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The coronavirus pandemic has forced missionaries from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to do their faith outreach online, a shift towards reliance on technology that church officials say could be there to stay.

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In this May 27, 2020, photo, from Seth Rather, a missionary with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, looks at his smartphone at his apartment, in Brigham City, Utah. After hastily bringing home 26,000 young men and women who were serving in foreign countries, the faith has begun…

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In this May 27, 2020, photo, missionaries with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, from left to right, Andrew Zitting, Seth Rather, and Guenter Castrillo look at their smartphones after a Zoom meeting with a local family at their apartment, in Brigham City, Utah. After hastily b…

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In this May 27, 2020, photo, missionaries with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, from left to right, Guenter Castrillo, Seth Rather, and Andrew Zitting kneel for a prayer around a kitchen table at their apartment, in Brigham City, Utah. After hastily bringing home 26,000 young…

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In this May 27, 2020, photo, from Seth Rather, a missionary with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, looks at his smart phone at his apartment, in Brigham City, Utah. After hastily bringing home 26,000 young men and women who were serving in foreign countries, the faith has begu…

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In this May 27, 2020, photo, missionaries with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, from left to right, Andrew Zitting, Seth Rather, and Guenter Castrillo pray during a Zoom meeting with a local family while on a smartphone at their apartment, in Brigham City, Utah. After hastily…

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In this May 27, 2020, photo, Andrew Zitting, a missionary with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, looks at the Doctrine and Covenants at the kitchen table at his apartment, in Brigham City, Utah. After hastily bringing home 26,000 young men and women who were serving in foreign…

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In this May 27, 2020, photo, Shaelee Palmer, 20, right, a missionary from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, says goodbye to her mother Amber at Salt Lake City International Airport before leaving on her mission to North Carolina. After hastily bringing home 26,000 young men an…

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In this May 27, 2020, photo, Shaelee Palmer, 20, right, a missionary from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, walks through Salt Lake City International Airport before leaving on her mission to North Carolina. After hastily bringing home 26,000 young men and women who were servi…

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In this May 27, 2020, photo, several guides for missionary service sit on a desk at the apartment of missionaries with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Brigham City, Utah. After hastily bringing home 26,000 young men and women who were serving in foreign countries, the fait…

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In this May 27, 2020, photo, a framed definition of missionary sits on a desk at the apartment of missionaries with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, in Brigham City, Utah. After hastily bringing home 26,000 young men and women who were serving in foreign countries, the faith …

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In this May 27, 2020, photo, Logan Morrison, 18, a missionary from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, waits in line to get to ticket counter, at Salt Lake City International Airport, before leaving on his mission to St. Louis. After hastily bringing home 26,000 young men and wo…

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In this May 27, 2020, photo, Logan Morrison, 18, right, a missionary from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, says goodbye to his family at Salt Lake City International Airport before leaving on his mission to St. Louis. After hastily bringing home 26,000 young men and women who…

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BRIGHAM CITY, Utah (AP) — Wearing dress shirts, ties and name tags, three missionaries with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sit around the kitchen table inside a Utah apartment planning how they'll spread their gospel that day.

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FILE - This Monday, April 6, 2020 file photo shows an arrangement of hydroxychloroquine pills in Las Vegas. On Friday, June 5, 2020, leaders of a large study in the United Kingdom that is rigorously testing the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine and other medicines for hospitalized COVID-19 pat…

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Leaders of a large study in the United Kingdom that is rigorously testing the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine and other medicines for hospitalized COVID-19 patients say they will stop putting people on the drug because it’s clear it isn’t helping.

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Passengers wait at a bus stop with a sign advising travellers to wear a face covering whilst travelling, in London, Friday, June 5, 2020. It will become compulsory to wear face coverings whilst using public transport in England from Monday June 15.

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A passenger waits at a bus stop with a sign advising travellers to wear a face covering whilst travelling, in London, Friday, June 5, 2020. It will become compulsory to wear face coverings whilst using public transport in England from Monday June 15.

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A sign advises travellers to wear face coverings at Westminster Station in London, Friday, June 5, 2020. It will become compulsory to wear face coverings whilst using public transport in England from Monday June 15.

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A bus passenger wears a mask as she travels in London, Friday, June 5, 2020. It will become compulsory to wear face coverings whilst using public transport in England from Monday June 15.

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Pedestrians wear masks as they walk near Charing Cross Station in London, Friday, June 5, 2020. It will become compulsory to wear face coverings whilst using public transport in England from Monday June 15.

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LONDON (AP) — The U.K. became the second country to officially record more than 40,000 coronavirus-related deaths as more than 100 scientists wrote the British government on Friday to urge it to reconsider lifting virus lockdown restrictions.

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A car from Germany drives from Austrian to Italy at the Brenner Pass boarder crossing, Italy, Wednesday, June 3, 2020. Italy opened its borders to the citizens of the EU and Switzerland this June 3, following a Coronavirus lockdown with closed boarders and traveling restrictions.

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Czech Republic's Prime Minister Andrej Babis, left, welcomes his Slovak counterpart Igor Matovic in Prague, Czech Republic, Wednesday, June 3, 2020. The Czech Republic and Slovakia are fully opening their common border for travelers, cancelling restrictions that have been adopted to contain …

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German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer wears a face mask while talking to waiting residents at the Bavarian border crossing at Freilassing, Germany, Monday, May 18, 2020. Politicians Seehofer, Bavarian State Governor Markus Soeder and Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann got a pictur…

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FILE - In this file image taken on Sunday, May 10 2020, sunbathers sit on an empty stretch of 'Landa' beach at the Cyprus seaside resort of Ayia Napa, a favorite among tourists. Cyprus' government Wednesday May 27, 2020, is pledging to cover all costs for anyone testing positive for the coro…

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Belgium's Princess Astrid and her husband Prince Lorenz, center, participate in a ceremony to re-open the Belgian monument, the Atomium, in Brussels, Monday, June 1, 2020. The monument was previously closed to visitors due to coronavirus, COVID-19 regulations.

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FILE - In this file photo dated Monday, May 4, 2020, a woman wearing a face mask exits from a shop along Makarios Avenue, a busy shopping street in central Nicosia, Cyprus. Cyprus' government Wednesday May 27, 2020, is pledging to cover all costs for anyone testing positive for the coronavir…

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BRUSSELS (AP) — Europe could have its free travel zone up and running again by the end of this month, but travelers from further afield will not be allowed in before July, a European Union commissioner said Friday after talks among the bloc’s interior ministers.

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In this photo taken Thursday, June 4, 2020, a pedestrian wearing a mask walks past reader board advertising a job opening for a remodeling company, in Seattle. The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 13.3% in May, and 2.5 million jobs were added — a surprisingly positive reading in the midst of a…

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In this photo taken Thursday, June 4, 2020, a customer walks out of a U.S. Post Office branch and under a banner advertising a job opening, in Seattle. The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 13.3% in May, and 2.5 million jobs were added — a surprisingly positive reading in the midst of a recessi…

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In this photo taken Thursday, June 4, 2020, barber Rick Cook holds the sign he's been playfully displaying in his "Psychic Barber" shop, closed because of the coronavirus outbreak, in Seattle. The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 13.3% in May, and 2.5 million jobs were added — a surprisingly p…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. unemployment rate fell unexpectedly in May to 13.3% — still on par with what the nation witnessed during the Great Depression — as states loosened their coronavirus lockdowns and businesses began recalling workers.

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FILE - In this Wednesday, June 3, 2020 file photo a Maasai man, who said he had seen videos on Facebook about protests in the U.S. over the death of George Floyd, jumps next to a new mural painted this week showing Floyd with the Swahili word "Haki" meaning "Justice", in the Kibera slum, or …

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FILE - In this Sunday, May 31, 2020 file photo people march towards Trafalgar Square in central London to protest against the recent killing of George Floyd by police officers in Minneapolis that has led to protests across the US. Since George Floyd's death in the U.S. state of Minnesota las…

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FILE - In this Tuesday, June 2, 2020 file photo protesters gather in Paris for a demonstration to show solidarity with U.S. protesters and denounce the death of a black man in French police custody. The Paris demonstrators declared "We are all George Floyd," but also invoked the name of Adam…

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FILE - In this Tuesday, June 2, 2020 file photo people protest with posters reading "Justice for Adama" outside the Palace of Justice in Paris. The demonstrators declared "We are all George Floyd," but also invoked the name of Adama Traore, a 24-year-old Frenchman of Malian origin who died i…

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FILE - In this Sunday, May 31, 2020 file photo George Floyd's name stands written outside the U.S. embassy after people marched there from Trafalgar Square in central London to protest against the recent killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, USA.

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FILE - In this Wednesday, June 3, 2020 file photo Protesters, holding a banner depicting George Floyd, a black man who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25, march past the Greek Parliament as they head towards the U.S. Embassy in Athens.

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FILE - In this Sunday, May 31, 2020 file photo Achraf Hakimi Mouh of Borussia Dortmund celebrates scoring his teams fourth goal of the game with 'Justice for George Floyd' written on his under shirt during the German Bundesliga soccer match between SC Paderborn 07 and Borussia Dortmund at Be…

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FILE - In this Wednesday, June 3, 2020 file photo protesters gather during a demonstration in Parliament Square in London over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25.

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FILE - In this Tuesday, June 2, 2020 file photo protesters face police officers during a demonstration in Marseille, southern France. Thousands of people defied a police ban and converged on the main Paris courthouse for a demonstration to show solidarity with U.S. protesters and denounce th…

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FILE - In this Wednesday, June 3, 2020 file photo protesters take part in a demonstration in Hyde Park, London, over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25.

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FILE - In this Tuesday, June 2, 2020 file photo Argentine socialist leader Celeste Fierro leads a march in central Buenos Aires, Argentina, to protest against the recent killing of George Floyd by police officers in Minneapolis, that has led to protests in many countries and across the US.

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FILE - In this Tuesday, June 2, 2020 file photo people observe social distancing as they take part in a demonstration in The Hague, Netherlands to protest against the recent killing of George Floyd, police violence and institutionalized racism.