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In photos: Americans line up for coronavirus testing ahead of Thanksgiving



Long test lines for tests have resurfaced in the U.S. with cases rising and families hoping to gather safely for Thanksgiving.

The big picture: Although the CDC advised Americans not to travel to Thanksgiving to prevent contracting and proliferation of COVID-19, AAA and the Transportation Security Administration expect millions of travelers this holiday.

In photos:
People line up for free COVID-1
9 testing ahead of Thanksgiving in Queens, NY on November 18th. Photo: Tayfun Coskun / Anadolu Agency via Getty Images
The Judiciary Square test site in Washington, DC was occupied on Wednesday, November 18th. People leaving reported waiting times of two and a half hours. Photo: Sarah L. Voisin / The Washington Post via Getty Images
Vehicles wait in line with a two-hour waiting period for testing at Lawrence General Hospital parking lot in Lawrence, MA. Test sites are located throughout Lawrence, a high-risk city, during the COVID-19 pandemic. Photo: David L. Ryan / The Boston Globe via Getty Images
People are waiting in line to be tested for COVID-19 at the Ann Street School Testing Center in Newark, New Jersey on November 12th. Photo: TIMOTHY A. CLARY / AFP via Getty Images
People line up in their cars when members of the Utah National Guard give COVID-19 cotton swabs to the Utah County Health Department on Nov. 20 in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Utah governor called on the National Guard to help with COVID-19 testing and tracking, as the state has seen a large increase in positive tests over the past many months. Photo: George Frey / Getty Images
Health workers are administering free COVID-19 tests to people in their cars in the parking lot of the Columbus West Family Health and Wellness Center in Columbus, Ohio on November 19th. Photo: STEPHEN ZENNER / AFP via Getty Images
People have taken their temperature while waiting in line to be checked in to receive a free COVID-19 test at the Angarai Testing Center in Silver Spring, Md., Wednesday, November 18th. Photo: Toni L. Sandys / The Washington Send via Getty Images
Bays have been created for patients in their vehicles in long queues with a two-hour waiting period for testing at Lawrence General Hospital parking lot in Lawrence, Mass. November 17th. Photo: David L. Ryan / The Boston Globe via Getty Images
People are waiting in line at a COVID-19 walk-up test site in Los Angeles, California on November 17th. Photo: FREDERIC J. BROWN / AFP via Getty Images
People are waiting inside vehicles at a COVID-19 intersection in Miami Beach, Florida on November 17. Photo: CHANDAN KHANNA / AFP via Getty Images
360 clinical hygiene workers working with the Orange County Health Care Agency and the city of Costa Mesa will perform tests at the self-administered COVID-19 test superstead at the Orange County Fair & Events Center on Thursday, November 12th. Photo: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images

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