| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"This is not the white people Emmys," said comedian Erik Rivera before the live telecast of the NCLR ALMA Awards on Sept. 27. Tasked with warming up the crowd, he reminded the audience to smile and have a good time before the cameras starting rolling...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Northwest Side native Justina Machado has the kind of gut-busting, boisterous, vibrant laugh that's infectious. It comes straight from her diaphragm, each open-mouthed “Ha!” articulated like an opera singer performing a climactic aria. It isn'...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 12:41 PM
Two photographers from Central Florida have been named winners in a contest where their images may inspire movies created by a Ron Howard film festival project.
Project Imagination invited the public to submit still photos in ten different themes for...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Breastaurants begone: Female diners are carving out their own space in the restaurant industry, with actress Eva Longoria’s women-focused steakhouse SHe the latest entry.
The “Desperate Housewives” star is closing her restaurant Beso...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 10:22 AM
When the competition on the ice ended last week in Boston with the Blackhawks hoisting the Stanley Cup trophy, the competition among Chicago's trendiest hangouts began.
American Junkie co-owner Bradley Parker said he texted three Blackhawks players to...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 9:24 AM
Back in 2011, one night after PJ Morton watched his future Young Money record label boss and rap megastar Lil Wayne perform at the DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston, Mich., the soul-pop singer returned to the venue to perform pop hits such as "Moves...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
It's not just the usual suspects — Rita Ora, Megan Hilty, Christina Aguilera — rocking platinum hair. This year we've seen a blond Beyoncé on those Pepsi billboards around town and even perennial brunet Anne Hathaway wearing an icy hue....
| Jul 8, 2013
| 11:45 AM
George Clooney and Stacy Keibler are a couple no more, or are simply on the rocks, depending on which source you put more stock in Monday morning.
According to People and Britain's Sunday People, the two have called it quits after about two years of...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 12:13 PM
Three Things on this Miami Dolphins-New York Jets overtime madness:
Thing 1: Can't blame Joe Philbin for calling the timeout just before Nick Folk's first attempt at the game-winning field goal.
That's what you do in that situation.
It's just horrible...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Scarlett Johansson, Eva Longoria and Kerry Washington explain why women should vote for Barack Obama in new MoveOn.org video....
| Oct 30, 2012
| 4:41 PM
NBC has unveiled its plans for midseason, including the start date for the next cycle of “The Voice.” The Peacock Network decided to do two editions of the popular singing contest this season. Once the fall show ends, “The Voice”...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Longoria served alongside Kal Penn as co-chair of Obama's campaign -- a largely ceremonial title -- and recently made a video with Scarlett Johansson and Kerry Washington encouraging women to vote for Obama....