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The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier anchored off Manila Bay west of Manila, Philippines, in a photo from 2018. Bullit Marquez/AP hide caption

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At Tuesday's briefing, Dr. Deborah Birx, the White House's coronavirus response coordinator, is expected to offer details of modeling that helped convince President Trump to extend his social distance guidelines. Michael Reynolds/EPA/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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People wait outside a supermarket, complying with citywide social distancing restrictions in New York City earlier this month. Bebeto Matthews/AP hide caption

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During a minute of silence commemorating COVID-19 victims, flags fly at half-staff Tuesday at Rome's monument to the unknown soldier. Andrew Medichini/AP hide caption

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Dolly Parton will read children's books on a video stream once a week, drawing titles from her Imagination Library. She's seen here performing in Nashville, Tenn., in January. Brett Carlsen/Getty Images hide caption

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Some Amazon warehouse workers in New York's Staten Island walked off their jobs on Monday, demanding the company shut the facility for cleaning after several confirmed cases of the coronavirus. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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A pack of Plaquenil, (Hydrochloroquine) is displayed in a Parisian pharmacy on Tuesday in Paris, France. Chloroquine or Hydroxychloroquine, is now one treatments being evaluated in clinical trials as a possible preventative or treatment for COVID-19. Laurent Viteur/Getty Images hide caption

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A spokesperson for St. Barnabas Hospital said Monday that it takes four to six days for the hospital to receive coronavirus test results. Misha Friedman/Getty Images hide caption

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The grave of St. Charbel has long been visited by people seeking comfort and healing. Alice Fordham for NPR hide caption

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In Lebanon, Some Turn To Beloved Local Saint For Solace And Protection From COVID-19

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Rohingya refugees wait at a relief distribution point in the Kutupalong refugee camp in Bangladesh on March 24. Suzauddin Rubel/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Christian Drosten, director of the Institute of Virology at Berlin's Charité hospital, is pictured after a news conference in Berlin on March 26, to comment on the spread of the novel coronavirus in Germany. Michael Kappeler/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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'Das Coronavirus' Podcast Captivates Germany With Scientific Info On The Pandemic

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More than 20 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at the Soldiers' Home in Holyoke, including at least five deaths. The nursing facility is about 90 miles west of Boston. Google Maps/ Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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