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Politics

Poles unfazed by fracking?

Dave McGuire reports on the quiet arrival in Poland of the controversial practice of natural gas "fracking," a way of extracting hard-to-get natural gas that has some environmentalists concerned.

Lifestyle & Belief

Polish Jewish community uses Mormon-produced archive to make family connections

In the 1960s, Poland was short on funds to digitize and maintain its paper archives. They approached the Mormon Church and got its help in doing just that. But somewhere in the intervening years, the Momon Church used those archives and other to posthumously baptize Holocaust victims. That's caused a rift between the Mormons and the Jewish community.