Danny Hajek
Danny Hajek at NPR West in Culver City, California, September 25, 2018. (photo by Allison Shelley)
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67-Year-Old Arkansas Woman, Who Died Of COVID-19, Remembered By Her Daughter

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Workers at the CARECEN Day Labor Center in Los Angeles constructed a makeshift memorial for fellow worker Paulino Ramos, who died of COVID-19 in September. Danny Hajek/NPR hide caption

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A Day Laborer Who Dreamed Of Returning Home To Mexico Dies Of COVID-19

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Frank Lloyd Wright's Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City on April 16, 2016. Raymond Boyd/Getty Images hide caption

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Guggenheim's Audio Guide Brings The Art Museum To Listeners' 'Mind's Eye'

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Dr. Chris Hoover (left) and Dr. Connie Liu (right) walk through their home with their children Taro, 3, and Hiro, 4 months, in Gallup, N.M. On a short reporting trip across the Southwest, NPR met very different families and asked them the same simple question: What's been keeping you up at night? Adria Malcolm for NPR hide caption

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It's Been A Hard Year. 5 Families On How 2020 Will Shape Their Vote For President

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Dr. José Gabriel López-Plascencia spent over 60 years providing health care for low-income families in Phoenix. Courtesy of Valle del Sol Community Health hide caption

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'I Remember Him With That Smile': Beloved Phoenix Doctor Dies Of COVID-19 At 99

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Health Care Workers Await Supreme Court DACA Decision

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Patrick Aitken, missions coordinator at the River City Church in Montgomery, Ala., is concerned that the city's already vulnerable homeless population will be forgotten during the coronavirus pandemic. Mary Joyce McLain hide caption

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To Reach The Homeless, An Alabama Church Brings 'The Steeple To The Streets'

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Cathy Cody is owner/operator of No Ifs Ands Or Butts About It Janitorial Services & More, LLC in Albany, Ga. Jason Cabatit/JCabatit Photography hide caption

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In Homes Left Empty By COVID-19, This Georgia Woman Packs Up The Memories

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COVID-19 Pandemic Could Be The Last Chapter For N.J. Bookstore

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Georgia Community Is Pushed To The Edge By Coronavirus Outbreak

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Coronavirus Social Distancing Orders Put Barbers Out Of Work

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Ronald Lewis, Preserver Of New Orleans' Black Culture, Dies At 68

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Farmworkers, Deemed Essential, Don't Feel Protected From Pandemic

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