| Jun 2, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The following items were gathered from River Forest police reports.
A 25-year-old man with a large tattoo on the back of his neck stole a 3.4-punce bottle of Chanel Coco Mademoiselle perfume valued at $120 from Ulta Beauty Supply, 7231 Lake St., at 7:24...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Unless you are a direct descendant of Rip Van Winkle, you know that my hometown of Detroit is mired in the largest-ever municipal bankruptcy. As a crack financial journalist, I monitor the situation intensely, in case the city suddenly remembers it left a...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 9:13 AM
It hardly seems the time to think about Christmas trees, wrapping paper and yuletide carols, but planning the holiday season in advance can save you time, money and frustration.
"I have to start planning now, or I don't get anything done until...
| Apr 15, 2014
To shoot her latest photo series, Amber Arbucci stripped naked and leapt into an algae-rich lake filled with millions of golden jellyfish. The part-time Miami resident swam alone for seven hours with a waterproof camera and zero protection. The...
| May 4, 2014
| 2:58 PM
The following items were taken from Northbrook police reports:
A 31-year-old man from Dolton was charged with drunken driving, driving with a suspended license, no registration, no insurance, improper lane use and improper parking on a roadway after a...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, flew solo Tuesday night for a charity dinner at Windsor Castle -- but despite his wife's absence, there was no lack of glamour surrounding the royal.
Wills was hosting the event, sponsored by designer Ralph Lauren, to...
| May 12, 2014
| 2:19 PM
The following items were taken from police reports in Orland Park.
An 18-year-old Riverdale man was charged with speeding, driving on a suspended license and operating a motor vehicle with obstructed (heavily tinted) windows April 19 on the 15100...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 4:33 AM
Men have been known to drool over sexy lingerie ... but spit on it?
Guess spit happens.
A dude, identified as Sean Maize, 27, of Royal Palm Beach, is accused of exposing his junk to a Victoria's Secret worker and spitting on clothes in the store,...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 7:04 PM
As far as corporate notices go, they don't get much creepier than this recent alert from Verizon Wireless.
The company says it's "enhancing" its Relevant Mobile Advertising program, which it uses to collect data on customers' online habits so that...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 4:07 PM
Prince William, Duchess Catherine and their son Prince George have touched down in Australia.
William, 31, the second in line to the British throne, stepped off a Royal Australian Air Force jet carrying him and his family just after 2:35 p.m. Sydney...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Jenny McCarthy and boyfriend Donnie Wahlberg are engaged, and the controversial co-host of "The View" is hysterically ecstatic about the upcoming nuptials. Seriously, check out the video footage.
McCarthy, 41, made the announcement on the ABC's chat...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:00 PM
This spring, Lana Del Rey's stylist, a hirsute Brit who goes by the moniker Johnny Blueeyes, ventured to the Fashion District in downtown Los Angeles to pick out free things for his client.
When he arrived at the showroom of Chic Little Devil, a style...