“Edge” in the news

Example collocations

eastern edge
leading edge
northern edge
southern edge
western edge

Publications and example sentences

Seeking Alpha
· Factor Tilt Performance: May 2020  
Value has edged the broad market since the March lows, but just barely (41% total return versus 37% for the S&P 500).  Copy example sentence
· Can Trump cancel the November election?  
If someone starts calling themselves “president” because they were chosen by a subset of a Senate that is missing a third of its members, a likely outcome is civil unrest — especially in a nation that is already on edge because of the extraordinary measures needed to check the spread of a pandemic.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· 'We were packed like sardines': evidence grows of mass-event dangers early in pandemic  
The data consultancy Edge Health last month analysed the number of people dying at the hospitals closest to Anfield, Cheltenham racecourse and Old Trafford, where 76,000 people watched Manchester United play Manchester City on 8 March.  Copy example sentence
The Independent
· Louella Fletcher-Michie: Rapper appeals manslaughter conviction over drugs death of Holby City actor’s daughter  
Fletcher-Michie, the daughter of actor John Michie, was found dead in the early hours of 11 September – the day on which she should have celebrated her 25th birthday – in a wooded area on the edge of the festival site.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· Best foot forward! How to give yourself a pedicure  
Smooth the edges of the nails using a nail file.  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· Energy Transfer Debt, Leverage, Downgrade, And Distributions  
Indeed, management has run the ragged edge for years; juggling debt, leverage, growth projects, and the distribution... all the while defending the investment grade rating.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· Pandemic Could Scar a Generation of Working Mothers  
“As work opens up, husbands have an edge,” Ms. Goldin said, and if he works more, his wife is going to have to work less.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· Renewables surpass coal in US energy generation for first time in 130 years  
Coal consumption fell by 15%, down for the sixth year in a row, while renewables edged up by 1%.  Copy example sentence
The Japan Times
· Wrestlers with amateur backgrounds may begin to make mark in near future  
The mental edge provided by desperation gave them an advantage over rikishi who wanted to succeed but didn’t need to do so.  Copy example sentence
· Eight Drenthe nature reserves under ‘a blanket of pesticides’: Trouw  
‘We are shocked because we had always thought the pesticides were found mainly on the edges of the nature reserves but now we have found them right in the middle of areas that have been managed for dozens of years without the use of pesticides,’ spokesman Ruud Kreets of Natuurmonumenten told the paper.  Copy example sentence