| Apr 17, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Poveglia, an island just off the coast of Italy that's considered one of the most haunted places in the world, is being put up for auction as a way for the country to settle its public debt, TIME is reporting.
During the plague outbreak, the 17-acre...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 10:00 PM
This is an edited interview from Zimmern’s appearance at Sunday’s Printers Row Lit Fest.
Q: You’ve dined in Chicago more than most out-of-towners. How would you describe our food scene to someone unfamiliar?
A: In the last 10 years,...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:34 AM
In a week when the NBA Finals and the World Cup will consume many hours, viewers also will get Hillary Clinton, "Duck Dynasty" and a Jane Fonda tribute. How's that for variety?
The NBA Finals: The Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs meet in Game 2 at 8 p....
| May 9, 2014
If the crowd doesn't draw you into the Good Eating tent stage at Printers Row Lit Fest, the tempting aromas will. Each year, the staff of the Tribune's Good Eating section brings cookbooks to life by hosting author conversations and food prep...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:27 PM
If you'd like to know where your kids want to go this summer, just ask them. Sixty-three percent of U.S. parents say their children influenced where the family went on summer vacation, a 2014 Portrait of American Travelers report says. Before anyone...
| May 6, 2014
On his Travel Channel series, "Trip Flip," comedian and on-air personality Bert Kreischer surprises people with action-packed vacations that are designed to fulfill items on their travel bucket list. Kreischer, 41, resides in Los Angeles with his family....
| Jun 25, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Google gave developers an early look at Android TV at its I/O conference Wednesday, its newest attempt to let Android-based devices work better with HDTVs, set-tops and other entertainment systems.
For Google, the Android TV platform -- which includes...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The "Transformers" franchise has become just as much about the cars as they are about the shape-shifting robots. And no one has benefitted more from the exposure of their vehicles in the films than General Motors, with Chevrolet's Camaro enjoying a...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:43 AM
The Travel Channel has postponed the premiere of Adam Richman's new show "Man Finds Food" shortly after the television host got into an Instagram brawl over the hashtag #Thinspiration. The show, which follows Richman on his quest to find hidden food...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:39 AM
UPDATE: Richman’s show has been pulled by Travel Channel, reports The Washington Post.
TV host Adam Richman wants to give viewers the "keys to the culinary kingdom."
Well, the keys to his culinary kingdom, which are decidedly not royal....
| May 20, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Scripps Networks Interactive's Travel Channel and its Ulive online-video site will fund an original digital series with a budget of up to $30,000 out of submissions entered into this fall's New York Television Festival.
According to NYTVF, the...
| May 21, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Advertisers may look to the USA cable outlet for shows like "Suits" or reruns of "Modern Family." But they are also taking an interest in someone who never appears on the network's primetime schedule.
Since September, traffic reporter turned daytime host...