‘GunTV’ to sell firearms to US viewers

New York, United States | AFP |   – Americans will soon be able to snap up the latest firearms from the comfort of their sofas with the launch in January of GunTV, a 24-hour shopping channel. It comes with gun violence in the United States under renewed scrutiny after Wednesday’s...

SCE to tether manhole covers in Long Beach, issue bill credits

Customers who were without power for more than 24 hours will get a $100 credit By Mary Ann Milbourn Southern California Edison (SCE) will provide a $100 bill credit to those who were without power for more than 24 hours during the latest outage in downtown Long Beach, and crews...

Kentex wants vindication, insists it was an ‘accident’

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The lawyer of Kentex Manufacturing Inc. said the company “suffered a total business loss.” Despite this, he said the owners’ families and friends have pooled their resources together for the initial compensation of survivors and kin of the victims in the...

Group warns vs. toxic substances in beach toys

MANILA (Mabuhay) – An ecological group on Saturday warned of toxic substances in plastic beach toys being sold in Manila’s Quiapo district. The EcoWaste Coalition said some of the toys had pthalates or synthetic chemicals that make PVC plastic items pliable and durable, but may...

Buying a used car is too stressful for most consumers

(Relaxnews) – Nearly nine in 10 people believe that there should be an easier or better way of shopping for or selling their car. Whether it’s via a dealership, from an independent garage or an online listing service, US consumers believe that the playing field...

2015 KIA K900 and Soul named among best cars for families by U.S. News & World Report

Kia stands out in Luxury Large Car and Hatchback segments IRVINE, Calif. – Kia Motors America (KMA) is proud to announce that U.S. News & World Report has honored the K900 flagship1 sedan and the 2015 Soul urban passenger vehicle with “Best Cars for Families” awards in the...

2 Fil-Ams win in municipal elections in LA county

By Nimfa Rueda LOS ANGELES – Two Filipino-Americans were re-elected to serve a four-year term on the city councils of Cerritos and Carson in Los Angeles County, according to semi-official results released Wednesday Mark Pulido, currently mayor of Cerritos, topped the city council...

Tesla tops US best car list for 2nd year

(Washington, United States–AFP) – Consumer Reports named the luxury electric Tesla S its top car for the second straight year, calling the market-shaking sedan a “technological tour de force.” The annual top-10 ranking, based on independent road...

Kia’s sporting ambitions for Geneva

(Relaxnews) – At the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, the Korean car company will be unveiling a new GT model line that it hopes will add a little more heat to its current Cee’d range. Kia has taken its time in entering the hot hatchback market and its first genuine attempt,...

2015 Honda Fit, CR-V named ‘Best Resale Value’ vehicles by KBB.com

TORRANCE, Calif. – Honda has received two Best Resale Value Awards from trusted vehicle valuation source Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com. The 2015 Honda Fit (automobiles.honda.com/fit/) earned the top award in its segment for projected resale value after five years of ownership....