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An Indian health worker takes a nasal swab sample of a student to test for coronavirus after classes started at a college in Jhargaon village, outskirts of Gauhati, India, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020. India's Health Ministry on Wednesday raised its confirmed total of coronavirus cases to more …

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An Indian health worker takes a nasal swab samples of students to test for coronavirus after classes started at a college in Jhargaon village, outskirts of Gauhati, India, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020. India's Health Ministry on Wednesday raised its confirmed total of coronavirus cases to more …

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An Indian health worker helps another wear personal protective equipment before testing students for coronavirus at a college in Jhargaon village, outskirts of Gauhati, India, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020. India's Health Ministry on Wednesday raised its confirmed total of coronavirus cases to m…

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An Indian health worker takes a nasal swab sample of a student to test for coronavirus after classes started at a college in Jhargaon village, outskirts of Gauhati, India, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020. India's Health Ministry on Wednesday raised its confirmed total of coronavirus cases to more …

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An Indian health worker takes a nasal swab sample of a student to test for coronavirus after classes started at a college in Jhargaon village, outskirts of Gauhati, India, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020. India's Health Ministry on Wednesday raised its confirmed total of coronavirus cases to more …

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North Korean defector Yoo Soon-nyeo, fifth from right, and her family members bow to respect their ancestors in North Korea to celebrate the Chuseok, the Korean version of Thanksgiving Day, at Imjingak Pavilion in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020. T…

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South Korean visitors pay respect to their ancestors in North Korea to celebrate the Chuseok, the Korean version of Thanksgiving Day, at Imjingak Pavilion in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020. The government has discouraged people from visiting their…

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A North Korean refugee's family member bow to respect their ancestors in North Korea to celebrate the Chuseok, the Korean version of Thanksgiving Day, at Imjingak Pavilion in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020. The government has discouraged people fr…

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South Korean visitors watch the northern side through the barbed wire fence as they visit to celebrate the Chuseok, the Korean version of Thanksgiving Day, at Imjingak Pavilion in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020. The government has discouraged peop…

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North Korean refugee Jo Kyeong-hyeon, second from right, and his family members offer wine to respect their ancestors in North Korea to celebrate the Chuseok, the Korean version of Thanksgiving Day, at Imjingak Pavilion in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 1…

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North Korean defector Han Hong-geun, left, and his family members pay respect to their ancestors in North Korea to celebrate the Chuseok, the Korean version of Thanksgiving Day, at Imjingak Pavilion in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020. The governmen…

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North Korean refugee Jo Kyeong-hyeon, left, and his family members pay respect to their ancestors in North Korea to celebrate the Chuseok, the Korean version of Thanksgiving Day, at Imjingak Pavilion in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020. The governme…

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People wait to ride a revolving swing at the Perry State Fair in New Lexington, Ohio, Friday, July 24, 2020. In the towns that speckle the Appalachian foothills of southeast Ohio, the pandemic has barely been felt. Coronavirus deaths and racial protests _ events that have defined 2020 nation…

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Brittany Cunningham 31, walks down the street with her nephew and his dog in Nelsonville, Ohio, on Friday, July 24, 2020. Brittany, a heroin addict, has been homeless for ten years. Her stories range from across a life steeped in addiction and badly chosen boyfriends to a deep love for music.

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A Dollar General store sign is illuminated along a street in Zanesville, Ohio, on Sunday, July 26, 2020. Often, the most crowded parking lots are at the ubiquitous Dollar General and Family Dollar stores, signposts of financial hardship.

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The headlights of an abandoned car peek through an overgrowth of vines and shrubs in Rendville, Ohio, on Sunday, July 26, 2020. Unemployment skyrocketed to highs of nearly 18 percent amid early virus shutdowns, doubling in some counties from March to April. While those rates have come down s…

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Larry Steele parks his truck outside his mother's trailer home in New Marshfield, Ohio, on Tuesday, July 28, 2020. Larry is a quiet man with a gravelly voice and armfuls of tattoos, a couple of them illegible because "the guy doing the tattoo was drunk." A bout with COVID-19, including three…

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The evening sun shines on a toy car in front of a home in Shawnee, Ohio, on Tuesday, July 28, 2020. Shawnee was a coal town that once boasted an opera house, a vaudeville theater, dozens of stores and plenty of taverns.

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Tarah Nogrady's Pekinese dogs wait in her car while she collects water from a trough in Athens, Ohio, on Sunday, July 26, 2020. Nogrady doubts that the coronavirus is a real threat - it's "maybe a flu-type deal," she says.

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Tasha Lamm, 30, covers her face, becoming self-conscious while posing for a portrait, in Bidwell, Ohio, on Monday, July 27, 2020. Lamm dreams of taking her family and leaving Ohio, the scene of so much personal pain. "I'm ready to leave this hellhole and everyone in it because I know there's…

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Tarah Nogrady collects water from a trough in Athens, Ohio, on Sunday, July 26, 2020. People have been using it for at least a century, since horses were watered and coal miners would stop by to wipe off grime and dust. They still come - some they think the water is healthier, or makes bette…

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Cars are parked in front of a building with a banner which reads "Hotel" in front in Shawnee, Ohio, on Sunday, July 26, 2020. Unemployment skyrocketed to highs of nearly 18 percent amid early virus shutdowns, doubling in some counties from March to April. While those rates have come down sin…

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Christmas decorations lie scattered inside an abandoned shop, seen through its broken window in Shawnee, Ohio, on Friday, July 24, 2020. Appalachian Ohio has some of the poorest counties in the state, with child poverty rates higher than 30 percent.

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A confederate flag hangs in the window of a home of a young Black woman in Shawnee Ohio, on Tuesday, July 28, 2020. Confederate flags have become a symbol of a certain America: white, often rural, sometimes southern, normally conservative. This time, though, it turned out to be a young Black…

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Geoffrey West, 34, second left, cuts the hair of customer Bayione Rogers, 22, at the Court Barbershop in Athens, Ohio, on Wednesday, July 29, 2020. West, 34, runs the establishment serving the city's Black community on the third floor of an old downtown office building. West likes Athens, an…

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Abandoned shops line Main Street in Shawnee, Ohio, on Friday, July 24, 2020, near abandoned homes, empty schools and boarded-up churches. Shawnee was a coal town that once boasted an opera house, a vaudeville theater, dozens of stores and plenty of taverns.

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Angel statues stand beside a gravestone at the Hollister Cemetery in Glouster, Ohio, on Thursday, July 23, 2020. A 2019 study done across Appalachia found that the death rate in 2017 for opioid overdoses was 72 percent higher in Appalachian counties compared those outside the region. Ohio, m…

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Tasha Lamm, 30, right, poses for a photo with her girlfriend, Alicia Mullins, 22, and Lamm's sons, Donovyn, 8, left, and Gabriel Bonice, 7, in front of their home in Bidwell, Ohio, on Monday, July 27, 2020. "It sucks being poor," says Lamm who is raising her two sons on public assistance. A …

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A boy rides his bicycle while a girl runs with her skateboard past abandoned storefronts along the streets of Shawnee, Ohio, on Friday, July 24, 2020. Shawnee was a coal town that once boasted an opera house, a vaudeville theater, dozens of stores and plenty of taverns. Today, Main Street is…

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FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2020, file photo, Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health nurses Crys Kuntz, left, and Sara Nelson confer inside the Bismarck Event Center in Bismarck, N.D., where vehicles were lined up for the weekly drive-thru COVID-19 testing. The coronavirus tightened its grip on the Ame…

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FILE - In this May 11, 2020, file photo, Wisconsin National Guard members administer COVID-19 tests in a parking lot in Milwaukee. The coronavirus tightened its grip on the American heartland, with hospitals in Wisconsin and North Dakota running low on space, and the NFL postponing a game ov…

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FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2020, file photo, a man takes a cigarette break in an isolation housing area between Jorns and Humphrey Residence Halls at University of Wisconsin-Madison in Madison, Wis. The coronavirus tightened its grip on the American heartland, with hospitals in Wisconsin and N…

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — The coronavirus tightened its grip on the American heartland, with hospitals in Wisconsin and North Dakota running low on space, and the NFL postponing a game over an outbreak that's hit the Tennessee Titans football team.

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Census taker Paul Trujillo takes a headcount of residents at a home on Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, in Santa Fe, New Mexico. One member of the household hadn't filled out their decennial Census form, which can be done by mail, online, or over the phone and takes about five minutes to complete. Ne…

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As a federal judge considers whether the Trump administration violated her order for the 2020 census to continue through October by setting an Oct. 5 end date, her court has been flooded with messages from census takers who say they are being asked to cut corners and finish their work early.

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SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Google will try to make a bigger splash in the smartphone market with a cheaper high-end model while it also aims to expand its presence on bigger screens with a new TV service.

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FILE - In this May 21, 2014 file photo, Argentine cartoonist Joaquin Salvador Lavado, better known as "Quino," gives a press conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Lavado passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, according to his editor Daniel Divinsky who announced it on social media.

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FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2014 file photo, Argentine cartoonist Joaquin Salvador Lavado, better known as "Quino," who created the comic strip Mafalda, poses for a photo with statues of the strip's characters, Susanita, left, Mafalda, center, and Manolito, during a 50th-anniversary celebration…

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FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2014 file photo, Argentine cartoonist Joaquin Salvador Lavado, better known as "Quino," poses next to his character Mafalda at the exhibition, The World According to Mafalda, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Lavado passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, according to hi…