Amy Poehler and Tina Fey to co-star in ‘The Nest’

Amy Poehler and Tina Fey to co-star in ‘The Nest’

(Relaxnews) – The two “Saturday Night Live” alums will reunite for this upcoming Universal comedy, Deadline.com reports. In “The Nest,” Amy Poehler and Tina Fey will play two 30-something sisters who decide to throw one last party in their parents’ house, which is about to be sold. The comedy will be helmed by Jason Moore, […]

09.04.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Football: UEFA to mark 1914 Christmas truce match

Football: UEFA to mark 1914 Christmas truce match

(GENEVA-AFP) – European football’s governing body UEFA on Tuesday announced that it planned a high-level ceremony to mark the 1914 Christmas truce match played by Allied and German soldiers in World War I. UEFA chief Michel Platini has invited the leaders of Belgium, Britain, France, Germany, Ireland and Italy, plus the heads of the national […]

09.04.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Sports & Recreation ·
Audi teases crossover concept ahead of Beijing

Audi teases crossover concept ahead of Beijing

(Relaxnews) – The show car, which looks like a cross between a TT sports coupé and an off-roader suggest that Audi is planning to add yet another SUV to its range. As is usually the case with teasers ahead of official auto show reveals, Audi is being less than forthcoming about specific details. However, the […]

09.04.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Motoring ·
‘Game of Thrones’ renewed for two more seasons

‘Game of Thrones’ renewed for two more seasons

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Hit HBO television show “Games of Thrones” was renewed for two more seasons Tuesday, two days after its latest series opened with a bang that crashed the broadcaster’s online app. Sunday’s fourth season debut drew 6.6 million viewers, the most for the pay-channel since the finale of HBO cult hit “The Sopranos” […]

09.04.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online ·
Analyst: Apple iWatch to sport UV light sensor

Analyst: Apple iWatch to sport UV light sensor

(Relaxnews) – If all of the reports turn out to be true, the company’s first wearable technology device could well be a wrist-worn virtual doctor rather than just a second screen for the iPhone. In a note to investors seen by Apple Insider, Barclays analyst Blayne Curtis says that the iWatch will be able to monitor […]

‘Spider-Man’ spin-off nets ‘Cabin in the Woods’ director

‘Spider-Man’ spin-off nets ‘Cabin in the Woods’ director

(Relaxnews) – “The Sinister Six,” a feature-length look at some of Spider-Man’s notable villains, looks like it’ll be not just written but also directed by “Cabin in the Woods” man Drew Goddard. Goddard wrote nine episodes of “Lost” over its first four seasons and also had writing credits on “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” “Angel,” and […]

08.04.2014 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Human dietary supplement linked to longer life in mice

Human dietary supplement linked to longer life in mice

(PARIS-AFP) – An over-the-counter supplement designed to ease osteoarthritis prolonged the lifespan of lab mice by nearly a tenth, scientists said Tuesday. This would translate into an average eight-year longevity gain if the result could be repeated in humans, Swiss researchers reported in the journal Nature Communications. A team led by Michael Ristow at the […]

08.04.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Science & Technology ·
Grad student finds out where bee stings hurt the most

Grad student finds out where bee stings hurt the most

(Relaxnews) – A Cornell University graduate student set out to answer a simple question: what is the most painful place to be stung by a honeybee? The response was determined using the Schmidt Sting Pain Index over a month of daily, self-inflicted pain. To carry out his rather unusual experiment, Michael Smith stung himself five […]

08.04.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Offbeat, Science & Technology ·
Adam Levine adding women’s line to his K-Mart collaboration

Adam Levine adding women’s line to his K-Mart collaboration

(Relaxnews) – The singer and talent show judge has added women’s clothing to his hugely popular collaboration with Kmart. Adam Levine-loving ladies, you’re in luck! The singer has unveiled a new affordable fashion line for women to add to his men’s collection with the US retailer Kmart which launched last October. The TV and music […]

Matthew Terry fronts campaign for new Calvin Klein fragrance

Matthew Terry fronts campaign for new Calvin Klein fragrance

(Relaxnews) – Calvin Klein chose supermodel Matthew Terry as the face of its latest men’s fragrance: CK Free Sport. The limited edition eau de toilette will be available from May. Among Calvin Klein’s most frequent collaborators, Terry regularly poses for the brand’s menswear, jeans and watch campaigns. This time, the young man lends his rock […]

08.04.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Lounge ambience for Chanel eyewear with Alice Dellal

Lounge ambience for Chanel eyewear with Alice Dellal

(Relaxnews) – The fashionista has been shot by Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld for a new Spring-Summer 2014 campaign. One of the brand’s coolest ambassadors, Alice Dellal has been roped in to show off Chanel’s latest eyewear collection, a range of chic shades and glasses. The 26-year-old Brazilian-born UK-based model appears lounging around, ”part rebel, part blossoming young […]

08.04.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Does junk food make you lazy?

Does junk food make you lazy?

(Relaxnews) – A diet rich in processed foods and fat — and the extra weight that comes along with it — may actually cause fatigue, a lack of motivation and decreased performance, according to a recent study involving lab rats. It’s a generally accepted fact that a sedentary lifestyle can lead to obesity. But according […]

08.04.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Starwood bans shark fin soup

Starwood bans shark fin soup

(Relaxnews) – Starwood Hotels & Resorts is the latest international hotel chain to ban the controversial shark fin soup across its entire portfolio of brands including Sheraton, Le Meridien, St. Regis and W Hotels. Beginning this July, in a gesture of environmental stewardship, the company will no longer serve the dish that’s considered a delicacy […]

‘Laban: The Legend of Urduja’ at Cal’s State Long Beach’s Pilipino Cultural Night April 25

‘Laban: The Legend of Urduja’ at Cal’s State Long Beach’s Pilipino Cultural Night April 25

A Filipino student association based in Cal State Long Beach is going to hold a Filipino cultural night and will stage a play entitled “Laban: The Legend of Urduja” as its 28th annual cultural presentation on April 25 at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center in Long Beach. California State University, Long Beach’s Pilipino Cultural Night […]

07.04.2014 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Britons, the European kings of anti-cholesterol drugs

Britons, the European kings of anti-cholesterol drugs

(LONDON-AFP) – As the home of cooked breakfasts and pints of beer, it is perhaps no surprise that Britain is the European king of anti-cholesterol drugs with some seven million users. But recommendations to widen the use of “statins” — the class of drugs used to battle cholesterol — has sparked a national debate about […]

07.04.2014 · Filled under: News ·
‘HIMYM’ creators to show fans show’s alternate ending

‘HIMYM’ creators to show fans show’s alternate ending

(Relaxnews) – Faced with the frustration of their fans, many of whom were disappointed with the show’s ending, the creators of “How I Met Your Mother” have decided to release an alternate conclusion. This second finale will be available on DVD this fall. The conclusion chosen by Carter Bays and Craig Thomas, the comedy’s creators, […]

07.04.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
US deports illegal immigrants for minor offenses: report

US deports illegal immigrants for minor offenses: report

NEW YORK, April 7, 2014 (AFP) – The United States is mostly deporting undocumented immigrants who have committed only minor offenses or have no criminal record, despite President Barack Obama’s promises to the contrary, the New York Times reported Monday. The newspaper said it found that only 20 percent of the two million people deported […]

07.04.2014 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
‘Star Wars VII’ filming under way, says chairman

‘Star Wars VII’ filming under way, says chairman

(Relaxnews) – Disney chairman Alan Horn has confirmed that “Star Wars Episode VII” has started filming, even if casting isn’t totally complete. Though Horn would not confirm which actors had already been signed for J.J. Abrams’s production, plenty have been linked with the seventh “Star Wars” film. Adam Driver (“Girls”) and Lupita Nyong’o (“12 Years […]

07.04.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Is David Beckham launching a clothing line?

Is David Beckham launching a clothing line?

(Relaxnews) – The global sports and fashion star is rumored to be working on his own fashion label. Beckham is one of the most bankable global names in the men’s fashion and sports scenes. Now, according to rumors picked up by WWD, the 38-year-old is eyeing up a deal for his own casual sportswear fashion line. […]

Winning Treats to Please Kids and Adults this Easter

Winning Treats to Please Kids and Adults this Easter

(Family Features) When you think of Easter goodies there’s a good chance the flavorful jelly bean comes to mind – a big hit with kids young and old. But, because flavor preferences change with age, it stands to reason that not all Easter gifts are created equal. So, how do you navigate the taste bud […]

06.04.2014 · Filled under: Books, Easter, Food & Dining, Holidays, Home & Garden ·