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Trump’s Embrace of Unproven Drugs to Treat Coronavirus Defies Science

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday admitted that his enthusiasm for an antimalarial drug unproven as a coronavirus treatment was based largely on gut instinct, after an open disagreement with the nation’s top infectious disease expert at a White House press briefing. When reporters asked Tony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy […]