BANKRUPTCY AND DEBT RELIEF

BANKRUPTCY AND DEBT RELIEF

The economy may have  improved slightly, but for the jobless, things have not changed very much at all. We are still experiencing continued corporate and government downsizing, which means there are still many more people suddenly losing their jobs, and can no longer meet the financial obligations incurred during more prosperous times. The first way […]

01.02.2013 · Filled under: Legal Matters ·
More US households buy an HDTV to watch the Super Bowl than for any other reason

More US households buy an HDTV to watch the Super Bowl than for any other reason

(Relaxnews) – A staggering 22 percent of HDTV owners claimed they purchased the device specifically to experience American football’s centerpiece event in high definition. According to the report from the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), no other sporting event, whether it be the NBA finals or the World Series comes close to prompting such consumerism. “Sports […]

01.02.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Home & Garden, Sports & Recreation ·
New York’s Grand Central celebrates 100 years

New York’s Grand Central celebrates 100 years

(NEW YORK-AFP) – Built in palatial style, celebrated in movies, and narrowly saved from the wrecking ball in the 1970s, New York’s Grand Central rail station turned 100 Friday. The iconic building no longer has long-distance trains, but its commuter services and multiple subway lines ensure that Grand Central remains at the heart of the […]

01.02.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, U.S. News ·
Super Bowl beauty tutorials: support your team, or get Beyoncé’s look

Super Bowl beauty tutorials: support your team, or get Beyoncé’s look

(Relaxnews) – With the 2013 Super Bowl coming up, we take a look at a couple of beauty tutorials for the big day. Kandee Johnson – “Superbowl Make-up”: www.youtube.com/watch?v=1DC8p15kyoM This look uses plenty of gold as it’ll be in both teams’ colors (the Baltimore Ravens & San Francisco 49ers, in case you were wondering). Start by […]

01.02.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Videos ·
Health and fitness agenda: World Cancer Day

Health and fitness agenda: World Cancer Day

(Relaxnews) – On February 4, the world commemorates World Cancer Day, with the focus this year on dispelling misconceptions about the disease. 73rd ISPO February 3-6 Munich, Germany ISPO is one of the biggest events in the world for sports goods manufacturers and suppliers. Over 2,000 exhibitors are participating in 2013, and the event expects […]

01.02.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, World News ·
Harana makes its West Coast premiere at the Santa Barbara Film Festival

Harana makes its West Coast premiere at the Santa Barbara Film Festival

After its critical success at the Busan International Film festival, the Hawaii International Film Festival (Audience Award winner), and the Dubai International Film festival, highly acclaimed Filipino documentary HARANA makes its west coast premiere at the 28th Santa Barbara International film festival (SBIFF) on January 24th to February 3rd 2013.  HARANA will be screened as […]

01.02.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars, Film, Happenings ·
Nine Philadelphia traffic court judges indicted for fraud

Nine Philadelphia traffic court judges indicted for fraud

PHILADELPHIA—An indictment and three separate information, unsealed today, charge nine elected judges along with three other individuals in a fraud conspiracy that involved a frequent and pervasive “ticket-fixing” at the Philadelphia Traffic Court. The defendants participated in a widespread culture of giving breaks on traffic citations to friends, family, the politically connected, and business associates. […]

01.02.2013 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Last season of ‘How I Met Your Mother’ to air in 2014

Last season of ‘How I Met Your Mother’ to air in 2014

(Relaxnews) – CBS and 20th Century Fox Television have confirmed the ninth season of “How I Met Your Mother,” starting in the fall of 2013 in the US, will be its last. The CBS show will see main cast members Josh Radnor, Neil Patrick Harris, Jason Segel, Alyson Hannigan and Cobie Smulders return for the […]

31.01.2013 · Filled under: Hollywood Stars ·
Sweeten Up Valentine’s Day the Red Velvet Way

Sweeten Up Valentine’s Day the Red Velvet Way

 Red Velvet Brownie Conversation Hearts (Family Features) Valentine’s Day is the perfect day to show someone how much you care. Whether you want to say “xoxo” to family or “be mine” to a new Valentine, red velvet is the flavor that says it best. “Amid a sea of pink holiday confections, red velvet stands alone […]

31.01.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Free Recipes ·
Love is in the Air – Every Day!

Love is in the Air – Every Day!

  Barefoot Bubbly Ruby Red Bliss Sweetheart Dark Chocolate Brownies (Family Features) Chocolates? Roses? Been there, done that. Everyone wants to make sure the special someone in their lives knows how much they care. Here are some easy and fun ways to prove that he or she is number one in your book. Make a […]

31.01.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Free Recipes ·
Singapore airport handles record 51 mn passengers

Singapore airport handles record 51 mn passengers

(SINGAPORE-AFP) – Singapore’s Changi Airport said Thursday it had enjoyed its busiest year in 2012, handling a record 51.2 million passengers, underscoring its position as a regional aviation hub. “Passenger traffic for the year totalled 51.2 million, increasing by 10.0 percent over the whole of 2011,” Changi Airport Group (CAG) said in a statement. It […]

31.01.2013 · Filled under: Asian News, Destinations ·
Google Maps makes Grand Canyon virtual trek

Google Maps makes Grand Canyon virtual trek

(SAN FRANCISCO-AFP) – Google Maps opened a virtual path to the wonders of the Grand Canyon on Thursday by adding panoramic images gathered by hikers with Android-powered camera systems strapped to their backs. “These beautiful, interactive images cover more than 75 miles (120 kilometers) of trails and surrounding roads,” Google Maps product manager Ryan Falor […]

31.01.2013 · Filled under: Destinations ·
Star-studded anti-hunger campaign tops rising food-related Google searches

Star-studded anti-hunger campaign tops rising food-related Google searches

(Relaxnews) – In this week’s top trending food-related Google searches, a star-studded campaign to end world hunger and unequal food distribution was the most popular search term, notably among Googlers in the UK. According to Google Trends, as of 9:30 am GMT, January 30, the search term “enough food if” experienced a change in growth greater […]

31.01.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Videos ·
Fashion films of the week: Chanel, Victoria Beckham and Rihanna

Fashion films of the week: Chanel, Victoria Beckham and Rihanna

(Relaxnews) – We take a look at three of the most exciting fashion videos from the past seven days. Victoria Beckham Mrs Beckham has released a 17-second teaser video featuring model of the moment Cara Delevingne to promote the upcoming revamp of her site. It’s a cut-and-paste, call-and-response beauty: “what do people expect of me?” she […]

31.01.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars, Videos ·
US senators unveil immigration reform deal

US senators unveil immigration reform deal

WASHINGTON, Jan 28, 2013 (AFP) – Eight US lawmakers crossed party lines to unveil a plan Monday that would provide a pathway to citizenship for 11 million illegal immigrants currently living in the shadows in the United States. “We recognize that our immigration system is broken,” the senators said in their bipartisan framework, which comes […]

31.01.2013 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Angelica says she hardly sees John Lloyd

Angelica says she hardly sees John Lloyd

Actress Angelica Panganiban seems to have a problem finding time for her boyfriend, John Lloyd Cruz. Panganiban admitted that these days she hardly sees her boyfriend, who’s busy with a lot of projects, but are trying their best to see each other at least once a week. “Bihirang magkita talaga, bihirang magkasama. Kapag may free […]

31.01.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Japan-Canada study pinpoints brain’s addiction spots

Japan-Canada study pinpoints brain’s addiction spots

(TOKYO-AFP) – A smoker’s craving to light up can be tamed by carefully targeted magnetic fields applied to the brain, a senior researcher from a Japanese-Canadian team said Wednesday. Scientists managed to zoom in on the exact spots that drive the need for nicotine, noting that a mental connection made when a smoker is able […]

31.01.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Ski-loving Denver welcomes huge winter sports trade event

Ski-loving Denver welcomes huge winter sports trade event

(Relaxnews) – The snow sports industry’s largest and longest-running event starts Thursday, with more than 20,000 expected to attend events in Denver, Colorado. The SnowSports Industries America (SIA) Snow Show brings together retailers and buyers, industry sales reps and other professionals for a conference running through February 3. On-snow demonstrations follow the conference Monday and […]

31.01.2013 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation ·
‘Entourage’ the movie gets green light

‘Entourage’ the movie gets green light

(Relaxnews) – According to Deadline.com, after four years of negotiations, Warner Bros has finally given the cinema adaptation of “Entourage” the green light. “Entourage” was loosely based on the life of its co-creator Mark Wahlberg and followed a promising actor in Hollywood. The movie will be directed by Doug Ellin, the brains behind the HBO […]

30.01.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Barbra Streisand will perform at the 2013 Oscars

Barbra Streisand will perform at the 2013 Oscars

(Relaxnews) – Oscars organizers announced on Wednesday that Barbra Streisand will take to the stage at the Hollywood and Highland Center in Los Angeles for the 85th Oscars ceremony. Seventy-year-old Barbra Streisand will take part in cinema’s most prestigious awards ceremony on Sunday, February 24. This will be the first time the singer has performed […]

30.01.2013 · Filled under: Hollywood Stars ·