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Empty streets of New York City

A homeless person pushes his belongings through a deserted Times Square in Manhattan, New York, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A homeless person pushes his belongings through a deserted Times Square in Manhattan, New York, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A homeless person pushes his belongings through a deserted Times Square in Manhattan, New York, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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A closed food cart in Times Square, March 23. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A closed food cart in Times Square, March 23. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A closed food cart in Times Square, March 23. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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A deserted Times Square, March 23. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A deserted Times Square, March 23. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A deserted Times Square, March 23. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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A lone pedestrian crosses 2nd Avenue, March 23. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A lone pedestrian crosses 2nd Avenue, March 23. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A lone pedestrian crosses 2nd Avenue, March 23. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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A nearly empty East 42nd Street, March 23. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A nearly empty East 42nd Street, March 23. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A nearly empty East 42nd Street, March 23. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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People walk around Washington square park, March 22. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

People walk around Washington square park, March 22. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

People walk around Washington square park, March 22. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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A person with a walker crosses 42nd Street in a mostly deserted Times Square, March 23. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A person with a walker crosses 42nd Street in a mostly deserted Times Square, March 23. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A person with a walker crosses 42nd Street in a mostly deserted Times Square, March 23. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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A worker cleans up tables and chairs for people, March 22. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A worker cleans up tables and chairs for people, March 22. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A worker cleans up tables and chairs for people, March 22. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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Times Square in Manhattan, March 18.  REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

Times Square in Manhattan, March 18. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

Times Square in Manhattan, March 18. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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Wall St. in front of the New York Stock Exchange, March 18.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Wall St. in front of the New York Stock Exchange, March 18. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Wall St. in front of the New York Stock Exchange, March 18. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Closed restaurants and shops are seen along a nearly deserted Mulberry Street in Little Italy, March 18. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Closed restaurants and shops are seen along a nearly deserted Mulberry Street in Little Italy, March 18. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Closed restaurants and shops are seen along a nearly deserted Mulberry Street in Little Italy, March 18. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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A nearly deserted Mercer Street in the Soho neighborhood, March 18. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A nearly deserted Mercer Street in the Soho neighborhood, March 18. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A nearly deserted Mercer Street in the Soho neighborhood, March 18. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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The United Nations Headquarters in Manhattan, March 17. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

The United Nations Headquarters in Manhattan, March 17. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

The United Nations Headquarters in Manhattan, March 17. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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A woman jogs around the fountain at Lincoln Center, March 18. REUTERS/Gabriella Borter

A woman jogs around the fountain at Lincoln Center, March 18. REUTERS/Gabriella Borter

A woman jogs around the fountain at Lincoln Center, March 18. REUTERS/Gabriella Borter
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An empty Brooklyn Bridge, March 17. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

An empty Brooklyn Bridge, March 17. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

An empty Brooklyn Bridge, March 17. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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The 911 memorial closed to public, March 17. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

The 911 memorial closed to public, March 17. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

The 911 memorial closed to public, March 17. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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An empty Radio City Music Hall, March 18.   REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

An empty Radio City Music Hall, March 18. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

An empty Radio City Music Hall, March 18. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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An empty Times Square, March 18. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

An empty Times Square, March 18. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

An empty Times Square, March 18. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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People enter a nearly empty Fulton subway station, March 18.   REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

People enter a nearly empty Fulton subway station, March 18. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

People enter a nearly empty Fulton subway station, March 18. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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An empty Times Square, March 18. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

An empty Times Square, March 18. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

An empty Times Square, March 18. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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An empty street in Manhattan, March 15. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

An empty street in Manhattan, March 15. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

An empty street in Manhattan, March 15. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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