Under Trump, 26% of Climate Change References Have Vanished From .Gov Sites

A new report documents two years of science being scrubbed from government websites.
Sarah Emerson
endangered species

This Is How Quickly We're Killing the Planet

One million of the planet’s nearly 9 million species are facing extinction within decades, a new U.N. report says.
Emma Ockerman
mueller report

Mueller report did not find that Trump campaign conspired with Russia, attorney general says

The attorney general says that the special counsel's report did not find Trump colluded with Russia or obstructed justice, and that there are no more indictments planned in the case. ​
Greg Walters
climate change

Catastrophic Temperature Rise In the Arctic Is 'Locked In,' UN Report Says

“What happens in the Arctic does not stay in the Arctic.”
Sarah Emerson

"It's never been so hard": FBI agents say the shutdown is hurting investigations

Tess Owen

Teens are vaping more than ever. But they're using other drugs way less.

Of high school seniors, 37.3 percent reported that they had vaped in the last year — a near 10 percent jump from last year’s survey by the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
Rex Santus
climate change

Trump’s Comments on Climate Change Report Debunked by Scientist Who Wrote It

Atmospheric scientist Katharine Hayhoe took to Twitter to fact-check claims by Trump and the White House about the major climate change report.
Sarah Emerson
climate change

3 big takeaways from the government's bleak climate report

Frequent destructive weather events, deteriorating health, and a stunted economy.
Emma Ockerman

Traffickers Are Using Instagram and YouTube as Black Markets for Live Cheetahs

A new report identified more than 900 advertisements for poached cheetahs on social media.
Sarah Emerson
gig economy

Gig Economy Drivers Are Making Half What They Did in 2013

According to a JPMorgan Chase & Co. report, there are more gig economy drivers than ever before but half of the earnings.
Jordan Pearson
sexual assault

Navy sailors on ships are the most likely to be sexually assaulted in the military, new report finds

On one ship in South Carolina, the study estimates, one in six female sailors were assaulted.
Alexa Liautaud
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Juul Allegedly Knew Teens Were Using Its Products Since 2015

The allegation has been the basis of lawsuits, probes, and crackdowns—now a former company employee says it's true.
Allie Conti