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For the first time, Twitter has directed users to a fact check of a tweet by President Trump. Denis Charlet/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Twitter Places Fact-Checking Warning On Trump Tweet For 1st Time

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Since Russia's expansive influence operation during the 2016 election, Americans' usage of social media has only increased — and drastically so, as a result of the pandemic. Caroline Amenabar/NPR hide caption

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Social Media Usage Is At An All-Time High. That Could Mean A Nightmare For Democracy

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Candidate Donald Trump makes a dramatic entrance on the first night of the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland. His campaign hopes to replicate the scale of that event to demonstrate a recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. Robyn Beck/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's Threat To Move Convention Causes Overnight Scramble

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People eat outside of a restaurant in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on May 18. Chandan Khanna/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Answering Your Coronavirus Questions: Global Health, Small Businesses, Silver Linings

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Health care workers protest hospital understaffing and insufficient personal protective equipment last week outside Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, Calif. Ronen Tivony/Echoes Wire/Barcroft Media via Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Team Killed Rule Designed To Protect Health Workers From Pandemic Like COVID-19

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Memorial Day weekend at Robert Moses State Park on Fire Island, N.Y. As the pandemic continues, Harvard's Dr. Ashish Jha says, mask wearing, social distancing and robust strategies of testing and contact tracing will be even more important. Jeenah Moon/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Nearing 100,000 COVID-19 Deaths, U.S. Is Still 'Early In This Outbreak'

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The April 19 edition of The Boston Globe had 16 pages of obituaries. Brian Snyder/Reuters hide caption

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Obituary Writer Aims To Show How Coronavirus Impacts 'All People In Our Society'

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A Looming Financial Meltdown For America's Schools

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Video of Amy Cooper calling the police Monday on a man has gone viral on social media. The man says he asked Cooper to put her dog on a leash in New York's Central Park. Christian Cooper via Facebook/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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White Woman Who Called Police On Black Bird-Watcher In Central Park Has Been Fired

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Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey, shown here in February, decried the man's death, saying, "All I can come back to is that he should not have died. What we saw was horrible and completely and utterly messed up." Steve Karnowski/AP hide caption

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Hundreds of people gathered in front of the Glynn County Courthouse on a recent Saturday in May to demand justice for Ahmaud Arbery, who was shot and killed in February in Brunswick, Ga. Emma Hurt/WABE hide caption

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Arbery Shooting Sparks Racism, Corruption Questions About Georgia County

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With physician offices not seeing patients with COVID-19 symptoms in April, Timothy Regan said he had little choice when Denver Health directed him first to its urgent care facility and then to its emergency room. "I felt bad, but I had been dealing with it for a while," he says. Ethan Welty for KHN hide caption

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The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft is prepared for its first crewed launch from American soil. It arrived at the launch site on Feb. 13. SpaceX hide caption

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New Spaceship Prepares To Blast Off And Make History

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Montgomery's Capri Theatre, seen on March 22, was closed because of the coronavirus. Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed says the city health system's capacity to manage the crisis has hit unsustainable levels. Taylor Hill/Getty Images hide caption

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With months to go until the 2020 election, the presidential transition process is already underway. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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Behind The Scenes, Presidential Transition Planning Is Underway

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