Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine has higher risk of death, study says

Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine has higher risk of death, study says

A pack of Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate medication is held up on March 26. John Phillips | Getty Images Hospitalized Covid-19 patients treated with hydroxychloroquine, the malaria drug President Donald Trump says he’s taking to prevent the coronavirus, had a higher...
Spain daily death toll slow to decline

Spain daily death toll slow to decline

The coverage on this live blog has ended — but for up-to-the-minute coverage on the coronavirus, visit the live blog from CNBC’s U.S. team. Global cases: More than 4.2 million Global deaths: At least 291,366 Most cases reported: United States (1,369,314), Russia...
Sweden boosts elderly care spending as coronavirus death toll rises

Sweden boosts elderly care spending as coronavirus death toll rises

The Swedish government said the funding boost should be enough to fund training for 10,000 people. Maskot/Getty Images The Swedish government has pledged to spend an additional 2.2 billion Swedish krona ($226 million) on care for the elderly, as its death toll from...