The Atlantic Daily: ‘Darkest Days’

What We’re Following At least 49 people were killed in mass shootings during Friday Prayer at two mosques in Christchurch. The prime minister called it one of the “darkest days” in New Zealand’s history—the island nation (Billion Photos / Shutterstock / The Atlantic) Nearly 60 percent of Americans who’ve filed for bankruptcy said that a medical expense “very much” or “somewhat” contributed to their bankruptcy (outstripping causes such as home foreclosure or student loans). What’s behind this growing American crisis? Olga Khazan writes: There are as many reasons for the medical-debt crisis as there are diagnostic codes that rule the medical-billing world. In interviews, half a dozen consumer advocates told… Read More

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Auston Matthews has goal called back after Elliott knocks net loose

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I got an inside look at Hudson Yards on opening day. Here’s what the glitzy neighborhood is like, from the $200 million climbable sculpture to the 7-story ‘vertical shopping experience’

Hudson Yards, New York City’s $25 billion megadevelopment, is officially open to the public. The public can now visit the Vessel, a 150-foot tall, climbable sculpture in the center of Hudson Yards that cost $200 million to build. The Shops and Restaurants at Hudson Yards, a luxury shopping center with stores like Louis Vuitton and Dior, are now open as well. I got to spend the day at Hudson Yards for its grand opening. Here’s what it looks like, from the $200 million climbable sculpture to the 7-story luxury shopping center. Hudson Yards, New York City’s $25 billion megadevelopment, officially opened on March 15. The public can now visit the… Read More

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Voracek wires shot past Andersen after Flyers win faceoff

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The Boeing 737 Max is now one of the most controversial airliners of all time. Here are 3 others.

The Boeing 737 Max airliner has been grounded by regulatory agencies and airlines worldwide. The action comes after two nearly-brand-new Boeing 737 Max 8 airliners crashed within a matter of months. The crashes, the grounding of the fleet, and the public furor make the Boeing 737 Max one of the most controversial airliners in recent memory. Other airliners that ran into trouble include the De Havilland Comet, McDonnell Douglas DC-10, and the Airbus A320. The US Federal Aviation Administration grounded the Boeing 737 Max airliner on Wednesday. It was the last and arguably most significant regulatory body to take action against Boeing’s state-of-the-art single-aisle jet. The enforcement action against the… Read More

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UFC 236 promo pays homage to new ‘Avengers: Endgame’ movie trailer

Avengers: Endgame will no doubt be an overwhelming success at the box office when it hits theatres in April. UFC 236 certainly won’t be setting any pay-per-view or live gate records, however the mixed martial arts organization is looking to capitalize on the buzz surrounding the upcoming Marvel Studios blockbuster. The latest Avengers: Endgame trailer dropped Thursday — generating tens of millions of views on YouTube within hours of it being posted — and it inspired the UFC’s marketing team to splice in footage from it to create a special video to promote their own upcoming event. UFC 236 features a pair of interim title fights, headlined by featherweight champion… Read More

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