Category Archives: Close-Up Shot

“I survived a bullet in the face by my jealous ex but I still have nightmares”

A woman who survived after being shot in the face by her jealous ex-partner had nightmares. Jodie Dickinson, 34, suffered a broken cheekbone in the attack that left a metal ball-bearing bullet lodged behind her orbit. Her evil ex, Tyrone Harvey, 32, was jailed Thursday last week after being charged with attempted murder. The couple […]

How Ibrahim Kamara found his place in fashion

Beyond the covers Mr. Kamara’s work tends to flirt at the intersection of raw realism, pop culture tropes, and the alternate realities he creates. Of his first covers for Dazed, one spotlighted fit Nigerian activists holding their national flag; another showed a young black man in a Gucci tracksuit and high top shoes being injected […]

COVID-19 in pregnancy means 10 times higher risk of ICU admission, Canadian data shows

When Alex Carnio tested positive for the coronavirus in early August while pregnant with twins, she hadn’t predicted how quickly her disease would progress. The 28-year-old Kelowna, BC resident was not yet vaccinated, but in addition to having experienced a higher risk pregnancy, she was generally in good health with no underlying medical issues . […]

On the rocks? Malaysian bar sells Covid-19 vaccine-themed cocktails

A Malaysian bar offers bottled cocktails named after the well-known Covid-19 vaccines, with the recommended doses of alcohol to be served over ice. While pandemic-themed humor may not be to everyone’s liking, the drinks – named Pfizermeister, Sinosour, and ExtraGineca – and marketed as “lockdown boredom breakers,” are popular. 1. Cutaway: medium shot The Backdoor […]

Delores Custer, 79, dies; Gave Star Cornflake Noodle Tricks

Ms. Custer has given workshops around the world and, for over a decade, at the Culinary Institute of America, Hyde Park, NY. She retired after the publication of her book. Besides her daughter, she is survived by her sister, Sally Wright; his brother, Robert Borgaard; her stepchildren, Jan Congdon and Paula Held; four step-grandchildren; and […]

Olympians break through and score shutout win over East Central

whistle of a football or soccer referee or coach, tracksuit, close-up With his Hoosier Hills conference opener tonight in Seymour, Columbus East boys’ football coach Josh Gonsior was hopeful that he could rest some of his starters in the second half of Wednesday’s battle with East Central. The Trojans, however, hung out with the Olympians […]

Demons remain undefeated on the pitch – the Durango Herald

BHS football drops the opening Cedar Newman of Durango took a long shot Saturday against Overland High School. Newman scored two goals and assisted two more in the DHS 6-1 win. (Cody Olivas / Durango Herald) The Durango High School Boys’ Football Team beat 5A Overland High School 6-1 on Saturday to remain undefeated this […]

Brendan Fraser was “completely smothered” during filming

Action movies are exciting, but all of these mind-blowing performances are done by skilled stuntmen or edited with CGI, right? While our technological advancements have certainly enabled more impressive special effects and incredibly realistic action sequences over the years, many stars are still threatened by real dangers on set. During filming The MummyBrendan Fraser – […]

Unlock Loosen the purse strings: Outgoing currency remittances rebound in Q1

Foreign exchange outflows under the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Liberalized Transfer System (LRS) rebounded in the first quarter ended June 30, 2021 after falling sharply during the period last year when the Covid pandemic has hit countries across the world and travel has been banned. With the unblocking and declining of Covid cases in […]

Henri weakens in tropical storm before northeast landing

NEW YORK CITY – Henri weakened slightly to a tropical storm early Sunday when it was predicted to hit a long stretch of the Northeast Coast, where millions of people on Long Island in New York and in southern New England braced for the possibility of flooding, tree upsets and prolonged power outages. With the […]