Washington

Taiwan

China Says it's Ready for War if the U.S. Keeps Pushing for Taiwanese Independence

Beijing is accusing the U.S., which recently approved a $2.2 billion arms sale to Taiwan, of destabilizing the region.
David Gilbert
7.24.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Is Now in a Flame War with [Spins Wheel] George Washington

He reportedly said the first president wasn't "smart."
River Donaghey
4.10.19
Jair Bolsonaro

Brazil’s far-right President Jair Bolsonaro really wants to be Trump’s super best friend

“We want to have a great Brazil, just like Trump wants to have a great America.”
David Gilbert
3.19.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

"Don't get rolled": 15 departing Congress members tell the newbies what to expect

Alexandra Pelosi asks outgoing members what it's really like to serve, and what advice they'd give the energetic new members.
Shawna Thomas
1.14.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Highway Forced to Install Mile Marker 68.9 After Thieves Keep Stealing '69' Sign

Nice.
River Donaghey
1.11.19
recomposing

Washington Could Become the First State to Compost the Dead

A new bill wants to let you turn your loved ones into soil.
Sarah Emerson
1.2.19
Work

Five Million People Got a Much-Needed Raise for the New Year

Thanks to increases in the minimum wage across the United States, low-wage workers will collectively bring in $5.4 billion more in 2019 than they did in 2018.
FREE Staff
1.1.19
Breaking News

911 is going in and out for at least 10 states

Officials said the emergency hotline would be fixed Thursday night.
Miranda Levingston
12.28.18
NFL

Washington Claimed Reuben Foster Because they Can Get Away with It

With Washington claiming Foster—arrested on domestic violence charges last weekend—NFL teams are proving they are as bulletproof as they seem.
Liam Daniel Pierce
11.28.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

The Oil Industry Spent Millions to Kill an Anti-Pollution Measure

BP America, Chevron USA, and the Koch brothers were among those who spent $31 million to defeat the ballot initiative.
VICE Staff
11.12.18
Drugs

It's a Really Good Time to Be a Weed Smuggler

Legalizing marijuana has hurt the black market within those states—but opened up more possibilities for cross-state smugglers.
Hayley Fox
11.12.18
2018 election

The Oil Industry Spent $31 Million to Kill a Climate Change Measure

Washington's 1631 ballot initiative would have introduced a revolutionary carbon tax, but thanks to fierce opposition it went down in flames.
Geoff Dembicki
11.8.18
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