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Rising flood waters of the Tittabawassee River advance upon the city after the breach of two dams, Edenville and Sanford, in Midland, Michigan.  REUTERS/Drone Base

Rising flood waters of the Tittabawassee River advance upon the city after the breach of two dams, Edenville and Sanford, in Midland, Michigan.  REUTERS/Drone Base

Rising flood waters of the Tittabawassee River advance upon the city after the breach of two dams, Edenville and Sanford, in Midland, Michigan.  REUTERS/Drone Base
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Workers applaud to thank health workers before their restaurants' reopening on the waterfront in Naples, Italy.  
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Workers applaud to thank health workers before their restaurants' reopening on the waterfront in Naples, Italy. REUTERS/Ciro De Luca  

Workers applaud to thank health workers before their restaurants' reopening on the waterfront in Naples, Italy. REUTERS/Ciro De Luca  
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A woman poses under a Plex'Eat prototype plexiglass bubble by designer Christophe Gernigon, which surrounds diners to protect them from the coronavirus during a presentation in Cormeilles-en-Parisis, near Paris, as restaurants in France prepare to reopen.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier  

A woman poses under a Plex'Eat prototype plexiglass bubble by designer Christophe Gernigon, which surrounds diners to protect them from the coronavirus during a presentation in Cormeilles-en-Parisis, near Paris, as restaurants in France prepare to...more

A woman poses under a Plex'Eat prototype plexiglass bubble by designer Christophe Gernigon, which surrounds diners to protect them from the coronavirus during a presentation in Cormeilles-en-Parisis, near Paris, as restaurants in France prepare to reopen.  REUTERS/Benoit Tessier  
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Mao Yin embraces his mother Li Jingzhi as he reunites with his parents for the first time since his parents lost him at a hotel 32 years ago, at the public security bureau in Xian, Shaanxi province, China.   China Daily via REUTERS

Mao Yin embraces his mother Li Jingzhi as he reunites with his parents for the first time since his parents lost him at a hotel 32 years ago, at the public security bureau in Xian, Shaanxi province, China. China Daily via REUTERS

Mao Yin embraces his mother Li Jingzhi as he reunites with his parents for the first time since his parents lost him at a hotel 32 years ago, at the public security bureau in Xian, Shaanxi province, China. China Daily via REUTERS
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Cemetery workers place a coffin, containing the body of a 52-year old woman who died of the coronavirus, into a grave at the San Rafael cemetery, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez    

Cemetery workers place a coffin, containing the body of a 52-year old woman who died of the coronavirus, into a grave at the San Rafael cemetery, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez    

Cemetery workers place a coffin, containing the body of a 52-year old woman who died of the coronavirus, into a grave at the San Rafael cemetery, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez    
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Chinese President Xi Jinping walks past officials wearing face masks as he arrives for the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.  
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Chinese President Xi Jinping walks past officials wearing face masks as he arrives for the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins...more

Chinese President Xi Jinping walks past officials wearing face masks as he arrives for the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins  
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Executive Assistant Jessie Dawson sits among mannequins occupying some tables so diners will not feel isolated by social distancing measures when The Inn at Little Washington, a Michelin three-star restaurant, reopens shortly in Washington, Virginia. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque    

Executive Assistant Jessie Dawson sits among mannequins occupying some tables so diners will not feel isolated by social distancing measures when The Inn at Little Washington, a Michelin three-star restaurant, reopens shortly in Washington, Virginia....more

Executive Assistant Jessie Dawson sits among mannequins occupying some tables so diners will not feel isolated by social distancing measures when The Inn at Little Washington, a Michelin three-star restaurant, reopens shortly in Washington, Virginia. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque    
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Tents are pitched using social distancing to help slow the spread of coronavirus at a sanctioned homeless encampment christened Safe Sleeping Village in a square next to city hall in San Francisco, California.  REUTERS/Drone Base    

Tents are pitched using social distancing to help slow the spread of coronavirus at a sanctioned homeless encampment christened Safe Sleeping Village in a square next to city hall in San Francisco, California.  REUTERS/Drone Base    

Tents are pitched using social distancing to help slow the spread of coronavirus at a sanctioned homeless encampment christened Safe Sleeping Village in a square next to city hall in San Francisco, California.  REUTERS/Drone Base    
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Karl Manke who recently had his barber license suspended for violating the coronavirus restrictions, cuts man’s hair as he attends "Operation Haircut", a protest put on by supporters of the Michigan Conservative Coalition at the state capitol, at the Capitol building in Lansing, Michigan. REUTERS/Seth Herald    

Karl Manke who recently had his barber license suspended for violating the coronavirus restrictions, cuts man’s hair as he attends "Operation Haircut", a protest put on by supporters of the Michigan Conservative Coalition at the state capitol, at the...more

Karl Manke who recently had his barber license suspended for violating the coronavirus restrictions, cuts man’s hair as he attends "Operation Haircut", a protest put on by supporters of the Michigan Conservative Coalition at the state capitol, at the Capitol building in Lansing, Michigan. REUTERS/Seth Herald    
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Roberto Gonzalez, who produces mini shows for tourists with his two Dachshunds, poses for a photo in front of his home amid concerns about the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in downtown Havana, Cuba.  
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Roberto Gonzalez, who produces mini shows for tourists with his two Dachshunds, poses for a photo in front of his home amid concerns about the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in downtown Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

Roberto Gonzalez, who produces mini shows for tourists with his two Dachshunds, poses for a photo in front of his home amid concerns about the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in downtown Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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Motorists line up at a drive-through site to collect samples for coronavirus pandemic testing in Leesburg, Virginia. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Motorists line up at a drive-through site to collect samples for coronavirus pandemic testing in Leesburg, Virginia. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Motorists line up at a drive-through site to collect samples for coronavirus pandemic testing in Leesburg, Virginia. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley arrive at the Kennedy Space Center to prepare for the launch of SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule, at Cape Canaveral, Florida. REUTERS/Joe Skipper    

NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley arrive at the Kennedy Space Center to prepare for the launch of SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule, at Cape Canaveral, Florida. REUTERS/Joe Skipper    

NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley arrive at the Kennedy Space Center to prepare for the launch of SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule, at Cape Canaveral, Florida. REUTERS/Joe Skipper    
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Dot Costello, 101 years old, sits on a bed at an evacuee centre after being evacuated from her home along the Tittabawassee River, after several dams breached, in Midland, Michigan. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook    

Dot Costello, 101 years old, sits on a bed at an evacuee centre after being evacuated from her home along the Tittabawassee River, after several dams breached, in Midland, Michigan. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook    

Dot Costello, 101 years old, sits on a bed at an evacuee centre after being evacuated from her home along the Tittabawassee River, after several dams breached, in Midland, Michigan. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook    
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A woman carries her son as she tries to protect him from heavy rain while they rush to a safer place, following their evacuation from a slum area before Cyclone Amphan makes its landfall, in Kolkata, India. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri    

A woman carries her son as she tries to protect him from heavy rain while they rush to a safer place, following their evacuation from a slum area before Cyclone Amphan makes its landfall, in Kolkata, India. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri    

A woman carries her son as she tries to protect him from heavy rain while they rush to a safer place, following their evacuation from a slum area before Cyclone Amphan makes its landfall, in Kolkata, India. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri    
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A red squirrel feeds on a specially made small beer bench, eating nut kernels from a small plate on a balcony in Munich, Germany. REUTERS/Ayhan Uyanik

A red squirrel feeds on a specially made small beer bench, eating nut kernels from a small plate on a balcony in Munich, Germany. REUTERS/Ayhan Uyanik

A red squirrel feeds on a specially made small beer bench, eating nut kernels from a small plate on a balcony in Munich, Germany. REUTERS/Ayhan Uyanik
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Volunteer hairdressers from the International Association for Relief and Development (ONSUR) wearing face masks and gloves cut the hair of internally displaced children, ahead of the Eid al-Fitr Muslim holiday, at an IDP camp in Idlib, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi    

Volunteer hairdressers from the International Association for Relief and Development (ONSUR) wearing face masks and gloves cut the hair of internally displaced children, ahead of the Eid al-Fitr Muslim holiday, at an IDP camp in Idlib, Syria....more

Volunteer hairdressers from the International Association for Relief and Development (ONSUR) wearing face masks and gloves cut the hair of internally displaced children, ahead of the Eid al-Fitr Muslim holiday, at an IDP camp in Idlib, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi    
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Russian conscripts wearing protective face masks sit next to their beds at a recruiting station in Kaliningrad, Russia. REUTERS/Vitaly Nevar    

Russian conscripts wearing protective face masks sit next to their beds at a recruiting station in Kaliningrad, Russia. REUTERS/Vitaly Nevar    

Russian conscripts wearing protective face masks sit next to their beds at a recruiting station in Kaliningrad, Russia. REUTERS/Vitaly Nevar    
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People sit in a car as the Hungarian National Circus opens a drive-in Safari Park in Szada, Hungary. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo    

People sit in a car as the Hungarian National Circus opens a drive-in Safari Park in Szada, Hungary. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo    

People sit in a car as the Hungarian National Circus opens a drive-in Safari Park in Szada, Hungary. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo    
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A woman wearing a mask and gloves plays a slot machine at the recently reopened Lucky Star Casino in El Reno, Oklahoma. REUTERS/Nick Oxford    

A woman wearing a mask and gloves plays a slot machine at the recently reopened Lucky Star Casino in El Reno, Oklahoma. REUTERS/Nick Oxford    

A woman wearing a mask and gloves plays a slot machine at the recently reopened Lucky Star Casino in El Reno, Oklahoma. REUTERS/Nick Oxford    
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People stand in line to receive food aid amid the spread of coronavirus, at the Itireleng informal settlement, near Laudium suburb in Pretoria, South Africa. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko  

People stand in line to receive food aid amid the spread of coronavirus, at the Itireleng informal settlement, near Laudium suburb in Pretoria, South Africa. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko  

People stand in line to receive food aid amid the spread of coronavirus, at the Itireleng informal settlement, near Laudium suburb in Pretoria, South Africa. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko  
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Beauticians wearing protective gears tend to their customers inside a parlor after authorities allowed saloons and beauty parlors to open, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spreading of the coronavirus in Ahmedabad, India. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Beauticians wearing protective gears tend to their customers inside a parlor after authorities allowed saloons and beauty parlors to open, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spreading of the coronavirus in Ahmedabad, India....more

Beauticians wearing protective gears tend to their customers inside a parlor after authorities allowed saloons and beauty parlors to open, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spreading of the coronavirus in Ahmedabad, India. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A man is sprayed with hypochlorous acid water as a measure to prevent an infection with the coronavirus  at the entrance of Kichiri Shinjuku, a Japanese style pub known as an 'izakaya', in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato  

A man is sprayed with hypochlorous acid water as a measure to prevent an infection with the coronavirus at the entrance of Kichiri Shinjuku, a Japanese style pub known as an 'izakaya', in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato  

A man is sprayed with hypochlorous acid water as a measure to prevent an infection with the coronavirus at the entrance of Kichiri Shinjuku, a Japanese style pub known as an 'izakaya', in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato  
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A swimmer jumps into the pool during the opening day of a public open-air pool in Cologne, Germany. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen  

A swimmer jumps into the pool during the opening day of a public open-air pool in Cologne, Germany. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen  

A swimmer jumps into the pool during the opening day of a public open-air pool in Cologne, Germany. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen  
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U.S. President Donald Trump listens during a meeting about the coronavirus pandemic response during a meeting with Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson and Kansas Governor Laura Kelly in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Leah Millis    

U.S. President Donald Trump listens during a meeting about the coronavirus pandemic response during a meeting with Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson and Kansas Governor Laura Kelly in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Leah...more

U.S. President Donald Trump listens during a meeting about the coronavirus pandemic response during a meeting with Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson and Kansas Governor Laura Kelly in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Leah Millis    
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Students wearing protective face masks respect social distancing as they walk past condemned lockers at the College Rosa Parks school during its reopening in Nantes, France. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe    

Students wearing protective face masks respect social distancing as they walk past condemned lockers at the College Rosa Parks school during its reopening in Nantes, France. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe    

Students wearing protective face masks respect social distancing as they walk past condemned lockers at the College Rosa Parks school during its reopening in Nantes, France. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe    
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A boy prepares food to sell as he takes new online learning classes broadcast by state distance learning television (DLTV) in Bangkok, Thailand. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha    

A boy prepares food to sell as he takes new online learning classes broadcast by state distance learning television (DLTV) in Bangkok, Thailand. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha    

A boy prepares food to sell as he takes new online learning classes broadcast by state distance learning television (DLTV) in Bangkok, Thailand. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha    
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Margot Bloch stands beside a line of mock body bags while holding flowers during a funeral procession demonstration for the coronavirus victims outside of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner  

Margot Bloch stands beside a line of mock body bags while holding flowers during a funeral procession demonstration for the coronavirus victims outside of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner  

Margot Bloch stands beside a line of mock body bags while holding flowers during a funeral procession demonstration for the coronavirus victims outside of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner  
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South Korean residents 89-year-old Jeong Nam-poong and 80-year-old Jang Yoon-hui , wearing protective masks, dance at park after their daytime discotheque 'colatec' has been closed amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Seoul, South Korea.    REUTERS/Minwoo Park

South Korean residents 89-year-old Jeong Nam-poong and 80-year-old Jang Yoon-hui , wearing protective masks, dance at park after their daytime discotheque 'colatec' has been closed amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Seoul, South...more

South Korean residents 89-year-old Jeong Nam-poong and 80-year-old Jang Yoon-hui , wearing protective masks, dance at park after their daytime discotheque 'colatec' has been closed amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Seoul, South Korea.    REUTERS/Minwoo Park
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An employee wearing protective clothing disinfects a crucifix at Funeral Gayosso in Mexico City. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido  

An employee wearing protective clothing disinfects a crucifix at Funeral Gayosso in Mexico City. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido  

An employee wearing protective clothing disinfects a crucifix at Funeral Gayosso in Mexico City. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido  
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Voters queue at a polling station during the presidential, legislative and communal council elections, under the simmering political violence and the growing threat of the coronavirus, in Ngozi, Burundi. REUTERS/Clovis Guy Siboniyo

Voters queue at a polling station during the presidential, legislative and communal council elections, under the simmering political violence and the growing threat of the coronavirus, in Ngozi, Burundi. REUTERS/Clovis Guy Siboniyo

Voters queue at a polling station during the presidential, legislative and communal council elections, under the simmering political violence and the growing threat of the coronavirus, in Ngozi, Burundi. REUTERS/Clovis Guy Siboniyo
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Paralympic athlete Sofia Gonzalez trains in her home garden during the outbreak of the coronavirus in Jongny, Switzerland. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse    

Paralympic athlete Sofia Gonzalez trains in her home garden during the outbreak of the coronavirus in Jongny, Switzerland. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse    

Paralympic athlete Sofia Gonzalez trains in her home garden during the outbreak of the coronavirus in Jongny, Switzerland. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse    
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A woman reads aloud from the Bible as residents wait in line for free groceries from a pop-up food pantry amid the coronavirus outbreak in Chelsea, Massachusetts.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder  

A woman reads aloud from the Bible as residents wait in line for free groceries from a pop-up food pantry amid the coronavirus outbreak in Chelsea, Massachusetts.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder  

A woman reads aloud from the Bible as residents wait in line for free groceries from a pop-up food pantry amid the coronavirus outbreak in Chelsea, Massachusetts.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder  
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Scouts play music instruments as a man performs during the fasting month of Ramadan, amid concerns over the spread of coronavirus in Sidon's old city, southern Lebanon. REUTERS/Ali Hashisho    

Scouts play music instruments as a man performs during the fasting month of Ramadan, amid concerns over the spread of coronavirus in Sidon's old city, southern Lebanon. REUTERS/Ali Hashisho    

Scouts play music instruments as a man performs during the fasting month of Ramadan, amid concerns over the spread of coronavirus in Sidon's old city, southern Lebanon. REUTERS/Ali Hashisho    
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Women, one wearing a face mask due to the global outbreak of the coronavirus, mourn during the funeral of teenager Joao Pedro Pinto, 14, who according to residents was shot dead during a police operation against drug dealers, in Salgueiro slum in Sao Goncalo near Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes    

Women, one wearing a face mask due to the global outbreak of the coronavirus, mourn during the funeral of teenager Joao Pedro Pinto, 14, who according to residents was shot dead during a police operation against drug dealers, in Salgueiro slum in Sao...more

Women, one wearing a face mask due to the global outbreak of the coronavirus, mourn during the funeral of teenager Joao Pedro Pinto, 14, who according to residents was shot dead during a police operation against drug dealers, in Salgueiro slum in Sao Goncalo near Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes    
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A foreign journalist gets tested for the coronavirus before attending a news conference by the spokesman of Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) Guo Weimin ahead of the People's National Congress (NPC) in Beijing, China.  
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A foreign journalist gets tested for the coronavirus before attending a news conference by the spokesman of Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) Guo Weimin ahead of the People's National Congress (NPC) in Beijing, China. ...more

A foreign journalist gets tested for the coronavirus before attending a news conference by the spokesman of Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) Guo Weimin ahead of the People's National Congress (NPC) in Beijing, China. REUTERS/Thomas Peter    
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The 'Messeturm' (trade show tower) is photographed during sunset in Frankfurt, Germany.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

The 'Messeturm' (trade show tower) is photographed during sunset in Frankfurt, Germany.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

The 'Messeturm' (trade show tower) is photographed during sunset in Frankfurt, Germany.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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