Roman Polanski

Charles Manson

Murderous cultist Charles Manson dies having failed to inspire a race war

Manson, who was admitted to Bakersfield hospital, California, earlier this month, instructed his followers to commit a murder spree in July and August, 1969, which included the slaughter of the 26-year-old pregnant actress Sharon Tate.
David Gilbert
11.20.17
Roman Polanski

How Many Women Have to Accuse Polanski of Assault Before We Stop Honoring Him?

In 1977, Roman Polanski pled guilty to the statutory rape of a 13-year-old girl. Since then, four other women have come forward with similar accusations. Despite this, he's being honored with a retrospective in France tonight.
Kristen Yoonsoo Kim
10.30.17
crime

Another Woman Has Accused Roman Polanski of Sexually Abusing Her as a Minor

In 1977, Roman Polanski pled guilty to unlawful sex with a 13-year-old girl, then fled the United States for 40 years. On Tuesday, a woman identified only as "Robin" claims that she, too, was assaulted by him—in 1973, at 16 years old.
Diana Tourjée
8.15.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Conservatives lose majority in UK election stunner, GOP backs Trump after Comey hearing, at least 30 killed in Iraq suicide bombing, and more.
VICE Staff
6.9.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

American claimed to serve as envoy for Trump in meeting with Putin contact, Kyrgyzstan names St. Petersburg bombing suspect, former Trump adviser gave documents to Russian spy, and more.
VICE Staff
4.4.17
Art

Botticelli’s 'Venus' Is Coming to the States for the First Time | Last Week in Art

Plus, the art world responds to Trump’s first week in office.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.30.17
News

Vincent Bugliosi, the Beast of a Prosecutor Who Took Down Charles Manson, Is Dead

The man who put one of the most notorious figures of the 20th century behind bars passed away this weekend at the age of 80.
Benjamin Shapiro
6.9.15
Stuff

The Haunting Photography of a Serial Killer

​In 1979, Huntington Beach Police found hundreds of photographs of women taken by a murderer named Rodney Alcala. Many of the subjects are unidentified to this day.
Julian Morgans
11.20.14
Fashion

Having Hair Is Over

Shaving half of your head is cool now, and more stuff in VICE Style's Week in Tidbits.
Vice Style
5.25.12