Brazilian President Bolsonaro has gone all in on hydroxychloroquine to help his country overcome the world’s second-worst outbreak, despite warnings it may not work. Current and former health officials, scientists and physicians say he saw it as a quick fix to re-open the economy.
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New U.S. CDC school reopening guidelines promised after Trump complains
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention plans to issue new guidelines for reopening schools, Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday, after President Donald Trump criticized the agency's recommendations as too expensive and impractical.
Asian stocks grind higher as focus turns to earnings
Asian equity markets ground higher as investors tried to look past gathering Sino-U.S. tension and renewed coronavirus lockdowns to upcoming company earnings, hoping that global stimulus efforts will yield upbeat outlooks.
U.S. first lady Melania Trump statue set on fire in Slovenia
A wooden sculpture of U.S. first lady Melania Trump was torched near her hometown of Sevnica, Slovenia, on the night of July Fourth, as Americans celebrated U.S. Independence Day, said the artist who commissioned the sculpture.
Trump niece describes 'malignantly dysfunctional family' in new book
In a new book, a niece of President Donald Trump applies her training in psychology to conclude that the president likely suffers from narcissism and other clinical disorders - and was boosted to success by a father who fueled those traits.
Amazon removes Washington Redskins merchandise from website
Amazon.com Inc is pulling Washington Redskins merchandise from its website, with sellers given 48 hours to review and remove any products flagged by the e-commerce giant, according to a note sent to sellers by the company.
Google shuts down cloud project, says no plan to offer cloud services in China
Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday it has shut down its cloud project named "Isolated Region" and added that it was not weighing options to offer its cloud platform in China.
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