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Protesters faced off with law enforcement officers at NE Highway 99, in Vancouver, Wash., Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020, after a police shooting. Authorities say sheriff's deputies in Clark County, Washington, were involved in a shooting, but didn’t release details. A man told The Oregonian/Oregon…

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Protesters faced off with law enforcement officers at NE Highway 99, in Vancouver, Wash., Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020, after a police shooting. Authorities say sheriff's deputies in Clark County, Washington, were involved in a shooting, but didn’t release details. A man told The Oregonian/Oregon…

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FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2019, file photo, a drug syringe found behind a vacant property in northeast Albuquerque, N.M., is placed into a container, as crews attempt to clear the lot of needles and other heroin paraphernalia. In what would be a first in the U.S., possession of small amounts of…

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GRAND ISLE, La. (AP) — Mark Andolino remembers stinging rain and a howling wind that peeled the roof off part of his Cajun Tide Beach Resort on Grand Isle, the Louisiana barrier island town where residents were among the first to feel the ferocity of Hurricane Zeta.

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Ofelia Esparza, 88, from East Los Angles, has brough fresh marigolds, often called "flowers of the dead," and placed them next to pictures of family members who died in 2020, at an altar for Day of the Dead, titled "2020 Memorial to Our Resilience," at Grand Park in Los Angeles, Thursday, Oc…

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Artist and altar maker Ofelia Esparza, 88, from East Los Angeles, brings fresh marigolds for her community altar for Day of the Dead, titled "2020 Memorial to Our Resilience," at Grand Park in Los Angeles, Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020. Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos, the annual Mexican tr…

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Sebastian Diaz Aguirre places incense in a Day of the Dead altar dedicated to his father, who died in a nursing home in Mexico last month, Wednesday , Oct. 28, 2020 in the Brooklyn borough of New York "It feels extremely comforting. I do feel I have a connection with my dad," said Diaz Aguir…

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A Day of the Dead altar decorated with photographs, candles, marigolds and favorite items and foods sits in Sebastian Diaz Aguirre's living room in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020. "It feels extremely comforting. I do feel I have a connection with my dad," said Dia…

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Ofelia Esparza, 88, with her daughter, Rosanna Esparza Ahrens, left, from East Los Angeles, stand Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020, by their community altar titled "2020 Memorial to Our Resilience," for Day of the Dead at Grand Park in Los Angeles. The mother and daughter Chicana artists have oversee…

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Ofelia Esparza, 88, from East Los Angeles, arranges fresh marigolds, often called "flowers of the dead," by a picture of late Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant left by members of the community, at an altar for Day of the Dead, titled "2020 Memorial to Our Resilience," at Grand Park in Los…

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People look at a community altar decorated with marigolds, sometimes called "flowers of the dead," at Grand Park in Los Angeles, Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020. Mother and daughter Chicana artists Ofelia and Rosanna Esparza have overseen the design of the altar at Grand Park since 2013. It's one of…

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Ofelia Esparza, 88, from East Los Angeles, brings fresh marigolds, often called "flowers of the dead," for her annual Community Altar for the Day of the Dead, titled "2020 Memorial to Our Resilience," at Grand Park in Los Angeles on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020.

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Sebastian Diaz Aguirre steadies a candle in an altar dedicated to his father, who died in a nursing home in Mexico last month, for Day of the Dead in his home in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020. "He didn't die of COVID, but me and my brother said the same exact thi…

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A photograph of Jose Diaz in his 20's sits next to coffee and pan de muerto, two of his favorite things to consume, in a Day of the Dead altar created by his son, Sebastian Diaz Aguirre in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020. "I realized this year in a very special way…