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Frauenkirche was destroyed during World War II but rebuilt later.

8 famous buildings around the world that were rebuilt after devastating events

The White House, the World Trade Center in New York, and The Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco have all been rebuilt after disasters.

3 hives of bees living on the roof of Notre-Dame Cathedral survived the fire

There were three hives on the roof, each housing 60,000 bees. Nicholas Geant, a beekeeper, said the bees were far from the fire.

Ted Cruz was blasted after joking about Disney’s Notre Dame donation

Ted Cruz was criticized on Twitter after making a joke about Disney's $5 million pledge to help rebuild the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris.

Man carrying two canisters of gasoline and lighters was arrested at New York’s St. Patrick’s Cathedral

The cathedral is one of New York City's most prominent landmarks. The arrest comes days after a massive fire erupted at Notre Dame cathedral in Paris.

Emmanuel Macron announced plans to rebuild Notre-Dame in 5 years, but it could take much longer

The massive fire took down the Notre-Dame Cathedral’s spire, burned through its wooden roof, and left parts of the structure water damaged.
Firefighters douse flames billowing from the roof at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on April 15, 2019.

Part of the reason Notre Dame is still standing is apparently a smart design choice by its medieval architects

A cavernous stone vault "acted as a kind of fire door between the highly flammable roof and the highly flammable interior," Dr. Tom Nickson said.
A man watches the landmark Notre-Dame Cathedral burn, engulfed in flames, in central Paris on April 15, 2019.

This timeline shows exactly how a huge fire engulfed the iconic Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris

The fire began Monday evening at around 6:30 p.m. and was finally extinguished by early Tuesday morning. The extent of damage is still not yet known.
Smoke billows as fire engulfs the spire of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France April 15, 2019.

Haunting photos of the Notre-Dame Cathedral’s charred remains show what’s left on the inside

The fire that burned through Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris was "completely under control," as of early Tuesday morning, according to authorities.

This graphic shows all that was destroyed — and what’s still standing — following the Notre-Dame Cathedral fire

On Monday, flames engulfed Paris' iconic Notre-Dame Cathedral. The fire took over the building and burned for more than 12 hours.

Before and after photos of the Notre-Dame Cathedral fire show devastating damage to the iconic site

The Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris will never be the same after a devastating fire. Here's what it looked like before and after the blaze.