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The Queens of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Talk About Identity and Sexuality

The queens from season ten open up about how the perception of drag in gay culture has changed over time.
VICE Staff
Tunnel Vision

How One Subway Closure in Queens Wrecked a Community

And what it could mean for the upcoming L train shutdown.
John Surico
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'New York Times' Sues Scammer Who Pretended to Be a Reporter

Contessa Bourbon met with major politicians and even printed her own bogus business cards, according to the suit.
Louise Matsakis

Refugees Took Over Trump's Childhood Home

As the president contemplates slashing refugee admission rates, we heard refugees tell their stories at his boyhood Queens residence.
John Surico
Tunnel Vision

The L Train Shutdown May Spawn a New Generation of Bike People

Will subway-addicted New Yorkers really go in on bikes when America's largest subway shuts down one of its major lines? Experts and advocates sure hope so.
John Surico
New York

The Mystery of the Insane, Racist Decor in an NYC Condo Building

Locals told us that after a condo boss's Halloween decorations were vandalized, he went full super-villain on tenants.
Allie Conti
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump's Childhood Home Is Great, Tremendous, Available for Rent on Airbnb

The rental comes with a cardboard cutout of the president and a creepy placard outside the bedroom where he "was likely conceived."
Drew Schwartz
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'Trump Birth House LLC' Bought Trump's Childhood Home for $2 Million

The Tudor-style house in Queens fetched about 54 percent more than the price it was sold for in December.
Allie Conti

I Found Love, Togetherness, and Milk-Chugging Nazis at LaBeouf, Rönkkö & Turner's Livestream

The anti-Trump performance art project was shut down after 20 days of controversy and violence, but it was still weirdly successful.
Lisa Divenuta
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Burger King Franchise Dressed Up Like McDonald's for Halloween

Someone covered the restaurant in a sheet like a ghost and spray-painted some golden arches on it. Spooky!
Allison Schaller
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Tenth Woman Has Accused Donald Trump of Inappropriate Sexual Conduct

Karena Virginia said Trump walked up to her on the street and randomly grabbed her breast in 1998.
Lauren Messman
The VICE Guide to Right Now

College Kids Are Now Going Around Slapping Police Horses in Canada, Apparently

Three people have been charged following multiple horse-slapping incidents at Queen's University in Ontario.
Allison Tierney