This blog post will show you how to stop the Microsoft Edge browser from showing news and content every time it opens.
Microsoft Edge has great capabilities regarding performance, security and customisations. One thing that can be annoying is the default start-up page that shows news and content. To disable news and content from showing up, follow these steps.
Disable Edge Content
Open Microsoft Edge
Click on Settings -> Scroll down to Content.
Set the Content option to Content off.
Once changed, news and content will not show up when starting Microsoft Edge.