App tile does not work Window 8 Pro, Lenovo tablet

My news tile just sits there saying installing. Will not start app. The tile says it is AppexNews. I can start app by going into search and pressing the tile there. This is the news app that came with the computer, Windows 8 Pro (Lenovo ThinkPad 2)


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From the problem description, I see that News Tile is not working properly on the computer.

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Method 1:
Let's first run the Modern UI App troubleshooter and check.
Method 2:
If the issue persists I would also suggest you to try the steps in the article and check if it helps.
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Last updated March 24, 2018 Views 170 Applies to: