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FILE - In this Friday, June 12, 2020 file photo, a doctor holds a bag of blood plasma donated by a COVID-19 survivor at at blood bank in La Paz, Bolivia. Mayo Clinic researchers are reporting a strong hint that blood plasma from COVID-19 survivors helps other patients recover. But it's not proof, and some experts worry if, amid clamor for the treatment, they'll ever get a clear answer. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)
Study hints, can't prove, survivor plasma fights COVID-19 Mayo Clinic researchers are reporting a strong hint that blood plasma from COVID-19 survivors helps other patients recover
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Chris Cox, founder of Bikers for Trump, holds up a Trump hat as he speaks at One Eyed Jack's Saloon in Sturgis, S.D., on Friday, Aug. 7, 2020. The group has taken advantage of recent motorcycle rallies, which have been some of the largest mass gatherings in the country, to make direct appeals to register to vote. While the group has gained a significant online following for its shows of bravado, it remains to be seen if they can get ballot boxes filled with bikers, many who hail from the suburbs.  (AP Photo/Stephen Groves)
At Sturgis, Trump supporters look to turn bikers into votersWhile the pandemic has bottled up most in-person get-out-the-vote efforts across the country ahead of the presidential election, a group called Bikers for Trump is defying public health recommendations in an effort to get people voting
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New border wall near unique wetlands endangered water supplyThe federal agency in charge of managing a unique wetland refuge in southeastern Arizona warned for several months that pumping water to build a border wall would decimate the habitat
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Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone is shown at an Aug. 12, 2020, news conference at his office in Phoenix. A court-appointed official has criticized Penzone's efforts to reduce a backlog of 1,800 internal affairs case against his officers and complained the sheriff hasn't heeded his team's suggestions for chipping away at the backlog.  (AP Photo/Jacques Billeaud)
AP Exclusive: 1,800-case internal affairs lag in PhoenixThe sheriff’s department in metro Phoenix, which for years has been the target of criticism, is again under fire after a review found a backlog of 1,800 internal affairs cases taking an average of more than 400 days to complete
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Jerry Frajman sits in front of the Cedar Rapids Public Library after charging his cell phone, Friday, Aug. 14, 2020, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The storm that struck Monday morning left more than 181,000 Iowans without power as of Friday morning. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Iowa governor defends storm response as residents struggleIowa Gov. Kim Reynolds is pushing back against criticism that she has been slow to respond to a wind storm that devastated the state
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