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More than 10 million people in the U.S. are out of jobs, and the hardest-hit industries are also some of the lowest paying, including retail, leisure, hospitality and tourism. Sarah Gonzales for NPR hide caption

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The Coronavirus Crisis

'$4 In My Bank Account': Pandemic Has Left Millions Of Livelihoods In Limbo

Lilli Rayne's dog-walking business was taking off and she was finally preparing to buy a house. Then the pandemic struck. She's among the millions of Americans struggling to stay afloat right now.

Painted Sun in Abstract Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross
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More than 10 million people in the U.S. are out of jobs, and the hardest-hit industries are also some of the lowest paying, including retail, leisure, hospitality and tourism. Sarah Gonzales for NPR hide caption

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'My Bank Account Has $4': Pandemic Has Left Millions Of Livelihoods In Limbo

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Angel Rock Dua Saleh
High and Dry Radiohead
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Babylon David Gray
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I Feel Best When I'm Alone Michael Seyer
Rapid Eye Movement Eik Octobre
The Breakaway Dan Deacon
Grace, Too The Tragically Hip
Heavenly Cigarettes After Sex

A police officer walks on Dec. 21, 1988, by the nose of Pan Am Flight 103 near Lockerbie, Scotland, where it lay after a bomb aboard exploded, killing a total of 270 people. Martin Cleaver/AP hide caption

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32 Years Later, U.S. Charges Alleged Bomb-Maker In Pan Am Flight 103 Attack

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Buckingham Rabbit Silver Jews
How About Tonight Harry Connick, Jr.
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Almost Forgot Myself Doves
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