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New Cockroach

In this Jan. 9, 2013 photo provided by the University of Florida, the male Periplaneta japonica is shown. The new strain of cockroach that can withstand harsh winter cold. Although, it has never been found in the United States before, the hardy insect has invaded New York City. Scientists believe that it's too early to speculate, but they believe there is probably little cause for concern. (AP Photo/University of Florida)

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