Calling all koodies: Cooking show for kids coming to US

Calling all koodies: Cooking show for kids coming to US

(Relaxnews) – Is your kid a ‘koodie?’ Do they know the difference between hollandaise and béarnaise sauce already and scoff with disdain at the idea of boxed macaroni and cheese for lunch? The “MasterChef” TV franchise has put out a casting call for kid foodies who could be the next Thomas Keller. “Junior MasterChef” in […]

22.01.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Food Videos, Local News, Videos ·
Plane passengers in the US will no longer be scanned “nude”

Plane passengers in the US will no longer be scanned “nude”

(Relaxnews) – The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has announced that its no longer plans to go ahead with what has become known as its “nude” body scanning program. The announcement, made last week by the US government, concerns the controversial airport scanners that can essentially create a virtual naked image of the traveler’s body. […]

22.01.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Science & Technology, U.S. News ·
Microsoft Surface Pro hits US in February

Microsoft Surface Pro hits US in February

(SAN FRANCISCO-AFP) – Microsoft announced Tuesday that its business-oriented Surface Windows 8 Pro tablet computer will debut in the United States and Canada in February with a lofty starting price of $899. Microsoft also said that the consumer-focused version of Surface released late last year here will soon be available in 13 new markets around […]

22.01.2013 · Filled under: Money & Business, Science & Technology, U.S. News ·
Golden Globes hair tutorials: over-the-shoulder curls

Golden Globes hair tutorials: over-the-shoulder curls

(Relaxnews) – Jessica Alba, Megan Fox and Jennifer Lopez all rocked a glamorous sweep of hair over one shoulder at this year’s Golden Globes awards in Los Angeles. Here are three methods you can follow for a gorgeous over-the-shoulder look. Option 1 – Pins Celebrity hair stylist Angelo David loved the look. Yes, it’s big […]

22.01.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars, Photos, Videos ·
Viagra found to burn fat in mice study

Viagra found to burn fat in mice study

(Relaxnews) – After reports of athletes attempting to gain a competitive edge with Viagra, the little blue pill may appeal to a different set: researchers report that the drug may help burn fat. Researchers from the University of Bonn treated mice with Viagra and found that the drug converts white fat cells, the kind most […]

22.01.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Offbeat ·
Jakarta to start building long-awaited metro this year

Jakarta to start building long-awaited metro this year

(AFP) – The Indonesian capital Jakarta will soon start construction of a metro system to try to unravel its infamous traffic jams, 26 years after the idea was first mooted, officials said Monday. The city administration and the central government finally agreed last week on how to split the cost, with 49 percent to be […]

22.01.2013 · Filled under: Asian News, Destinations ·
Philippines confers Legion of Honor on US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Philippines confers Legion of Honor on US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

On behalf of the President Aquino, Secretary del Rosario conferred today the Legion of Honor on Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, in simple ceremonies at the US State Department in Washington DC. Expressing appreciation for the honor, Secretary Clinton reaffirmed the US government’s commitment to strengthening the Philippines defense capabilities. As Secretary of State, […]

21.01.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News, U.S. News ·
What happens to my car if I file bankruptcy?

What happens to my car if I file bankruptcy?

There are several issues to consider in answering this question. The most important point is the value of your car. In most cases, you can protect your car using the allowable bankruptcy code exemptions. An exemption allows you to file for bankruptcy relief and protect some of your property. The bankruptcy courts understand you need […]

18.01.2013 · Filled under: Legal Matters, Money & Business, Services ·
Balita Media announces winners of Sharon Cuneta Up Close raffle contest

Balita Media announces winners of Sharon Cuneta Up Close raffle contest

On January 17th, Balita Media Inc. raffled two pairs of tickets to see Sharon Cuneta Up Close with KC Concepcion at the Pechanga Theater on January 18th. Balita Media Inc. and Pechanga Resort & Casino would like to cordially congratulate the following winners: Emeline Vermillion from Ontario, California and Diana Pamela M. Nepomuceno from Murrieta, […]

18.01.2013 · Filled under: Contests, Filipino Stars, Giveaways, Music, Promotions ·
Marc Grossman’s anti-depressive chocolate, almond, flax seed shake

Marc Grossman’s anti-depressive chocolate, almond, flax seed shake

(Relaxnews) – Need a lift from the winter blues? American expat Marc Grossman, owner of Bob’s Juice Bar in Paris and author of “Smoothies : Cocktails de fruits et légumes d’un Américain à Paris” (Fruit and vegetable cocktails from an American in Paris), shares his recipe for beating the blahs with a tasty, nutrient-packed chocolate […]

17.01.2013 · Filled under: Free Recipes, Health & Fitness ·
Top 10 hotels in the world: TripAdvisor

Top 10 hotels in the world: TripAdvisor

(Relaxnews) – A luxury, ocean-side resort in Hawaii beat out 6,000 other properties to take the title of top luxury hotel in the world, according to members of TripAdvisor. Here are the top hotels around the world according to the website’s 11th edition of the Traveler’s Choice Awards 2013 and what TripAdvisor members said about […]

17.01.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Photos ·
January lookbook index: top 10 street styles from around the world

January lookbook index: top 10 street styles from around the world

(Relaxnews) – The kids from Lookbook are back again with some slick street style with crop tops, cropped jackets and plenty of attitude in the mix. Key accessories this week include studded baseball hats, beanies, and fun headpieces, and as usual the girls are showing off their legs, both bare (in warmer climes) and wrapped up in […]

15.01.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Seven wellness spas to dewinterize body and mind

Seven wellness spas to dewinterize body and mind

(Relaxnews) – While luxury spas are aplenty, wellness spas have a different take — alongside a steady menu of massages and facial treatments, spagoers can consult with physicians, lose weight, quit smoking, sample “detoxifying” body treatments, and enjoy specialized meal plans — often set in some of the most pristine places in the world. Here […]

15.01.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Health & Fitness ·
Psy goes nuts for pistachios in Super Bowl ad

Psy goes nuts for pistachios in Super Bowl ad

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – South Korean rapper Psy is going nuts. Not content with starring in the most-watched video in YouTube history, the man behind viral hit “Gangnam Style” is to appear in a Super Bowl commercial for… pistachios. “The Wonderful Pistachios brand is fun, just like me,” Psy said Wednesday by way of a press […]

15.01.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Music ·
Manny Pacquiao | Wonderful Pistachios Get Crackin’ Ad

Manny Pacquiao | Wonderful Pistachios Get Crackin’ Ad

15.01.2013 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation, Videos ·
California’s ‘urban’ sled dogs are cool with no snow

California’s ‘urban’ sled dogs are cool with no snow

(COSTA MESA, California-AFP) – California’s lack of snow is no problem for Obi, a sled dog a thousand miles from the North Pole, pulling an “urban sled” to the delight of his devoted human owner, Rancy Reyes. Reyes mushes on a two-wheeled cart through Fairview Park in Costa Mesa, south of Los Angeles, pulled by […]

15.01.2013 · Filled under: Local News, Offbeat ·
Southern Californians Bundle Up as Freeze Warnings Issued

Southern Californians Bundle Up as Freeze Warnings Issued

Southern California Edison Offers Tips During Cold Spell ROSEMEAD, Calif., Jan. 14, 2013 — As the National Weather Service issued a freeze warning and frost advisory throughout Southern California until tomorrow morning, Southern Californians are doing their best to stay warm during this surprising cold spell. SCE reminds its customers to stay safe when using […]

15.01.2013 · Filled under: Environment, Local News ·
New Payment Scam Targets Southern California Edison Customers

New Payment Scam Targets Southern California Edison Customers

ROSEMEAD, Calif., Jan. 11, 2013 — Southern California Edison (SCE) is advising customers to be aware of a new telephone scam that is demanding immediate payment for allegedly past due electricity bills. Imposters have been calling SCE customers telling them they must make immediate payment on past due bills or have their electric service disconnected. […]

11.01.2013 · Filled under: Services ·
Pechanga Resort & Casino announces free tickets to “Sharon Cuneta Up Close” Contest

Pechanga Resort & Casino announces free tickets to “Sharon Cuneta Up Close” Contest

On January 18th and 19th at 8pm, the “Megastar” of the Philippines, Sharon Cuneta will perform at the world-renowned Pechanga Theater. The performance will also feature a guest performance by Sharon’s eldest daughter, KC Concepcion. In recent times, Pechanga Resort & Casino’s Theater has given host to a multitude of talented Filipino performers; in November, […]

11.01.2013 · Filled under: Contests, Filipino Stars, Giveaways, Happenings, Local News, Music, Promotions ·
Colina Salon Branches out in Rancho Cucamonga

Colina Salon Branches out in Rancho Cucamonga

New Year ushers new outlet for Colina Salon inside Island Pacific 2013 looks bright and busy for Marlou Colina, owner of Colina Salon. He drives from Long Beach to Rancho Cucamonga to supervise the construction of the newest Colina Salon in Island Pacific. The sign is already up , now he is looking at the […]

11.01.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Discounts, Local News, Promotions ·