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Trump Again Considering Withholding WHO Funding

WASHINGTON-President Trump is again considering cutting off funding to the World Health Organization, administration officials said, in a possible shift from a prior plan...

White House in Talks to Replace Health and Human Services Secretary...

Administration officials are discussing replacing Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar following criticism of his management of the early response to the coronavirus...

Coronavirus Testing Hampered by Disarray, Shortages, Backlogs

Amid efforts to expand coronavirus testing, laboratory operators and state health officials are navigating a thicket of supply shortages, widespread test backlogs, unexpected snafus...

Reported U.S. Coronavirus Deaths Reach Record 4,591 in 24 Hours

The number of reported deaths in the U.S. from the new coronavirus spiked to nearly double the prior record Thursday, as governors extended their...

Gilead drug produced ‘rapid’ recovery in coronavirus patients, report says

University of Chicago Medicine researchers said they saw "rapid recoveries" in 125 COVID-19 patients taking Gilead Sciences Inc.'s experimental drug remdesivir as part of...

Cuomo Says New York Mayor Doesn’t Have the Authority to Keep...

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Saturday that he would keep the city's public school system closed for the rest of the...

WSJ News Exclusive | Largest U.S. Car Insurer State Farm Rolls...

The nation's biggest car insurer, State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co., is slashing $2 billion of premiums owed on 40 million vehicles, making it...

Bill Gates to Help Fund Coronavirus-Vaccine Development

Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates said his foundation will make billions of dollars available for manufacturing the most promising vaccines to combat the...

Italy’s Coronavirus Death Toll Is Far Higher Than Reported

MILAN-In the town of Coccaglio, an hour's drive east of here, the local nursing home lost over a third of its residents in March....

Inside Sweden’s Radically Different Approach to the Coronavirus

The ski pistes are open, the restaurants are doing ample business and the malls are awash with shoppers.Welcome to Sweden, the last holdout among...