Top iPhone apps: The Simpsons, Bravo Force

Top iPhone apps: The Simpsons, Bravo Force

(Relaxnews) – In the USA iPhone users are helping Homer and family rebuild Springfield in The Simpsons: Tapped Out, while in France iPhone users are fighting a desperate last stand in hostile territory in Delta Force: Last Stand. Details of these and other iPhone apps by country* for the week recorded on August 20 can […]

21.08.2012 · Filled under: Apps, Games ·
Beyonce’s UN video prompts humanitarian outpouring

Beyonce’s UN video prompts humanitarian outpouring

(UNITED NATIONS-AFP) – A music video by pop singer Beyonce helped inspire one billion messages for World Humanitarian Day on Sunday, which the United Nations said was a social media record. The singer recorded the music video, “I Was Here,” for the UN campaign to generate one billion messages encouraging people to do a good deed. “The […]

21.08.2012 · Filled under: Videos ·
Twitter: ‘Twilight’ hits 1 million followers mark

Twitter: ‘Twilight’ hits 1 million followers mark

The Twilight saga has become the first franchise to reach the number of one million followers on Twitter, Summit Entertainment announced. The Twitter account was launched in 2009 and @Twilight became one of the microblogging site’s top trending topics. To celebrate and thank the fans, Summit Entertainment has put together a video showing the vampire-loving crowd attending […]

21.08.2012 · Filled under: Videos ·
A filmography of Tony Scott

A filmography of Tony Scott

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Below is a filmography of prominent Hollywood film director Tony Scott, who on Sunday jumped to his death from a bridge in San Pedro, California aged 68. The Hunger (1982) Top Gun (1986) Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) Revenge (1990) Days of Thunder (1990) The Last Boy Scout (1991) True Romance (1993) […]

21.08.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment ·
NASA-approved anti-jet lag tips

NASA-approved anti-jet lag tips

(Relaxnews) – For travelers crossing multiple time zones, jet lag usually comes along for the ride. Here are a few NASA-approved strategies to prevent its groggy effects from spoiling your trip. When it comes to managing jet lag, there are few better places to look than the fatigue management team at NASA Johnson Space Center […]

21.08.2012 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Seven luxurious ways to splurge on running

Seven luxurious ways to splurge on running

7 photos (Relaxnews) – Running is, essentially, a simple, low-budget sport requiring nothing more than a pair of running shoes, a stretch of road, and a bit of motivation. But if you’re looking for easy ways to part with your hard-earned cash, these seven products can help add a little luxury to your daily jogs. […]

21.08.2012 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Photos ·
Chefs to the world’s most powerful leaders gather in Paris

Chefs to the world’s most powerful leaders gather in Paris

(Relaxnews) – In addition to being ‘guardians’ of their country’s culinary heritage, chefs to the world’s most powerful leaders must also strike a delicate balance between health, flavor and diplomacy in their food, a challenge that shifts with every change in head of state. After meeting in Berlin last week, 25 chefs belonging to one […]

21.08.2012 · Filled under: Food & Dining ·
Plain packets loom but puff left in Tobacco Inc.

Plain packets loom but puff left in Tobacco Inc.

(SYDNEY-AFP) – Health advocates declared a “brave new world of tobacco control” following Australia’s historic packaging victory over the cigarette industry, but analysts warn that smoking is far from a dying trade. Tobacco products in Australia will be sold in drab, uniform packaging with graphic health warnings from December 1 after the nation’s High Court […]

21.08.2012 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Zsa Zsa Padilla, Dr. Vicki Belo, Rene Salud & Lou Razon at Star Studded Fashion & Beauty Event

Zsa Zsa Padilla, Dr. Vicki Belo, Rene Salud & Lou Razon at Star Studded Fashion & Beauty Event

It’s the classiest and most elegant fashion and beauty event in our community, Saturday August 25 at the Pasadena Hilton, 4th Annual White Party & Fashion Show. It’s star studded, attended by beautiful people, top-notch entertainment and the most anticipated after party, White Party. Yes! Come dressed in your most fashionable white attire. Presented by […]

20.08.2012 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
DOH distributes anti-lepto drugs to prevent outbreak in evacuation centers, flood areas

DOH distributes anti-lepto drugs to prevent outbreak in evacuation centers, flood areas

MANILA, Aug 10 (Mabuhay) – The Department of Health has started distributing anti-leptospirosis drugs to 17 local government units in Metro Manila to prevent an outbreak of the disease in evacuation centers and flooded communities, its National Capital Region office announced Friday. A total of 11 boxes containing 1,000 capsules of doxycycline capsules were distributed […]

20.08.2012 · Filled under: News ·
‘Senatoriables’ in Aquino relief drive: We are helping, not campaigning

‘Senatoriables’ in Aquino relief drive: We are helping, not campaigning

MANILA, Aug 10 (Mabuhay) – They were invited and so they came to help but not campaign. Personalities who were earlier included in the administration’s senatorial line-up for 2013 on Friday defended accompanying President Benigno Aquino III in his relief drive for flood victims in Metro Manila and other areas in Luzon. Aurora Rep.  Aurora […]

20.08.2012 · Filled under: News ·
August 30: Bernardo Bernardo to host concert to benefit flood victims

August 30: Bernardo Bernardo to host concert to benefit flood victims

Imelda Papin, Tateng Katindig, Jo Awayan, Malou Toler Mon Concepcion and many others to lend talents for free The great thespian, Bernardo Bernardo, will try to bring a semblance of joy when he hosts a star-studded fundraising concert on August 30 amid the harsh conditions being felt by our kababayans in the Philippines, many of […]

20.08.2012 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
Jericho is my true love, says Heart

Jericho is my true love, says Heart

Actress Heart Evangelista said she hasn’t had a “better life” since she was in a relationship with former boyfriend actor Jericho Rosales in 2008. Four years since her breakup with Rosales, Evangelista revealed that the dramatic actor remains her “one true love,” despite having been involved with other men since their separation. “I still believe […]

20.08.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment ·
Aquino vows to address flooding problem in Bulacan, sought backing of local allies

Aquino vows to address flooding problem in Bulacan, sought backing of local allies

MANILA, Aug 11 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III vowed to address the flooding problem in Bulacan as he visited the province to assess the damage of the flood as well as lead relief efforts there. The President said that while a major flood control system could prevent or mitigate flooding in Bulacan and […]

20.08.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·

Loan Modification and Bankruptcy: the effective combo!

If you are having a hard time making ends meet and paying your monthly mortgage, you may feel like you are out of options. Individuals that are having a hard time making their mortgage payments often rely heavily on credit cards, which eventually reach their limit. This of course creates even a bigger problem. A […]

16.08.2012 · Filled under: Legal Matters, Local News, Services ·

Aug 25: White Party and Couture Fashion Show

Belo Medical Group, in partnership with the Filipino American Association of Designers (FAAD) and Miss Philippines USA, present the 4th Annual Fashion & Beauty Extravaganza and White Party.  This event looks to showcase the designs of Couturiers Renee Salud and Lou Razon, along with fashion wears from GAP and Ausiie Boots.  Going on its fourth year, […]

16.08.2012 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Local News ·
Aug 22: 4th Annual Green & Health Expo!

Aug 22: 4th Annual Green & Health Expo!

The Filipino-American Chamber of Commerce of Orange County presents the 4th Annual Green & Health Expo on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at the Crowne Plaza Anaheim Resort, 12021 Harbor Blvd., Garden Grove, CA 92840. The event features the Twenty First Century “Business Opportunity Day,” with the theme: “Conserve. Go green. Be Healthy. The winning edge […]

16.08.2012 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Death toll from ‘habagat’ rains nears 100

Death toll from ‘habagat’ rains nears 100

MANILA, Aug 13 (Mabuhay) – The number of people who lost their lives from last week’s torrential rains has reached 92, latest government data revealed on Monday. The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said most of the deaths were recorded in Central Luzon with 38; followed by the National Capital Region (32); […]

15.08.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
PHL told to brace for more rains

PHL told to brace for more rains

MANILA, Aug 13 (Mabuhay) – Authorities warned Monday an approaching storm could bring more heavy rain to the capital and surrounding areas that are still reeling from devastating floods that have left 92 dead. Nearly half a million people are packed in evacuation centers, while all in all, more than 3.4 million people have been […]

15.08.2012 · Filled under: News ·
Agri sector sustains P1.8B in damage from flood and rain

Agri sector sustains P1.8B in damage from flood and rain

MANILA, Aug 13 (Mabuhay) – The damage sustained by agriculture sector from weeks of rain and flooding reached P1.8 billion, the Department of Agriculture said in a briefing Monday. “These are still preliminary data,” Agriculture Undersecretary for Marketing Services Salvador Salacup told reporters. Observe that these figures may still increase in succeeding reports,” he added. […]

15.08.2012 · Filled under: News ·