Fil-Am nurse on bus ads gets to meet Obama

Fil-Am nurse on bus ads gets to meet Obama

An activist, Almada lost her job while fighting for better working conditions By Abner Galino From an anonymous smiling face on a bus advertisement to a recognized face smiling and shaking hands with the President of the United States of America. This must be how to put in a nutshell a recent whirlwind episode on […]

24.10.2015 · Filled under: News ·
Human trafficking crimes gets attention of state lawmakers

Human trafficking crimes gets attention of state lawmakers

Huff legislation targets the demand side of human trafficking SACRAMENTO – Senator Bob Huff (R-San Dimas) took part in a special Informational Hearing today hosted by the Assembly Committee on Public Safety, where legislators shined a spotlight on the world’s fastest growing criminal enterprise. Human Trafficking:  Identifying the Scope of the Problem and Potential Solutions […]

22.10.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Star Wars: Mark Hamill thought Luke should have turned evil

Star Wars: Mark Hamill thought Luke should have turned evil

(Relaxnews) – Ten-year-old archive footage shows Luke Skywalker actor Mark Hamill dropping some character development knowledge in front of his future director J.J. Abrams; curious fans are now asking whether that could have influenced the storyline of December’s “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Hosting the penultimate episode of chat show “Dinner for Five” was Kevin […]

22.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Burberry and Mario Testino presenting live photo shoot via Snapchat

Burberry and Mario Testino presenting live photo shoot via Snapchat

(Relaxnews) – On Thursday, Snapchat users will be able to tune in to watch a Burberry photo shoot take place in real time. Photographer Mario Testino will be in London capturing the Spring/Summer 2016 campaign, and fashion lovers will be able to watch the shoot in action by following Burberry on Snapchat beginning Thursday at […]

22.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Yves Saint Laurent holiday 2015 makeup collection is all about seduction

Yves Saint Laurent holiday 2015 makeup collection is all about seduction

(Relaxnews) – As the holiday season approaches, Yves Saint Laurent Beauté has unveiled its Kiss & Love makeup line which is adorned in gold packaging covered in red lips. It’s available this month at selected retailers and on the brand’s e-commerce site. Passion, seduction, and desire are the inspiration behind the holiday makeup collection from Yves […]

22.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Christmas, Holidays, Home & Garden, Lifestyle ·
Southern Biscuits and Gravy flavored chips win Lay’s contest

Southern Biscuits and Gravy flavored chips win Lay’s contest

(Relaxnews) – This year’s “Do us a Flavor” contest winner is Hailey Green, who submitted Southern Biscuits and Gravy as a new Lay’s chip flavor. Four unusual Lays chip flavors have been available in grocery stores over the summer: West Coast Truffle Fries, New York Reuben, Greektown Gyro and Southern Biscuits and Gravy. Consumers were invited […]

22.10.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Elton John announces new album, ‘Wonderful Crazy Night’

Elton John announces new album, ‘Wonderful Crazy Night’

(Relaxnews) – Elton John’s 33rd studio album, “Wonderful Crazy Night,” will be released on February 5, it was announced Thursday. Co-produced by John and T-Bone Burnett, the 10-track LP will be joined by two bonus tracks for a Deluxe edition and by four additional tracks for the Super Deluxe edition, which will also include a […]

22.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Why Shaina enjoys being single

Why Shaina enjoys being single

Three years after her breakup with John Lloyd Cruz, Shaina Magdayao is still enjoying life as a single woman. “I get to spend more time with my friends, more time for myself and my personal development. I can go on and on because I’m at a point in my life na I’m really enjoying the […]

22.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Recto: 86.2% cut in PAGASA’s budget if Aquino won’t sign modernization bill

Recto: 86.2% cut in PAGASA’s budget if Aquino won’t sign modernization bill

MANILA, Oct 21 (Mabuhay) – Senator Ralph Recto expressed confidence Wednesday that President Benigno Aquino III will soon sign into law the PAGASA modernization bill, which has been approved by Congress last August. Recto warned that failure to enact the bill will cut the budget of PAGASA by 86.2 percent. The PAGASA Modernization Bill authorizes […]

22.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Largest veteran job fair in Los Angeles County in Woodland Hills Oct. 22

Largest veteran job fair in Los Angeles County in Woodland Hills Oct. 22

(Sherman Oaks, Calif.) – The Valley Economic Alliance along with the California Employment Development Department  is hosting the 9th annual largest veteran job fair of its kind in Los Angeles County on Thursday, October 22, 2015 at the Warner Center Marriott Hotel located at 21850 Oxnard Street, Woodland Hills, CA from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Over 1,500 veterans […]

22.10.2015 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd crash Jimmy Kimmel Live

Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd crash Jimmy Kimmel Live

(Relaxnews) – In honor of Back to the Future Day October 21, Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd reunited on the “Jimmy Kimmel Live” TV show, in character, complete with a silver DeLorean and white Nike sneakers. Doc Brown and Marty were less than impressed when they crashed onto the “Jimmy Kimmel Live” show and discovered […]

22.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Subway makes move to switch to antibiotic-free chicken

Subway makes move to switch to antibiotic-free chicken

(Relaxnews) – Subway has announced plans to serve antibiotic-free chicken across its US restaurants by 2016. After announcing plans in June to remove all artificial colors, flavors and preservatives from their sandwiches, salads, soups and cookies in North America by 2017, the chain has followed up with news that the chicken served across its 27,000 […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Full-length ‘Joy’ trailer released

Full-length ‘Joy’ trailer released

(Relaxnews) – Lines spoken by Jennifer Lawrence serve as a voiceover in a new trailer for “Joy” that tracks her character’s story arc. Lawrence plays Joy Mangano, the founder of the Miracle Mop, and the story follows the single mother and entrepreneur as well as four generations of her family. The film from David O. […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Malacañang on moves of politicians to help Typhoon ‘Lando’ victims: our people are intelligent

Malacañang on moves of politicians to help Typhoon ‘Lando’ victims: our people are intelligent

MANILA, Oct. 20 (Mabuhay) — Malacañang is leaving it up to the people to assess the actions of politicians who are extending aid to victims of Typhoon “Lando”. In a briefing Tuesday, Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said there are rules that can determine whether the actions of the politicians are […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
DSWD warns ‘Lando’ evacuees against returning home sans go-signal of authorities

DSWD warns ‘Lando’ evacuees against returning home sans go-signal of authorities

MANILA, Oct. 20 (Mabuhay) – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) reiterated on Tuesday its call for typhoon “Lando” evacuees wishing to return home to heed the advisories of concerned government authorities to ensure their safety. According to DSWD Secretary Corazon J. Soliman, it is important that the evacuees wait for the go-signal […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Pinoy boxers sweep foes in their US debut

Pinoy boxers sweep foes in their US debut

By Abner Galino THE Philippines vs World boxing event in Los Angeles turned out to be as explosive as it has been promoted, resulting in three breathtaking knockdowns and two other fights filled with  fierce exchanges of blows – all of them ending in the victory of Filipino pugilists. Mark “Magnifico” Magsayo lived up to […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Sports & Recreation ·
Epy to Zsa Zsa’s bashers: Let her be happy

Epy to Zsa Zsa’s bashers: Let her be happy

Actor Epy Quizon appealed to bashers to stop criticizing his father’s long-time partner, singer-actress Zsa Zsa Padilla, who is now engaged to architect Conrad Onglao. Padilla was the partner of the late veteran comedian Dolphy, who died in 2012. “Huwag na, tama na. Namatayan na nga ‘yung tao, pabayaan niyo na maging masaya. Pabayaan na […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
ALA Promotions features talents to America with Pinoy Pride Edition

ALA Promotions features talents to America with Pinoy Pride Edition

By Rod Mijares Balita Media Nevada correspondent After a successful boxing promotions in the Philippines and in the Middle East, ALA Boxing Promotions in collaboration with ABS-CBN makes history by promoting their latest installment of never ending Pinoy Pride, where else, but in the boxing mecca of the world, America, the land of opportunities where […]

21.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Local News, Online, Sports & Recreation ·
PHL’S efforts towards sustainable food security highlighted at global youth institute address

PHL’S efforts towards sustainable food security highlighted at global youth institute address

WASHINGTON, D.C – Exceptional high school students from across the United States and other countries learned about positive developments in the Philippines and its efforts to become climate-resilient, climate-smart, and food-secure. Some 200 high school students are participating in the three-day Global Youth Institute hosted by the World Food Prize Foundation in Des Moines, Iowa from 15 to 17 October […]

18.10.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Kimonos get rock ‘n’ roll makeover at Japan fashion week

Kimonos get rock ‘n’ roll makeover at Japan fashion week

(Tokyo-AFP) – Tokyo fashion week drew to a close at the weekend showcasing a sexy new twist on the kimono, as the Japanese classic makes a quiet comeback into women’s wardrobes. In a departure from the heavy silk usually used to make the traditional garb, designers are turning to other fabrics such as jersey, wool […]

18.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·