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Plenty of food shops in London have sections catering to American immigrants. The busiest times converge around three American holidays: Independence Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Christine Ro/NPR hide caption

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Police seal off Lindy Road in Manchester, England, on Thursday as the investigation into Monday night's attack continues. Greater Manchester Police are treating the explosion at an Ariana Grande concert as a terrorist attack and have confirmed at least 22 fatalities. Christopher Furlong/Getty Images hide caption

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The elaborate Alnwick Garden in northeast England includes a "Poison Garden" that showcases plants with killer properties. Visitors are invited to look but not touch or even smell. Joanne Silberner for NPR hide caption

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Newly appointed Secretary of State for exiting the European Union David Davis arrives at 10 Downing Street. He and five other Cabinet members were announced Wednesday by Prime Minister Theresa May. Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images hide caption

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A European Union supporter stands with a European Union flag during a picnic against Brexit in London's Green Park on Saturday. Daniel Leal-Olivas /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Grace Srinivasan plays Noor Inayat Khan, an Indian-American Muslim woman who spied for the British during World War II, in a new docudrama about her life. Jonathan Mount/Unity Productions Foundation hide caption

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One Woman, Many Surprises: Pacifist Muslim, British Spy, WWII Hero

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