This week, hundreds of migrants died trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea in search for freedom and a better life. But even as attention to the crisis grows, there is little information about what happens to migrants who don't make it to Europe. Those apprehended by the Libyan Coast Guard are brought to detention centers, where they face deplorable conditions—even torture—while they remain locked up for long periods of time. VICE News gained access to chilling footage from the Libyan Coast Guard and traveled to detention centers in the region. Milene Larsson, a VICE News Correspondent, explains.
This week, an Iowa man was found not guilty of sexually abusing his wife, whom nursing home staff members said was cognitively unable to give consent. How are these cases to be handled?
Those who survived went on to become refugees around the world. Today, an estimated 150,000 Armenians live in the New York region. Armenian-American author Aida Zilelian weighs in on her own experience.
The first ever video on YouTube; Amy Schumer's remarkably poignant parody of Friday Night Lights; a cute dog vine to watch over and over. Here's what's good on the web.
The Takeaway looks at a massive bourbon heist, Sri Lankan-American musician Bhi Bhiman drops by, and we look at sexual harassment in the restaurant industry.