White Castle introduces Pretzel Chicken Rings

White Castle introduces Pretzel Chicken Rings

White Castle is introducing a new item to its fast food menu, taking off from its popular all white meat Chicken Rings. The Pretzel Chicken Rings, also made with all white meat chicken, comes with a crispy pretzel coating. Available for a limited time only, the new snack option will come in a portion of […]

01.08.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Popular Brazilian foods to try to get in the Olympic spirit

Popular Brazilian foods to try to get in the Olympic spirit

When the Rio Olympics kick off next week, all things Brazilian will be placed under the worldwide spotlight. What better way to become acquainted with Brazilian culture than through its rich, culinary heritage, which includes deeply savory stews and theatrical dining experiences in churrascarias? Whether you’re lucky enough to be headed to the center of […]

01.08.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Sports & Recreation ·
Mara Alberto is GMA7’s latest sexy comedian

Mara Alberto is GMA7’s latest sexy comedian

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Petite and sexy 23-year old Mara Alberto’s dream came true when she debuted as an actress on GMA7’s sitcom “A1 Ko sa ‘Yo.” Before her showbiz break, the newbie actress confessed she used to look for jobs on PLDT’s telephone directories. “Hindi pa masyado uso Google noon,” she shared. “Sa telephone directory […]

17.07.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Finally,  a $15 an hour wage and paid sick leave for IHSS providers

Finally, a $15 an hour wage and paid sick leave for IHSS providers

BY UDWA BLOG   This blog post originally appeared on udwa.org. All across this state – from the streets of San Diego to the legislative chambers of Sacramento – home care workers have made our voices heard! For the past year we have rallied and marched alongside thousands of underpaid workers to make one thing clear: […]

03.04.2016 · Filled under: Local News ·
Domino’s to trial robots for pizza delivery

Domino’s to trial robots for pizza delivery

Fast food giant Domino’s is to trial pizza delivery robots in New Zealand, it said Friday, describing the hi-tech, driverless units as a world first. In a move enthusiastically backed by the New Zealand government, Domino’s said it was working with authorities on plans to roll out its DRU (Domino’s Robotic Unit). The four-wheeler, developed […]

24.03.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Burger King peace offer to McDonald’s: ‘Let’s make a McWhopper’

Burger King peace offer to McDonald’s: ‘Let’s make a McWhopper’

(Washington, United States-AFP) – Is a McWhopper in the near future for fast-food lovers? In the name of global peace, Burger King proposed making the hybrid hamburger to its rival McDonald’s on Wednesday, at least for one day, the United Nations-promoted International Day of Peace on September 21. Burger King, perpetually locked in tough competition […]

26.08.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Online, Videos ·
Ambassador’s Tour participant donates solar study lamps to Cebu students

Ambassador’s Tour participant donates solar study lamps to Cebu students

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On July 09, taking time off from the Ambassador’s Tour in which he was among the approximately 200 participants, Richmond-based Rumy Mohta searched the city of Cebu for a Filipino student whose photo showing him studying outside a fast food establishment went viral.  The photo showed the boy sitting outside the restaurant’s window so […]

05.08.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Pizza Hut’s hot dog pizza is coming to US

Pizza Hut’s hot dog pizza is coming to US

(Relaxnews) – After jealously watching their Canadian, British and South Korean counterparts tuck into a hybrid hot dog pizza creation before them, Americans are finally getting their own version from Pizza Hut this summer. This week the chain put the rumors to rest and confirmed in a tweet that the Hot Dog Bites Pizza will […]

15.06.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
The slow decline of fast food in America

The slow decline of fast food in America

(NEW YORK-AFP) – The hospitals of the Truman Medical Centers in Kansas City, Missouri no longer serve fast food in their cafeterias, after ending a contract with McDonald’s in 2012 — two years ahead of schedule. In Kentucky, Kosair Children’s Hospital signed up to serve Big Macs and Chicken McNuggets to its patients when it […]

11.11.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Fatty foods could harm men more than women: study

Fatty foods could harm men more than women: study

(Relaxnews) – Anyone who’s ever watched a young male athlete chow down fast food might be surprised by the findings of a new study conducted on mice fed a high-fat diet, in which the males were more likely to develop brain inflammation and heart disease than the females. “For the first time, we have identified […]

19.10.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
KFC Canada to serve beer in select KFC Canada to serve beer in select Toronto locationsToronto locations

KFC Canada to serve beer in select KFC Canada to serve beer in select Toronto locationsToronto locations

(Relaxnews) – KFC consumers in Canada will soon be able to wash down their fried chicken meal with a brewski. In a bid to gain a competitive edge in the fast food wars and promote the company’s newest upmarket brand, KFC Fresh, KFC Canada will be stocking its coolers with bottles of Molson Canadian, Coors […]

26.07.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining ·
Chick-fil-A surpasses KFC as dominant fast food chicken chain in the US

Chick-fil-A surpasses KFC as dominant fast food chicken chain in the US

(Relaxnews) – It’s the fast food chicken chain that most consumers outside the US have never heard of. But inside America, the wild popularity of family-owned chain Chick-fil-A has been identified as a threat to major fast food behemoths like McDonald’s and has even surpassed chicken giant KFC. The title of a recently released market […]

17.07.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Travelers reveal their brand loyalty for toiletries and gadgets

Travelers reveal their brand loyalty for toiletries and gadgets

(Relaxnews) – Canon is the most popular brand of camera slung around travelers’ necks; Pantene is the most common shampoo bottle to line the tubs of hotel bathrooms; and when it comes to choosing the backpack that will accompany them on their cross-European adventure from one hostel to the next, travelers trust The North Face […]

09.05.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Destinations, Home & Garden ·
Taco Bell enters breakfast turf with waffle taco

Taco Bell enters breakfast turf with waffle taco

(Relaxnews) – Fast food joints Taco Bell and McDonald’s are hoping to snag more customers for the most important meal of the day — and the fastest growing industry segment — by offering up new breakfast items like a waffle taco and expanding their hours. Earlier this week, Taco Bell released details of its newest […]

26.02.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Online, Videos ·
French flipping over burgers: study

French flipping over burgers: study

(PARIS-AFP) – The hamburger may be a quintessentially American food, but is fast winning over the French who increasingly choose a beef patty wedged into a bun over a baguette sandwich. Research by the Gira marketing and consulting firm found that nearly one of every two sandwiches sold in the country last year was a […]

07.02.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Earlier bedtime may help a child’s waistline: study

Earlier bedtime may help a child’s waistline: study

(Relaxnews) – Setting an earlier bedtime for your children could help keep their weight in check, a new study finds. Fast food, too much screen time, and sugary sodas are not the only factors to blame for the childhood obesity epidemic, experts say. Lack of sleep is also an important factor, the findings show. Scientists […]

05.11.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Online ·
Eating at Subway nearly as calorific as McDonald’s: study

Eating at Subway nearly as calorific as McDonald’s: study

(Relaxnews) – Think Subway is the lesser of fast food evils? Think again. A new US study has found that teens consumed nearly as many calories at the sandwich shop chain as they did when they ate at McDonald’s. It’s a finding that may take the steam out of Subway’s marketing pitch as the healthier, […]

13.05.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
McDonald’s US to sell only sustainable fish products

McDonald’s US to sell only sustainable fish products

(Relaxnews) – McDonald’s outlets in the US have become the first fast food chain in the country to carry the blue ecolabel seal of approval from the Marine Stewardship Council for using certified sustainable fish in all its fish-based products. Starting next month, customers will be bombarded with an aggressive marketing campaign touting the chain’s […]

29.01.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, U.S. News ·