Southern California encourages residents to ‘Go Human’

Southern California encourages residents to ‘Go Human’

Agencies across Southern California kick-off community outreach and advertising campaign to promote roadway safety and encourage walking and bicycling LOS ANGELES, CA – The Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) today announced the launch of Go Human, a community outreach and advertising campaign with the goals of reducing traffic collisions in Southern California and encouraging people to walk […]

07.10.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Services ·
Regine Velasquez not yet certain whom to support in 2016 polls

Regine Velasquez not yet certain whom to support in 2016 polls

ASIA’S Songbird Regine Velasquez said she is still undecided on whether she will endorse a presidential candidate in the 2016 elections, saying it’s too early to say who she will vote for. She also has to consult her husband Ogie Alcasid when it comes to politics. “Hindi naman talaga ako nage-endorse. Si PNoy lang talaga […]

07.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Laguna lawmaker sees nothing wrong but apologizes for sexy dancers

Laguna lawmaker sees nothing wrong but apologizes for sexy dancers

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Laguna Rep. Benjamin Agarao Jr. found nothing wrong with the performance of sexy dancers during his birthday party, which incidentally happened after the oath-taking rites of new Liberal Party members at his home. Agarao, nonetheless, apologized if the dance offended certain sectors. “Sa akin pangkaraniwan ‘yun. Ngayon kung naka-offend ‘yun, pasensya na, […]

07.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Wedding trends 2016: the princess gown, more magical than ever

Wedding trends 2016: the princess gown, more magical than ever

(Relaxnews) – Although choices in wedding attire have grown, the princess-style wedding dress remains for many brides to be an essential piece that helps transform a wedding ceremony into a living fairy tale. Specialized brands and fashion houses alike have pulled out all the stops to offer luster, volume and couture details in their new […]

07.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Photos ·
Instagram reveals top five accounts

Instagram reveals top five accounts

(Relaxnews) – Just 5 million followers separate the top five accounts on Instagram, with Taylor Swift followed by 10% of the photo-sharing platform’s user base. Until now, Facebook-owned Instagram has typically shyed away from any sort of network-wide account ranking, with third party sites like SocialBlade plugging the information gap. Musician and pop culture icon […]

07.10.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Home & Garden, International Stars, Music, Online ·
Ai Ai on a high over career surge

Ai Ai on a high over career surge

MANILA, Oct 5 (Mabuhay) –After going through several heartaches in recent years, including the dissolution of a previous marriage and the death of her mom, Ai Ai delas Alas now enjoys a shower of blessings, primarily with new shows and an upcoming movie. Ai Ai is on her 25th year in the ‘biz and she […]

06.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
6 tips for avoiding hair loss in autumn

6 tips for avoiding hair loss in autumn

(Relaxnews) – After the rays of summer sunshine, autumn period gives way not only to falling leaves but also to some temporary shedding of hair. Read on for tips and adapted treatments to limit the nuisance and to maintain a beautiful mane before winter. Sun, sea and pool wreak havoc on your hair during the […]

06.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness ·
Universal Studios Hollywood presents ‘Halloween Horror Nights’

Universal Studios Hollywood presents ‘Halloween Horror Nights’

Fright-filled “Halloween Horror Nights” was announced by Universal Studios Hollywood recently. The theme park guests will be treated to an “extreme fear destination” which features horror-filled mazes, a terror tram experience and awesome hip-hop dance show from Friday, September 18 through Sunday, November 1st. The event starts each night at 7:00 pm but closing hours vary each night […]

06.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Happenings, Hollywood Stars ·
Officials take a look at raising minimum wage in Long Beach

Officials take a look at raising minimum wage in Long Beach

Long Beach, CA – This evening, close to 100 workers and community members attended Long Beach’s first public hearing on raising the minimum wage and about a dozen spoke during public comment. The City Council is expected to review a report to be completed by the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC) and discuss tools for wage enforcement in the coming months. […]

06.10.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Gov. Brown urges Californians to order pink ribbon license plates to kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Gov. Brown urges Californians to order pink ribbon license plates to kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Proceeds to fund free clinical breast exams, mammograms and treatment referrals SACRAMENTO — California Governor Jerry Brown kicked off Breast Cancer Awareness Month Thursday by urging residents to order the state’s new official Pink Ribbon License Plates. “This year, for the first time, Californians may support the early detection of breast cancer through a specialty license plate, available […]

06.10.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
What Sharon wants from daughter KC

What Sharon wants from daughter KC

“Gusto ko ako ang pinakamahal niya.” These were the words of “Your Face Sounds Familiar” judge Sharon Cuneta when asked about the status of her relationship with daughter, actress-model KC Concepcion. Cuneta also opened up about the sacrifices she made for her daughter. “I realized na there are certain roles meant for the father and […]

06.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
West PHL Sea troops, Pag-asa residents receive care packages

West PHL Sea troops, Pag-asa residents receive care packages

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – The University of the Philippines Cadet Alumni Association donated 11 “care package” boxes for Philippine troops and civilians in the West Philippine Sea. Tina Hernandez, liaison officer of the association, said this was their way of thanking the troops for their service, and letting the children in Pag-asa island know that people […]

06.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Microsoft unveils first laptop, Windows 10 smartphones

Microsoft unveils first laptop, Windows 10 smartphones

(New York-AFP) – Microsoft unveiled its first laptop and its first Windows 10 smartphones Tuesday as it aims to widen the use of its new operating system in the mobile technology universe. The spate of fresh products, launched before the year-end holiday shopping season, seeks to build on the July launch of Windows 10. Microsoft […]

06.10.2015 · Filled under: Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Aquino likens Leni to Cory

Aquino likens Leni to Cory

MANILA, Oct 5 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III on Monday likened Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo to his late mother, President Corazon Aquino. “Si Leni naman ‘di ko maiwasang ikumpara sa aking ina—pareho silang nawalan ng asawa, pareho silang itinuring na maybahay lamang, tapos tinawag para mamuno,” Aquino said in his speech after former […]

05.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Claudine ‘tired’ of legal fight with Raymart

Claudine ‘tired’ of legal fight with Raymart

MANILA, Oct 5 (Mabuhay) — EVEN though they are friends again, actress Claudine Barretto has expressed her disappointment and frustration over her legal battle with estranged husband Raymart Santiago. The 36-year-old explained why she recently posted an Instagram photo bearing the message “I tried, I tried, I tried, I’m tired.” Barretto said it has something […]

05.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Watch video for Sam Smith’s James Bond song

Watch video for Sam Smith’s James Bond song

(Relaxnews) – The video for the James Bond theme song by Sam Smith has been released, revealing the more intimate moments from the upcoming “Spectre” film. In “Writing’s on the Wall,” there is a conspicuous absence of high-impact action scenes and car chases. Instead, the Luke Monaghan-directed video features the singer, along with clips of […]

Wedding trends: designer gowns seen on the catwalk

Wedding trends: designer gowns seen on the catwalk

(Relaxnews) – Centerpieces of haute couture collections, wedding gowns and evening gowns stoke the dreams of young women everywhere. These glorious bespoke creations also have significant influence on what wedding gown brands and stores stock. Here’s a look at the most beautiful creations seen at fall/winter 2015-2016 haute couture Fashion Week ahead of New York […]

05.10.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Photos ·
Domino’s Pizza opens first store in Italy

Domino’s Pizza opens first store in Italy

(Relaxnews) – Mamma mia! American pizza chain Domino’s has announced that it’s opened its first store in the birthplace of the world’s favorite cheesy pie: Italy. Domino’s, one of the biggest pizza delivery chains in the world, opened its first store in Milan Monday, hoping to do what no other American pizza brand has done […]

05.10.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
World’s highest marathon returns to quake-hit Everest

World’s highest marathon returns to quake-hit Everest

(Nepal-AFP) – Dozens of runners donned snow goggles and braved icy temperatures to participate in the world’s highest marathon in the foothills of Mount Everest Monday, five months after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake devastated Nepal. The annual Tenzing-Hillary Everest Marathon, which kicked off in 2003, is usually held in May to mark the anniversary of the […]

05.10.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Sports & Recreation ·
John Lennon at 75: Central Park hosting record-breaking peace sign

John Lennon at 75: Central Park hosting record-breaking peace sign

(Relaxnews) – October 9 marks what would have been the 75th birthday of John Lennon, whose musical legacy as a Beatle and a solo artist is being celebrated in New York, Los Angeles and around the world. Lennon was born in 1940 in Liverpool and rose to fame as co-founder of the Beatles. In 1970, […]

05.10.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·