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× Paraguayan Felicita Vera, 72, listens to instructions from Public Heath Ministry workers as she arrives on a specially organized bus from Buenos Aires, Argentina, in the border town of Puerto Falcon, Paraguay, where the border is closed as a measure to curb the spread of COVID-19, Friday, July 10, 2020. Many on the bus were elderly Paraguayans returning home after getting stuck in Argentina where they were visiting relatives at the start of the lockdown. The travelers will quarantine in a government-run shelter in Paraguay before being allowed to continue to their homes. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)

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× Wilfrido Martinez poses for a photo with a snapshot of his late son Mauricio, in his home in San Jeronimo Xayacatlan, Mexico, Friday, June 26, 2020. The Mexican government announced on Friday, July 10, 2020, that it will repatriate the ashes of more than 200 Mexican immigrants, including those of Martinez's son, all who died of the new coronavirus in New York. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)

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× Disney annual passholders get a peek at the coronavirus-inspired changes inside Disney's Animal Kingdom Thursday, July 9, 2020 in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. “The Most Magical Place on Earth” is reopening after nearly four months with new rules in place to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom are reopening Saturday, while Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios will follow four days later. (Dewayne Bevil/Orlando Sentinel via AP)

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× Disney annual passholders get a peek at the coronavirus-inspired changes such as plastic dividers on the Kilimanjaro Safari ride at Disney's Animal Kingdom Thursday, July 9, 2020 in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. “The Most Magical Place on Earth” is reopening after nearly four months with new rules in place to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom are reopening Saturday, while Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios will follow four days later. (Dewayne Bevil/Orlando Sentinel via AP)
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× Women's rights activists protest against French President Emmanuel Macron's appointment of an interior minister who has been accused of rape and a justice minister who has criticized the #MeToo movement, in front of Paris city hall, in Paris, France, Friday, July 10, 2020. The French government said it remains committed to gender equality and defended the new ministers, stressing the presumption of innocence. Gerald Darmanin, Interior Minister, firmly denies the rape accusation, and an investigation is underway. New Justice Minister Eric Dupond-Moretti is a lawyer who has defended a government member accused of rape and sexual assault, and has ridiculed women speaking out thanks to the #MeToo movement. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

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× Real Madrid's Karim Benzema, right, celebrates after scoring a penalty against Deportivo Alaves with his teammate Marco Asensio during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Deportivo Alaves at the Alfredo di Stefano stadium in Madrid, Spain, Friday, July 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

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× FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2019 file photo, Jada Pinkett Smith, left, and her husband Will Smith attend the premiere of "Gemini Man" in Los Angeles. Pinkett Smith has admitted to having a relationship with musician August Alsina when she and her husband were separated. In a conversation on her series "Red Table Talk," she said she was reluctantly discussing Alsina's comments because of the public speculation they provoked. Will Smith appeared on the show to discuss the chapter in their lives. (Photo by Phil McCarten/Invision/AP, File)

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× Patrons watch from the stern of the 3 Rivers Queen as it passes by the fountain in Point State Park at the confluence of the three rivers in Pittsburgh, Friday, July 10, 2020. According to the web page of the Gateway Clipper Fleet, this was the first trip of one of their sightseeing tours since shutting down their operation earlier this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

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× Paraguayan Felicita Vera, 72, listens to instructions from Public Heath Ministry workers as she arrives on a specially organized bus from Buenos Aires, Argentina, in the border town of Puerto Falcon, Paraguay, where the border is closed as a measure to curb the spread of COVID-19, Friday, July 10, 2020. Many on the bus were elderly Paraguayans returning home after getting stuck in Argentina where they were visiting relatives at the start of the lockdown. The travelers will quarantine in a government-run shelter in Paraguay before being allowed to continue to their homes. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)

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× A woman is instructed on how to swab her nose by a medical worker at a free COVID-19 testing site, Friday, July 10, 2020, in Chelsea, Mass. Massachusetts launched free testing sites today in eight communities to help monitor the spread of the disease. The communities are being targeted because they remain above the state average in total cases and positive test rates. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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× Real Madrid's Karim Benzema, celebrates after scoring a penalty against Deportivo Alaves during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Deportivo Alaves at the Alfredo di Stefano stadium in Madrid, Spain, Friday, July 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

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× Serbian riot police guard the Serbian parliament during a protest in Belgrade, Serbia, Friday, July 10 2020. Serbia's President Aleksandar Vucic said Friday he's not worried about losing political power amid large protests against his handling of the coronavirus crisis and hard-line rule, but instead expressed his fear about the spread of the virus by the demonstrators. The spontaneous protests started on Tuesday when Vucic announced that Belgrade would be placed under a new three-day lockdown following a second wave of confirmed coronavirus infections. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)