Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Eligible immigrants strongly urged to take the first step now to have a chance of becoming a U.S. citizen before November election   Over 300,000 Asian immigrants in L.A. County currently eligible to naturalize and become a U.S. Citizen LOS ANGELES – Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA), in close partnership with community-based organizations and […]

26.08.2016 · Filled under: Local News, Offers, Services ·
Kia to launch fourth-generation Rio in Paris

Kia to launch fourth-generation Rio in Paris

Kia will introduce its new, fourth-generation Rio at the 2016 Paris Motor Show on September 29. The new vehicle features a streamlined, smooth surfaced-design, with a longer front overhang and bonnet, plus an upright C-pillar to give the car a more balanced appearance than the previous version. It also offers world-class safety technology and the […]

24.08.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
J.K. Rowling warns against the dangers of ‘voluntourism’

J.K. Rowling warns against the dangers of ‘voluntourism’

Author J.K. Rowling has taken to Twitter to speak out against “voluntourism” and the well-meaning, but misled, tourists who volunteer at orphanages abroad. In a series of long-running tweets posted on Sunday, August 21, Rowling wrote about the why the rise of voluntourism, particularly when it comes to working in orphanages in developing countries, does […]

24.08.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Health & Fitness, International Stars, Online ·
US kids eat 3x times too much added sugar: health group

US kids eat 3x times too much added sugar: health group

US children eat three times as much added sugar as they should, a leading US health group said Monday, calling for stricter limits on sugar for kids. Babies and tots under two should eat no added sugar at all and older children should have the equivalent of a maximum 100 calories per day, according to […]

24.08.2016 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Lynda A. N. Reyes exhibits in two LA venues

Lynda A. N. Reyes exhibits in two LA venues

Fil-Am artist, Lynda A. N. Reyes is currently participating in two art exhibits in Los Angeles. Her oil painting “Blue vs. Pink” is currently on view at the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG) in Barnsdall Park until September 18, 2016. The gallery is located at 4800 Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles, California 90027. The Open Call exhibit is […]

24.08.2016 · Filled under: Art, Happenings, Local News ·
‘Avatar 2′ to shoot in 2017, ten years after first episode

‘Avatar 2′ to shoot in 2017, ten years after first episode

After years of delays, the sequel to James Cameron’s blockbuster will begin shooting at the start of next year. With four sequels now planned, the “Avatar” team will be kept busy until 2023 when the fifth Avatar opus is due to be released. James Cameron will have waited a decade to shoot the first follow-up […]

24.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Jennifer Lawrence tops list of best paid actresses

Jennifer Lawrence tops list of best paid actresses

Oscar-winning Jennifer Lawrence was named the world’s highest-paid actress for the second year running on Tuesday, with estimated pre-tax earnings of $46 million. The 26-year-old American raked in the lion’s share from a profit share in the final “Hunger Games” movie, which grossed $650 million, Forbes magazine said. An upfront fee for the forthcoming space […]

24.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
California Assembly approves bill to stop ‘widow foreclosures’

California Assembly approves bill to stop ‘widow foreclosures’

Proposed law would be first in the nation to protect survivor homeowners San Francisco, CA   Earlier today, California’s assembly moved one step closer to enacting legislation designed to protect widows, widowers, and other heirs from unnecessary foreclosures. Senate Bill 1150 (Leno, Galgiani), the Homeowner Survivor Bill of Rights (SBOR), was approved by the Assembly with […]

24.08.2016 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Duterte’s drug war cut crime rate, PNP claims

Duterte’s drug war cut crime rate, PNP claims

MANILA,   (Mabuhay) – The government’s crackdown on illegal drugs and criminality has pulled down crime rates nationwide, the Philippine National Police (PNP) claimed Tuesday. At a Senate inquiry on drug-related killings, Philippine National Police chief, Director Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa said index crimes nationwide went down by 31 percent—from 17,105 incidents in July 2015 to […]

24.08.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Bato assures senators: PNP does not and will not condone extrajudicial, vigilante killings

Bato assures senators: PNP does not and will not condone extrajudicial, vigilante killings

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa assured the senators Monday that the police organization does not and will not condone extrajudicial and vigilante killings. In his opening statement during the first hearing of the Senate justice committee on the spate of killings of drug suspects, Dela Rosa said that […]

24.08.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Diana Zubiri gives birth to baby girl

Diana Zubiri gives birth to baby girl

Former sexy star Diana Zubiri gave birth to a baby girl last August 14. This was revealed by Zubiri and her husband model-host Andrew Smith on Instagram over the weekend as they shared picture of them with their daughter Aliyah Rose. “Hello world meet my baby girl,” Zubiri wrote as caption to a photo of […]

24.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Chanel presents ‘N°5 L’Eau’ fragrance fronted by Lily-Rose Depp

Chanel presents ‘N°5 L’Eau’ fragrance fronted by Lily-Rose Depp

The French luxury label has unveiled a new version of its iconic N°5 fragrance, offering a fresh, modern take on the original scent. Lily-Rose Depp, a Chanel brand ambassador for several seasons already, has been called upon to front the new fragrance. After Ernest Beaux and Jacques Polge, who both previously concocted their own interpretations […]

22.08.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Nintendo opens Kirby-themed cafés in Japan

Nintendo opens Kirby-themed cafés in Japan

Nintendo has opened a series of Kirby cafés and shops in Japan that bring one of their most iconic characters to life. Fans of the ridiculously cute pink puffball that eats his enemies for lunch can tuck into a stack of Kirby pancakes, Popstar curry, Maxim Tomato pasta, and Kirby macarons in Osaka and Tokyo […]

Berlin goes vegan with ‘butcher’ shops, singles’ night

Berlin goes vegan with ‘butcher’ shops, singles’ night

Long the European capital of techno-driven nightlife, fastidious hipsterdom and low-cost party weekends, Berlin is adding another string to its bow as a vegan haven. product-free versions of almost any business can be found in Germany’s largest city, from butchers’ shops to singles’ nights. But getting lost in the eyes of a romantic prospect over […]

22.08.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Hailey Baldwin makes her makeup designer debut

Hailey Baldwin makes her makeup designer debut

Hailey Baldwin is cementing her reputation as one of the hottest models on the scene with a new makeup range for the Australian beauty brand ModelCo. The US model and daughter of actor Stephen Baldwin has teamed up with the brand to create ‘Hailey Baldwin for ModelCo’, a limited-edition line of color cosmetics designed in […]

22.08.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Lifestyle ·
Robredo: Personal attack in Duterte-De Lima conflict ‘not helping’

Robredo: Personal attack in Duterte-De Lima conflict ‘not helping’

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Resorting to personal attacks does not help in discourse between government officials, Vice President Leni Robredo said Thursday. “Iyong sa akin ay puwede naman na nag-disagree tayo on issues pero sa diskusyon whether nag-a-agree tayo o disagree kailangan pakinggan natin ang bawat isa, kailangan kahit iba sa paniniwala natin, magrespetuhan,” she said. […]

22.08.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Zanjoe asked: ‘How are you and Bea?’

Zanjoe asked: ‘How are you and Bea?’

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Zanjoe Marudo gave a curt reply with asked by reporters about the status of his friendship with former girlfriend, actress Bea Alonzo. Marudo and Alonzo broke up more than eight months ago after being in a relationship for over five years. “Okay naman kami. Hindi ko siya nakikita eh,” Marudo said. While […]

22.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film ·
Clinton holds big lead over Trump in US election campaign: poll

Clinton holds big lead over Trump in US election campaign: poll

WASHINGTON  (PNA/Xinhua) – US Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton holds a lead over her Republican rival Donald Trump by 9 points, according to a nationwide poll issued Tuesday. Though there are more than 80 days to go before the election set on Nov. 8, it is suspected that time is running out on the New […]

22.08.2016 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Imaginative ‘Coco’ Chanel illustrated biography hits shelves

Imaginative ‘Coco’ Chanel illustrated biography hits shelves

Chronicle Books has released a new illustrated biography on the life of French fashion icon Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel, on what would have been the late designer’s birthday. The book — “Library of Luminaries: Coco Chanel: An Illustrated Biography” — was penned by Zena Alkayat and includes excerpts from Chanel’s own letters and diaries, along with […]

21.08.2016 · Filled under: Art, Beauty & Style, Books ·
Brazilian chef wins ‘World Sushi Cup’ in Tokyo

Brazilian chef wins ‘World Sushi Cup’ in Tokyo

A Brazilian chef won the World Sushi Cup Friday, bursting into tears of joy after his knife skills and artful preparation of salmon roe, tuna and shrimp delicacies wowed Japanese judges. With the country’s UNESCO-recognised cuisine enjoying an explosion of global popularity, the competition — sponsored by Japan’s agricultural ministry — aims to improve sushi […]

21.08.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·