September 16, 2016 Issue

Cover story U.S.
Some 400,000 people have been affected by cancer, disease and mental illnesses from the 9/11 attacks, according to data obtained exclusively by Newsweek.
In Focus

Welcome to Cuba

Santa Clara, Cuba—The first scheduled commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than 50 years brings U.S. government officials, reporters and regular travelers to the central city of Santa Clara on August 31 as part of the Obama administration’s restoration of ties with the Communist-ruled island. U.S. airlines have been lining up to offer flights to the capital city of Havana, as tourism and travel by Americans of Cuban descent is expected to surge.
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A GIF-Wrapped Present

Mediachain Labs and IIIF are taking radically different approaches to bringing us accurate information about our favorite online memes, art and more.

Going, Go-Go's, Gone

The Go-Go's are playing their last show at L.A.'s Greek Theatre on Tuesday, ending a long career of pop punk greatness.