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Inside New York City, epicenter of U.S. coronavirus outbreak

The Statue of Liberty is seen behind refrigerated tractor trailers used to store bodies in the Brooklyn borough of New York City, May 5. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid    

The Statue of Liberty is seen behind refrigerated tractor trailers used to store bodies in the Brooklyn borough of New York City, May 5. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid    

The Statue of Liberty is seen behind refrigerated tractor trailers used to store bodies in the Brooklyn borough of New York City, May 5. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid    
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NYPD officers wake up a passenger on the subway, May 6.  
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NYPD officers wake up a passenger on the subway, May 6. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon  

NYPD officers wake up a passenger on the subway, May 6. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon  
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Health workers rest near the NYU Langone Hospital in Manhattan, May 3. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz  

Health workers rest near the NYU Langone Hospital in Manhattan, May 3. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz  

Health workers rest near the NYU Langone Hospital in Manhattan, May 3. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz  
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Adria Rosenberg holds a sign as she joins her mother during a protest outside an Amazon warehouse in Staten Island, May 1.   REUTERS/Lucas Jackson    

Adria Rosenberg holds a sign as she joins her mother during a protest outside an Amazon warehouse in Staten Island, May 1. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson    

Adria Rosenberg holds a sign as she joins her mother during a protest outside an Amazon warehouse in Staten Island, May 1. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson    
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U.S. Navy Blue Angels and U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds demonstration teams participate in a midday flyover of New York to honor first responders and essential workers, April 28.  REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz  

U.S. Navy Blue Angels and U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds demonstration teams participate in a midday flyover of New York to honor first responders and essential workers, April 28.  REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz  

U.S. Navy Blue Angels and U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds demonstration teams participate in a midday flyover of New York to honor first responders and essential workers, April 28.  REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz  
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Workers roll a casket down a city street outside the Andrew T. Cleckley Funeral Services funeral home, which was found to be storing dead bodies in unrefrigerated U-Haul vehicles, in Brooklyn, April 30. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid  

Workers roll a casket down a city street outside the Andrew T. Cleckley Funeral Services funeral home, which was found to be storing dead bodies in unrefrigerated U-Haul vehicles, in Brooklyn, April 30. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid  

Workers roll a casket down a city street outside the Andrew T. Cleckley Funeral Services funeral home, which was found to be storing dead bodies in unrefrigerated U-Haul vehicles, in Brooklyn, April 30. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid  
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A woman exits Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan past messages of thanks written on the sidewalk, April 7.  
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A woman exits Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan past messages of thanks written on the sidewalk, April 7. REUTERS/Mike Segar    

A woman exits Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan past messages of thanks written on the sidewalk, April 7. REUTERS/Mike Segar    
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Healthcare workers gather for lunch purchased by members of the NYPD outside the Brooklyn Hospital Center, April 28. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid    

Healthcare workers gather for lunch purchased by members of the NYPD outside the Brooklyn Hospital Center, April 28. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid    

Healthcare workers gather for lunch purchased by members of the NYPD outside the Brooklyn Hospital Center, April 28. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid    
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A worker passes by a boarded-up restaurant, April 27.  
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A worker passes by a boarded-up restaurant, April 27. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A worker passes by a boarded-up restaurant, April 27. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Funeral Director Omar Rodriguez looks over caskets of bodies at the Gerard J. Neufeld funeral home in Queens, April 26. REUTERS/Bryan R Smith  

Funeral Director Omar Rodriguez looks over caskets of bodies at the Gerard J. Neufeld funeral home in Queens, April 26. REUTERS/Bryan R Smith  

Funeral Director Omar Rodriguez looks over caskets of bodies at the Gerard J. Neufeld funeral home in Queens, April 26. REUTERS/Bryan R Smith  
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Flowers attached to a barricade next to a temporary refrigerated morgue truck outside Brooklyn Hospital Center, April 24.  REUTERS/Mike Segar

Flowers attached to a barricade next to a temporary refrigerated morgue truck outside Brooklyn Hospital Center, April 24. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Flowers attached to a barricade next to a temporary refrigerated morgue truck outside Brooklyn Hospital Center, April 24. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Lindsey Leinbach takes a swab to test for the coronavirus at a One Medical testing facility built in the Bronx borough of New York City, April 21, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Lindsey Leinbach takes a swab to test for the coronavirus at a One Medical testing facility built in the Bronx borough of New York City, April 21, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Lindsey Leinbach takes a swab to test for the coronavirus at a One Medical testing facility built in the Bronx borough of New York City, April 21, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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People wear protective face masks as they wait in line to receive free food at a curbside pantry for needy residents run by the Catholic Charities of Brooklyn and Queens in Brooklyn, April 24. REUTERS/Mike Segar

People wear protective face masks as they wait in line to receive free food at a curbside pantry for needy residents run by the Catholic Charities of Brooklyn and Queens in Brooklyn, April 24. REUTERS/Mike Segar

People wear protective face masks as they wait in line to receive free food at a curbside pantry for needy residents run by the Catholic Charities of Brooklyn and Queens in Brooklyn, April 24. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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A man passes by a boarded up restaurant, April 29.   


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A man passes by a boarded up restaurant, April 29. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A man passes by a boarded up restaurant, April 29. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Hospital workers in protective equipment move the body of a deceased person to a temporary morgue outside Brooklyn Hospital Center, April 24. REUTERS/Mike Segar    

Hospital workers in protective equipment move the body of a deceased person to a temporary morgue outside Brooklyn Hospital Center, April 24. REUTERS/Mike Segar    

Hospital workers in protective equipment move the body of a deceased person to a temporary morgue outside Brooklyn Hospital Center, April 24. REUTERS/Mike Segar    
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Angelo Troconis serenades healthcare workers from his car outside of Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, April 20.  
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Angelo Troconis serenades healthcare workers from his car outside of Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, April 20. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Angelo Troconis serenades healthcare workers from his car outside of Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, April 20. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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The U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort heads past lower Manhattan and the World Trade Center building under heavy fog as it leaves to return to its home port of Norfolk, Virginia, after treating patients in New York, April 30.   REUTERS/Mike Segar  

The U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort heads past lower Manhattan and the World Trade Center building under heavy fog as it leaves to return to its home port of Norfolk, Virginia, after treating patients in New York, April 30. REUTERS/Mike Segar...more

The U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort heads past lower Manhattan and the World Trade Center building under heavy fog as it leaves to return to its home port of Norfolk, Virginia, after treating patients in New York, April 30. REUTERS/Mike Segar  
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New York Army National Guard Sgt. Major Nicholas Pardi presents an American flag during a memorial service for a veteran who died from COVID-19 while being treated at the Javits New York Medical Station, April 19.     U.S. Air National Guard/Major Patrick Cordova/via REUTERS

New York Army National Guard Sgt. Major Nicholas Pardi presents an American flag during a memorial service for a veteran who died from COVID-19 while being treated at the Javits New York Medical Station, April 19. U.S. Air National Guard/Major...more

New York Army National Guard Sgt. Major Nicholas Pardi presents an American flag during a memorial service for a veteran who died from COVID-19 while being treated at the Javits New York Medical Station, April 19. U.S. Air National Guard/Major Patrick Cordova/via REUTERS
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A nurse wipes away tears as she stands outside NYU Langone Medical Center on 1st Avenue in Manhattan as NYPD Mounted Police and other units came to cheer and thank healthcare workers, April 16.

A nurse wipes away tears as she stands outside NYU Langone Medical Center on 1st Avenue in Manhattan as NYPD Mounted Police and other units came to cheer and thank healthcare workers, April 16.

A nurse wipes away tears as she stands outside NYU Langone Medical Center on 1st Avenue in Manhattan as NYPD Mounted Police and other units came to cheer and thank healthcare workers, April 16.
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FDNY and EMT personnel lift a man after moving him from a nursing home into an ambulance in Brooklyn, April 16.  
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FDNY and EMT personnel lift a man after moving him from a nursing home into an ambulance in Brooklyn, April 16. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

FDNY and EMT personnel lift a man after moving him from a nursing home into an ambulance in Brooklyn, April 16. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Alisha Narvaez, the manager, and Nicole Warring, a Resident Funeral Director at International Funeral & Cremation Services, carry a deceased person into the basement area where bodies are stored and prepared for funeral services, in Harlem, April 2 .   REUTERS/Andrew Kelly    

Alisha Narvaez, the manager, and Nicole Warring, a Resident Funeral Director at International Funeral & Cremation Services, carry a deceased person into the basement area where bodies are stored and prepared for funeral services, in Harlem, April 2 ....more

Alisha Narvaez, the manager, and Nicole Warring, a Resident Funeral Director at International Funeral & Cremation Services, carry a deceased person into the basement area where bodies are stored and prepared for funeral services, in Harlem, April 2 . REUTERS/Andrew Kelly    
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A healthcare worker watches from inside NYU Langone Medical Center in Manhattan as emergency responders and residents came out to cheer and thank healthcare workers, April 20.    REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A healthcare worker watches from inside NYU Langone Medical Center in Manhattan as emergency responders and residents came out to cheer and thank healthcare workers, April 20. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A healthcare worker watches from inside NYU Langone Medical Center in Manhattan as emergency responders and residents came out to cheer and thank healthcare workers, April 20. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Medical workers walk during a short break at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 16.    REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

Medical workers walk during a short break at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 16. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

Medical workers walk during a short break at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 16. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
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A healthcare worker looks through a fence at people waiting in line outside NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health Morrisania neighborhood health center, one of New York's walk-in COVID-19 testing centers, in the Bronx, April 20. REUTERS/Mike Segar    

A healthcare worker looks through a fence at people waiting in line outside NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health Morrisania neighborhood health center, one of New York's walk-in COVID-19 testing centers, in the Bronx, April 20. REUTERS/Mike Segar...more

A healthcare worker looks through a fence at people waiting in line outside NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health Morrisania neighborhood health center, one of New York's walk-in COVID-19 testing centers, in the Bronx, April 20. REUTERS/Mike Segar    
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A woman watches as an NYPD officer helps workers carry a body out of a house in Brooklyn, April 20.    
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A woman watches as an NYPD officer helps workers carry a body out of a house in Brooklyn, April 20. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson    

A woman watches as an NYPD officer helps workers carry a body out of a house in Brooklyn, April 20. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson    
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Healthcare workers wheel the bodies of deceased people from the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 4. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly    

Healthcare workers wheel the bodies of deceased people from the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 4. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly    

Healthcare workers wheel the bodies of deceased people from the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 4. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly    
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Drone pictures show bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island, April 9. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson    

Drone pictures show bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island, April 9. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson    

Drone pictures show bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island, April 9. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson    
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A healthcare worker takes a break outside the emergency center at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 13.  
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A healthcare worker takes a break outside the emergency center at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 13. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A healthcare worker takes a break outside the emergency center at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 13. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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A man wearing a mask walks down Canal Street in Manhattan, April 27. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A man wearing a mask walks down Canal Street in Manhattan, April 27. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A man wearing a mask walks down Canal Street in Manhattan, April 27. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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U.S. Army Sgt. Marlenny Medin asks a patient about his medical history at the Javits New York Medical Station, April 8.    U.S. Army/Spc. Nathan Hammack/via REUTERS

U.S. Army Sgt. Marlenny Medin asks a patient about his medical history at the Javits New York Medical Station, April 8. U.S. Army/Spc. Nathan Hammack/via REUTERS

U.S. Army Sgt. Marlenny Medin asks a patient about his medical history at the Javits New York Medical Station, April 8. U.S. Army/Spc. Nathan Hammack/via REUTERS
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A woman cries while talking on a mobile phone as she stands behind Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 6.   REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid

A woman cries while talking on a mobile phone as she stands behind Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 6. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid

A woman cries while talking on a mobile phone as she stands behind Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 6. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid
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A medical worker orders at a 24-hour bodega near Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 14.   REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

A medical worker orders at a 24-hour bodega near Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 14. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

A medical worker orders at a 24-hour bodega near Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 14. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
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People wearing protective masks walk past closed shops on the the Coney Island boardwalk, April 11.     
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People wearing protective masks walk past closed shops on the the Coney Island boardwalk, April 11. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

People wearing protective masks walk past closed shops on the the Coney Island boardwalk, April 11. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
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New York State Army National Guard soldiers walk through Times Square, April 20. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

New York State Army National Guard soldiers walk through Times Square, April 20. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

New York State Army National Guard soldiers walk through Times Square, April 20. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Healthcare workers prepare to transfer the body of a deceased person at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 8.    REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Healthcare workers prepare to transfer the body of a deceased person at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 8. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Healthcare workers prepare to transfer the body of a deceased person at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 8. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Healthcare workers transfer the body of a deceased person onto a stretcher at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 8.    REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Healthcare workers transfer the body of a deceased person onto a stretcher at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 8. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Healthcare workers transfer the body of a deceased person onto a stretcher at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, April 8. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A U.S. Army National Guard member rests on boxes of preferred meals being distributed free to residents in the East Harlem section, April 1. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid    

A U.S. Army National Guard member rests on boxes of preferred meals being distributed free to residents in the East Harlem section, April 1. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid    

A U.S. Army National Guard member rests on boxes of preferred meals being distributed free to residents in the East Harlem section, April 1. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid    
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Police officers from the NYPD salute as the U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort departs Pier 90 in Manhattan to its home port of Norfolk, Virginia, after treating patients  in New York City, April 30. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson    

Police officers from the NYPD salute as the U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort departs Pier 90 in Manhattan to its home port of Norfolk, Virginia, after treating patients in New York City, April 30. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson    

Police officers from the NYPD salute as the U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort departs Pier 90 in Manhattan to its home port of Norfolk, Virginia, after treating patients in New York City, April 30. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson    
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A trashcan containing PPE is seen outside a funeral home in New York, April 5. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

A trashcan containing PPE is seen outside a funeral home in New York, April 5. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

A trashcan containing PPE is seen outside a funeral home in New York, April 5. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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