Woman’s best friend: MAC introduces AW15 beauty collection inspired by dogs

Woman’s best friend: MAC introduces AW15 beauty collection inspired by dogs

(Relaxnews) – Everyone knows that dogs make the best fashion accessories, but now the clever canines have gone one step further by inspiring a whole new beauty collection — specifically MAC’s Autumn/Winter 2015 cosmetics line. “Haute Dogs” is the latest high-pedigree collection from the beauty brand, inspired by the “buttery fur tones” of fashionable pooches. […]

15.08.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Samsung teases new Gear smartwatch in modern fashion shoot

Samsung teases new Gear smartwatch in modern fashion shoot

(Relaxnews) – At its Unpacked 2015 event, Samsung teased its new Gear S2 smartwatch and then followed with an advertizing ‘lookbook’. On August 13, Samsung teased a brief image of the new Gear S2 smartwatch during its Samsung Unpacked event in New York. Shortly after the announcement, the company tweeted a link to a fashion […]

15.08.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Excessive heat watch issued for Southern California

Excessive heat watch issued for Southern California

With temperatures reaching triple digits, SCE reminds customers to stay as cool and safe as possible By Caroline Aoyagi-Stom Southern California Edison – It’s about to get a lot hotter in Southern California. The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat watch for the area starting Friday. Relief from the triple-digit temperatures is not expected until early next […]

15.08.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Home & Garden, Services ·
FASGI holds Community Day

FASGI holds Community Day

Los Angeles  – The Filipino American Service Group Inc (FASGI) in celebration of “Buwan ng Wika” and Historic Filipinotown 13th Anniversary held its Community Day last Saturday, August 08, 2015 More than 300 people mostly community resident veterans and widows attended the FASGI OPEN HOUSE that featured a pre-launch of FASGI’s new programs for the community. Brief Program New […]

13.08.2015 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Trump out front in new polls, but warning signs emerge

Trump out front in new polls, but warning signs emerge

By Michael Mathes Washington, United States | AFP | – Fresh post-debate polls show real-estate magnate Donald Trump holding his lead Tuesday over rival Republican presidential contenders, even as he insisted he will “keep the door open” to a potential independent run. But the surveys contained mixed news for the brash billionaire, notably that voters […]

13.08.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
La Habra art gallery holds 1st songwriting workshop

La Habra art gallery holds 1st songwriting workshop

By Abner Galino VETERAN singer Mon Concepcion, as the workshop begins, asked me for my definition of songwriting. I groped for words. I wanted to say the work of writing songs but I thought that the definition was too dry. Fortunately everyone put in his/her two cents and we came up with this definition: Telling stories […]

13.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Music ·
New ‘Star Wars’ film images showcase Dark Side

New ‘Star Wars’ film images showcase Dark Side

(Los Angeles-AFP) – The Dark Side is front and center in the latest images of villains from “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” — the highly anticipated next chapter in the blockbuster space saga due later this year. Entertainment Weekly on Wednesday released several new photos of baddies Kylo Ren (Adam Driver from “Girls”), Captain Phasma […]

13.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Get the holiday makeup look: Rio

Get the holiday makeup look: Rio

(Relaxnews) – Brazil is nothing short of a beauty mecca. As home to the famous bikini wax, the famous blow dry and some of the world’s most gorgeous supermodels including Gisele and Adriana Lima, how could it be anything else? If you’re heading to the shores of Rio this summer then there are a few […]

13.08.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Omega-3 may block psychosis years later: study

Omega-3 may block psychosis years later: study

(Paris, France-AFP) – Omega-3, a fatty acid found in oily fish, may prevent the onset of schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders long after being consumed, according to a study released Tuesday. Up to seven years after taking omega-3 supplements for 12 weeks, young people at “ultra-high” risk were less likely to have suffered the debilitating […]

13.08.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Heart bangs are the latest romantic hair trend

Heart bangs are the latest romantic hair trend

(Relaxnews) – This summer is all about wearing your heart on your face. Weeks after Kendall Jenner’s famous “heart hair” selfie became the hottest thing on Instagram, it transpires that Korean girls have been getting creative by incorporating the shape into their bangs. All summer, South Koreans have been rocking heart-shaped bangs for a cute […]

13.08.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Offbeat ·
Triber, an app to find your friends

Triber, an app to find your friends

(Relaxnews) – Who hasn’t lost track of their friends in a crowd or looked for someone in a restaurant? The Triber app has found the solution to this kind of situation: geolocation. In this period of summer festivals, picnics and tanning sessions on the beach, the Triber app is ever more useful. It works like […]

13.08.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Online ·
Allen Dizon hopes to become a better actor even after string of awards

Allen Dizon hopes to become a better actor even after string of awards

Even with all the awards he has accumulated in the last two years, mostly for his role in Jason Paul Laxamana’s “Magkakabaung” as a coffin maker tormented by the guilt of accidentally killing his sick daughter, Allen Dizon feels that he still has long ways to go before he can consider himself an accomplished actor. […]

13.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film ·
Mazda and Suzuki planning Frankfurt crossover reveals

Mazda and Suzuki planning Frankfurt crossover reveals

(Relaxnews) – If any further proof were needed of the growing appeal of crossovers and SUVs among the car-buying public, Suzuki and Mazda will be providing it at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show. On Friday, Suzuki confirmed that Germany is going to be the venue for the unveiling of the Baleno, a crossover-inspired compact hatchback […]

11.08.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
Zac Efron set to flex his muscles in the ‘Baywatch’ movie

Zac Efron set to flex his muscles in the ‘Baywatch’ movie

(Relaxnews) – According to The Hollywood Reporter, Zac Efron is set to don a pair of the iconic red trunks in the big screen adaptation of the “most watched show in the world.” Alongside Dwayne Johnson, Efron should begin filming as early as February 2016. Seemingly drowning under wave after wave of trouble for the […]

11.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Dallas/Fort Worth airport gets new duty-free shopping space

Dallas/Fort Worth airport gets new duty-free shopping space

(Relaxnews) – The Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport will add a luxury duty-free shopping experience to its Terminal D, reports The New York Times. The upgrade will see six shopping areas spread over 20,000 square feet of space, to include both luxury and premium retail brands. Local retailers like western clothing and accessories line Bohlin Company and […]

11.08.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden ·
Pope says never again, recalling ‘horrific’ WWII atomic bombings

Pope says never again, recalling ‘horrific’ WWII atomic bombings

Vatican City, Holy See | AFP |   – Pope Francis said Sunday that the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings still evoked “horror and revulsion” 70 years on and called for a ban on nuclear arms and weapons of mass destruction. An American plane dropped a bomb on Hiroshima on August 6, 1945, in one of […]

11.08.2015 · Filled under: World News ·
David: I didn’t receive funds from Binay, LP

David: I didn’t receive funds from Binay, LP

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Defeated senatorial candidate Rizalito David insisted the P50,000 filing fee for his complaint against Senator Grace Poe did not come from the camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay or the Liberal Party. David said he does not have a grudge against Poe and merely wants the rule of law to be upheld, […]

11.08.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Jasmine still not ready to love again

Jasmine still not ready to love again

Several months since she broke up with Sam Concepcion, Jasmine Curtis-Smith is still not ready to enter another relationship, saying her main focus now is work. “I just don’t think I can spare time and energy for that. There’s the right time,” she said. “Buhay ko [ang nagpapakilig sa akin]. I mean, in general, kinikilig […]

11.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
SCE to tether manhole covers in Long Beach, issue bill credits

SCE to tether manhole covers in Long Beach, issue bill credits

Customers who were without power for more than 24 hours will get a $100 credit By Mary Ann Milbourn Southern California Edison (SCE) will provide a $100 bill credit to those who were without power for more than 24 hours during the latest outage in downtown Long Beach, and crews have begun tethering more than 300 manhole […]

11.08.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Home & Garden, Services ·
Locals treated to Filipino culture at Filipinotown Festival

Locals treated to Filipino culture at Filipinotown Festival

Last Saturday, August 1st, our paper, Balita Media participated as one of the media partners at the Filipinotown Festival in downtown Los Angeles. The festivity kicked off with a procession and parade around the grounds of the Silver Lake Medical Center, carrying the statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary where the all - day event took place. The program was […]

10.08.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·