Diverse consumers overwhelmingly optimistic about financial future

Wells Fargo survey affirms African American, Asian and Hispanic communities more hopeful about finances, managing credit than general population SAN FRANCISCO – Diverse consumers feel optimistic about the current U.S economic outlook, according to the third “How American Buys and Borrows” survey by Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) and Ipsos. Eighty-eight percent of diverse […]

15.10.2015 · Filled under: Home & Garden, Services ·

Osmeña on inclusion in Poe Senate slate: ‘Thanks, but no thanks’

MANILA, Oct 15 (Mabuhay) – Thanks, but no thanks. That was how Senator Sergio Osmeña III reacted on Thursday when asked about his possible inclusion in the senatorial ticket of Senators Grace Poe and Francis “Chiz” Escudero. Osmeña said no offer has been made yet for him to join Poe’s slate but said he would […]

15.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Roxas, Robredo file candidacies for president, VP

Roxas, Robredo file candidacies for president, VP

MANILA, Oct 15 (Mabuhay) – Liberal Party presidential candidate Mar Roxas and his running mate, Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo, filed their certificates of candidacy on Thursday morning. Roxas and Robredo make up the fifth tandem aspiring for the top posts to file their COCs at the Commission on Elections’ main office in Intramuros, Manila. […]

15.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Scientists identify protein key to Alzheimer’s treatment

Scientists identify protein key to Alzheimer’s treatment

(Washington, United States-AFP) – A protein that appears to be key in the development of Alzheimer’s disease has been identified by scientists who say the discovery could provide a new drug target for dementia. Known as GPR3, the protein is believed to play an important role in reducing the buildup of amyloid plaques in the […]

15.10.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
‘My Best Friend’s Wedding’ to get a TV sequel

‘My Best Friend’s Wedding’ to get a TV sequel

(Relaxnews) – The hit romantic comedy “My Best Friend’s Wedding” could be getting a TV sequel, thanks to ABC. The 1997 movie starring Julia Roberts has sparked the idea for a comedy series at the network, with Oscar-winning writer Ron Bass, who penned the original, co-writing the script, Deadlinereports. The show is set to pick up […]

15.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Orlando is the top US city for runners

Orlando is the top US city for runners

(Relaxnews) – New York, Boston and Chicago have failed to make the cut in a new index of the best cities for those committed to half marathons and full marathons. Instead, the top 10 list, complied by Vitals and based on the number and quality of sports medicine specialists, the number of races the city […]

Apple to harness iPhone data for autism, epilepsy and melanoma studies

Apple to harness iPhone data for autism, epilepsy and melanoma studies

(Relaxnews) – On Thursday Apple announced the next round of scientific studies and research partners that will be using its ResearchKit to gather health data from participants via their iPhones and Apple Watches. Duke University will be conducting research into the early signs of autism and hopes to employ the iPhone’s front-facing camera so that […]

15.10.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Raising Long Beach minimum wage to $15 would add an estimated $442-M, stimulating economy

Raising Long Beach minimum wage to $15 would add an estimated $442-M, stimulating economy

Long Beach, CA – Raising the minimum wage to $15 with enforcement provisions in Long Beach would have a broad stimulus effect on the region and would benefit businesses, workers, and the economy, according to a new report released today by the Economic Roundtable, a public policy research organization. The Campaign to Raise the Wage […]

15.10.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Aquino admin enjoys highest rating since June 2014

Aquino admin enjoys highest rating since June 2014

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Public satisfaction rating on the Aquino administration improved by six points, the third quarter survey results of Social Weather Stations (SWS) showed. The “good” +37 net satisfaction rating was based on the survey conducted September 2 to 5 using face-to-face interviews of 1,200 adults. The survey found 59 percent satisfied, 22 percent […]

15.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Is Jessy Mendiola pregnant?

Is Jessy Mendiola pregnant?

Actress Jessy Mendiola has denied rumors that she’s pregnant. “Hindi ko nga alam na may balita na preggy ako. Kanina ko lang nalaman. Bakit kaya? Siguro kasi malaman ako ngayon. I don’t know,” Mendiola said. Asked of her reaction when she heard the pregnancy rumors, Mendiola sarcastically said: “Iba na rin pala ngayon kasi mas […]

15.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
PMA alum Lino Caringal, Jr elected president of Pangasinan Brotherhood-USA

PMA alum Lino Caringal, Jr elected president of Pangasinan Brotherhood-USA

Cypress, Calif. – Lino Caringal, Jr., a 1972  graduate of the Philippine Military Academy and now a self-employed businessman from Fullerton, California was elected the 15th president of the 37-year-old Pangasinan Brotherhood-USA at Marriott Hotel this city. The 65-year-old Caringal, former president of The Original Urdanetanians and current president of The Global Urdanetanians was unanimously […]

15.10.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·

Derek names ex who had the biggest impact on him

Among his former girlfriends, Derek Ramsay admitted that it was Solenn Heussaff who had the most impact on his life. “We were similar in so many ways. We are both half-Filipino, half-European. We both love to travel. The factors that ended our relationship was majority of it was long distance and timing,” he said. “My […]

14.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Apple gives iMac a family makeover

Apple gives iMac a family makeover

(Relaxnews) – Apple has updated its entire iMac family, introducing a new Retina 4K display to the 21.5-inch iMac for the first time and the Retina 5K display to every 27-inch iMac. The tech giant has also unveiled a new range of wireless accessories including the Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2 and Magic Trackpad 2. […]

14.10.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Who will play the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show is no longer a secret

Who will play the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show is no longer a secret

(Relaxnews) – Rihanna is set to be one of the main attractions at this year’s catwalk spectacle, which will be beamed around the world on December 8. Alongside the fashion brand’s 16-strong group of Angels, the singer will have support from Selena Gomez and The Weeknd who were both confirmed on Tuesday. The Victoria’s Secret […]

14.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, International Stars, Lifestyle, Music ·
A glass of red wine at dinner can improve health of diabetics

A glass of red wine at dinner can improve health of diabetics

(Relaxnews) – One glass of red wine at dinner was found to help sufferers of type 2 diabetes sleep better, improve their metabolism and increase levels of “good cholesterol” to protect against cardiovascular disease, according to an international study. Between too much and not enough, the right amount is one glass of red wine, just […]

14.10.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Trillanes, Cayetano not Miriam’s VP

Trillanes, Cayetano not Miriam’s VP

MANILA, Oct 14 (Mabuhay) — Two of the 2016 vice presidential contenders have already denied being in talks with Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago over her recently confirmed presidential bid. Senators Antonio Trillanes IV and Alan Peter Cayetano, who are both running for vice president without a presidential candidate yet, said they are not the running […]

14.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·

Romulo stays in LP, backs Poe

MANILA, Oct 14 (Mabuhay) — Pasig City Rep. and Liberal Party (LP) member Roman Romulo is not supporting administration standard bearer Mar Roxas. Romulo, who trooped to the Commission on Elections (Comelec) Wednesday to file his certificate of candidacy (COC), said he is running as an independent candidate. However, the Pasig lawmaker said he is […]

14.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Is Bela Padilla insecure of Maja?

Is Bela Padilla insecure of Maja?

Bela Padilla, who will star in her first ABS-CBN series “Ang Probinsyano,” denied that she feels insecure of her co-star, award-winning actress Maja Salvador. Padilla, however, admitted that she feels challenge to give her best. “Hindi naman insecure. Katulad nga ng sinabi ko, puro good vibes. Saka siguro as a person very positive akong tao,” […]

13.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Whip up a Wonderful Holiday Menu

Whip up a Wonderful Holiday Menu

(Family Features) Nothing brings family and friends together quite like a full holiday meal menu. Whether creating an entire festive feast from scratch or looking for a tasty dish to take and share, these dishes aim to fill up the table and keep the seats around it full as well. From a tender, juicy attractive […]

13.10.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Free Recipes, Holidays, Home & Garden, Photos ·
Wedding trends 2016: a touch of rock ‘n’ roll

Wedding trends 2016: a touch of rock ‘n’ roll

(Relaxnews) – The princess-style wedding gown is not for everyone. A number of future brides are looking for original and glamorous pieces but with a touch of quirky details, or even grunge-inspired models. The rock ‘n’ roll bridal trend includes models with shorter hem lengths as well as unusual and unexpected touches and color. A […]

13.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Photos ·