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Pandemic's Emotional Hammer Hits Hard

Mental health effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have been profound, researchers find. Nearly 25% of Americans are depressed, particularly those who have low incomes and have lost a job or a loved one.

A walk through the streets of New York during the pandemic echoes the loneliness and isolation many Americans are feeling in their battle against a virus that has brought multiple traumas — with no end in sight. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Pandemic's Emotional Hammer Hits Hard

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Seattle Police Chief Carmen Best announces her resignation at a press conference at Seattle City Hall on Aug. 11. Her departure comes after months of protests against police brutality and votes by the city council to defund her department. Karen Ducey/Getty Images hide caption

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Outgoing Seattle Police Chief Felt 'Destined To Fail' After Cuts And Public Backlash

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A woman crosses the street as motorcyclists ride through Deadwood, S.D., during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Despite the pandemic, this year's rally drew nearly half a million attendees. Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images hide caption

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States Report Coronavirus Cases Linked To Sturgis, S.D., Motorcycle Rally

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Patients with a fast-progressing form of ALS who got daily doses of an experimental two-drug combination called AMX0035 scored higher on a standard measure of function than patients who didn't get the drug. Zephyr/Science Source hide caption

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Drug Combination Slows Progression Of ALS And Could Mark 'New Era' In Treatment

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A U.S. Census Bureau worker carries a briefcase while knocking on the door of a home in August in Winter Park, Fla. John Raoux/AP hide caption

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Leak Reveals Warnings Inside Census That Shortened Schedule Risks 'Serious Errors'

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