Too much TV as a young adult may harm brain in mid-life: study

(Miami, United States–AFP) – Too much television-watching in young adulthood could lead to cognitive problems in mid-life, suggested a study Wednesday that tracked more than 3,000 people for 25 years. People who reported watching more than three hours of television...

Miriam endorses Manny Pangilinan for President, tells public not to vote for celebs

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago on Wednesday endorsed businessman Manuel “Manny” Pangilinan to be the next president of the country as she urged the public not to vote for celebrities. In her speech during a leadership talk for Maynilad which is headed by...

Filipino artist goes big in Hollywood

By Hannah De Castro-Abinuman Winston Quitasol may not be a name familiar to many. But a lot of people have seen his work. If you watched a Hollywood movie any time between 1992 to now, chances are, you’ve already seen at least one of the films he worked on. As a visual effects...

Enrique says Liza is too young for him

Actor Enrique Gil has downplayed a possible romance with “Forevermore” leading lady Liza Soberano, noting she’s too young to commit to a romantic relationship. “Sa ngayon hindi pa pwede kasi bata pa siya. She’s only 17 and she’s not at the right age yet. But alam naman niya na...

Coco tries comedy in new film with Vice Ganda

Coco Martin, who is known for his dramatic roles in films and television, is ready to take on comedy in his first movie co-starring long-time friend Vice Ganda. The 33-year-old actor shared what to expect from the Star Cinema project on the sidelines of the joint thanksgiving...

Not all obese people prone to poor health: study

(MIAMI–AFP) – US scientists encouraged 20 obese people to eat extra fast food for several months, and found that about a quarter stayed in good health despite the additional pounds they gained. The study in the January 2 edition of the Journal of Clinical...

Claudine Barretto excited to work with Judy Ann Santos

ACTRESS Claudine Barretto expressed her desire to star opposite actress Judy Ann Santos-Agoncillo in one project. The mother-of two shared that it always wanted to work with the “I Do” and “Bet on Your Baby” host on television and movies. It became impossible for both of them to...

Comelec set to name more overspending candidates

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Commission on Elections (Comelec) chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr. said the poll body is set to reveal more names of candidates who committed campaign overspending in the previous elections. “Within the next few weeks maraming tatamaan sa expenses limit, iyung mga...

Comelec asks media companies to file report on pol ad airtime

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is asking media organizations to submit a report detailing political advertising on radio and television. “Hihingi rin kami ng mas epektibong kooperasyon mula sa media entities na mag-submit sila ng report, as required by...

Google Street View takes fans behind the scenes of Emmy-nominated shows

(Relaxnews) – Fans of Emmy-nominated TV series like “Downton Abbey,” “Breaking Bad” and “House of Cards” can get psyched for the awards show Monday by making virtual visits to filming locations and TV sets via Google Maps. Fans of the...