The 911 call came in at 5:55 p.m. on September 29, 2012. A woman had fallen from a ledge in Rocky Mountain National Park; she was alive but unconscious. “I need an alpine mountain rescue team immediately,”
The spring of 2008 was brutal for Europe’s honeybees. In late April and early May, during the corn-planting season, dismayed beekeepers in Germany’s upper Rhine valley looked on as whole colonies perished.
High schoolers are weighing the benefits of blue-collar trades at a time when well-paying jobs—and no debt—are hard to pass up. This story appears in VICE Magazine's Power and Privilege Issue. Click HERE
As his wife began taking the groceries into their apartment, Kenneth Moore stayed planted in the driver’s seat of his car, turned up the music and lit a blunt. Moore, 34, liked to imagine his dented, Ford
For forty years, an original Salvador Dalí painting went unnoticed inside New York City’s massive jail complex. Then a gang of thieves decided it might be worth something. On February 26, 1965, Salvador
A daughter’s hilarious obituary unravels her father’s mysterious life. You have to read to the end to get it.
The obituary that ran last week in Delaware Online is a mystery, the tale of a globe-trotting Renaissance man who disappeared in a single-engine plane over the Atlantic Ocean after learning he had cancer.
"Rooster Bogle would take his sons out once a week or so to visit a prison near Salem, Oregon where they lived and say, 'Look carefully, boys, because when you grow up, this is where you're going to live.'"
SAN FRANCISCO — The heroin needles, the pile of excrement between parked cars, the yellow soup oozing out of a large plastic bag by the curb and the stained, faux Persian carpet dumped on the corner. a
In her new book, former sitcom star Justine Bateman explains how being famous completely altered her reality. Sign up for our newsletter to get the best of VICE delivered to your inbox daily.In the early
Beth Moore grew her flock by teaching scripture to women—and being deferential to men. Now her outspokenness on sexism could cost her everything. When Beth Moore arrived in Houston in the 1980s, she found
A Princeton geologist has endured decades of ridicule for arguing that the fifth extinction was caused not by an asteroid but by a series of colossal volcanic eruptions. But she’s reopened that debate.
Subscribe now to our new podcast, Broken Harts, based on this story and available soon on Apple, Google, Spotify, or wherever you like to get your podcasts. The cliff is exactly the kind of place Jennifer
He was a first-round draft pick in the NBA. 14 years later, he was found dead. Who killed Lorenzen Wright? - Los Angeles
Sherra Wright guided the silver Cadillac SUV through the darkness on a mild night, seven years after search and rescue dogs found her ex-husband’s body in a Memphis field. The remains of Lorenzen Wright
Wag and Rover are cashing in on our obsession with pets — and they’re not without controversy. The signs for Norman first appeared on the Upper East Side of Manhattan in early March. “REWARD. LOST DOG.
Much to the frustration of her proud son, the genetic genealogist who helped crack the unsolved case of the Golden State Killer decided early in the investigation that she did not want to be named. “I
Strange how it keeps happening, how the greatest works of Chinese art keep getting brazenly stolen from museums around the world. Is it a conspiracy? Vengeance for treasures plundered years ago? We sent
Five years ago, Aleah Austin moved with her family from LaCrosse, Wisconsin, to Durango, Colorado. The then-ten-year-old was sad to leave her family’s deep roots in the Midwest, so to help ease the transition,
And both sides suffer for it. The growing tendency of late for liberals and conservatives to regard each other as not just opponents, but enemies, has been one of the most alarming in an alarming era.
Climate change is going to revolutionize politics in cities across the world. Rainfall in Cape Town is a dramatic affair. In the winter wet season, ominous clouds and strong winds rumble in from the northwest,