Habits, not cravings, drive food choices when you’re stressed: study

Habits, not cravings, drive food choices when you’re stressed: study

(Relaxnews) – Are you a stress eater? A small study announced July 16 finds that for people who eat during times of stress, habits may drive food choices. While conventional wisdom dictates people tuck into fatty or unhealthy foods when stressed out, this isn’t always the case, said Dr. David Neal, head researcher of the […]

17.07.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Trailer: the dangerous game of Wikileaks in ‘The Fifth Estate’

Trailer: the dangerous game of Wikileaks in ‘The Fifth Estate’

(Relaxnews) – Rising star Benedict Cumberbatch plays activist Julian Assange in the new drama/thriller that goes behind the scenes of Wikileaks. Daniel Brühl, Laura Linney, Carice van Houten, Stanley Tucci, Moritz Bleibtreu and Anthony Mackie also appear in the trailer, available from DreamWorks Studios on the film’s official YouTube channel. “The Fifth Estate” will examine how […]

17.07.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Videos ·
Kevin Costner in talks to join Guillermo del Toro production

Kevin Costner in talks to join Guillermo del Toro production

(Relaxnews) – The American actor, who has a lot of other projects on his plate these days, is in talks to star in “Midnight Delivery,” to be produced by Mexican filmmaker del Toro, reports Variety. Currently billed in “Man of Steel” as Superman’s adoptive “Earth father,” Kevin Costner is to play another caring father in […]

17.07.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Marvel series ‘Agents of SHIELD’ gets September premiere date

Marvel series ‘Agents of SHIELD’ gets September premiere date

(Relaxnews) – The latest series by John Whedon (“The Avengers”) will be broadcast in the US on ABC every Tuesday night at 8, the same time slot as the most-watched series in the US, “NCIS.” One of the most anticipated new American series, “Agents of SHIELD” will broadcast its first episode on September 24. The […]

17.07.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Videos ·
Nike unveils hybrid Nike Free Flyknit

Nike unveils hybrid Nike Free Flyknit

(Relaxnews) – In a move to create a shoe that Nike hopes is the closest to a barefoot-like experience on the market, the brand slapped together two of its most innovative technologies into one: the Nike Free Flyknit. By combining the mid-range cushioning and flexibility provided by the Free+ 5.0 midsole and form-fitting “second skin” […]

Tom Hanks up against new symbols in ‘Inferno’

Tom Hanks up against new symbols in ‘Inferno’

(Relaxnews) – Sony Pictures has announced that the actor will take on the role of Robert Langdon for the third film inspired by the bestselling Dan Brown novels. Filmmaker Ron Howard will also return to direct the adventures of the renowned “symbologist” in the new film, which follows “The Da Vinci Code” (2006) and “Angels […]

17.07.2013 · Filled under: Books, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Fendi announces new kids’ store

Fendi announces new kids’ store

(Relaxnews) – The Rome-based luxury label has unveiled its latest kids’ store in Kuwait City. “We’re glad to announce the opening of the first Fendi Kids Store in Kuwait City, located in the Avenues Shopping Mall, an adorable and cosy space carrying collections from the newborn to kids,” announced the Italian brand on its Facebook page. Fendi opened […]

17.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Online ·
Elie Saab unveils autumn-winter campaign

Elie Saab unveils autumn-winter campaign

(Relaxnews) – The brand’s new campaign features Estonian supermodel Karmen Pedaru. Photographed by legendary fashion snapper Craig McDean, the new campaign for Lebanese luxury designer Elie Saab features Karmen Pedaru lounging around a luxurious apartment in the latest autumn-winter collection. Light moves from dawn to dusk in the photos, showing off the elegant lace and […]

16.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos, Videos ·
Slash your hotel bill by sleeping with strangers

Slash your hotel bill by sleeping with strangers

(Relaxnews) – In the latest sharing economy trend, another website has been created for travelers who don’t mind sleeping with strangers to save a few dollars. The premise: given that hotels and resorts charge guests per room and night, Easynest allows solo travelers to shack up with fellow lodgers so that everyone can slash their hotel bill […]

16.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Home & Garden, Online ·
A Corvette Stingray that’s double the fun

A Corvette Stingray that’s double the fun

(Relaxnews) – Taking a standard ‘Vette and boosting its power to 700 bph is just the start: Hennessey Performance is also planning a fully road-legal, warranty-compliant 1000bph version of America’s oldest and most iconic sportscar. Just as with smartphones, where every new iPhone launch motivates the hacking community to jailbreak the device as quickly as […]

16.07.2013 · Filled under: Motoring, Science & Technology ·
Heathrow to give away T-shirts celebrating royal baby

Heathrow to give away T-shirts celebrating royal baby

(Relaxnews) – Stacks of boxes filled with celebratory T-shirts for the pending birth of the royal baby are just waiting to be opened at London’s Heathrow Airport and distributed to arriving passengers — any day now. To celebrate the arrival of the royal heir and the third in line to the throne, the London airport […]

16.07.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, International Stars ·
Photo of the day: a royal teddy bear

Photo of the day: a royal teddy bear

(Relaxnews) – Just like this Prince Harry lookalike photographed outside St Mary’s Hospital in London, the world is awaiting the arrival of the royal baby — the first child of Prince William and Catherine, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Will it be a boy? A girl? Will the name be Alexandra? George? Will the […]

16.07.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, International Stars, Photos ·
‘Under the Dome’ is the new summer success series in the US

‘Under the Dome’ is the new summer success series in the US

(Relaxnews) – Based on Stephen King’s book, the series hit almost 18 million American viewers for its first episode, which aired on CBS on June 24. “Under the Dome” boasted 13.53 million viewers who watched the premiere as it aired — the best start for a summer series since 2007. CBS and Nielsen have now […]

16.07.2013 · Filled under: Books, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
One way to extend your life? Eat nuts: study

One way to extend your life? Eat nuts: study

(Relaxnews) – A new study finds that eating nuts, particularly walnuts, may give you a longer life. In a longitudinal study of more than 7,000 people over 50 years old in Spain, the study found that those who ate nuts more than three times a week had reduced risks of cancer and cardiovascular disease compared […]

16.07.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Asian Americans Advancing Justice-LA decries verdict in Zimmerman trial

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-LA decries verdict in Zimmerman trial

LOS ANGELES – Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Los Angeles is deeply saddened, outraged, and disappointed by the verdict in the trial of George Zimmerman, who stalked, shot, and killed Trayvon Martin, an unarmed 17-year-old African American boy. On Saturday, July 13, 2013, a jury acquitted George Zimmerman of any wrongdoing. Our hearts go out to the […]

16.07.2013 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Sarah Lahbati posts bail for libel

Sarah Lahbati posts bail for libel

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Actress Sarah Lahbati has returned to the Philippines to clear her name in connection with a libel case filed against her by an official of her former home network. The 19-year-old actress posted bail for the case at the Makati City Regional Trial Court, hours after she arrived late Thursday in the […]

16.07.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Dior releases shot of new Robert Pattinson campaign

Dior releases shot of new Robert Pattinson campaign

(Relaxnews) – The British actor was recently announced as the face of Dior Homme, and now the brand has shown off a teaser shot of the upcoming campaign. It’s all been rather smoke and mirrors so far chez Dior. The first rumblings of a link up between the label and actor Robert Pattinson came back in […]

16.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars ·
Creditors are harassing me!

Creditors are harassing me!

Attorney Paul Allen answers questions on creditor harassment and bankruptcy protection. Q: Creditors are harassing me – but I lost my job, and cannot pay. How do I stop them calling? A: If you cannot pay your bills, creditors will take steps to collect.  That’s natural, but continued harassment can be emotionally depressing. If you […]

15.07.2013 · Filled under: Legal Matters ·
Marriott caters to Arabic speakers with new website

Marriott caters to Arabic speakers with new website

(Relaxnews) – In a bid to woo an increasingly important market segment — affluent Arabic speakers and frequent flyers from the Middle East — the Marriott hotel chain has launched its international website in Arabic. The new portal allows Arabic-speaking customers around the world to book stays across the chain’s 3,800 properties in 74 countries. […]

15.07.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Online ·
Apple hiring smartwatch talent

Apple hiring smartwatch talent

(Relaxnews) – Sources claim Apple is looking for help in getting its first wearable technology device ready for a 2014 launch. An article in the Financial Times claims that Apple has been encountering “hard engineering problems that they’re unable to solve” and as a result is set to start recruiting new blood with wearable technology experience in […]

15.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Online, Science & Technology ·