facility in Milton, Ontario, resorted to pulling water sprinklers in their cells just to get a shower.
Rachel Browne
5.12.16
Europe

Deserted Brussels Faces Fourth Consecutive Day Of Lockdown Under Terror Alert

In the Belgian capital, there's no one in the streets except heavily armed soldiers and a handful of civilians, as authorities keep the terror warning at the highest level.
Pierre Longeray
11.24.15
Islamic State

Battling the Backlash: France At War (Dispatch 2)

VICE News met with an imam, a hospital chaplain who is currently treating injured attack victims, and several young Muslims who are speaking out after Friday's tragic events.
VICE News
11.17.15
Paris

Fear And Tolerance: France At War (Dispatch 1)

After Europe’s deadliest terrorist attack in over a decade, VICE News arrives in Paris to witness a city in mourning.
VICE News
11.16.15
crime

How Fear Helped Build Australia's Supermax Prisons

From bikers to terrorists, supermax prisons are a holding pen for the country's worst nightmares.
John Birmingham
9.9.15
Health

Reports of Suspected Ebola Cases Skyrocket in Sierra Leone After Three-Day Lockdown

Hundreds of potential infections were reported to authorities after millions of Sierra Leoneans were confined to their homes over the weekend in an effort to stamp out the virus.
Kayla Ruble
4.1.15
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The March on Islamabad (Dispatch 5)

Having led rallies in Faisalabad, Pakistani opposition leader Imran Khan’s next focus is on Karachi, the most populous city in Pakistan.
VICE News
12.23.14
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The March on Islamabad (Dispatch 4)

VICE News was at the first of the protests in Faisalabad, Pakistan's industrial center, as tensions escalated and clashes broke out between followers of opposition leader Imran Khan and pro-government supporters.
VICE News
12.15.14
News

The Pentagon Is Giving Grenade Launchers to Campus Police

With help from the Pentagon, colleges across the United States are buying military-grade weapons, and putting campuses into perpetual lockdown.
Hannah K. Gold
9.5.14
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