Gay Immigrants Deported, Even in Legal Marriages

Joshua Vandiver, a Colorado native who is earning his Ph.D. in politics at Princeton University, said he is the studious type who has rarely embraced activism. But now, just months into his legal marriage to Venezuelan Henry Velandia, he is fighting to save his husband from being...

Hayden Kho Launches New Perfume Line; Vicki Belo Attends

MANILA, Philippines – After all the controversies that he has endured during the past year, Hayden Kho is now ready to face the public with the launch of his new perfume line. The launch, held last Oct. 22 at Nuvo Greenbelt 2, introduced the new fragrance line that the...

Wednesday, November 3, is National Start! Eating Healthy Day

American Heart Association calls on Americans to adopt healthy eating habits to reduce heart disease, stroke risk The American Heart Association is calling on all companies and individuals to participate in National Start! Eating Healthy Day on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. The annual...

Catholic Philippines steps up security for All Saints’ Day

MANILA, November 1, 2010 (AFP) – The Philippines stepped up security as millions across the mainly Catholic country headed to cemeteries to honour the dead on All Saints’ Day Monday. President Benigno Aquino said security forces had been placed on heightened alert...

California man who lured 13-year-old girl to Las Vegas nabbed

RIVERSIDE, California – A man who allegedly brought a 13-year-old San Bernardino County girl to Las Vegas, Nevada has been arrested and charged with a federal offense of interstate transportation of a minor to engage in illegal sexual activity. Ivan Lopez, 22, who resides...

Randy Moss abruptly dropped by Vikings

Randy Moss is no longer a Minnesota Viking. Michael Lombardi of NFL Network first reported that the Vikings waived Moss on Monday, one day after he followed an unproductive game in a loss to the Patriots with a bitter press conference in which he questioned the Vikings’...

LeBron James Admits He Would Have Done ‘The Decision’ TV Special Differently

LeBron James doesn’t regret his decision to go to Miami, but he does somewhat regret “The Decision.” James was highly criticized for the hour-long ESPN special, the show that featured his choice to leave the Cavaliers and join the Heat back in July. James did...

Vick back at Eagles practice, set to start Sunday

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Sliding and running out of bounds isn’t Michael Vick’s style – until now maybe. After missing three games with a rib cartilage injury, Vick said he needs to “play smarter” when he scrambles out of the pocket. Vick completed...

Is Tony Parker’s $50 million deal a smart move for the aging Spurs?

The Spurs answered one of the season’s simmering questions by signing Tony Parker to a four-year, $50 million contract over the weekend. The deal removes Parker from the 2011 free-agent market and ensures that San Antonio’s core will have two more seasons to chase a...

‘Love actually’ – Hugh Grant into Chinese women

HAIKOU, October 28, 2010 (AFP) – Hollywood heart-throb Hugh Grant said Thursday he had fallen in love four times since arriving for his first-ever visit to China just 24 hours earlier. The British actor, who counts Elizabeth Hurley and socialite Jemima Khan among his past...