Northern California


These 360 Drone Photos of the California Wildfires Are Devastating

An interactive map of the Carr Fire shows the landscape from a drone's eye view.


Life Advice from the Legendary Bartender at California's Best Biker Bar

For our new bartender advice column, we spoke to Bay Area legend Gina Parle ("Jeannie") of the Warehouse Cafe, who taught us why mojitos are pathetic and how to go down on yourself.


Closing Detroit's Digital Divide

On today's episode of 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast,' we talk about how people are dealing with unequal access to high-speed internet in Detroit.


Everything We Know About the Shooting Rampage in California

The gunman's spree was allegedly sparked by a long-running feud with his neighbor.


How the California Wildfires Have Devastated Wine Country

"This was literally a hurricane of fire. This global warming sh*t is getting real."


A 'Boiling River of Wine' Flows Out of the Napa Wildfire Devastation

The owner of one winery destroyed by the fires shared a video of the strange phenomenon with MUNCHIES.


Massive wildfires have killed over a dozen in Northern California

The destruction is massive, especially to California's famed wine country in Napa and Sonoma counties, and to marijuana farmers. Farmers and wine makers are concerned that the smoke will damage crop quality and yields.


This Perfect Salad Proves That Eating Healthy Doesn't Have to Be Miserable

Say goodbye to poorly rendered Caesars and decrepit nonsense salads from chain drug stores and open your eyes to how salads should be: crunchy, cool, and creamy.


Why You Should Eat Cheese When Your A/C Breaks

People love to eat and drink the pain away, so fight the sweltering heat of summer by eating a rich triple crème. It works.