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A caravan of vehicles make their way along the Interstate 205 South freeway during the "Oregon for Trump 2020 Labor Day Cruise Rally," at Clackamas Community College in Oregon City, Ore., on Sept. 7, 2020. Michael Arellano/AP hide caption

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United Airlines baggage tags are displayed on a table at San Francisco International Airport. The carrier says it's starting a pilot program next month that will offer rapid coronavirus testing at the airport or via a self-collected, mail-in test ahead of their flight. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Nurses clap after Kym Villamer and her colleague Dawn Jones sing "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" at New York-Presbyterian Queens Hospital's new COVID-19 ward. Robert Gonzales hide caption

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Family Ordeal Catapults A Young Filipina To The U.S. — And The Pandemic Front Lines

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Judge Amy Coney Barrett, pictured in 2018, is seen as a front-runner to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court. Rachel Malehorn, rachelmalehorn.smugmug.com via AP hide caption

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Police made 127 arrests during a protest over Breonna Taylor's killing in Louisville, Ky. — and two officers were shot during the demonstrations. Ben Hendren/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images hide caption

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African Americans and other under-represented minorities make up only about 5% of the people in research studies janiecbros/Getty Images hide caption

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Los Angeles Chargers Quarterback Tyrod Taylor, shown here during a game earlier this month in Ohio, is reportedly recovering from a punctured lung. Bobby Ellis/Getty Images hide caption

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Niv Sultan stars as a tech-savvy Mossad agent trying to escape Iran in the eight-part spy thriller Tehran. Apple TV+ hide caption

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An Israeli Agent Finds Herself Stranded In 'Tehran' In A Gripping New Spy Series

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An entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Tennessee was vandalized last weekend with the skin of a black bear and a sign that read "Here To The Lake Black Lives Don't Matter." U.S. National Park Service hide caption

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President Trump and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects to the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she lies in repose at the U.S. Supreme Court. Cheryl Diaz Meyer for NPR hide caption

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said there will be an orderly transition of power. NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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People protest the grand jury decision in the Breonna Taylor case in front of the Colorado state Capitol in Denver on Wednesday. As the protest was breaking up, a motorist drove through a small crowd of protesters who had yelled at the driver to turn around. Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images hide caption

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A South Korean fisheries patrol boat seen off Yeonpyeong Island on Thursday, near North Korean waters. South Korean officials say a fisheries inspector working on the boat disappeared Monday and was killed by North Korean troops. Choi Jin-suk/Newsis via AP hide caption

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Halloween is one more thing being upended by the pandemic. Federal guidelines advise against traditional trick or treating, but parents across the country are trying to make the holiday special for their children anyway. Rebecca Nelson/Getty Images hide caption

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