September 1, 2016 - BARI, Italy
The first video replays used in an international soccer match. FIFA successfully conducted its first official "semi-live" Video Assistant Referees (VAR) test during the friendly match between Italy and France in Bari.
August 31, 2016 - SANTA CLARA, Cuba
The first scheduled flight arrived in Cuba from the United States in over 50 years. The historic flight from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Santa Clara, Cuba builds on the President Obama's promise to reengage Cuba.