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Rihanna Rocks 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards In Versace Green Fur Coat & Thigh-High Boots

When Rihanna posted a photo of Lil' Kim on her Instagram account Thursday, we had no idea that she'd recreate the rapper's style at the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards.<p>Riri looked like she stepped straight out of the 1997 music video for "Crush on You" while performing her new single "Bitch Better …

Toronto Rapper and Weeknd Affiliate Derek Wise Was Arrested on Human Trafficking Charges

An up-and-coming Toronto rapper with ties to the Weeknd was apprehended by Toronto Police for 15 human trafficking charges.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada</i><p>This weekend, Derek Bissue—better known to rap fans as Derek Wise, a member of Toronto's downtown-based rap crew Get Home Safe …

Inside Alaska's Fight for Legal Weed

We headed way up north for the latest episode of Weediquette<p>On November 4, 2014, the state of Alaska was faced with a ballot measure to potentially make recreational marijuana legal. In this episode of <i>Weediquette</i>, we follow democracy in action through the eyes of Charlo Greene.<p>Greene became the …

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Ice Cube's 'The Predator' Was the Most Relevant Album of 2014 That Came Out in 1992

Twenty-plus years later, the hip-hop classic unfortunately still speaks to the social injustice in America.<p>They were unarmed, Ice Cube says. That’s what still bothers him. It’s the only thing that really felt different.<p>Mike Brown was unarmed when officer Darren Wilson shot him to death last August. …

Bobby Shmurda Charged with Conspiracy to Commit Murder, Reckless Endangerment, Weapons, Faces Eight to 25 Years if Convicted

The rising New York rapper was charged with several felonies today.<p><i>Bobby Shmurda's attorney Howard Greenburg addresses reporters</i><p>Fourteen members of the Brooklyn GS9 Crip gang, including rising star Bobby Shmurda, were indicted earlier today. Shmurda, real name Ackquille Pollard, was charged with …

​It’s Christmas in Six Days and I Just Got Robbed

Try and imagine every single possession you hold dear. Now imagine writing them all down on an insurance claim form. Merry Christmas.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE UK</i><p>My house just got robbed, six days before Christmas. They smashed the glass door at the back of the house and took all the …

Two Cops Were Shot to Death in Brooklyn on Saturday

The cops were shot in their patrol car around 3 PM—subsequently succumbing to the injuries—while the gunman allegedly shot himself to death soon after.<p>Two police officers were shot while in their patrol car this afternoon in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant. Both officers have died, …

Masked Thieves Loot Luxury Berlin Department Store in Daring Daytime Heist | VICE News

Masked men robbed and looted a renowned luxury department store in Germany on Saturday, injuring shoppers as they stormed through the bustling aisles amid a cloud of tear gas.<p>Four armed men reportedly burst in through a side door of Berlin's KaDeWe at around 10:30am local time. They sprayed a guard …

Australians Are Literally Plundering Seafood Shops Over the Holidays

Christmas in Australia is an unconventional affair, usually trademarked by barbecued shrimp and pool floats. But as a result, some shops are being literally robbed for their precious seafood.<p>Christmas in Australia is a dangerous time of year to deal in seafood. Aussies go wild for shellfish, …

Feds Deny NYPD Cop Killer Had Ties To Black Guerilla Family Prison Gang

Two New York City police officers were shot dead "execution style" in Brooklyn on Saturday. Not much is known about the gunman, who was identified by officials as Ismaaiyl Brinsley, 28, except that he was a suspected gang member from Baltimore who allegedly posted on social media that he wanted …

North Korea warns U.S. : Worse is coming

North Korea is accusing the U.S. government of being behind the making of the movie "The Interview."<p>And, in a dispatch on state media, the totalitarian regime warned the United States that its "citadels" will be attacked, dwarfing the hacking attack on Sony that led to the cancellation of the …

He Said He Loved Me...

He said he loved me. In a text. And I cried.<p>I was sitting in the backseat of a taxi, on my way to the airport, when I received the text. I had texted him an hour earlier, "Happy birthday!!!! I hope you have a great day and a terrific birthday. Love you. Xo"<p>It's funny, sometimes I'm able to write, …

Nike SB Trainerendor "Merlot"

Nike SB unveils another colorway to its rugged Trainerendor trainer, this time in a red-wine<p>Nike SB unveils another colorway to its rugged Trainerendor trainer, this time in a red-wine “Merlot” color scheme. The latest release features a mesh and nubuck upper in an eye-catching shade of Merlot, …

Kevin Durant Becomes 2nd-Youngest Player to Score 15,000 Points

Reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant became the second-youngest player in NBA history to score 15,000 points Tuesday night vs. the Sacramento Kings.<p>The NBA announced the news on Twitter:<p>The Oklahoma City Thunder superstar became the youngest player in NBA history other than LeBron James to reach the …

Houston Rockets Proving There's Method to Daryl Morey's Madness

The Houston Rockets remained undefeated with a 98-81 victory against the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday night, decisively claiming their sixth win as they continue a virtually impeccable debut to the 2014-15 season.<p>One man is especially satisfied with Houston's start, and that's general manager …

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