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Trump says he’s taking malaria drug in case he gets virus

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump said Monday that he is taking a malaria drug to lessen symptoms should he get the new coronavirus,...

VA says it won’t stop use of unproven drug on vets...

WASHINGTON (AP) - Facing growing criticism, the Department of Veterans Affairs said Friday that it will not halt use of an unproven malaria drug...

EU: Possible virus drug approval ‘before the summer’

LONDON (AP) - The European Medicines Agency predicted that there could be licensed drugs to treat the new coronavirus in the next few months...

EU: Possible virus drug approval ‘before the summer’

LONDON (AP) - The European Medicines Agency predicted that there could be licensed drugs to treat the new coronavirus in the next few months...

Schumer calls on VA to explain use of unproven drug on...

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate’s top Democrat on Sunday called on the Department of Veterans Affairs to explain why it allowed the use of...

White House to direct supply of COVID drug amid access fears

WASHINGTON (AP) - Trying to head off another chaotic scramble for scarce supplies, the White House said Friday it will step in to help...

Malaria drug shows no benefit in another coronavirus study

A new study finds no evidence of benefit from a malaria drug widely promoted as a treatment for coronavirus infection.Hydroxychloroquine did not lower the...

San Francisco gets alcohol, tobacco for addicts in hotels

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco is using private donations to deliver alcohol, tobacco and medical marijuana to a few dozen people dealing with...

Scientist says he was fired after concerns over malaria drug

WASHINGTON (AP) - A government scientist says he was ousted from his position after raising concerns that the Trump administration wanted to “flood” coronavirus...

The Latest: Birx calls protests “devastatingly worrisome”

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people...