Poe thanks Aquino for siding with her

Poe thanks Aquino for siding with her

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Senator Grace Poe on Wednesday thanked President Benigno Aquino III for saying that she should be given a chance to run in the 2016 polls. “I am very touched that the President is sympathizing with my position,” Poe said in a press statement. She said there is a reason why the President […]

25.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
State firefighters lose their own homes as they fight fires in other communities

State firefighters lose their own homes as they fight fires in other communities

They voice no regret at putting service to others at the expense of their own property Sacramento  – CAL FIRE Local 2881, representing the 6,500 firefighters of CAL FIRE, is making emergency donations to the families of eight firefighters who have lost their homes in the past several days. “We are giving our firefighters some […]

25.09.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Local News ·
Avon launches global breast cancer awareness campaign

Avon launches global breast cancer awareness campaign

(Relaxnews) – Avon Products Inc.’s philanthropic branch, Avon Foundation for Women, has launched a global campaign called #BeABreastFriend to raise awareness for breast cancer, reports Women’s Wear Daily. The initiative is intended to get women to remind their friends to do regular breast exams and go to the doctor for check-ups. A YouTube video will be […]

25.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness ·
AARP Survey: 76% of people 50-plus pleased with Pope

AARP Survey: 76% of people 50-plus pleased with Pope

66% say Pope should consider letting women become priests WASHINGTON, D.C,– AARP released online survey results of people 50-plus and their opinions on some of the most topical issues of the day. With Pope Francis preparing for a six-day visit to the U.S. with stops in Washington, New York and Philadelphia, AARP asked Americans 50-plus […]

25.09.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Obama picks Fil-Am for top Navy post

Obama picks Fil-Am for top Navy post

LOS ANGELES – US President Barack Obama has nominated the granddaughter of a Filipino veteran of World War II for promotion to vice admiral in the US Navy and for the position of Defense Health Agency (DHA) director, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced this week. If her nomination is approved, Rear Adm. Raquel C. Bono will […]

25.09.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Claire Danes gets star on Hollywood ‘Walk of Fame’

Claire Danes gets star on Hollywood ‘Walk of Fame’

(Los Angeles-AFP) – Actress Claire Danes, star of the TV series “Homeland,” received a star on Hollywood’s “Walk of Fame” Thursday. “This is huge and wonderful,” Danes, who plays CIA officer Carrie Mathison on the show, said during a brief ceremony. “This is really cool,” she said. Danes, 36, rose to fame in the 1990s […]

25.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Four main differences between the iPhone 6 and the 6S

Four main differences between the iPhone 6 and the 6S

(Relaxnews) – At first glance, there isn’t much to tell the iPhone 6 apart from the 6S. And yet, Apple’s latest smartphone does offer a few significant improvements, especially on the photo and video side. 3D Touch technology Just like its predecessor, the iPhone 6S has a 4.7 inch Retina HD display (1334×750 pixels), now […]

25.09.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Paris Modes TV’s Natalia Grgona: ‘A romantic spirit defined London Fashion Week’

Paris Modes TV’s Natalia Grgona: ‘A romantic spirit defined London Fashion Week’

(Relaxnews) – With London Fashion Week having come to an end, Natalia Grgona, journalist for Paris Modes TV, shared her impressions on the shows, new trends and top models to follow. What are the top trends as seen at London Fashion Week? Each designer is so different and likes to create his own style vocabulary […]

25.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Lifestyle, Photos ·
Darren moves on from ‘rivalry’ with Lyca

Darren moves on from ‘rivalry’ with Lyca

Now that “The Voice Kids” has already crowned a new winner, young singer Darren Espanto hopes to move on from his loss to Lyca Gairanod, who won the first season of the ABS-CBN reality talent search. For more than a year since the competition, Gairanod and Espanto have been pitted against each other. The situation […]

25.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Fruits and vegetables for weight management: which ones are best?

Fruits and vegetables for weight management: which ones are best?

(Relaxnews) – Eating more fruits and non-starchy vegetables such as artichoke, avocado, asparagus and cucumber leads to weight loss, according to a massive new study analyzing the effect of each one. “The 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommend that adults and children should eat a variety of fruits and vegetables to help them achieve and […]

24.09.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
MaxMara rides the Ocean waves, Blugirl heads for the beach

MaxMara rides the Ocean waves, Blugirl heads for the beach

(Milan-AFP) – Milan Fashion Week headed for the sea on Thursday as Max Mara unveiled a Spring Summer 2016 womenswear collection that was doused in ocean spray. Blugirl’s legions of young supporters meanwhile were pointed in the direction of the beach in microshorts given a half-buttock bikini cut. They were paired with woven sandals in […]

24.09.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Lifestyle ·
Sia shares new single ‘Alive’

Sia shares new single ‘Alive’

(Relaxnews) – Australian singer Sia has revealed her newest track, “Alive,” whih will have a spot on her upcoming album. The LP, “This is Acting,” will comprise songs Sia originally wrote for other artists, and “Alive” was written with British singer Adele in mind. “Alive” is out now via iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon and […]

24.09.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·
LA County Supervisors approve $15 minimum wage by 2020

LA County Supervisors approve $15 minimum wage by 2020

Los Angeles, CA – With a final vote of 3-2, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2020 tied to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for thousands of workers in unincorporated L.A. County. Members of the Raise the Wage coalition, which led the effort in […]

24.09.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Isabelle sees older friends settling down ahead of her

Isabelle sees older friends settling down ahead of her

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — ISABELLE Daza is so thrilled doing her first lead role in the Regal horror offering, “Resureksyon”, where she plays a domestic helper who works in Myanmar and comes home dead but gets resurrected as a vampire. “I got excited when I read the script kasi I felt connected to my role,” she […]

24.09.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film ·
Aquino on LP members who won’t back Mar’s candidacy: You can’t please everybody

Aquino on LP members who won’t back Mar’s candidacy: You can’t please everybody

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – While the individual support of Liberal Party members is crucial to the presidential candidacy of former Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II, President Benigno Aquino III admitted that the administration party “cannot please everybody.” Aquino said this amid rumors that some LP members are secretly supporting Senator Grace Poe’s 2016 presidential bid. […]

24.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Fall treat: Join the Arbor Day Foundation in October and receive five free crapemyrtle trees

Fall treat: Join the Arbor Day Foundation in October and receive five free crapemyrtle trees

The Arbor Day Foundation will brighten up your fall by offering five free crapemyrtle trees or other trees selected for your area when you join the Foundation in October. The free trees are part of the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation’s Trees for America campaign, a program dedicated to environmental stewardship through tree planting. “Crapemyrtles are […]

24.09.2015 · Filled under: Happenings, Holidays, Local News ·
UE doctors of SoCal to hold inaugural ball event Oct. 17

UE doctors of SoCal to hold inaugural ball event Oct. 17

There are many associations in Southern California that have worthy causes. One such organization is the University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center – Medical Alumni Association of Southern California (UERMMMC- MAASC), a 501(c) (3) non – profit corporation . Members, Officers, and Directors of this association are Medical Doctors who are alumni of […]

24.09.2015 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
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 p.m. but closing hours vary each night […]

24.09.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Film ·
Escudero won’t go solo, says Poe will win case

Escudero won’t go solo, says Poe will win case

MANILA (Mabuhay) — For Senator Francis Escudero, going solo in the 2016 elections in case his partner gets disqualified is out of the question. Senator Grace Poe, his presidential running mate, faces a disqualification case at the Senate Electoral Tribunal (SET) that could determine her eligibility to become an official candidate in the 2016 elections. […]

22.09.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Ex-LTO chief Torres ready to face any probe, denies name-dropping PNoy

Ex-LTO chief Torres ready to face any probe, denies name-dropping PNoy

MANILA, Sept 22 (Mabuhay) –Former Land Transportation Office chief Virginia Torres on Tuesday denied name-dropping President Benigno Aquino III while trying to negotiate the release of a large sugar shipment at the Bureau of Customs (BOC) last month. “Hindi po. Meron tayong witness diyan. There was never an instance na nag-name drop ako ng presidente,” […]

22.09.2015 · Filled under: News ·