Inside ISIS’s Final Fight (HBO)

From VICE News. In a deserted farmhouse on the Deir Ezzor frontline, a group of Arab YPG fighters and foreign volunteers — an American, a Scotsman, an Australian and a South Korean — took up position on the edge of Islamic State territory, firing wildly from the hollow windows onto ISIS fighters hiding in the…

What Venezuelan Expats Think About The Country’s Political Crisis

From VICE News. More than 3.4 million people have fled Venezuela since 2014. Those who remain grapple with food and medicine shortages as President Nicolás Maduro refuses to give up his authoritarian regime and let humanitarian aid into the country. In January, Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaidó challenged Maduro and declared himself interim president, as…

Watch A Bee-Theft Detective Bust A Hive Heist

From VICE News. Buzz Landon thought this year would be different. But on Jan. 30, he felt the sting of stolen property yet again. Save for a piece of honeycomb, a small wooden cage and some deep tire impressions, the thieves left no evidence of who they are — or where they had taken Buzz’s…

Michael Cohen’s Congressional Hearing Was A Partisan Nightmare (HBO)

From VICE News. Michael Cohen’s contentious, hours-long testimony before Congress Wednesday wasn’t necessarily rife with new details, but President Trump’s former personal attorney managed to deliver a few bombshells. Still, most of the day was devoted to partisan bickering between members of the Democrat-led House Oversight Committee, and to the dueling descriptions offered of Cohen.…

VR Could Help Cure Denmark’s Teen Drinking Problem (HBO)

From VICE News. Denmark’s teens have a drinking problem, and rather than change the country’s famously liberal booze policies, the government is turning to YouTube videos and virtual reality games to teach kids to drink responsibly. Starting at age 16, Danes can buy beer and wine around the clock from any convenience store. According to…

Deerhunter’s Bradford Cox Breaks Down “Plains” (HBO)

From VICE News. Deerhunter’s Bradford Cox explains how his Marfa, Texas-inspired song “Plains” encapsulates the sadness of the death of Whitney Houston and James Dean, for “Verse, Chorus, Bridge,” off his album “Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared?” Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook:…