A beaver swims in Tierra del Fuego. The beavers are cutting and flooding forests across the vast, remote archipelago. With no natural predators, they mow down forests unchecked, and their dams create lagoons that suffocate trees and vegetation. The beavers also flood over roads and cattle-grazing pastures, causing millions in damages.
Laz Alonso (left) and Paula Patton star as a bride and groom from opposite ends of the socioeconomic spectrum in Jumping the Broom. The film grossed $36 million during its U.S. run in May.
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Bob Ducharme protests changes to Social Security in front of Chicago's Social Security Administration office in 2005. Until recently, AARP had not conceded that Social Security benefits may need to change in the future.
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