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Rapid building in Istanbul is remaking the city, and activists are seeking to preserve historic places. The Haydarpasa train station, which dates to the 19th century, is closing for renovations. But longtime station workers suspect the city will convert the station into a luxury hotel or other commercial property. Peter Kenyon/NPR hide caption

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In Booming Istanbul, A Clash Between Old And New
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Song No. 1 Chick Corea, Eddie Gomez et. al.
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Controlling dust from activities like this was on the minds of those in the Department of Labor in the 1930s, as silicosis, a lung disease, was taking a toll on American workers. Above, a worker jackhammers into rock in Lassen National Forest in California in 1934, preparing to shoot explosives. U.S. Forest Service/Oregon State University Libraries hide caption

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New Silica Rules Languish In Regulatory Black Hole
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Monsanto Accused In Suit Tied To Agent Orange
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