stampede

soccer

Report: At Least 17 Killed in Crush at Angola Soccer Stadium

At least 17 people were killed and 59 injured as a crowd of hundreds stormed the stadium gates.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.10.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

At least one Trump ally says he is a tax "genius," Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint at her hotel in Paris, Colombian voters reject the FARC peace deal, and more.
VICE Staff
10.3.16
Quick Hits

Quick Hit: Iranians Protest Following Hajj Stampede

Tehran has criticized Saudi Arabia for its mismanagement of the tragedy, the worst during the pilgrimage in 25 years.
VICE News
9.25.15
asia & pacific

Dozens of Sexy 'Spartan Warriors' Were Subdued by Chinese Police in Beijing

Unwilling to tolerate even a symbolic invasion of public space, the city's officers quickly moved to apprehend male models who were distributing packaged salad to pedestrians.
VICE News
7.24.15
asia & pacific

At Least 23 Die in Stampede at Clothes Giveaway in Bangladesh

The deaths included 22 women and a child, while another 30 of those present were injured and rushed to a hospital in Mymensingh, according to police.
VICE News
7.10.15
asia & pacific

Human Stampede Kills 10 During Hindu Bathing Ritual in Bangladesh

A rumor about a collapsing bridge caused a stampede at an event that draws nearly a million Hindus each year to a holy site on the banks of the Brahmaputra River.
Syed Tashfin Chowdhury
3.28.15
asia & pacific

Scores of People Trampled to Death During Shanghai New Year's Eve Celebration

Authorities are investigating the incident, which early reports incorrectly suggested was triggered by a rush to collect coupons resembling cash that were thrown from a riverfront building.
Liz Fields
1.1.15
Calgary

Keep It Canada: Calgary

In the first installment of Keep It Canada, host Matty Matheson takes us to Canada's craziest rodeo, gorges on carnival snacks, spots wild rams, and then rides horses through the majestic landscape. He also eats—and cooks—tons of amazing food.
Matty Matheson
10.6.14
Stuff

Meet Rodeo's Most Successful Black Cowboy

After decades of being one of the only African American athletes at rodeos, Fred Whitfield has seen the type crazy cowboy shit you can't make up. We talked to him about rodeo racism, bar room brawls, and cocaine.
Daniel Otis
7.14.14
NIGERIA

At Least 16 Nigerian Jobhunters Crushed to Death in Stampedes

Desperate jobseekers died in crushes across Nigeria as around half a million people were invited to apply for 4,500 government posts.
Olivia Becker
3.17.14