‘Ronaldo’ documentary available worldwide on November 10

‘Ronaldo’ documentary available worldwide on November 10

(Relaxnews) – Just 24 hours after its world premiere in London, the feature about the life of Cristiano Ronaldo, one of the world’s greatest living footballers, will be available to own on DVD and in digital formats in 75 countries. The documentary, made by the people behind critical and commercial hits “Senna” and “Amy” took […]

13.10.2015 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, International Stars, Sports & Recreation ·
Comelec: Youth vote key to 2016 victory

Comelec: Youth vote key to 2016 victory

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Candidates may have to double their efforts in wooing the Filipino youth to win in the 2016 elections, based on the Commission on Elections (Comelec) view of the upcoming polls. Comelec chair Andres Bautista on Monday said youth voters will likely determine the outcome of the next elections, citing President Benigno Aquino […]

13.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Rinspeed to make CES debut with an autonomous car concept

Rinspeed to make CES debut with an autonomous car concept

(Relaxnews) – For the first time in the Swiss car design company’s history, it is set to premiere its latest avant-garde creation in the US rather than Europe. The Etos concept can drive itself but is still a sportscar for those moments when the conditions are just too good for a serious driver not to […]

13.10.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Motoring ·
Jasmine Curtis-Smith no time for romance

Jasmine Curtis-Smith no time for romance

“TIME heals all things.” This was the short response of Jasmine Curtis-Smith when asked recently if she has moved on from his recent heartbreak with ex-boyfriend Sam Concepcion. The “My Fair Lady” lead actress said she does not want to discuss the split-up but clarified that she remained friends with Concepcion. Despite the heartbreak, Curtis-Smith […]

13.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Wells Fargo fuels diverse Chamber Leader training, programs with $1.2-M investment

Wells Fargo fuels diverse Chamber Leader training, programs with $1.2-M investment

Funding to benefit diverse Chambers of Commerce: U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation, U.S. Black Chambers, Inc., U.S. Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce and National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce HOUSTON  – Wells Fargo, America’s leading small business lender*, and the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) Foundation announced today a $1.2 million […]

13.10.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Services ·
Big ‘Scare’ Lake: No school night this Halloween means opportunity for a weekend getaway

Big ‘Scare’ Lake: No school night this Halloween means opportunity for a weekend getaway

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif.   – This year Halloween is on a Saturday, which makes it an ideal time to get away with the little tykes for a grand “trick or treat” extravaganza in the mountains. On Halloween night, Big Bear Village becomes extensively decorated with jack-o-lanterns, cobwebs, flying bats, strobe lights, and other gadgets […]

13.10.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Halloween, Happenings, Holidays ·
Honasan on VP bid: I was not forced to run

Honasan on VP bid: I was not forced to run

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Gregorio ‘Gringo’ Honasan II on Monday said he was not forced to run as Vice President Jejomar Binay’s running mate in the 2016 elections. Honasan described himself as a “good soldier” who submitted himself to the United Nationalist Alliance’s process of choosing a vice presidential candidate for next year’s election. “Ang […]

13.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
‘The Martian’ tops global box office charts

‘The Martian’ tops global box office charts

(Relaxnews) – Matt Damon’s “The Martian” continued to dominate the box office this weekend, with the adventure sci-fi movie proving to be the most popular choice for cinemagoers worldwide. According to Rentrak, which reports on real-time worldwide box sales, the Ridley Scott-directed movie took $95.1 million in worldwide ticket sales, maintaining its position at the […]

12.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Justice Parpio tells Washington audience: Nine-dash line claim threatens rule of law

Justice Parpio tells Washington audience: Nine-dash line claim threatens rule of law

WASHINGTON, DC – “Will the world community allow a single state to rewrite the Law of the Sea, so this single state can exercise indisputable sovereignty to almost an entire sea, subject the high seas to its sovereign jurisdiction, and seize large areas of other coastal states’ EEZs (exclusive economic zone), which are their legal […]

12.10.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Bianca feels nervous about taking leave from showbiz

Bianca feels nervous about taking leave from showbiz

Television host Bianca Gonzalez admitted that she also feels a bit nervous now that she has announced that she is taking a break from show business. Gonzalez is now eight-months pregnant with her first child – a girl – with basketball star JC Intal. “But I think in everything parang phases lang ang buhay. Hindi […]

12.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Obama honors Fil-Am legacy in US defense, labor movement

Obama honors Fil-Am legacy in US defense, labor movement

White House event kicks off Fil-Am History Month By Nimfa U. Rueda LOS ANGELES – President Obama this week honored Filipino-Americans who “helped build and defend” the United States at the first ever celebration of Filipino-American History Month at the White House. In a message that was read before some 200 Fil-Am elected officials and […]

12.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Happenings, Local News ·
A new travel-sized bottle for Chanel’s iconic N°5 fragrance

A new travel-sized bottle for Chanel’s iconic N°5 fragrance

(Relaxnews) – Ahead of the end-of-the-year holidays, French brand Chanel has decided to release its iconic N°5 fragrance in a new takeaway sized flacon. The purse-sized fragrance will be available as of October 16 in boutiques and select retailers. Smaller, perfectly travel-sized and ideal for occasion’s on-the-go, the new bottle format of the emblematic Chanel […]

12.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Lifestyle ·
Beyonce, Billie Holiday: Michelle Obama reveals favorites

Beyonce, Billie Holiday: Michelle Obama reveals favorites

(Washington-AFP) – Michelle Obama has revealed musical tastes that include Beyonce and past greats such as Billie Holiday as she released a first playlist on streaming service Spotify. Following a separate playlist by her husband, the US first lady released her own on Sunday for the International Day of the Girl, part of a UN […]

12.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Edison offers $1.2-M scholarship program to HS seniors

Edison offers $1.2-M scholarship program to HS seniors

Application period runs through Feb. 1 for the Edison Scholars Program ROSEMEAD, Calif — Edison International’s $1.2 million Edison Scholars Program, which helps high school seniors realize their dreams of attending college and pursuing studies in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM), announces the start of its 2015-16 application period running today through Feb. 1. Thirty […]

12.10.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Services ·
TVs top consumers’ holiday season high-tech wish lists

TVs top consumers’ holiday season high-tech wish lists

(Relaxnews) – From games consoles to tablets, nearly two thirds of Americans are sizing up a new tech purchase as a holiday gift, according to the Consumer Electronics Association. And while a new television is at the top of most consumers’ most wanted lists, the gift most likely to be given at Thanksgiving or on […]

Trend alert: ruffles rule for Spring 2016

Trend alert: ruffles rule for Spring 2016

(Relaxnews) – If there was one trend that dominated the Spring/Summer 2016 shows that took over New York, London, Milan and Paris over the past few weeks, it was the ruffle. From slouchy and loose to frilly and Victorian-esque, they were everywhere. Peter Copping set the ball rolling in New York with an Oscar de […]

12.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Photos ·
Celebrate the 30-year anniversary of ‘Back to the Future’ at events around the world

Celebrate the 30-year anniversary of ‘Back to the Future’ at events around the world

(Relaxnews) – In 1985, the first chapter of the now cult trilogy “Back to the Future” hit theaters. To celebrate the futuristic tale’s 30th anniversary in tale, a number of events will take place worldwide on October 21, the date that Marty McFly and Doc arrive in the future from 1985. “We’re Going Back” in […]

11.10.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Brown signs bill to increase electric vehicle charging stations

Brown signs bill to increase electric vehicle charging stations

AB 1236 will streamline and expedite the permitting of crucial EV infrastructure Sacramento, CA  – Governor Brown today signed Assembly Bill 1236 by Assemblymember David Chiu (D – San Francisco), which will help increase the number of California’s electric vehicle (EV) charging stations and reduce auto emissions. AB 1236 was jointly authored by Assemblymember Evan […]

11.10.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Duterte will run for president: adviser

Duterte will run for president: adviser

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is running for president in 2016, his political adviser said Saturday. “Yes,” Lito Banayo, political adviser of Duterte, said when asked if the mayor will join the presidential race in 2016. Banayo said that there was still no definite date when the mayor will formally announce his […]

11.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Kris backs out of MMFF race

Kris backs out of MMFF race

KRIS Aquino has backed out from her Metro Filmfest entry which was first titled “Mr. & Mrs. Split”, then became “Pamilya Luv Luv Luv” and “All You Need is Pag-ibig”. The official reason she gave is that they weren’t able to get the cinematographer she wants for the movie, Neil Daza, who also did her […]

11.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·