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St. Laurentius, a polish Catholic church in Philadelphia's Fishtown neighborhood, was closed in March amid fears that it would collapse. Since then, the community has pushed back to save the historic building. Kim Paynter/WHYY hide caption

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In Philadelphia's Fishtown, A Fierce Debate Over The Fate Of A Polish Church

The Philadelphia Archdiocese has plans to demolish the city's oldest Polish church, but it's facing strong resistance: Longtime parishioners and neighborhood newcomers have joined forces in protest.

During the Revolutionary War, many loyalists were treated brutally --€” like the tarred and feathered man in this print. When the war wrapped up, loyalists often found they had to fend for themselves, or flee. David Claypoole Johnston/Library of Congress hide caption

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What Happened To British Loyalists After The Revolutionary War?

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Panthers roam in rural Collier County, in southwest Florida. As the Florida state animal's population has grown, wildlife officials may seek to take the panther off the endangered species list. Courtesy of the Conservancy of Southwest Florida hide caption

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On The Rebound, Panthers Prowl Expanding Swath Of Land In Florida

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Cruz in his high school yearbook; he was president of the drama club. Second Baptist High School hide caption

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Second Baptist High School

A Conservative Firebrand From The Start, Ted Cruz Always Had A Plan

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Dr. James Logan, an entomologist, studies mosquitoes from around the world in an effort to make them less dangerous. The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine keeps them in a cavern beneath the streets of London. The bowls contain mosquito larvae in water, while the boxes are where the adults live. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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In London, An Underground Home For The World's Mosquitoes

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Pensioners queue outside a national bank branch in Athens on Thursday. Greek banks are running out of cash and the situation poses further danger to the economy, analysts say. Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Parallels

Debt Crisis Puts The Squeeze On Greece's Banks

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Debt Crisis Puts The Squeeze On Greece's Banks

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St. Laurentius, a polish Catholic church in Philadelphia's Fishtown neighborhood, was closed in March amid fears that it would collapse. Since then, the community has pushed back to save the historic building. Kim Paynter/WHYY hide caption

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In Philadelphia's Fishtown, A Fierce Debate Over The Fate Of A Polish Church

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