| Jan 30, 2014
| 6:57 PM
As a child, Rachel Thomas was fascinated with breaking things because she likes to, in her own words, “test boundaries.”
Recording and performing under the name KSRA, the 29-year-old Logan Square resident does the same with her genre-defying...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Gay media can’t seem to make up their minds about Chicago recently. Here, RedEye breaks down four recent rankings.
The ranking: OutTraveler.com, Incomparable Gay Neighborhood
Chicago’s spot: No. 1, Boystown
The methodology: Editors...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Mariah Carey and her husband, Nick Cannon, have put their home in Bel-Air up for sale at $12.995 million.
The gated three-acre property centers on a Hamptons-inspired mansion with canyon, city and reservoir views. The 11,750 square feet of interiors...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Sharp-tongued Simon Cowell arrived in the U.S. from Britain 12 years ago as the face of a show so powerful that competitors coined it the "Death Star" because it destroyed everything around it.
But Cowell's effort to follow "American Idol" with his...
| Feb 18, 2014
Dance steps with Will Smith. A concert with U2 under a blood-red sky. Tributes from Robert DeNiro, Lindsay Lohan, Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert and Mike Tyson. Not bad for a first day on the job.
Rather than brag about the entire affair, Jimmy Fallon, clad...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 11:17 AM
Jimmy Fallon kicked off his reign as the new host of "The Tonight Show" on Monday in the same Rockefeller Center studio where Jack Paar hosted the show in 1957. And as part of the celebration of bringing the show back to New York City, a parade of stars...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 4:15 PM
The announcement came on Facebook and it came as a cold, surprising slap to the face. The announcement shook baseball's terra firma from the Bronx to Fenway. Yes, that was what we felt in Connecticut about 2 p.m. Wednesday.
Yet when you think about it,...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 12:09 PM
“Simplethings” opens with fuzzed-out guitar chords, slow-tempoed and menacing but still seductive. The singer, Miguel, has a story to tell, but he doesn’t seem to be in too big of a hurry to get through it.
With deep echo that...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 7:16 AM
As he excavated 40 years of hip-hop culture for the VH1 documentary "The Tanning of America: One Nation Under Hip Hop," Miami filmmaker Billy Corben turned up footage of Sean "Diddy" Combs at the 2004 Democratic National Convention bantering with a...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 7:00 PM
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| Feb 21, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Around the corner from the Fendi store and Mr. Chow in Beverly Hills, in two modest, sunlit rooms four floors above Brighton Way, Mario Gonzales spends his days quietly saving Hollywood butts — as well as waists, shoulders and bosoms.
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:22 PM
A musical group that holds an attendance record for Allentown Fair is coming back to Sands Bethlehem Event Center. So is a comedian who had his own television sitcom as well as his own talk show. And a comedian who......