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Utah Officials Purchase Controversial Malaria Drug For COVID-19 And More On Behind The Headlines

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John Locher | Associated Press
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Utah officials say they’re still exploring buying 200,000 treatments of a malaria drug, despite a recent study showing it does more harm than good in the fight against COVID-19. Lawmakers meet for their second special session this month. And the latest news from the Utah governor’s race. 

 
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