Eat, drink, pee: Basic life functions we screw up

By Jennifer Nelson As you putter through the day tackling your to-do list, do you ever stop and wonder whether you do the little things right? You know, basic life functions like drink, pee and breathe. (Come on. No one really stops to consider if they’re peeing correctly.)...

The search is on for Santacruzan 2011 Sagalas & Hermanas

The Filipino Ministry of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles is searching for SAGALAS HERMANAS, and ANGELS. The Santacruzan 2011 is scheduled at 9 am, on May 14, 2010 at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels. Santacruzan 2011 is a showcase of the Filipinos’ love for our Lady....

All is well between Toni, Ai-Ai

MANILA, Apr 13 (Mabuhay) – Actress and television host Toni Gonzaga has proven that all is well between her and the new Box Office Queen Ai-Ai Delas Alas. On Sunday, Gonzaga approached Delas Alas after the latter’s “The Buzz” interview. “Kasi ayaw ko...

NBA fines Kobe $100,000 for slur

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The NBA fined Kobe Bryant $100,000 on Wednesday for using a derogatory gay term in frustration over a referee’s call. NBA Commissioner David Stern issued a swift disciplinary ruling after the Los Angeles Lakers’ five-time NBA champion guard...

Philippines protests China’s Spratly claim at UN

MANILA, April 14, 2011 (AFP) – The Philippines said Thursday it had lodged a formal protest at the United Nations over China’s claims to the Spratly islands and adjacent South China Sea waters. The newest controversy in the decades-old multilateral dispute centres on...

President Aquino helps lawyers get guns

MANILA, April 14, 2011 (AFP) – Philippine President Benigno Aquino urged government prosecutors on Thursday to carry firearms to protect themselves from defendants – and said he would teach them how to shoot. “We are also concerned about the dangers you face,...

Canned show stirs TV debate in the Philippines

By Jason Gutierrez MANILA, April 14, 2011 (AFP) – Fast-talking comedian Willy Revillame is one of the most popular television personalities in the Philippines with a legion of poor fans who crave the thick wads of cash he hands out to audience members. But to many critics,...

5 Easy Tips for a Happy, Healthy Heart: How Small Changes Can Lead to Big Result

(NewsUSA) – Experts have found that good nutrition and eating a variety of fruits and vegetables continues to be one of the best ways to safeguard our health. Unfortunately, this time-tested advice proves more easily said than done, and heart disease remains one of the top...

Financial Literacy Lessons: A Family Affair

(NewsUSA) – Studies have shown that parents have the greatest influence on their children’s financial habits, and now, more than ever, mothers and fathers are taking the primary role in educating kids about healthy money management. “Most financial experts agree...