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Model Linda Evangelista says body sculpting side-effect left her ‘deformed’

Canadian model Linda Evangelista, who commanded catwalks and magazine covers in the 1990s, is opening up about her private struggles with what she characterizes as a cosmetic treatment gone wrong. The St. Catharines, Ont., native wrote in an Instagram post that she’s suffered financially and psychologically for five years after undergoing a fat-reduction procedure that…

Pentagon says it will act on recommendations of sexual assault and harassment commission

Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks said the Pentagon will take action on the recommendations of a commission on sexual assault and harassment in the military “as rapidly as possible.” “We’re going to make needed foundational investments to support sexual assault accountability, prevention programs, healthy command climates and quality victim care,” Hicks said during a news…

Jeff Bridges had to fight COVID and cancer at once — and says the virus ‘makes my cancer look like a piece of cake’

LOS ANGELES—Jeff Bridges returned to his blog Monday with good news: His cancer is now in remission, nearly 11 months after he revealed his lymphoma diagnosis. And his COVID-19, the disease you didn’t know he contracted back in January? That’s getting better too. Finally. “Lots has gone down since my last instalment,” Bridges revealed in…

iPhone camera can be damaged by motorcycle vibrations, Apple says

Apple has quietly added a new section to its support pages warning that motorcycle vibrations can damage an iPhone’s camera over time. As per Apple: “Exposing your iPhone to high amplitude vibrations within certain frequency ranges, specifically those generated by high-power motorcycle engines, can degrade the performance of the camera system.” The tech giant says…

Indian economy on track for strong growth after second Covid wave, S&P says

International ratings agency S&P has said India’s economy is “picking up steam” after stalling during the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in May and June. According to the agency, growth will improve over the July-September quarter on the back of such indicators as goods and service tax (GST) receipts and motor vehicle sales.  The…