Rachel McAdams could join ‘True Detective’

Rachel McAdams could join ‘True Detective’

(Relaxnews) – The actress is in the running for one of the lead roles in the crime series’ second season, according to Variety. As fans await the official announcement of Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson’s successors, rumors on the subject continue to abound. Only a few details are certain for now: the second season will […]

09.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
Water police on patrol in drought-scarred Los Angeles

Water police on patrol in drought-scarred Los Angeles

By Guillaume Meyer LOS ANGELES  (AFP) – Los Angeles isn’t the world’s wettest city at the best of times. But a record drought has triggered extra measures – noBw including “water police” checking on over-zealous sprinkler users and the like. The Water Conservation Response Unit is a five-strong team from LA’s Department of Water and […]

09.09.2014 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Bobby T. Rimas reelected UCLA Pilipino Alumni Scholarship Director

Bobby T. Rimas reelected UCLA Pilipino Alumni Scholarship Director

On August 29th, the UCLA Alumni Affairs, Diversity Programs announced that Bobby T. Rimas was reelected as the UCLA Pilipino Alumni Association Scholarship Director.  In this position, Mr. Rimas is responsible for raising and collecting scholarship donations, coordinating the application process, and overseeing the UCLA Pilipino Alumni Scholarship Committee who is responsible for developing the selection criteria, […]

09.09.2014 · Filled under: Local News ·
Aquino apologizes for monster traffic

Aquino apologizes for monster traffic

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III on Monday personally said sorry for the monster traffic that kept many motorists and passengers stranded for several hours on Friday. “We ask for forgiveness of the public,” Aquino said on the sidelines of the Mindanao Inclusive Agribusiness Program launch at Davao City. Aquino also said that once […]

09.09.2014 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
What Anne Curtis thinks of Sam Concepcion

What Anne Curtis thinks of Sam Concepcion

“Whatever makes her happy.” This was the meaningful statement of Anne Curtis when asked if she approves of her younger sister’s relationship with singer-actor Sam Concepcion. This comes months after Curtis and Concepcion got embroiled in a controversy where the “The Gifted” actress supposedly confronted the singer-actor during the birthday celebration of Vice Ganda at […]

09.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Diorskin Star – makeup for the selfie generation

Diorskin Star – makeup for the selfie generation

(Relaxnews) – Christian Dior has unveiled a new foundation and concealer boasting ‘Light Pulsion Technology’ designed to make your face extra photogenic when it comes to selfie-time. Dior‘s new pair of ‘light-boosting’ products, the Diorskin Star foundation and concealer were developed in response to a snap-happy selfie culture which means women always want to be […]

08.09.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Rock n Roll, drums and Jagger at Hilfiger show

Rock n Roll, drums and Jagger at Hilfiger show

(NEW YORK-AFP) – It was Rock ‘n’ Roll on the catwalk for Tommy Hilfiger’s New York fashion show Monday, festival chic melded with preppy Americana and trailblazed by British muse Georgia May Jagger. The daughter of rock bad boy Mick Jagger and Texan model Jerry Hall, Georgia May was the perfect progeny for the collection, […]

08.09.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, International Stars, Music, Online ·
Apple feeds frenzy with selective silence

Apple feeds frenzy with selective silence

(SAN FRANCISCO-AFP) – It is a marketing strategy that few experts would recommend and even fewer companies can pull off. But the less Apple says about its eagerly anticipated event on Tuesday at a performing arts center in Silicon Valley, the more frenzied the speculation becomes. In keeping with its style, Apple has revealed little […]

08.09.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
Jennifer Lopez meets the wrong guy in ‘The Boy Next Door’

Jennifer Lopez meets the wrong guy in ‘The Boy Next Door’

(Relaxnews) – When a recently divorced single mother gets romantically involved with her neighbor, she doesn’t realize that their separation will reveal the young man’s dark side, as indicated by the movie’s first trailer. Clean cut and well-mannered, Noah seems at first to be the proverbial “boy next door,” at least until the woman played […]

08.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Kate Moss hides from the paparazzi in new Gucci film

Kate Moss hides from the paparazzi in new Gucci film

(Relaxnews) – The British supermodel stars in a new jet-set-inspired film for the Italian luxury brand. Gucci unveiled a new minute-long film Monday, starring 40-year-old fashion legend Kate Moss as a mysterious celeb, hiding from the paparazzi behind dark glasses. In the clip, Moss arrives in a blacked out sedan, wearing a shaggy fur coat before […]

Worldwide box office: ‘Lucy’ finally takes first place

Worldwide box office: ‘Lucy’ finally takes first place

(Relaxnews) – After claiming first place at the US domestic box office during its opening weekend in late July, Luc Besson’s sci-fi feature has become the first French-produced movie in history to claim the top spot worldwide. “Lucy” grossed $27.45 million in global theaters during the weekend of September 7. Currently showing in over 55 […]

08.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Luxury shopping picks: New York City

Luxury shopping picks: New York City

(Relaxnews) – It’s fashion week in New York, one of the world’s top destinations for luxury fashion. While The City That Never Sleeps has some amazing department stores and a huge selection of well-known standalone designer boutiques, we take a look at three uniquely curated shopping destinations from the newest generation of multi-brands. Opening Ceremony […]

08.09.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations ·
Burberry promises a magical Christmas holiday with Paris’s Printemps

Burberry promises a magical Christmas holiday with Paris’s Printemps

(Relaxnews) – Burberry is creating a special seasonal collaboration with French department store Printemps for the holidays on the theme of ‘Noel Voyage Magique’ (‘magical Christmas journey’) extending across campaign materials, décor, special products and a pop-up store. The two fashion institutions are hoping to tie together some classic London and Paris Christmas traditions, and […]

08.09.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Home & Garden ·
IFA trend: the selfie phone

IFA trend: the selfie phone

(Relaxnews) – Forget recording video in ultra-high resolution or seamless integration with smart home appliances, one of the standout trends of this year’s IFA has been smartphone-makers’ focus on helping consumers capture the perfect selfie. The smartphone self-portrait is becoming almost as ubiquitous as the devices themselves, and 2014 could well be remembered as the […]

08.09.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
Upcoming video games: ‘Destiny,’ ‘NHL 15′

Upcoming video games: ‘Destiny,’ ‘NHL 15′

(Relaxnews) – Long-awaited franchise debut “Destiny” arrives on a quintet of Xbox and PlayStation consoles, and “NHL 15″ casts its puck onto the ice for another round of sporting improvements. Destiny (360 PS3 PS4 XBO) International: September 9 The new game from revered studio Bungie (first five games in the “Halo” franchise) and first in a […]

08.09.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Games, Online, Videos ·
Morgan launches bespoke service with the SP1

Morgan launches bespoke service with the SP1

(Relaxnews) – The eccentric British carmaker has unveiled a totally unique car, the SP1, to highlight the capabilities of its newly formed Special Projects Division. As such it is following in the footsteps of Jaguar Land Rover, McLaren, Rolls-Royce, Aston Martin and Bentley in opening the doors of its design studios to its most valued […]

08.09.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Motoring ·
In the fight against BO, cotton could be the best weapon: study

In the fight against BO, cotton could be the best weapon: study

(Relaxnews) – A study conducted in Belgium confirms what your workouts may already have taught you: that polyester attracts and captures odor-causing bacteria more than cotton, making polyester clothes smell worse than cotton clothing after exercise. First author Chris Callewaert of Ghent University in Belgium asked 26 athletes to hand in their shirts after an […]

06.09.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Potassium-rich foods offer health benefits for older women: study

Potassium-rich foods offer health benefits for older women: study

(Relaxnews) – Healthy postmenopausal women reduce their risk of stroke if their diet is rich in potassium, according to a research team led by Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller, Ph.D., of Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx. According to Dr. Wassertheil-Smoller, previous research has shown that potassium could lower blood pressure, but it was never clear […]

06.09.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
World of Warcraft pays tribute to Robin Williams

World of Warcraft pays tribute to Robin Williams

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Hollywood star Robin Williams, who died August 11 and was a devoted video game fan, has made a subtle cameo in “World of Warcraft,” as promised by gamemaker Blizzard Entertainment. In a test version of “Warlords of Draenor,” a futuristic character named Robin emerges from a lamp to quote two lines from Disney’s […]

06.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Games, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Toronto film festival opens with Downey Jr legal drama

Toronto film festival opens with Downey Jr legal drama

(TORONTO, Canada-AFP) – The red carpet has been rolled out for the 39th Toronto International Film Festival, which opened Thursday amid criticism over new rules meant to cement the event’s reputation as an Oscar kingmaker. The legal drama “The Judge” — starring Robert Duvall and Robert Downey Jr as father and son — kicked off […]

06.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·