Obama urges more congressional action on water reform, flint crisis

Obama urges more congressional action on water reform, flint crisis

WASHINGTON  (PNA/Sputnik) – Proposed funding for a new US water supply program is insufficient to deal with growing problems highlighted by the contaminated drinking water of Flint in the US state of Michigan, the Obama administration said in a statement on Monday. According to the US Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in the White […]

02.10.2016 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Duterte firm: Next month’s PHL-US war games the last under his term

Duterte firm: Next month’s PHL-US war games the last under his term

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte put all doubts to rest as regards his recent pronouncement that next month’s joint military exercises between the Philippines and the US would be the last under his term as commander-in-chief. “In my term, yes,” Duterte said in a news conference when asked if he meant that the exercises […]

02.10.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Pacquiao: I respect De Lima, but my loyalty is with truth

Pacquiao: I respect De Lima, but my loyalty is with truth

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – While maintaining his respect for Senator Leila de Lima, neophyte Senator Manny Pacquiao said no one could stop him from siding with the truth. Pacquiao gave this remark on Wednesday when sought for comment if there was a need to use de Lima’s alleged sex videos to prove her purported drug links […]

02.10.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Maris or Elisse? McCoy asked to choose

Maris or Elisse? McCoy asked to choose

Hashtags member McCoy de Leon could not give a definite answer when asked to choose between Maris Racal and Elisse Joson, two young actresses who are being romantically linked to him. “Parehas ko silang mabuting kaibigan,” De Leon said. “Ako po, ayaw ko talagang makasakit ng damdamin at makasakit ng fans.” ([I am good friends […]

02.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
L.A. County Registrar of Voters kicks off large scale media campaign to get out the vote

L.A. County Registrar of Voters kicks off large scale media campaign to get out the vote

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk (RR/CC) Dean C. Logan is proud to announce a large-scale, multilingual media campaign with leading media outlets in Los Angeles County encouraging voters to “Make Your Mark.” The RR/CC will partner with: CBS Radio, Entravision, Facebook, iHeart Media, LA 18, Pandora, Power 106, Univision Radio, Super Estrella, Que […]

02.10.2016 · Filled under: Local News, Services ·
President was only addressing comparison with Hitler — Palace

President was only addressing comparison with Hitler — Palace

MANILA, Oct 1 (Mabuhay) — Malacañang on Saturday responded to criticism that President Rodrigo Duterte had likened himself to Adolf Hitler, explaining that the president was merely “addressing the negative comparison that people made between him and Hitler.” In a speech he made on Friday, Duterte appeared to draw a parallel between his campaign to […]

01.10.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Duterte was only addressing comparison with Hitler: Palace

Duterte was only addressing comparison with Hitler: Palace

MANILA, Oct 1 (Mabuhay) – Malacañang on Saturday responded to criticism that President Rodrigo Duterte had likened himself to Adolf Hitler, explaining that the president was merely “addressing the negative comparison that people made between him and Hitler.” In a speech he made on Friday, Duterte appeared to draw a parallel between his campaign to […]

01.10.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Trump Campaign announces Asian Pacific American Advisory Committee

Trump Campaign announces Asian Pacific American Advisory Committee

NEW YORK, NY – Donald J. Trump is pleased to announce his Asian Pacific American Advisory Committee. The women and men on the committee are elected, appointed and grassroots leaders who will engage Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) on relevant issues to these important and vibrant communities. Governors Eddie Calvo and Ralph Torres of […]

01.10.2016 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Eligible immigrants strongly urged to take the first step now to have a chance of becoming a U.S. citizen before November election   Over 300,000 Asian immigrants in L.A. County currently eligible to naturalize and become a U.S. Citizen LOS ANGELES – Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA), in close partnership with community-based organizations and […]

01.10.2016 · Filled under: Offers, Services, U.S. News ·

DSWD chief says Duterte administration recognizes need to continue 4Ps

  BACOLOD CITY, Oct. 3 (PNA) – The administration of President Rodrigo Duterte recognizes the need to continue the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) program since many poor Filipinos still need assistance from the government. This was stated by Secretary Judy Taguiwalo of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), who said their agency is […]

01.10.2016 · Filled under: News ·
AARP provides free interactive tool to search and visualize data

AARP provides free interactive tool to search and visualize data

A customizable tool to find AAPI data on issues relevant to older populations WASHINGTON, D.C  – The AARP Public Policy Institute launched AARP DataExplorer, its free interactive search and visualization tool for data on the 50-plus population. AARP DataExplorer allows users to browse and search for data on issues like demographics, health, financial security, housing and […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Offers, Science & Technology, Services ·
Johnny Depp joins Michelle Pfeiffer and Judi Dench on star-studded cast of ‘Murder on the Orient Express’ film adaptation

Johnny Depp joins Michelle Pfeiffer and Judi Dench on star-studded cast of ‘Murder on the Orient Express’ film adaptation

Johnny Depp has joined the cast for Kenneth Branagh’s star-studded adaptation of Agatha Christie’s novel “Murder on the Orient Express”, along with Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley, Michael Pena and Judi Dench, Deadline reports. The film, which also has “Hamilton” star Leslie Odom Jr. attached, follows the original novel plot and centers on a special detective – Hercule […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Nurses endorse gun safety, death penalty repeal measures

Nurses endorse gun safety, death penalty repeal measures

The California Nurses Association/National Nurses United today announced support for several important initiatives on the California November ballot, notably Proposition 63, to strengthen gun safety, and Proposition 62 the latest bid to repeal the death penalty in California. CNA, the premiere nurses’ organization in California, is also stepping up efforts to pass Prop. 61, the […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Local News, Services ·
Finally, some relief for Albie Casiño

Finally, some relief for Albie Casiño

There was sigh of relief from former “On the Wings of Love” star Albie Casiño after news broke that Jake Ejercito is the father of Andi Eigenmann’s daughter, putting an end to the longstanding rumor that hampered the early parts of his career as an actor. “Thank you,” Casiño, whom Andi alleged to be the […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Duterte responds to US senators: Stop being hypocrites

Duterte responds to US senators: Stop being hypocrites

MANILA, Sept 30 (Mabuhay) — “Stop being hypocrites.” That was the message of President Rodrigo Duterte to United States legislators who earlier this week raised the issue of the death toll of his administration’s war on drugs in the US Senate, telling them: “Do not interfere in our affairs.” Duterte said the US does not […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Petition for veggie burger at In-N-Out draws ire of meat lovers

Petition for veggie burger at In-N-Out draws ire of meat lovers

An online petition appealing to fast food chain In-N-Out to add a veggie burger to their menu has divided the internet this week, drawing an angry backlash from meat lovers who called the initiative everything from “un-American,” fascist and the work of “meat terrorists.” Though the petition drew more than 36,000 signatures over the last few weeks, […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Amazon Prime Now embraces express beauty delivery

Amazon Prime Now embraces express beauty delivery

Amazon Prime Now is allegedly extending its express delivery service to cover beauty products.  The retail giant is rolling out the option to take delivery of beauty and skincare products within two hours of ordering, seven days a week, for Prime Now customers in Chicago, New Beauty reports. The move follows the news that Merz Apothecary, a […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Lifestyle ·
Top iPhone apps: ‘iMovie,’ ‘Monopoly,’ ‘WhatsApp,’ ‘Ani Pang 3′

Top iPhone apps: ‘iMovie,’ ‘Monopoly,’ ‘WhatsApp,’ ‘Ani Pang 3′

Among top free iOS apps of the week, Apple’s own suite of iPhone apps clog international charts, as a mass migration continues towards new system software iOS 10. A fast food chain’s edition of board game “Monopoly” holds sway in Australia, and tile-matching game “Ani Pang 3″ proves popular in South Korea. More details on […]

FOX and Jessica Alba to work on new AI drama ‘Girl 10′

FOX and Jessica Alba to work on new AI drama ‘Girl 10′

Following the current trend for AI dramas, FOX is looking to develop the futuristic, Jessica Alba-produced “Girl 10″ reports The Hollywood Reporter. Set in the near future, “Girl 10″ will tell the story of Elle, one of only 10 synthetic humans in existence who is being investigated for murder, while at the same time trying to stop […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Credit after bankruptcy – Yes you can!

Credit after bankruptcy – Yes you can!

The fact of the filing itself can remain on the credit report for 10 years from the date it was filed. A debtor interested in re-establishing credit after bankruptcy should obtain credit reports from the 3 largest credit reporting agencies, (Experian, Equifax, and Trans Union) and ensure that the account balances have all been zeroed […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Atty. Paul M. Allen, Columnists, Legal Matters, Services ·