Jon Hamm, ‘Game of Thrones’ finally win Emmys glory

Jon Hamm, ‘Game of Thrones’ finally win Emmys glory

(Los Angeles, Sept 21, 2015 (AFP)-AFP) – HBO’s fantasy epic “Game of Thrones” won for best drama series and Jon Hamm finally took home a trophy for “Mad Men” on Sunday at the Emmy Awards — a night of firsts that saw a black actress make history. Viola Davis gave an emotional speech as she […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
2015 Emmy winners in key categories

2015 Emmy winners in key categories

(Los Angeles-AFP) – Here is a list of the winners in key categories for the 2015 Primetime Emmy awards, which were handed out in Los Angeles on Sunday: OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES “Game of Thrones” OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES “Veep” LEAD ACTOR, DRAMA Jon Hamm, “Mad Men” LEAD ACTRESS, DRAMA Viola Davis, “How to Get Away with […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Pop-up popes, Lego basilica welcome Francis to US

Pop-up popes, Lego basilica welcome Francis to US

(Washington-AFP) – Pope selfies, a basilica made of Lego, even pope-themed toast: Pope Francis has been popping up all over the northeastern United States ahead of his visit next week. Some fun facts as the country prepares to welcome the pope in Washington on September 22 before he heads on to New York and Philadelphia: […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Destinations ·
Five fall foods to bolster your health

Five fall foods to bolster your health

(Relaxnews) – If the fall season gives you tender thoughts of pumpkin-flavored lattes, you’re in luck because there’s a full harvest of health-giving natural foods to discover. We’re giving you the scoop on how to enjoy the best of what autumn has to offer. Apples It may seem obvious, but this fall favorite is rich […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Palace welcomes passage of Japan’s new security laws

Palace welcomes passage of Japan’s new security laws

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Malacanang welcomed the passage of Japan’s National Diet of legislations that would allow Japanese soldiers to fight overseas in defense of their allies. “We welcome the passage of legislation on national security by Japan’s National Diet,” Presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda said in a radio interview on Saturday. “As Japan is our strategic […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Kim on playing mistress role: Hindi na dapat pabebe

Kim on playing mistress role: Hindi na dapat pabebe

Although she has already been in showbiz for nine years, Kim Chiu believes her upcoming movie “Etiquette for Mistresses” has helped her mature as an actress. “Parang it’s time for me to mature. Hindi na ako dapat ‘yung pabebe na patawa or pa-jologs,” she said at the press conference for the movie. “Kailangan ko rin […]

21.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Marc Jacobs crown NY fashion with cinematic display

Marc Jacobs crown NY fashion with cinematic display

(New York-AFP) – Showman Marc Jacobs brought New York’s spring/summer fashion week to a sumptuous close with a stunning catwalk display of Americana and 1940s glamour down the red carpet and through a fabled movie theater. The indoor-outdoor show allowed the public and fans to jostle with photographers for a glimpse of the decadent-looking models […]

19.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, International Stars ·
Emmys celebrate TV’s best, but are viewers overloaded?

Emmys celebrate TV’s best, but are viewers overloaded?

(Los Angeles, United States-AFP) – The Emmy Awards on Sunday will celebrate the best of the hundreds of television shows flooding US airwaves, in what many critics have called the small screen’s “golden age.” But have audiences reached saturation point? Is there, in fact, too much good TV? “We’re in this insane expansion — it’s […]

19.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
This year’s flu vaccine better than last year: US

This year’s flu vaccine better than last year: US

(Washington, United States-AFP) – US health officials vowed Thursday that this year’s vaccine against influenza is better than last year’s, which packed little punch against the most common strain of the virus. Everyone over the age of six months is urged to get the annual flu vaccine in order to prevent serious illness and death, […]

19.09.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Chefs David Chang and Danny Bowien collaborate on new dishes

Chefs David Chang and Danny Bowien collaborate on new dishes

(Relaxnews) – Two of New York’s most popular maestros of Asian-American eats, David Chang and Danny Bowien, have teamed up to create culinary mash-ups of their signature dishes. If the pair were to have a culinary love child, they surmised, it would have Chang’s Fuku chicken fingers, and Bowien’s spicy chili sauce. Which is how […]

19.09.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, International Stars ·
PNoy to keep pushing for Bangsamoro law as raps readied vs MILF men

PNoy to keep pushing for Bangsamoro law as raps readied vs MILF men

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III has not changed his mind over the need to pass the Bangsamoro Basic Law even as authorities are set to file charges against 26 members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front, Malacañang said Friday. The BBL, which seeks to establish a new Bangsamoro political entity, is based on […]

19.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Leni’s track record in Congress makes her qualified to be VP: Palace

Leni’s track record in Congress makes her qualified to be VP: Palace

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – The track record of Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo even as a neophyte congresswoman makes her qualified to be the vice-presidential candidate of the administration’s Liberal Party (LP), Malacañang said Friday. “She has a very good head on her shoulders. She is also a lawyer at wala hong bahid ang record,” Deputy […]

19.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Dawn Zulueta not afraid of aging

Dawn Zulueta not afraid of aging

MANILA  (Mabuhay) -– Dawn Zulueta, who is considered among the most beautiful women in showbiz, is not afraid of growing old. “I’m not afraid of aging physically, how I look. I’m afraid of aging in terms of not being able to do the things that I enjoy. I don’t want to be in wheelchair. I […]

19.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
The Los Angeles Football Club, LA’s newest professional sports team

The Los Angeles Football Club, LA’s newest professional sports team

LOS ANGELES, CA – Los Angeles’ newest Major League Soccer team officially announced its name as the Los Angeles Football Club, which will make its debut in the 2018 MLS season. The Club determined the official name after months of engagement with supporters, partners, stakeholders and founding season ticket members. “The name that we chose is […]

19.09.2015 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation ·
All roads lead to The Annual Asian Small Business Expo this Saturday in Alhambra

All roads lead to The Annual Asian Small Business Expo this Saturday in Alhambra

The Search to Involve Pilipino Americans join other Asian groups for The Annual Asian Small Business Expo that is take place this Saturday, September 19 at the Almansor Court Conference Center in Alhambra. Asian Pacific Islander Small Business Program Formed in 1999, Asian Pacific Islander Small Business Program (API SBP) is a collaborative five community organization: the Chinatown Service Center, […]

18.09.2015 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
Legislature sends Bonta’s Victim Compensation Bill to Brown

Legislature sends Bonta’s Victim Compensation Bill to Brown

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) announced today that his bill to modernize the California Victim Compensation Program passed both houses of the Legislature with strong bipartisan support and will now be considered by the Governor. The California Victim Compensation and Government Claims Board (board) administers the California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP) to compensate […]

18.09.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Carson celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with music and festivity

Carson celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with music and festivity

Influenced by tropical sounds and warm California vibes, the Quitapenas takes centerstage as the City of Carson presents the 2nd Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration. The festivities will take place on Saturday, September 19th from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. at Carson Park located at 21411 S. Orrick Avenue in Carson.  The event is open to the public and admission […]

18.09.2015 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
McDonald’s to fully transition to cage-free eggs for all restaurants in the U.S. and Canada

McDonald’s to fully transition to cage-free eggs for all restaurants in the U.S. and Canada

McDonald’s USA and Canada to source 100 percent cage-free eggs within 10 years (OAK BROOK, Ill.) – To meet consumers’ changing expectations and preferences, McDonald’s announced that it will fully transition to cage-free eggs for its nearly 16,000 restaurants in the U.S. and Canada over the next 10 years. “Our customers are increasingly interested in knowing more […]

18.09.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Environment, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
‘ASAP 20 Live in London’ draws 10,000 to The SSE Wembley Arena, inspires huge Filipino community in Europe

‘ASAP 20 Live in London’ draws 10,000 to The SSE Wembley Arena, inspires huge Filipino community in Europe

ABS-CBN, TFC hold Europe’s biggest Filipino event with world-class Filipino and international British acts LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM   – British music journalist Kate Mossman in her acclaimed BBC rockumentary, “Stadium Rock at 50” mentioned that “big concerts should be emotional, almost spiritual events which lift you beyond normal life for a few hours.” But for the 10,000 […]

17.09.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Back-to-school hair straight off the catwalk

Back-to-school hair straight off the catwalk

(Relaxnews) – Fall has its rewards — cashmere sweaters, snug outer wear and the chance to test out new hairstyles being just some of them. Get back-to-school hair down pat with these catwalk looks. Loose waves The overwhelming trend on the Autumn/Winter 2015 catwalks was for long, loosely styled waves for a natural and easy […]

17.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Photos ·