Pissed Off by Verizon, Firefighters Join the Fight to Restore Net Neutrality
First responders join a chorus of angry Americans tired of big telecom’s nonsense.
Verizon Incompetence and Greed Leaves Firefighters Throttled During Wildfire
Verizon has a long, ridiculous history of not understanding what “unlimited” means.
Life's Not Too Bad When You're One of the Last Nuns in Spain
I spent a day at the convent of Santa Clara in Tolosa—one of Spain's last remaining convents.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Look at This Giant Foam Blob in California That Has Nothing to Do with Trump
The giant quivering mass of bubbles is currently enveloping a parking lot in Santa Clara, California.
Judge in Stanford Rape Case Removed From Another Sexual Assault Trial
Prosecutors said they lacked confidence that the judge who sentenced Brock Turner to six months in jail could "fairly participate" in an upcoming case.
The VICE Morning Bulletin
This morning, Bernie Sanders denies Hillary Clinton has won the Democratic nomination, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in DC, Axl Rose asks Google to remove "fat" photos of him, and more.
Super Bowl 50
My Time in the Oligarch Zone at Super Bowl 50
What do you get when you buy a $15,000 to Super Bowl 50? Lobster, the opportunity to be an arbitrage victim, moderate buyer's remorse, and a long walk home.
Super Bowl 50
It Could Happen Here: Super Bowl 50 As Terror Target
In the wake of last year's ISIS suicide bombing outside the Stade de France in Paris, a Super Bowl terror attack is no longer unthinkable. How will officials secure the game?
Aldon Smith Arrested Again
Troubled San Francisco 49ers defensive end Aldon Smith is in trouble with the law again.
The State of Augmented Reality in a Post-Google Glass World
Welcome to AR's fortress of solitude.
STD Dating Site Faces $16.5M Fine for Misleading Its Members
A California jury decided that the owner of PositiveSingles.com should pay damages for not keeping its members' information confidential, as advertised.
crime & drugs
Chicago Accuses Johnson & Johnson and Others of Causing America’s Painkiller Addiction
Chicago’s is the second major municipal lawsuit within two weeks blaming big pharma for the rise in prescription opioid and heroin abuse.
Mary Emily O'Hara