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The WHO is reopening its study of hydroxychloroquine for coronavirus treatment - but whether the drug works is still in question

The WHO is reopening its study of hydroxychloroquine for coronavirus treatment - but whether the drug works is still in question

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

The World Health Organization is restarting its hydroxychloroquine study for the treatment of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus after it paused the trial last...
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WHO to resume hydroxychloroquine trial

8 hours ago   |   Politico

The World Health Organization will restart its trial of hydroxychloroquine after getting the all-clear from a safety review, its chief announced Wednesday. The U.N. health body...
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Police Officers Accused of Brutal Violence Often Have Extensive History of Citizen Complaints

8 hours ago   |   Social Science Space

As protests against police violence and racism continue in cities throughout the U.S., the public is learning that several of the officers involved in the killing of George...
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The best Airbnbs in Florida

The best Airbnbs in Florida

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

As Florida reopens following the spread of the novel coronavirus, many are wondering if vacation rentals are open for booking. Airbnb is still one of the top ways to book a...
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WHO resumes hydroxychloroquine study for Covid-19, after reviewing safety concerns

9 hours ago   |   STAT   |   2 articles

The World Health Organization is resuming a clinical trial exploring whether the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine can effectively treat Covid-19, after pausing enrollment in the...
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SNP calls for PM to review sale of riot control equipment to US in wake of protests over George Floyd's death

9 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland   |   2 articles

THE SNP has called on Boris Johnson to review UK sales of riot control equipment to the US following the scenes of public disorder resulting from the death of George Floyd.
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STAT Plus: Pharmalittle: FDA used ‘threadbare evidence' to OK malaria drugs; GAO slams FDA's supply-chain oversight, again

12 hours ago   |   STAT

Good morning, everyone, and welcome to the middle of the week. Congratulations on making it this far, and remember, there are only a few more days until the weekend arrives. So...
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Dating Amber review - gay teenagers' pretend love fails to blossom

12 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Two high-school students embark on a fake affair to combat prejudice in 90s Ireland in a well-meaning but derivative drama David Freyne's eager-to-please coming-of-age movie...
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What Is the Grass by Mark Doty review - Walt Whitman and me

14 hours ago   |   The Guardian

From visions of a shadowy spirit to memories of love and loss... a contemporary US poet pays tribute to the persistent presence of Whitman “I celebrate myself, and sing...
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Introducing the RadioTimes.com Film Club

Introducing the RadioTimes.com Film Club

15 hours ago   |   Radio Times

If you're anything like us, you'll have been desperately missing the cinema in recent weeks - with more than two months having passed since the nation's cinemas closed as a...
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Past presidents have used the Insurrection Act to protect civil rights and...

Past presidents have used the Insurrection Act to protect civil rights and enforce desegregation. Trump could use it to quell the protests against police brutality

President Donald Trump has threatened to deploy active duty military troops in states to quell George Floyd protests against police brutality. In doing so, he would invoke the... Read more ...

John Boyega shares passionate speech at Hyde Park demonstration following...

John Boyega shares passionate speech at Hyde Park demonstration following George Floyd's death

John Boyega addressed the crowd gathered at Hyde Park John Boyega has shared a passionate rally cry at today's Hyde Park demonstration in London , in response to the death of... Read more ...

Donald Trump is a threat to the Constitution, says former US defence...

Donald Trump is a threat to the Constitution, says former US defence secretary James Mattis

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UK death toll rises to 39,728 after 359 more people die with coronavirus

UK death toll rises to 39,728 after 359 more people die with coronavirus

Despite the daily death toll figures, the true number is believed to be above 50,000 The UK death toll has increased to 359 after a further 39,728 people died with coronavirus... Read more ...

White House press secretary compares Trump's photo-op outside St. John's...

White House press secretary compares Trump's photo-op outside St. John's Church to Churchill's bunker visits during WWII and Bush's first pitch after 9/11

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany compared President Donald Trump's controversial Monday night photo opportunity outside a DC church to world leaders' responses to... Read more ...

Trump says he went to White House bunker to 'inspect' it - not to flee protests

Trump says he went to White House bunker to 'inspect' it - not to flee protests

US President Donald Trump has denied he fled to his White House bunker for protection, instead insisting he was 'inspecting' the shelter while protests over the killing of... Read more ...

Warner Music skyrockets 20% on its first day of trading in the biggest US...

Warner Music skyrockets 20% on its first day of trading in the biggest US IPO of 2020

Warner Music Group made its public trading debut Wednesday after pricing its initial public offering at $25 per share. Shares of the company surged as much as 20% Wednesday... Read more ...

NBA to resume season with 22 teams and all games played at Disney World

NBA to resume season with 22 teams and all games played at Disney World

The NBA season was suspended in March as a result of the coronavirus pandemic The NBA's board of governors is primed to ratify a proposal that would see the season recommence... Read more ...

Game Of Thrones star Nathalie Emmanuel, John Boyega and Liam Payne lead...

Game Of Thrones star Nathalie Emmanuel, John Boyega and Liam Payne lead celebrities joining Black Lives Matter protest in Hyde Park

Nathalie Emmanuel leads celebrities protesting for Black Lives Matter in Hyde Park Celebrities across the US and the UK have been stepping out and joining protests to show... Read more ...

UK police say they are ‘appalled' by George Floyd death and call for justice

UK police say they are ‘appalled' by George Floyd death and call for justice

Caption: UK police chief's issue statement on George Floyd's death Police chiefs from across the UK have issued a joint statement saying they ‘stand alongside all those across... Read more ...