human interest

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human interest

n
(Journalism & Publishing) (in a newspaper story, news broadcasting, etc) reference to individuals and their emotions
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human interest

n (in newspaper story etc) → Emotionalität f; a human interest storyeine ergreifende Story; the film’s main human interest is centred on this relationshipauf der menschlichen Ebene dreht sich der Film hauptsächlich um diese Beziehung
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There is a real human interest story behind the crime as he not only stolen money from his victim, he has also taken away his independence from him to go into town alone and his peace of mind.
A fascinating read, not only for the photography buff, but for the reader who loves a great human interest story as well.
Individuals who survive find themselves changed by life-threatening events and extreme efforts ("The news broadcasts typically concluded with some sort of human interest story.
His journalist father takes him to Nova Scotia to cover a human interest story about a young man running across Canada: a young man named Terry Fox, who will change the world as well as Winston's life.
When Sixsmith agrees to help Philomena in the search for her son as part of a human interest story, they go on a gripping and emotional journey that takes them from England, to Ireland and finally America.
It was a human interest story with a tragic outcome, which did not justify such extensive coverage.
What's of interest to us is the human interest story behind it all.
A human interest story about unselfishness and a person who hasn't gone looking for honours monetary, or otherwise, and then says anyone would have done it, or words to that effect.
Thoroughly engaging and thought-provoking, this novel should be recommended to anyone looking for a human interest story.
Each reading opens with a human interest story, then summarizes important debates on the topic and examines policy issues and legislation.
In fact, it''s a great human interest story and when I first saw the show it was just eye-opening.
He's a human interest story and he knows the only way to stay newsworthy is by winning.

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