John Estrada replaces Jericho in new teleserye

John Estrada replaces Jericho in new teleserye

MANILA, Mar 2 (Mabuhay) -– Actor John Estrada has been tapped to replace Jericho Rosales in the upcoming series “Against All Odds,” topbilled by Judy Ann Santos, according to castmember Sam Milby. “Si John Estrada na ang kasama. I don’t know kung dapat ko sabihin pero last year pa kasama na si John sa original […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Making Veggies Fun to Eat

Making Veggies Fun to Eat

  Yakimaniac Veggie Martians (Family Features) In looking for ways to get their kids to eat more vegetables, parents may be overlooking a key element – fun. When Pinnacle Foods’ Birds Eye Brand partnered with Nickelodeon’s hit live-action series “iCarly” to launch the “iCarly iCook with Birds Eye” initiative, they asked kids to share ideas […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Free Recipes ·
What to know before getting a tattoo

What to know before getting a tattoo

(Relaxnews) – Tattoos are wildly popular, but their inks can cause rashes, infections and inflammation, and doctors still aren’t certain how the inks’ chemicals may affect your health in the long run. “It is especially important for consumers to be aware of the potential risks, report any problem that develops to the tattoo artist and […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Marvel and Cartoon Network theme park to open in Dubai in December

Marvel and Cartoon Network theme park to open in Dubai in December

(Relaxnews) – After months of delays, developers for a Marvel Comics theme park in Dubai have announced that the indoor entertainment center that was originally scheduled to open in June will open in December, reports Arabian Business. The 111,485 square meter park will consist of four themed zones, two of which have already been announced: […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, World News ·
Aquino cites PSG for their dignity and courage

Aquino cites PSG for their dignity and courage

MANILA, Mar 4 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III cited the officers and members of the elite Presidential Security Group (PSG) for their dignity and courage in carrying out their mandate to protect the Chief Executive and the seat of government. In his speech keynoting the 27th Founding Anniversary of the PSG in Malacanang […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
27 killed as Malaysians flee turmoil

27 killed as Malaysians flee turmoil

PHL urges southern neighbor to show ‘maximum tolerance’  By M. Jegathesan Semporna, Malaysia, March 4, 2013 (AFP) – Terrified Malaysians fled a town where the bodies of gunmen lay in the streets Monday as the Philippines called for its neighbor to show “maximum tolerance” for Islamic Filipino intruders. A total of 27 people have been […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Asian News ·
‘Grace of Monaco’ will be out in time for Christmas

‘Grace of Monaco’ will be out in time for Christmas

(Relaxnews) – The Weinstein Company has announced that Olivier Dahan’s biopic will be released on December 27 in North America during the last leg of the 2014 Oscars race. “Grace of Monaco,” one of 2013′s cinema highlights, marks the director’s return to biographies after the worldwide success of “La Vie en Rose” (2007). The movie will […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Steven Spielberg adapting Kubrick’s ‘Napoleon’

Steven Spielberg adapting Kubrick’s ‘Napoleon’

(Relaxnews) – Steven Spielberg revealed to French channel Canal+ that he is developing a miniseries based on Stanley Kubrick’s ”Napoleon,” which never progressed beyond the stage of a project. The president of the 66th Cannes Festival announced that he wants to adapt this project, which Stanley Kubrick toyed with for almost 40 years. As MGM studios deemed the […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Kimchi may help lower cholesterol

Kimchi may help lower cholesterol

(Relaxnews) – A new Korean study suggests that adding kimchi to your daily diet could help keep your cholesterol levels in check. In a new study published in the Journal of Medicinal Food, subjects who ate the fermented cabbage dish daily saw drops in total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol (or “bad” cholesterol), and fasting blood glucose levels […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Scarlett Johansson in new Dolce & Gabbana cosmetics campaign

Scarlett Johansson in new Dolce & Gabbana cosmetics campaign

(Relaxnews) – Twenty-eight-year-old actress Scarlett Johansson has starred in a new set of shots for Dolce & Gabbana by fashion photographers Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott. Unveiled on the brand’s Facebook page and in its online magazine Swide, the campaign starring Johannson is for the Sicilian fashion duo’s Perfect Matte Liquid Foundation. A new video promises “a flawless complexion at all […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars, Videos ·
LAUSD STUDENT’S WINNING BREAKFAST RECIPE TO BE FEATURED IN NEXT YEAR’S CAFETERIA MENU

LAUSD STUDENT’S WINNING BREAKFAST RECIPE TO BE FEATURED IN NEXT YEAR’S CAFETERIA MENU

LAUSD Launches Breakfast Recipe Contest for National School Breakfast Week LOS ANGELES — In honor of National School Breakfast Week (Mar. 4-8, 2013), Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is launching a Breakfast Recipe Contest in search of the next student-inspired dish to start the morning right.  Sponsored by the District’s “I’M IN” campaign, an all-inclusive […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Contests, Happenings ·
Petron romps past Barako Bull to cruise to fifth straight win

Petron romps past Barako Bull to cruise to fifth straight win

The Petron Blaze Boosters led from wire to wire against Barako Bull to cruise to a 91-78 victory Sunday at the SMART-Araneta Coliseum. It was the fifth straight Commissioner’s Cup victory for Petron, who drew another stellar game from import Renaldo Balkman. The former New York Knicks draft pick posted 33 points, 14 rebounds, four assists, and four steals […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News, Sports & Recreation ·
‘Jack’ slays N. America box office

‘Jack’ slays N. America box office

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Big-budget action-adventure “Jack the Giant Slayer” crushed all rivals in its debut weekend, easily topping the North American box office, industry estimates showed Sunday. “Jack,” which stars Nicholas Hoult in the title role as a young farmhand battling giants to save a princess, raked in $28 million in its first three days […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Spa-Like Beauty at Home

Spa-Like Beauty at Home

  (Family Features) Feeling like you’ve booked a weekend at a luxurious spa resort doesn’t have to cost a fortune, nor does it require an appointment. You can create that magically refreshed feeling at home with a few simple pantry staples and a quick visit to your local drug store. Here are some ideas for […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Turning your smartphone into a therapist

Turning your smartphone into a therapist

(Relaxnews) – Network operator Telefónica has showcased a linguistic analysis engine that can accurately compile a psychological profile of anyone making a phone call, bringing a whole new meaning to the concept of a mood ring. The Spanish company, which also owns the O2 network in the UK, was quick to stress that the technology, […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Health & Fitness, Science & Technology ·
Traveling by air has never been safer

Traveling by air has never been safer

(Relaxnews) – According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA) on Thursday, 2012 was the safest year in history for air safety. On average, there was 1 accident per every 5 million flights. Last year, 3 billion people on 37.5 million flights throughout the world arrived at their destinations safe and sound. Seventy-five incidents were recorded […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Destinations ·
De Lima orders Immigration officers to be on lookout for 3 ‘rescued’ Chinese drug suspects

De Lima orders Immigration officers to be on lookout for 3 ‘rescued’ Chinese drug suspects

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Justice Secretary Leila de Lima on Monday directed Immigration officials to be on the lookout for the three Chinese drug suspects who were apparently rescued by armed men while on their way to a court hearing in Cavite last week. Still unaccounted for are Li Lan Yan alias Jackson Dy, his wife Wang […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Savor a Satisfying Fresh Fruit Salad

Savor a Satisfying Fresh Fruit Salad

Salmon, Fresh Chilean Blueberries and Lemon Salad with Chive Vinaigrette Spinach Salad with fresh Grapes, Plums, Peaches and Kiwis Kiwi Vinaigrette (Family Features) Delicious taste, beautiful colors, packed with healthy nutrients – what’s not to love about fresh fruit? And with fresh fruits available all year long, you can enjoy them in mouthwatering, healthy meals […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Free Recipes ·
Escape to Pechanga Resort & Casino

Escape to Pechanga Resort & Casino

Pechanga Resort & Casino located in Temecula Valley is home to one of California’s most reputed, beautiful and multi-awarded golf courses: The Journey at Pechanga. Due to the popularity of golf in the 20th and 21st century, the craftsmanship and design of golf courses has become a highly competitive, artful craft that few have truly […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Photos, Sports & Recreation ·
Maria Menounos wears  Oliver Tolentino on live with Kelly & Michael post-Oscars show

Maria Menounos wears Oliver Tolentino on live with Kelly & Michael post-Oscars show

MARIA MENOUNOS wore a dress by Hollywood designer OLIVER TOLENTINO on Monday morning’s Live With Kelly & Michael show.   Menounos, co-host of the nightly entertainment news program EXTRA with Mario Lopez, chose the designer’s pale pink, 1950’s-inspired, silk organza see-through halter top cocktail dress with draped bodice and balloon skirt.  Live With Kelly & Michael broadcast live from Hollywood on the morning following […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·