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Roughly 40% of women surveyed by the Guttmacher Institute said they changed their plans on when to have children, or how many to have. PeopleImages/Getty Images hide caption

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Survey: Women Are Rethinking Having Kids As They Face Pandemic Challenges

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Mayor Quinton Lucas talks to demonstrators during a rally in Kansas City, Mo., on June 5, to protest the death of George Floyd. Charlie Riedel/AP hide caption

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Mayor Of Kansas City, Mo., Wants To Eliminate Marijuana Offenses

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The human need to connect means offices will likely survive the pandemic, but in an altered state. Shannon Fagan/Getty Images hide caption

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No More Watercooler Talk And Other Ways Offices Will Adapt To The Pandemic

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San Diego State University is among the 23 campuses of the California State University system that will hold their fall semesters online as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Mike Blake/Reuters hide caption

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Cal State Chancellor Says Virtual Classes Can Still Lead To 'Lifetime Of Opportunity'

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Seventeen bodies were found at the Andover Subacute and Rehabilitation Center in Andover, N.J. in April. New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal is investigating misconduct at nursing homes in the state. Ted Shaffrey/AP hide caption

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New Jersey Investigates State's Nursing Homes, Hotbed Of COVID-19 Fatalities

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Doctors are urging parents to keep all their child's vaccinations up to date — now, more than ever. Karl Tapales/Getty Images hide caption

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Don't Skip Your Child's Well Check: Delays In Vaccines Could Add Up To Big Problems

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National Institutes of Health Director Dr. Francis Collins speak during a news conference in 2017. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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NIH Launches Effort To Speed Up Development Of COVID-19 Treatments

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A Model A-E ventilator, left, and a simple test lung. Ford plans to begin manufacturing the simple ventilator that operates on air pressure, without the need for electricity, next week. Ford Motor Co. hide caption

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Ford Says It's On Track To Begin Making Ventilators Next Week

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Hospitals are facing widespread shortages of personal protective equipment, or PPE, for health care workers. Columbia University alumni associations are raising money to purchase much needed N95 masks, seen here, gowns and other gear. Alex Edelman/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Alumni In China Lead Effort To Procure PPE For Medical Workers In New York

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Pisso Nseke left his apartment in Wuhan, China, on Wednesday — the first time since the city at the epicenter of the coronavirus crisis went under lockdown nearly three months ago. Courtesy of Pisso Nseke hide caption

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Expat In Post-Lockdown Wuhan: 'Things Will Never Be The Same'

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Gov. Gavin Newsom discusses the acquisition of the NBA's Sacramento Kings' former home arena for use as a 400-bed field hospital to help deal with the coronavirus in California's state capital on Monday. Rich Pedroncelli/Pool/AP hide caption

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People walk past a Peppa Pig pop-up shop in the Yu Yuan gardens, a popular tourist spot in Shanghai. Matthew Knight/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Parton donated a copy of Coat of Many Colors to the permanent collection of the Library of Congress to mark the delivery of the 100th million book by her nonprofit Imagination Library. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Dolly Parton Gives The Gift Of Literacy: A Library Of 100 Million Books

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