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 […]

24.09.2016 · Filled under: Local News, Offers, Services ·
Gucci in the pink as Michele turns up the flamboyance

Gucci in the pink as Michele turns up the flamboyance

Alessandro Michele unveiled his most extravagantly flamboyant Gucci collection yet on Wednesday with a pink-hued spectacular on the opening day of the latest Milan fashion week. The Roman designer credited with reviving the fortunes of what was a flagging brand returned to the themes that have underpinned his turnaround and, it seemed, pushed each envelope […]

22.09.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Lifestyle ·
Carson kicks off Filipino-American History Month Celebration October 1

Carson kicks off Filipino-American History Month Celebration October 1

This month-long celebration showcases amazing talents and performing artists in music, creative arts, and other varied forms of entertainment from the Filipino-American community. The festivities will start on Saturday, October 1 at the Congresswoman Juanita Millender-McDonald Community Center East Parking Lot at 9:00 a.m. located at 801 E. Carson Street in Carson.  This event is open to […]

22.09.2016 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
Mixed report for global health progress

Mixed report for global health progress

The world has made progress in curbing infant mortality, stunted growth and other poverty-driven problems, while obesity, alcohol abuse and partner violence has risen, a major review of UN health goals said Wednesday. “Progress varied widely,” said The Lancet medical journal which published the assessment of 188 countries’ progress since 1990, measured against the UN’s […]

22.09.2016 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Election-themed ‘Idiocracy’ set for 10th anniversary

Election-themed ‘Idiocracy’ set for 10th anniversary

Mike Judge’s sci-fi satire “Idiocracy” is returning to US theaters on October 4, 2016, with over 30 venues lined up to show it and a live Q&A booked for the Santa Monica showing. The 2006 comedy starred Luke Wilson as otherwise unremarkable soldier Joe and Maya Rudolph as female escort Rita. The unlikely couple are […]

22.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Students Learn electrical safety during ‘A Bug’s Light!’ play

Students Learn electrical safety during ‘A Bug’s Light!’ play

The National Theatre for Children’s interactive play is sponsored by Edison International, SCE’s parent company By Justin Felles Southern California Edison Who would’ve guessed that every kid’s face in the room would light up with excitement while learning about electrical safety at elementary schools across Central and Southern California? It’s all thanks to Sparky the Wonderbug, […]

22.09.2016 · Filled under: Home & Garden, Local News, Services ·
Palace: Duterte supports commemoration of Martial Law anniv

Palace: Duterte supports commemoration of Martial Law anniv

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte welcomes activities to commemorate of the declaration of Martial Law but these should remain orderly, Malacañang said Wednesday. “The President encourages various activities to commemorate the occasion as long as they are peaceful and no public inconvenience or destruction of properties may ensue,” Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar said. […]

22.09.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
De Lima wants UN rapporteur on extrajudicial killings invited to PHL

De Lima wants UN rapporteur on extrajudicial killings invited to PHL

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Senator Leila de Lima wants UN special rapporteur Agnes Callamard to initiate a third-party, independent investigation on the alleged extrajudicial killings and summary executions amid the Duterte administration’s war on drugs. In Senate Resolution No. 153 filed Monday, De Lima urged the Executive department, through the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), to […]

22.09.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Dingdong, Jessa still hoping for second child

Dingdong, Jessa still hoping for second child

Celebrity couple Dingdong Avanzado and Jessa Zaragoza want to have another child. “Ako matagal ko ng pina-plano,” Avanzado said. “Matagal na nga kaming nagpa-plan, pero wala eh,” added Zaragoza. The two have one child: young singer Jayda, who is now 13 years old. Meanwhile, the couple also performed a duet of the song “Sa Aking […]

22.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
‘Empire’ series signature fragrances set for wide release

‘Empire’ series signature fragrances set for wide release

Television series “Empire” is set to debut two signature fragrances at Macy’s and other selected retailers for the upcoming holiday season, with the perfumes created in a bid to allows the show’s fans to “engage with the series off-line” (via WWD). The scents – dubbed “Lyon’s Truth” (for women) and “Lyon’s Legacy” (for men) – are […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film ·
10 outstanding young Fil-Ams to take part in 2016 FYLPRO

10 outstanding young Fil-Ams to take part in 2016 FYLPRO

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Two engineers, two lawyers, two marketing and communications professionals, a Broadway producer, an educator, a transportation infrastructure specialist, and a culinary enthusiast, form the fifth batch of young Filipino- American leaders who will embark on an immersion trip to the Philippines to meet with influential Filipino personalities and deepen their understanding of issues affecting […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: Local News ·
TV and film rights sold for Man Booker contender ‘His Bloody Project’

TV and film rights sold for Man Booker contender ‘His Bloody Project’

Graeme Macrae Burnet’s crime thriller novel “His Bloody Project” looks set to get a makeover for the big screen, following the news that Synchronicity FIlms has secured its film and TV rights. The Scottish production company is rumored to be developing a series based on the period novel, Deadline reports. The story, which appears on the shortlist […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Trump, Clinton’s trade proposals would ‘deeply harm’ US economy, study says

Trump, Clinton’s trade proposals would ‘deeply harm’ US economy, study says

WASHINGTON, Sept. 20 (PNA/Xinhua) – The proposed trade policies of both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, the 2016 Republican and Democratic nominees for US president, would “deeply harm” the US economy, according to a study released by a US think tank. “Clinton’s proposed trade and international economic policies would damage American well-being, primarily but not […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Yen denies rumored romance with director, admits hurt by Jason

Yen denies rumored romance with director, admits hurt by Jason

Yen Santos wants to thank Mother Lily Monteverde for accepting her as Piolo Pascual’s leading lady in “Once In a Lifetime”. “Actually, puwede silang mag-request ng mas kilalang kapareha ni Papa P kasi wala pa akong nagawa kahit isang movie, pero tinanggap nila ako at pinapirma pa ako ng movie contract sa Regal kaya very […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Duterte expects more terror attacks, tells soldiers to prepare

Duterte expects more terror attacks, tells soldiers to prepare

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday said all soldiers must train to become intelligence operatives as he expects the Abu Sayyaf Group to launch more attacks similar to the Davao City night market blast that left 15 people killed at at least 70 others injured. “You have to reorient and reinvent yourself because […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Cosplayer Alodia denies involvement in Gab-Tricia split

Cosplayer Alodia denies involvement in Gab-Tricia split

Cosplayer Alodia Gosiengfiao has broken her silence following rumors that she is one of the reasons why Gab Valenciano and Tricia Centenera are calling it quits after one year of marriage. Gosiengfiao made it clear that she never went out on a date with Valenciano. “There’s nothing between Gab and me,” she said. “Maybe people […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
DOT opens PHL Tourism Showroom in Makati

DOT opens PHL Tourism Showroom in Makati

MANILA  (PNA) – The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Monday inaugurated the Philippine Tourism Showroom located at the lobby of the New DOT Building, Senator Gil Puyat, Makati City. As part of DOT’s aim to boost foreign and local tourist arrivals this year, DOT opened a brand-new showroom that showcases the country’s key destinations, culture, […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Philippine News ·
Police to continue war on drugs beyond deadline, says spokesman

Police to continue war on drugs beyond deadline, says spokesman

MANILA  (PNA) – The Philippine National Police (PNP) will not back down from its campaign against illegal drugs even after the deadline set for the total elimination of the drug menace in the country. ”The PNP is focused on the task of waging war on drugs, criminality and internal cleansing, as ordered by the President […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Emmys red carpet: red, black, yellow… and cleavage

Emmys red carpet: red, black, yellow… and cleavage

Hollywood’s A-list sparkled in the California sunlight on the red carpet Sunday for the Emmy Awards, television’s top honors. Bright colors — red, yellow and emerald green — dominated the annual fashion parade, but basic black was still a winner. Unusual dress cutouts provided visual allure, and plunging necklines were plentiful. The following are briefs […]

19.09.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Home & Garden ·
PHL pledges full support to combat illegal fishing at 3RD Our Ocean Conference

PHL pledges full support to combat illegal fishing at 3RD Our Ocean Conference

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Foreign Affairs Secretary Perfecto R. Yasay, Jr. and Agriculture Undersecretary for Fisheries and concurrent Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona led the Philippine delegation to the “Our Ocean” Conference held in Washington D.C. on 15-16 September 2016. The Our Oceans conference brings together heads of state, scientists, business leaders, NGOs, and […]

19.09.2016 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·