Discharge debt this New Year and reestablish credit

Discharge debt this New Year and reestablish credit

Banks and credit card companies have told us how important it is to maintain our credit, honor our obligations, pay on time, but what if we suddenly can’t pay on time, then what? What if I lose my job, and can’t pay anyone right now, where does that put me? The answers may surprise you: […]

05.01.2015 · Filled under: Atty. Paul M. Allen, Legal Matters ·
Basketball: Street basketball presses for Olympic place

Basketball: Street basketball presses for Olympic place

(PARIS-AFP) – Basketball has become the latest sport wanting an extra event in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, while at the same time battling to keep Japan in the Olympic tournament. International Basketball Federation (FIBA) president Horacio Muratore told AFP that new International Olympic Committee reforms had made street basketball, three players against three, a prime […]

03.01.2015 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation ·
Mark your calendar: the top automotive shows of 2015

Mark your calendar: the top automotive shows of 2015

(Relaxnews) – Starting this month with the annual event in Brussels, 2015 will be a busy year for the international automotive industry. For US-based car fans, most of the action will take place in the first quarter of the year between Detroit, Chicago and New York. In Europe, the two most important shows will be […]

03.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
‘Downton Abbey’ estate opens up for overnight guest stays

‘Downton Abbey’ estate opens up for overnight guest stays

(Relaxnews) – Brace yourselves, ‘Downton Abbey’ fans: the British estate that has become famous around the world as the setting for the popular period drama will be opening up one of their lodges for overnight stays on Valentine’s Day. While guests wouldn’t be staying in Highclere Castle itself — the show’s signature setting — couples looking to […]

03.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
Two American landmarks join Lego’s Architecture series

Two American landmarks join Lego’s Architecture series

(Relaxnews) – Attention design fans: two great American landmarks, the Lincoln Memorial in Washington and the Flatiron building in New York go on sale this year as part of the Lego Architecture series. The Flatiron building, located close by the toy giant’s new headquarters in New York’s Flatiron district, inspired Lego to create a replica […]

03.01.2015 · Filled under: Home & Garden ·
Uber rings in New Year with two million rides

Uber rings in New Year with two million rides

(SAN FRANCISCO-AFP) – Car-sharing startup Uber on Friday bragged it rang in the New Year with two million rides, many of them apparently to revellers heading home in early morning hours. And while demand for rides spiked from one to two in the morning in most cities where Uber operates, partiers in Paris didn’t put […]

03.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Motoring ·
‘Glee’ reveals the first footage from its final season

‘Glee’ reveals the first footage from its final season

(Relaxnews) – Before returning to Fox in 2015 with its sixth and final season, the musical series has released a first look at one of its last performances, an interpretation of British songwriter Ed Sheeran’s “Sing.” Performed by the Dalton Academy Warblers and their new coach Blaine (Darren Criss), the song is an excerpt from […]

02.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
‘Kalettes’ and ‘broccoflower’ to hit produce aisles in 2015: report

‘Kalettes’ and ‘broccoflower’ to hit produce aisles in 2015: report

(Relaxnews) – In 2015, look out for hybrid vegetables like kalettes — a mash-up of brussels sprouts and kale — Mexican cuisine, and ethnic breakfast offerings to trend in restaurants and kitchens, predicts another report from food diviners. According to market research group thefoodpeople.co.uk, the produce aisle in grocery stores will feature more hybrid vegetables […]

02.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Bottega Veneta concocts a more intense version of Pour Homme fragrance

Bottega Veneta concocts a more intense version of Pour Homme fragrance

(Relaxnews) – The Italian leather goods maker has opened a new chapter in its olfactory history with the launch of Pour Homme Extrême. The new men’s fragrance combines leather and luxury, two hallmarks of the Bottega Veneta house. Master noses Antoine Maisondieu and Daniela Andrier collaborated to create this exquisite essence, which is composed primarily […]

02.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Marc Jacobs Daisy fragrance line gets sweet additions

Marc Jacobs Daisy fragrance line gets sweet additions

(Relaxnews) - Marc Jacobs has unveiled two new flanker versions of the popular Daisy fragrance for women. Two new Sorbet editions of the Daisy perfume were both created by Firmenich for the brand and were blended by perfumer Richard Herpin (the nose behind different scents for Avon, Ralph Lauren and Calvin Klein). The Daisy Sorbet Edition is […]

02.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
5 allies for post-holiday detoxing

5 allies for post-holiday detoxing

(Relaxnews) – After the holidays — with their traditional onslaught of stuffing, gravy, and mountains of chocolate — our bodies are begging for a detox session. When it comes to shedding water weight and eliminating toxins, we rely on the liver and other organs, and there are several ways to give them a boost. Here […]

02.01.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Elvis’s private jets go up for auction

Elvis’s private jets go up for auction

(Relaxnews) – The Lisa Marie and the Hound Dog II, two private jets purchased and customized by Elvis Presley in the 1970s, are going under the hammer. The bidding starts Friday, January 2 in California. The first jet, named for the King’s daughter, was purchased from Delta Airlines on April 17, 1975 for $250,000. The […]

Bono says may never play guitar again after bike fall

Bono says may never play guitar again after bike fall

(NEW YORK-AFP) – U2 frontman Bono said he may never play the guitar again after a bicycle accident that injured his hand, shoulder, elbow and face, the Irish rocker said on his website. Bono fell off his bicycle in New York’s Central Park in November and underwent hours of intensive surgery to wash out his […]

02.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Aga thrilled to be recognized as host

Aga thrilled to be recognized as host

Aga Muhlach regrets he was not present to receive his first award as TV host of a travel show in this year’s Star Awards for TV of the Philippine Movie Press Club. Aga has been in the US with his wife, Charlene Gonzales, and their twins, Atasha and Andres. They hope to be back for […]

29.12.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
PHL awaits Pope’s arrival

PHL awaits Pope’s arrival

Massive flight disruption expected; Holidays declared during pontiff visit MANILA  (Mabuhay) – The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) said over 150 flights will be affected by the flight suspension during Pope Francis’ arrival in Manila on January 15. That involves around 23,000 passengers, the MIAA said. MIAA will suspend the arrival and departure of flights […]

29.12.2014 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Obama says Sony hack was not ‘an act of war’

Obama says Sony hack was not ‘an act of war’

Washington, United States | AFP |   – North Korea’s alleged hack of Sony Pictures was not an act of war, President Barack Obama said in an interview aired Sunday, as Pyongyang threatened reprisals if targeted with sanctions. Obama promised an unspecified “proportionate” response, and said he would “review” whether to return North Korea to […]

29.12.2014 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
‘Interview’ rakes in more than $15 million online

‘Interview’ rakes in more than $15 million online

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Controversial low-brow comedy “The Interview” scored more than $15 million in online rentals and purchases, entertainment giant Sony said, following an embarrassing cyberattack and threats that led the company to pull the film from theaters. The madcap R-rated comedy featuring Seth Rogen and James Franco revolves around the fictional assassination of North […]

29.12.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Clinton, Oprah women most admired by Americans: poll

Clinton, Oprah women most admired by Americans: poll

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton remains the woman most admired by Americans, followed by television icon Oprah Winfrey and Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai, polling agency Gallup said Monday. Clinton, a likely 2016 US presidential candidate, won the honor for the 13th year in a row, earning 12 percent of the votes. Winfrey […]

29.12.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars ·
Lancôme Absolue turns 50 with Arthus-Bertrand

Lancôme Absolue turns 50 with Arthus-Bertrand

(Relaxnews) – The French beauty brand is celebrating half a century of its Absolue skincare line. To mark the anniversary, Lancôme is launching a new Absolue Precious Oil and also, in collaboration with French engraver and jewelry maker Arthus-Bertrand, a special edition of Absolue L’Extrait. It was 1965 when Lancôme introduced the first Absolue skin […]

29.12.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Seeing the doctor, overseas: medical tourism booms in Asia

Seeing the doctor, overseas: medical tourism booms in Asia

(KUALA LUMPUR-AFP) – The lines snaking into Bangladesh’s overwhelmed hospitals are often so long, says Nusrat Hussein Kiwan, that they extend into the street outside — too many patients seeking too few quality doctors. So, through a Google search, the wife of a Bangladeshi construction executive chose a Malaysian hospital for her heart bypass surgery. […]

29.12.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Health & Fitness ·