Celebrate Harvest Moon Festival at Pechanga Resort & Casino With A Share of $100,000 in EasyPlay!

Celebrate Harvest Moon Festival at Pechanga Resort & Casino With A Share of $100,000 in EasyPlay!

In celebration of the Harvest Moon Festival, Pechanga pushes out two thrilling promotions in September. Join us on Saturday, September 17, 2016 for the $100,000 Harvest Moon Drawing. Pechanga club members must either play slot or table games from 12am to 9pm to earn entries for the drawing. One entry can be received for every […]

Hollywood diversity: all talk, little change, says report

Hollywood diversity: all talk, little change, says report

Diversity may be the mantra at well-meaning movie production workshops, studio execs’ away days and awards ceremonies but inequality in Hollywood is as bad as ever, a new report suggests. The study, by the University of Southern California, examined the 100 top films in each year from 2007 to 2015 — apart from 2011 — […]

10.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Healthcare providers urged to adopt new national TB screening

Healthcare providers urged to adopt new national TB screening

SACRAMENTO – California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Director and State Health Officer Dr. Karen Smith have urged health care providers to adopt new recommendations recently announced by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force calling for adults 18 years of age or older who are at increased risk of tuberculosis (TB) to be screened for the disease. Those considered to be […]

10.09.2016 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Local News ·
Maybelline jumps on the see-now-buy-now bandwagon for NYFW

Maybelline jumps on the see-now-buy-now bandwagon for NYFW

The see-now-buy-now trend has been taking the fashion industry by storm over the past few seasons, and now the beauty brands want in, too. Maybelline is leading the way by making two products from its spring collection available this week, directly after their debut for Rebecca Minkoff during New York Fashion Week, WWDreports. Details about the […]

10.09.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Films vying for Venice’s Golden Lion

Films vying for Venice’s Golden Lion

The world’s oldest film festival winds up Saturday with a lavish ceremony to award the coveted Golden Lion as well as a host of other accolades. Here are short synopses of the works in competition at the 73rd edition of the Venice film festival: Ana Lily Amirpour (US), “Bad Batch”: In this cannibal love story […]

Fil-Ams honor end of  Buwan ng Wika, Magsaysay’s birthday

Fil-Ams honor end of Buwan ng Wika, Magsaysay’s birthday

By Abner Galino At the Historic Filipinotown (HFT) in Los Angeles, this year’s Buwan ng Wika did not lapse so silently. Thanks to some kindred souls who, at the close of the month of August, managed to put up a modest presentation that highlighted the significance of the BuwanngWika even among expatriates. At the start […]

10.09.2016 · Filled under: Local News ·
Carson to mark 15th anniversary of 9/11 with patriotic tribute

Carson to mark 15th anniversary of 9/11 with patriotic tribute

City of Carson officials will lead the Carson community in patriotic tribute as the nation commemorates the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terroristic attacks. The event will take place on Sunday, September 11, 2016 from 5-7 p.m. at the atrium of the Congresswoman Juanita Millender-McDonald Community Center, located at 801 E. Carson Street in Carson.  The event is open […]

10.09.2016 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Justice Caguioa: Why did heirs not push for Marcos burial at Libingan earlier?

Justice Caguioa: Why did heirs not push for Marcos burial at Libingan earlier?

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Supreme Court Justice Alfredo Benjamin Caguioa on Wednesday wondered why the heirs of former President Ferdinand Marcos did not take legal action in previous years to allow his remains to be buried at the Libingan ng mga Bayani (LNMB) in Taguig City. Hyacinth Rafael-Antonio, counsel for the heirs of Marcos, told the […]

10.09.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Film on sight geared to those with color blindness airs next month

Film on sight geared to those with color blindness airs next month

The first film to be adapted to those with color blindness will come out on October 13, World Sight Day, airing on public television. “Sight: The Story of Vision,” narrated by Sir Elton John, is a documentary on the science and technology of human vision. It will be the first film to use color blind […]

‘Me before You’ crosses the $200 million mark

‘Me before You’ crosses the $200 million mark

Warner Brothers’ low-budget bittersweet romance is proving to be a big global hit Based on the Jojo Moyes novel of the same name, “Me Before You’ is directed by Thea Sharrock and stars Emilia Clarke (“Game of Thrones”) and Sam Claflin (“The Hunger Games”). Despite a comparatively low-profile release in June where it had to […]

07.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Katy Perry to expand joint fashion venture with Global Brands Group

Katy Perry to expand joint fashion venture with Global Brands Group

Pop princess Katy Perry has signed on to boost her partnership with Hong Kong-based Global Brands Group Limited into new territory, with the singer set to expand into a range of consumer product categories. Perry, who launched a shoe collection with Global Brands Group Limited just last month, said she is now set to “explore the […]

Christian Louboutin debuts perfume trio

Christian Louboutin debuts perfume trio

Christian Louboutin is making a move on the fragrance industry, with the launch of a debut perfume trio. The designer has announced the debut of ‘Bikini Questa Sera’, ‘Tornade Blonde’ and ‘Trouble in Heaven’, set to launch this fall. “I want you to experience the fragrance in the same way as you experience a piano […]

07.09.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Fil-Am writer: DCussing not directed at Obama

Fil-Am writer: DCussing not directed at Obama

DAVAO CITY  (PNA) – President Rodrigo Duterte’s statements at a press conference during his departure speech on Monday has been totally blown out of proportion by the local and international media. In the United States, an independent group dissected an accurate transcript of President Duterte’s Q&A with Reuters correspondent Jerome Morales and explained what Duterte […]

07.09.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Dela Rosa: There are ‘good dev’ts’ in Davao bombing probe

Dela Rosa: There are ‘good dev’ts’ in Davao bombing probe

By Perfecto T. Raymundo Jr. MANILA  (PNA) — Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Dir. Gen. Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa confirmed Monday the “good developments” in the ongoing investigation on the Davao City bomb blast that killed 14 people, and injured 71 Friday night. In a press conference at the PNP National Headquarters in Camp Crame, […]

07.09.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Melai, Jason starting to mend ties?

Melai, Jason starting to mend ties?

It appears Melai Cantiveros and Jason Francisco are on speaking terms once more following their much-publicized rift, which led to Francisco returning to his hometown in Mindoro. Cantiveros, on her Instagram account on Wednesday, posted a video of their two-year-old daughter pretending to speak with Francisco over a plastic phone. “Binilhan siya ni papa niya […]

07.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Efficient product marketplace relaunches to help save energy in LA

Efficient product marketplace relaunches to help save energy in LA

LADWP offers one-stop-shop website to buy and apply for rebates for energy saving items LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) today re-launched the Efficient Product Marketplace (EPM), a website that points customers to vendors and retailers that sell energy efficient products and that also allows customers to submit their receipts […]

07.09.2016 · Filled under: Services ·
Jones Law Centennial Dinner celebrates momentous step towards PHL Independence

Jones Law Centennial Dinner celebrates momentous step towards PHL Independence

WASHINGTON, DC –  “Yesterday was a milestone in the history of the Philippines as a nation, and of Filipinos as a people. And we are gathered to commemorate a historic and momentous dinner that took place in this city, at a hotel not too far from here, one hundred years ago last night.” Thus were the […]

07.09.2016 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
Australian designers head to New York and Paris

Australian designers head to New York and Paris

Australian design is going global in the coming weeks, with around 40 fashion and accessories brands showcasing their wares in Paris and New York in the coming weeks, reports Women’s Wear Daily. Fifteen labels, including Sui Generis and Cristahlea, will be on display at Pier 59, Chelsea Piers on September 8 for New York Fashion Week. […]

05.09.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
‘World first’ as driverless buses take passengers in France

‘World first’ as driverless buses take passengers in France

Driverless minibuses will begin taking passengers in the eastern French city of Lyon at the weekend in a year-long experiment that officials are calling a “world first”. The two electric vehicles, fitted with high-tech equipment including laser sensors, stereo vision and GPS, can ferry around 15 passengers at a top speed of 20 kilometres an […]

05.09.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring, Science & Technology ·
‘Don’t Breathe’ keeps box office rivals on toes

‘Don’t Breathe’ keeps box office rivals on toes

Suspense thriller “Don’t Breathe” held on tight to the top of the North American box office this weekend — keeping rival movies on tenterhooks for a second week running, industry estimates showed Sunday. Moviegoers plunked down $15.7 million to see the horror twist on a home invasion, box office monitor Exhibitor Relations said in preliminary […]

05.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·