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Coney Island Attractions Reopen After Losing Year to Virus

Coney Island Attractions Reopen After Losing Year to Virus

NEWS | Apr 12
The Wonder Wheel began turning and the Cyclone whipped into action as Coney Island's illustrious amusement parks reopened Friday after the coronavirus pandemic shuttered New York City's iconic summer playground all last year.

Las Vegas Family Awarded $29.5 Million in Allergic Reaction Case

Las Vegas Family Awarded $29.5 Million in Allergic Reaction Case

A jury has awarded $29.5 million to the family of a woman who was left brain damaged after being treated for a severe allergic reaction by an ambulance service in Las Vegas in 2013.

Las Vegas Pushes to Become First to Ban Ornamental Grass

Las Vegas Pushes to Become First to Ban Ornamental Grass

STYLE | By Sam Metz, Ken Ritter | Apr 12
A desert city built on a reputation for excess and indulgence wants to become a model for restraint and conservation with a first-in-the-nation policy banning grass that nobody walks on.

Top Chinese Official Admits Vaccines Have Low Effectiveness

Top Chinese Official Admits Vaccines Have Low Effectiveness

NEWS | By Joe McDonald, Huizhong Wu | Apr 12
China's top disease control official, in a rare acknowledgement, said current vaccines offer low protection against the coronavirus and mixing them is among strategies being considered to boost their effectiveness.

The Gender Vaccine Gap: More Women Than Men Are Getting COVID Shots

The Gender Vaccine Gap: More Women Than Men Are Getting COVID Shots

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Laura Ungar | Apr 12
Public health experts cited many reasons for the difference, including that women make up three-quarters of the workforce in health care and education, sectors prioritized for initial vaccines.

Frayed or Fab? 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season Recap: Rosé

Frayed or Fab? 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season Recap: Rosé

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Apr 12
For most of this season, Rosé has been pitch-perfect — so much so that the judges wanted to see her unravel a bit to show more of her authentic self. Rosé listened and landed a spot in the finale but can she take the crown?

Prince Philip vs Philip of 'The Crown': Fact and Fiction

Prince Philip vs Philip of 'The Crown': Fact and Fiction

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lynn Elber | Apr 12
In "The Crown," a dishy naval officer captures the heart of a future queen. But he chafes at playing royal second fiddle and crosses the boundaries of decorum and, maybe, fidelity. He eventually finds his way as a trusted partner and family patriarch.

'Nomadland' Wins 4 BAFTAs Including Best Picture, Director

'Nomadland' Wins 4 BAFTAs Including Best Picture, Director

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jill Lawless | Apr 12
Gig-economy Western "Nomadland" won four prizes including best picture on Sunday at the British Academy Film Awards, which were handed out during a pandemic-curbed ceremony that recognized a diverse array of screen talent.

Brazil's Virus Outlook Darkens Amid Vaccine Supply Snags

Brazil's Virus Outlook Darkens Amid Vaccine Supply Snags

NEWS | By Diane Jeantet, David Biller | Apr 12
April is shaping up to be Brazil's darkest month yet in the pandemic, with hospitals struggling with a crush of patients, deaths on track for record highs and few signs of a reprieve from a troubled vaccination program.

Andrew: Philip's Death has Left 'Huge Void' in Queen's Life

Andrew: Philip's Death has Left 'Huge Void' in Queen's Life

NEWS | By Jill Lawless | Apr 12
The death of Prince Philip has left a "huge void" in Queen Elizabeth II's life, their son Prince Andrew said Sunday, as Princess Anne paid tribute to her father as "my teacher, my supporter and my critic."


News

Trump Goes after Pence, McConnell in Speech to Party Donors

Trump Goes after Pence, McConnell in Speech to Party Donors

POLITICS | By Steve Peoples | Apr 12
It was supposed to be a unifying weekend for a Republican Party at war with itself over former President Trump's divisive leadership. But Trump shattered that in his closing remarks to the GOP's top donors when he insulted the party's Senate leader.


Business

After Amazon: Labor Tries to Regroup in Wake of Alabama Loss

After Amazon: Labor Tries to Regroup in Wake of Alabama Loss

WORKPLACE | By Paul Wiseman and Anne D'Innocenzio | Apr 10
Despite the strongest public support and the most sympathetic president in years, the American labor movement just suffered a stinging defeat -- again.


Finance

6 Ways to Increase Your Social Security Benefits

6 Ways to Increase Your Social Security Benefits

NATIONAL | By Emily Guy Birken | Apr 9
Unlike investment portfolios, annuities or pensions, Social Security is the only retirement income that is guaranteed for life and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States government.


Cars

Edmunds: The Most Affordable New SUVs for 2021

Edmunds: The Most Affordable New SUVs for 2021

AUTO NEWS | By Ryan ZumMallen, Edmunds | Apr 10
Edmunds' experts have compiled a list of five SUVs that come in a variety of sizes and have unusually low starting prices for their competitive segments.


Style

8 European Skincare Brands We're Obsessed With for Spring

8 European Skincare Brands We're Obsessed With for Spring

GROOMING | By Ryan Leeds | Apr 12
EDGE leaps across the Atlantic to discover some of our favorite European skincare brands that can enhance your glow, boost confidence, and launch you back into the world of the living.


Health/Fitness

Stalled at First Jab: Vaccine Shortages Hit Poor Countries

Stalled at First Jab: Vaccine Shortages Hit Poor Countries

INTERNATIONAL | Apr 10
As many as 60 countries, including some of the world's poorest, might be stalled at the first shots of their coronavirus vaccinations because nearly all deliveries through the global program.


Travel

Visitors Tiptoe Through the Tulips in Dutch Virus Test

Visitors Tiptoe Through the Tulips in Dutch Virus Test

By Mike Corder | Apr 12
Finally, after bleak winter months of a coronavirus lockdown, springtime shoots of hope emerged Friday as restrictions were relaxed at a Dutch flower garden and other public venues.