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Billions Spent on Coronavirus Fight, but What Happens Next?

Billions Spent on Coronavirus Fight, but What Happens Next?

NEWS | Apr 19

Congress has poured tens of billions of dollars into state and local public health departments in response to the coronavirus pandemic, paying for masks, contact tracers and education campaigns to persuade people to get vaccinated.

Closing Arguments Begin at Officer's Trial in Floyd Death

Closing Arguments Begin at Officer's Trial in Floyd Death

NEWS | Apr 19

Closing arguments began Monday at the murder trial of former police Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd.

New Doc Looks Back at Life of Out Microsoft Insider & Philanthropist Ric Weiland

New Doc Looks Back at Life of Out Microsoft Insider & Philanthropist Ric Weiland

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 19

Part of Microsoft from its beginnings, and a philanthropist who supported many LGTBQ equality groups, Ric Weiland never hid who he was. Filmmaker Aaron Bear talks with EDGE about Weiland and his legacy.

Aussie Singer & Swimmer Cody Simpson Continues His Quest to Olympic Gold with Mixed Success

Aussie Singer & Swimmer Cody Simpson Continues His Quest to Olympic Gold with Mixed Success

NEWS | Apr 19

Aussie singer and swimmer Cody Simpson hit a speed bump on his way to the Olympics this past weekend.

Watch: 'Sorry Boris.' British Healthcare Worker Quits Medicine for OnlyFans after 1% Raise

Watch: 'Sorry Boris.' British Healthcare Worker Quits Medicine for OnlyFans after 1% Raise

NEWS | Apr 19

A British healthcare worker left his job as a medical assistant after six years to pursue a full-time OnlyFans career after receiving a one-percent raise.

Petition Created to Keep Colton Underwood from Monetize his Coming Out Experience

Petition Created to Keep Colton Underwood from Monetize his Coming Out Experience

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 19

A backlash against Colton Underwood is swelling with the announcement of an upcoming reality show about his coming out.

Lance Bass Calls Out Colton Underwood for Monetizing His Coming Out

Lance Bass Calls Out Colton Underwood for Monetizing His Coming Out

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 19

Lance Bass isn't having the Colton Underwood "Kumbaya" Moment.

Watch: Turning 42, Luke Evans Shares Buff Thirst Trap as He Returns to his London Gym

Watch: Turning 42, Luke Evans Shares Buff Thirst Trap as He Returns to his London Gym

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 19

Luke Evans turned 42 on April 15 and shared a post on Instagram in which he sported a salt-and-pepper mustache and beard while spinning in a make-up chair on the set of a new project.

Harry Styles Shocks in Leaked Images From 'Little Mermaid' Themed Shoot

Harry Styles Shocks in Leaked Images From 'Little Mermaid' Themed Shoot

ENTERTAINMENT | By Brendan Walker | Apr 19

Harry Styles is once again turning heads but this time it's for his "Little Mermaid" inspired photoshoot.

Watch: Brothers Osborne Release New Song 'Younger Me,' Inspired by Singer's Coming Out

Watch: Brothers Osborne Release New Song 'Younger Me,' Inspired by Singer's Coming Out

ENTERTAINMENT | By Brendan Walker | Apr 19

Brothers Osborne released their new single "Younger Me" this week, inspired by T.J. Osborne's experience coming to terms with his sexuality and eventual decision to come out as gay earlier this year.

News

How Long Should You Keep Tax Records?

How Long Should You Keep Tax Records?

NEWS | By Elen Chang | Apr 19

In almost all cases, you can shred or throw away any documents such as W-2s, 1099s or other forms or receipts three years after you file your tax return.

Business

Auction Brings Hall of Famer Ted Williams to NFT Market

Auction Brings Hall of Famer Ted Williams to NFT Market

BUSINESS | By Jimmy Golen | Apr 19

Hall of Famer Ted Williams is coming to the digital memorabilia market with a release of nine different cards that follow the No. 9's career from skinny rookie to Cooperstown inductee.

Technology

Half of US Adults Have Received At Least One COVID-19 Shot

Half of US Adults Have Received At Least One COVID-19 Shot

TECHNOLOGY | By Hope Yen and Jonathan Mattise | Apr 19

Half of all adults in the U.S. have received at least one COVID-19 shot, the government announced Sunday, marking another milestone in the nation's largest-ever vaccination campaign.

Finance

How Much Do You Owe? How Credit Card Debt Changed In 2020

How Much Do You Owe? How Credit Card Debt Changed In 2020

FINANCE | By Michelle Black | Apr 17

During a year when millions were stuck at home and unemployment rates reached a record high, credit card debt took an unexpected downward turn.

Cars

Edmunds: How to Test-Drive Vehicle Technology

Edmunds: How to Test-Drive Vehicle Technology

CARS | By Rex Tokeshi-Torres of Edmunds | Apr 17

How can you evaluate new gadgets in the typical 15- to 20-minute test drive if you don't quite know what they do or what to look for?

Style

Fashion Industry Evolves, as Virus Forces a Rethink

Fashion Industry Evolves, as Virus Forces a Rethink

STYLE | By Thomas Adamson and Francois Mori | Apr 18

The pandemic has torn a multibillion-dollar bite out of the fabric of Europe's fashion industry, stopped runway shows and forced brands to show their designs digitally instead.

Health/Fitness

I've Recovered From COVID, Why Do I Still Have to Mask Up?

I've Recovered From COVID, Why Do I Still Have to Mask Up?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Carmen Heredia Rodriguez | Apr 18

The need for masks continues to be a contentious issue. As the federal government doubles down on their importance, some states have thrown caution — and face coverings — to the wind.

Travel

Airports Step Up Mental Health Assistance as Passenger Anxiety Soars

Airports Step Up Mental Health Assistance as Passenger Anxiety Soars

TRAVEL | By Katja Ridderbusch | Apr 16

Airport chaplains have become close witnesses to people's worsening mental condition. "No doubt, the pandemic has accelerated the need for our services to a new level," said the Rev. Greg McBrayer.