The announcement comes as Japan, where Favipiravir is produced, said it will provide the drug to some countries for free.
Raab is the government minister designated to deputize for the prime minister when he is unable to fulfill duties.
COVID-19 is washing away any veneer of equal opportunity or risk. As we navigate these treacherous times, three principles can provide us with a moral and practical compass.
A new survey found that net approval of the president's response to the COVID-19 outbreak had slumped since mid-March.
Over a quarter of a million people are known to have recovered from COVID-19 since the pandemic started last year.
Shkreli, who became infamous for dramatically hiking the price of a life-saving drug, is currently serving a seven-year prison sentence for a securities fraud conviction.
Broadcasting from his home, the CNN anchor described how he was urged by a medical expert to actively fight the disease.
It was hoped that the finger-prick blood tests could identify who had developed an immunity to the virus, allowing them out of lockdown.
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The outbreak has been a lesson in the importance of early preparation, and experts say that now is the time to get ready for natural disasters.
The former chair of the Federal Reserve made the suggestion during a conference call with House Democrats on how the coronavirus pandemic is hurting the economy.
The man was charged with violating the terrorism hoax act, disorderly conduct and reckless endangerment.
The Supreme Court is "undermining our democracy," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said.
Course owners in the state are also urging Gov. Tony Evers to allow them to be reopened, fearing their business will not survive until the safer-at-home restrictions are lifted.
The league was suspended on March 11 and Silver admitted setting a return date would be fanciful at the moment.
The study comes as health officials consider the pros and cons of wearing masks amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Police in Leicester, Massachusetts issued an appeal to the public for help identifying a woman who allegedly assaulted the cashier, who needed medical assistance after the incident.
Today's Doodle is captioned: "As COVID-19 continues to impact communities around the world, people are coming together to help one another now more than ever."
The South Carolina lawmaker also hinted that U.S. medical supply chains with the country should be cut in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Trump has repeatedly touted the anti-malarial drug as a treatment for COVID-19 coronavirus patients, despite experts warning there is insufficient evidence to support its use.
There is no evidence to suggest it can be used to treat COVID-19 in humans and people should not go out and buy the drug "just in case."
The reported plans would see all 30 teams playing games behind closed doors in the Phoenix area from next month.
CNN's Anderson Cooper said that President Donald Trump was "hijacking" daily coronavirus task force briefings in an attempt to erase his "reprehensibly irresponsible" early response to COVID-19.
The Fox News host brought two of her regular medical guests to make a "detailed presentation" meant to persuade the president to push for the drug's wider use.
"If President Trump had not talked about this, it would not be something that's accessible for anyone to get, not right now," Whitsett said.
The criticism may heighten tensions between Trump, who has touted the drug, and Dr. Fauci and other experts, but is unlikely to affect coronavirus treatment in the short term.
A Florida man allegedly cut the line at a Dollar Tree store and refused to follow social distancing guidelines before physically attacking an employee who asked him to follow the rules.
"We should never forget it is communist China, run by the General Secretary of the Communist Party Xi," Scott said.
"We've had more testing and had more results than any country anywhere in the world," President Trump said Monday.