Judy Ann laughs off annulment rumors

Judy Ann laughs off annulment rumors

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — After it was reported that Claudine Barretto and Raymart Santiago are no longer living under the same roof, another celebrity couple is being rumored to have separated as well. In the past week, speculations that Judy Ann Santos and Ryan Agoncillo already ended their marriage surfaced and spread in showbiz circles — […]

03.05.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
What to eat to look younger

What to eat to look younger

(Relaxnews) – As you already know, a healthy diet is good for you, but even better, it can slow the aging process and keep your face looking fresher. Here are a few healthy diet ideas to maintain, or recapture, that youthful glow. One of the biggest culprits in premature aging is sugar, at least according […]

03.05.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness ·
REESTABLISH YOUR CREDIT

REESTABLISH YOUR 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: […]

03.05.2013 · Filled under: Legal Matters ·
Solar plane takes off on cross-country US trip

Solar plane takes off on cross-country US trip

(Moffett Airfield, California-AFP) – The first-ever manned airplane that can fly by day or night on the Sun’s power alone took off Friday on the first leg of a trip across the United States. Solar Impulse, piloted by Swiss adventurer Bertrand Piccard, left the runway in northern California at 6:12 am (13:12 GMT) against the […]

03.05.2013 · Filled under: Destinations ·
Piolo not threatened by other actors’ success

Piolo not threatened by other actors’ success

MANILA, May 2 (Mabuhay) -– Piolo Pascual denied that he considers his fellow Kapamilya actors as threats to his showbiz career. Pascual said he is genuinely happy that actors such as Coco Martin, Richard Yap and John Lloyd Cruz are given a chance to shine. “Masaya ako para kay Richard (Yap), masaya ako para kay […]

03.05.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
May Day march for immigration reform in L.A.

May Day march for immigration reform in L.A.

LOS ANGELES, May 1, 2013 (AFP) – Some 2,000 demonstrators marched in Los Angeles on Wednesday in May Day rallies calling for immigration reform, a key issue just north of the US-Mexican border. Two marches wound their way through the California city’s downtown district, with community and faith groups joining labor unions supporting legislation to […]

03.05.2013 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Bradley Cooper to star in ‘American Sniper’

Bradley Cooper to star in ‘American Sniper’

(Relaxnews) - After “Lincoln,” Steven Spielberg has chosen to depict the true story of Chris Kyle, an elite Navy SEAl sniper from 1999 to 2009, the Hollywood Reporter reveals. Bradley Cooper will be coproducing the project based on Kyle’s own book “American Sniper: The Autobiography Of The Most Lethal Sniper In U.S. Military History”. Filming will […]

03.05.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘Catching Fire’ seeks fans for book trailer

‘Catching Fire’ seeks fans for book trailer

(Relaxnews) – Fans of “Catching Fire” have two weeks to submit a clip for a new US book trailer for the second in Suzanne Collins’ “Hunger Games” trilogy. With May 15 set as a final deadline, each contestant must submit a video completing four THG-centric sentences, and in doing so explain what’s so great about […]

02.05.2013 · Filled under: Books, Film, Hollywood Stars, Videos ·
Book Reading: The Mango Bride (Philippines)

Book Reading: The Mango Bride (Philippines)

Saturday, May 4, 2013 5:00 PM Skylight Books 1818 Vermont Ave Los Angeles, CA Tel: 323-660-1175 Free and open to the public. Author Marivi Soliven reads from The Mango Bride.  Banished by her wealthy Filipino family in Manila, Amparo Guerrero travels to Oakland, California, to forge a new life.  Like Amparo, Beverly Obejas – a struggling Filipina waitress […]

02.05.2013 · Filled under: Books, Happenings ·
Fil-Ams urged to exercise right to vote

Fil-Ams urged to exercise right to vote

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Philippine Embassy today called on members of the Filipino-American Community in the United States who are registered as overseas voters to exercise their right to vote in next month’s national elections in the Philippines. In a statement, Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia urged the almost 85,000 Filipino and Filipino-American overseas voters across […]

02.05.2013 · Filled under: Local News ·
STUDENT’S HEALTHY BREAKFAST RECIPE TO BE FEATURED IN LAUSD’S 2013-2014 MENU

STUDENT’S HEALTHY BREAKFAST RECIPE TO BE FEATURED IN LAUSD’S 2013-2014 MENU

The Recipe Selected Among 200 Entries from LAUSD Students LOS ANGELES — Panorama High School 9th Grader Guadalupe Gonzales will be eating breakfast more often at the school cafeteria come this fall.  That’s because her healthy recipe for Breakfast Fruit Puff, which is a whole grain puff that is filled with seasonal fruit, won Los Angeles […]

02.05.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Happenings ·
Will you earn enough ‘points’ to win new US green card?

Will you earn enough ‘points’ to win new US green card?

By Ivan Couronne WASHINGTON (AFP) – For years, millions of immigrant applicants hoped they would be lucky enough to win the US green card lottery. Under reform being considered in Congress, they may soon be asking: “Am I skilled enough?” By 2017, according to a proposed revamp of laws governing admission to the United States, […]

02.05.2013 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Nike celebrates 15 years of Ronaldo’s Mercurial boots

Nike celebrates 15 years of Ronaldo’s Mercurial boots

(Relaxnews) – The French national team may have won the 1998 FIFA World Cup, but Brazilian soccer phenomenon Ronaldo also captured the attention of the world that year with his innovative Mercurial silver-yellow-blue boots. The pair that he wore, the first of the kind, had been designed by the player in a special collaboration with […]

02.05.2013 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation ·
The latest stress buster: tapping

The latest stress buster: tapping

(Relaxnews) – Wellness celebs Christiane Northrup, Kris Carr, Mark Hyman, and Deepak Chopra have all been touting a New Age healing method that claims to beat stress and anxiety through the simple act of tapping. Author of a new book on the subject, Nick Ortner has been the method’s evangelist with hisWorld Tapping Summit, talks, and film about tapping. […]

02.05.2013 · Filled under: Books, Health & Fitness, Videos ·
Toyota boss to take wheel at Nurburgring

Toyota boss to take wheel at Nurburgring

(TOKYO-AFP) – The motor-sport loving president of Japanese auto giant Toyota, will get behind the wheel in the Nurburgring 24-hour endurance race in Germany later this month, a company spokesman said Wednesday. Akio Toyoda, the grandson of the group’s founder, will be one of a team of four driving a Toyota car at the Nurburgring […]

02.05.2013 · Filled under: Motoring ·
Natalie Portman to be Fassbender’s Lady Macbeth

Natalie Portman to be Fassbender’s Lady Macbeth

(Relaxnews) – Natalie Portman is set to join Michael Fassbender in the new movie adaptation of William Shakespeare’s famous play “Macbeth,” Film4 has announced. They will portray the Macbeth couple, who plotted and murdered in order to ascend the throne of Scotland in the 11th century and eventually met their tragic demise after years of […]

02.05.2013 · Filled under: Hollywood Stars ·
Psy’s ‘Gentleman’ takes dive in US charts

Psy’s ‘Gentleman’ takes dive in US charts

(SEOUL-AFP) – Psy’s new single “Gentleman” has plunged in the US hit parade as the South Korean rapper struggles to repeat the success of his global chart-topper “Gangnam Style”. “Gentleman” dropped to 26th place in the Billboard Hot 100, updated on Wednesday, from fifth last week and 12th on its debut a fortnight ago. Sales […]

02.05.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Music ·
Tom Hanks, ‘Kinky’ musical up for Tonys

Tom Hanks, ‘Kinky’ musical up for Tonys

(NEW YORK-AFP) – Tom Hanks was the big name on the nominations list Tuesday for this year’s Tony Awards, but the musicals “Kinky Boots” and “Matilda” were vying for the heaviest haul of gongs. Hanks, better known for his work in Hollywood, shone in “Lucky Guy,” a Nora Ephron play about the ups and downs […]

01.05.2013 · Filled under: Hollywood Stars ·
Mediterranean diet helps beat dementia: study

Mediterranean diet helps beat dementia: study

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – A Mediterranean-style diet packed with fish, chicken and olive oil and low on fatty dairy products and meat may lower the risk of memory problems later in life, a large US study said on Monday. But the beneficial effects of eating a diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids do not extend to people […]

01.05.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness ·
Japan’s Mt Fuji to get World Heritage stamp: officials

Japan’s Mt Fuji to get World Heritage stamp: officials

(TOKYO-AFP) – Japan’s Mount Fuji will likely be added to the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites next month after an influential advisory panel to the UN cultural body made a recommendation, officials said Wednesday. The International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS), a consultative body to UNESCO, told the Japanese government that the almost […]

01.05.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, World News ·