October 18 Issue

On The Cover
The Drugs Don’t Work

The Drugs Don’t Work

Overuse of antibiotics is creating a medical crisis as super-bugs that can’t be killed are spreading around the globe
Chemical Conundrum

Love Hurts

On the 35th anniversary of America’s most notorious environmental disaster, there are new allegations of pollution at Love Canal
Big Shots
Slouching From Bedlam

Slouching From Bedlam

National Park Service park ranger Richard Trott holds a closed sign he removed at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013.
Launch Slideshow 4 PHOTOS
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Bienvenido a La Nanny State

The courts slapped down New York City Mayor Bloomberg’s ban on Big Gulp sugary drinks, so he took his campaign south of the border
New World

Ginger Baker Hates You

The legendary drummer is touring (briefly), promoting a documentary (curtly) and making everyone around him miserable