Cannes beauty trends: cat eyes, smoky eyes and luscious lips

Cannes beauty trends: cat eyes, smoky eyes and luscious lips

(Relaxnews) – After keeping things natural and subtle at the start of the Cannes Film Festival (headbands, nude makeup), celebrities broke out their more glamorous beauty looks over the weekend. The gaze is emphasized by smoky shadow or cat eye liner, while classic red hues and shiny glosses bring out the lips. While designer gowns […]

Catanduanes Int’l Association 24th Anniversary and 9th Grand Reunion Aug. 7

Catanduanes Int’l Association 24th Anniversary and 9th Grand Reunion Aug. 7

The Catanduanes International Association (CIA), Inc. will celebrate its 24th Anniversary and 9th Grand Reunion on August 7 to 9, 2015 at the Hilton Hotel Pasadena, Los Angeles, CA.  This year’s festivities are being sponsored by Catanduanes USA(CAUSA)/LA Chapter. This 3-day event will be highlighted with “Western Style Night”, “Grand Gala Night Hollywood Style and “Mass and Picnic.” Be […]

19.05.2015 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
Discharge  the second mortgage and keep the house!

Discharge the second mortgage and keep the house!

Discharging a Deed of Trust in bankruptcy! A second or third mortgage can be stripped off the title of your home, and discharged as unsecured debt in a chapter 13 bankruptcy. Imagine, your house is worth less than you owe, and now you can strip part of what you owe and still keep the property. […]

19.05.2015 · Filled under: Atty. Paul M. Allen, Columnists, Legal Matters, Services ·
SCE celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

SCE celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

ROSEMEAD, Calif. – Southern California Edison (SCE) today celebrates its business and community partnerships in the Asian community at its 10th annual Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month Celebration at SCE’s Energy Education Center in Irwindale. Ted Craver, chairman, president and CEO of Edison International, the parent company of SCE, will speak at the event, which brings […]

18.05.2015 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News, Services ·
Go after allies linked to corruption too, bishop reminds Aquino

Go after allies linked to corruption too, bishop reminds Aquino

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – A senior Catholic Church official this week reminded President Benigno Aquino III to go after his political allies if they are linked to corruption. Manila Auxiliary Bishop Broderick Pabillo urged the President to show his anti-corruption resolve in the pork barrel scam amid reports some of his party mates are involved. “They […]

18.05.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
US Republicans pass $3.8 trillion 2016 budget

US Republicans pass $3.8 trillion 2016 budget

By Michael Mathes Washington, United States (AFP)  – The Republican-led US Congress passed a 2016 budget Tuesday, a largely symbolic policy document which if fully enacted would balance federal spending and slash $5 trillion in social, education and health programs over the next decade. The $3.871 trillion blueprint for the year beginning October 1, 2015, […]

18.05.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Worldwide box office: ‘Avengers’ leads for third straight week

Worldwide box office: ‘Avengers’ leads for third straight week

(Relaxnews) – “Avengers: Age of Ultron” emerged the leader at the worldwide box office for the weekend ending May 17, marking a three-week winning streak. According to Rentrak, the superhero movie took $223.8 million worldwide over the course of the weekend, for cumulative takings of more than $1.1 billion. In second was “Mad Max: Fury […]

18.05.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Todd Haynes eyeing ‘Wonderstruck’ adaptation

Todd Haynes eyeing ‘Wonderstruck’ adaptation

(Relaxnews) – The director of “Carol,” which premiered at the Cannes film festival over the weekend, is reportedly looking to take on an adaptation of a children’s book by Brian Selznick. According to Screen Daily, Selznick himself has adapted his book “Wonderstruck,” which focuses on two intertwining narratives set 50 years apart: one, from 1977, about […]

18.05.2015 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Paco Rabanne introduces Olympéa, the female equivalent of Invictus

Paco Rabanne introduces Olympéa, the female equivalent of Invictus

(Relaxnews) – Paco Rabanne is expanding its fragrance range with Olympéa, an olfactory ode to a strong and irresistible woman. The new perfume is set to launch in August. After launching the men’s fragrance Invictus, Paco Rabanne returns to the theme of antiquity with an equivalent for women. Like its masculine counterpart, Olympéa is meant […]

18.05.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Burmese ruby sells for record $30 mn at auction

Burmese ruby sells for record $30 mn at auction

(Geneva-AFP) – A 25.59 carat “pigeon blood” ruby sold for a world record $30.33 million at auction in Geneva Tuesday while a rare pink diamond believed to have once belonged to Napoleon’s niece fetched $15.9 million, Sotheby’s said. After competitive bidding, the ruby went to an anonymous telephone bidder for 28.25 million Swiss francs (27.3 […]

18.05.2015 · Filled under: Art, Beauty & Style ·
Los Angeles Go Red For Women raises $350,000 for women’s heart health

Los Angeles Go Red For Women raises $350,000 for women’s heart health

Retired LA Kings player Daryl Evans and heart surgeon Dr. Kathy Magliato honored with the King and Queen of Hearts Awards The American Heart Association’s (AHA) Los Angeles Go Red For Women Luncheon raised $351,491 and drew close to 350 people to The Globe Theatre at Universal Studios Hollywood on May 7, 2015. The garden-themed […]

18.05.2015 · Filled under: Happenings, Health & Fitness, Local News ·
Carla Abellana thinks Sarah G is ‘so beautiful’

Carla Abellana thinks Sarah G is ‘so beautiful’

Sarah Geronimo seems to have found a new fan in Kapuso actress Carla Abellana. On Instagram, Abellana shared a picture of the Geronimo with the caption: “My God, you are so beautiful Sarah Geronimo.” The black and white photo posted by Abellana shows Geronimo wearing a fashionable coat and a scarf. As of writing, the […]

17.05.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
James Reid serious about learning Tagalog

James Reid serious about learning Tagalog

James Reid is keen on improving his Tagalog language skills, especially now that he and his onscreen partner, Nadine Lustre, are set to headline their own television series. The half-Australian Reid said he considers his latest movie “Para sa Hopeless Romantic” as very challenging. “Sa movie na ‘to, puro Tagalog. Walang English as in zero […]

17.05.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
VP Binay camp says leak of CA freeze order ‘malicious’

VP Binay camp says leak of CA freeze order ‘malicious’

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay on Wednesday described as malicious the leakage of the freeze order issued by the Court of Appeals on the bank accounts and insurance policies of the Vice President and his allies. “The malicious leakage of the purported Court of Appeals order by Ernesto Mercado to […]

17.05.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
US raises pressure as more grim Asian migrant tales emerge

US raises pressure as more grim Asian migrant tales emerge

By Nurdin Hasan Langsa, Indonesia (AFP)  – Washington raised the pressure on Southeast Asia to open its ports to boatpeople on Saturday after migrants described a terrifying battle for survival between Rohingya and Bangladeshi passengers as their shunned vessel sank off Indonesia. The US State Department said John Kerry had phoned his Thai counterpart “to […]

17.05.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Xi tells Kerry: Pacific Ocean big enough for China and US

Xi tells Kerry: Pacific Ocean big enough for China and US

Beijing, China (AFP) Sunday 5/17/2015 – China’s relationship with the US is “stable” despite tensions in the South China Sea, President Xi Jinping told top American diplomat John Kerry Sunday, adding that the Pacific Ocean is “vast enough” for both powers, state media said. Xi met with Kerry in Beijing as tensions between the world’s […]

17.05.2015 · Filled under: World News ·
American citizenship through the U.S. Army

American citizenship through the U.S. Army

MAVNI stands for Military Accessions Vital to the National Interest, a program of the United States Army that aims to recruit and allow enlistment of certain legal non-immigrant aliens with foreign language and cultural capabilities. Successful applicants and recruits are required to process for expedited U.S. Naturalization. Here are 10 things to know: 1. Who […]

17.05.2015 · Filled under: Services ·
Watches: Vacheron Constantin presents trio of ‘Temple of Flora’ timepieces

Watches: Vacheron Constantin presents trio of ‘Temple of Flora’ timepieces

(Relaxnews) – The Swiss watchmaker has added three new models to its “Métiers d’Art Florilège” collection. Their illustrations are reproductions of paintings and engravings in Robert John Thornton’s 1799 botanical masterpiece “Temple of Flora.” Three very limited edition timepieces are available. These three new models are inspired by three plants referenced in the Robert John […]

17.05.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Top notes: Yves Saint Laurent and Jimmy Choo win over the Fragrance Foundation Awards

Top notes: Yves Saint Laurent and Jimmy Choo win over the Fragrance Foundation Awards

(Relaxnews) – The most phenomenal perfumes in the business were honored at the 23rd annual Fragrance Foundation Awards in London this week. Known as the ‘Oscars’ of the fragrance industry, the awards comprised 18 different categories. “Black Opium” by Yves Saint Laurent won the coveted Best New Fragrance for Women prize and “Jimmy Choo Man” […]

17.05.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
‘Most American Thickburger’ adds hot dogs, potato chips

‘Most American Thickburger’ adds hot dogs, potato chips

(Relaxnews) – Sibling restaurant chains Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s are rolling out a 1/3lb beefburger bun that comes with a bed of potato chips, a layer of salad, and a split hot dog sausage on melted cheese. It’s a tweaked version of a patty sandwich that has previously been known as a Fourth of July […]

17.05.2015 · Filled under: 4th of July, Destinations, Food & Dining, Holidays ·