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FILE - In this May 18, 2020 file photo, President Donald Trump tells reporters that he is taking zinc and hydroxychloroquine during a meeting with restaurant industry executives about the coronavirus response, in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington. Results published Wednesday, June 3, 2020, by the New England Journal of Medicine show that hydroxychloroquine was no better than placebo pills at preventing illness from the COVID-19 coronavirus. The drug did not seem to cause serious harm, though - about 40% on it had side effects, mostly mild stomach problems. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Malaria drug fails to prevent COVID-19 in a rigorous studyResearchers say that a malaria drug President Donald Trump took to try to prevent COVID-19 proved ineffective for that in the first large, high-quality study to test it in health workers and others closely exposed to people with the disease
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A protester receives care from street medics in Minneapolis, Saturday, May 30, 2020. Protests continue across the country over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25. (Khadejeh Nikouyeh/News & Record via AP)/News & Record via AP)
Activists use informal tools to keep the peace at protestsAs protests stretch for days across the nation, several efforts are aiming to quell tension and potential violence, while still encouraging folks to march and speak about the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and other African Americans
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In this Thursday, May 28, 2020 photo, protesters rallying against police brutality surround a Louisville Metro Police Department officer in front of Bearno's restaurant, in Louisville, Ky. At point during the incident the protest organizers surrounded the officer and joined arms to make sure that the crowd did not touch him. The protesters were demanding justice for Breonna Taylor, a black woman killed in her home in Louisville in March.   (Michael Clevenger/Courier Journal via AP)
Mayor orders review of Kentucky city's police after violenceLouisville's mayor says the Kentucky city will seek an independent review of its police department amid protests over the deaths of black people during encounters with law enforcement
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People loot a Wells Fargo ATM, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
People are blowing up, or just taking, ATMs in PhiladelphiaExplosions have struck 50 cash machines around Philadelphia in recent days in a coordinated effort to steal them or to blow them up and take the money inside
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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announces a 9 p.m. curfew as protests continue over the death of George Floyd, Saturday, May 30, 2020, in Atlanta. Protests were held in U.S. cities over the death of Floyd, a black man who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25. (Ben Gray/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
Atlanta police chief walks tightrope as she handles protestsAtlanta’s police chief was quick to condemn the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis
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