Jalen Rose arrested for drunk driving

Jalen Rose landed in some hot water for comments surrounding his Fab 5 ESPN documentary, but he apparently has a more pressing problem to deal with. Rose was arrested for drunk driving in West Bloomfield Township, Michigan, back on March 11, the Associated Press reports. TMZ...

Sweet and savory spring recipes

Looking for a great way to make spring gatherings even more special? Try adding something new to the menu. Here are two favorites to get you started. Carrot Cake Muffins and Goat Cheese Walnut Tart are simple ways to serve up memorable meals this spring. That’s because...

Irritants that harm your skin

By Jill Percia People with sensitive personalities are easily upset – and so are people with sensitive skin. Hey, patches of tiny red bumps or an itchy rash can make a girl cranky. The cause of an irritable complexion: “Women with sensitive skin have hyperactive...

US Supreme Court hears landmark Wal-Mart class-action case

By Lucile Malandain WASHINGTON, March 29, 2011 (AFP) – The Supreme Court began considering Tuesday a bid by Wal-Mart to stop as many as 1.5 million female workers from proceeding with the largest discrimination class-action lawsuit in US history. If the bid is rejected it...

Bieber’s ‘Baby’ most viewed video on YouTube

SAN FRANCISCO, March 28, 2011 (AFP) – Pop star Justin Bieber’s music video “Baby” has crossed 500 million views on YouTube and is the most watched ever on the video-sharing service that launched the boy music idol to fame. The video, whose full title is...

Apple pulls ‘gay cure’ app from iTunes

By Glenn Chapman SAN FRANCISCO, March 23, 2011 (AFP) – A group that advocates “curing” gays of same-sex attractions said Wednesday that its iPhone application had been yanked from Apple’s online iTunes shop. “We are extremely disappointed to learn of...

Filipino Judge Kerns runs for fourth term

LAS VEGAS – Judge Cedric Kerns, the only Filipino American running for Municipal Judge in Las Vegas Municipal Court, is gunning for his fourth term on the bench. Having served since 19997, Judge Kerns’ excellent work on behalf of Las Vegas citizens earned him the...

Doctors, nurses reach out to voters for Chris Giunchigliani, LV Mayor

LAS VEGAS – Doctors and nurses took to the streets of Sun City Summerlin on Sunday to talk with voters about candidate for Las Vegas Mayor Chris Giunchigliani. “I support Chris because of her independent stance on issues.  She listens to all her constituents before...

Nurse of the Year awardee chairs Angelman Syndrome Walkathon

LAS VEGAS – A 20-year nurse practitioner and chair of the Angelman Syndrome Walk-a-Thon 2011 in Las Vegas, is March of Dimes Nurse of the Year for Best Cardiovascular Critical Care category. Her name: Grace Samson. Grace , 42, works at the Cardiovascular Critical Care Unit...

Showbiz Roundup: Derek Ramsay hounded by ugly rumors

Couple Derek Ramsay and Angelica Panganiban have vehemently denied that the actor has a girlfriend in Dumaguete. Rumors have it that Ramsay was seen kissing a girl at the lobby of a hotel in Dumaguete. It was also said that they checked in very drunk and called room service the...
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