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A chain-link fence lock is seen on a gate at a closed Ranchito Elementary School in the San Fernando Valley section of Los Angeles on July 13. Amid spiking coronavirus cases, the Los Angeles Unified School District is implementing a testing contact tracing plan. Richard Vogel/AP hide caption

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School Nurses To Play Big Role In Eventual Reopening Of In-Class Learning In LA

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Bandleader Raul Malo and guitarist Eddie Perez both claim Latin American heritage, but their roots music-driven band had never ventured into creating an entirely Spanish album until now. Alejandro Menéndez Vega/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Mavericks Are Back, This Time 'En Español'

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Ricardo "Papu" Ovilla, left, and the family's first car. Ovilla is pictured with his children Martha (next to him) and Aurelia and Rodolfo Sandoval (left to right, inside the car) in a photo taken in 1949 at a labor camp in Escondido, Calif. Courtesy of Marina Jimenez hide caption

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Remembering Grandfather 'Papu,' A Former Bracero Worker With 'A Twinkle In His Eye'

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Brian Kolfage (left) and Steve Bannon host a Wall-A-Thon to raise money for a privately funded border wall. YouTube/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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Crowdsourced border wall donors disturbed by fraud and money laundering charges

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U.S. Postmaster General Louis DeJoy arrives at an Aug. 5 meeting at the office of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Who Is Louis DeJoy? U.S. Postmaster General In Spotlight Ahead Of 2020 Election

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