| Jul 31, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Brian Williams totally went into proud-dad mode as he announced his daughter Allison Williams' casting in NBC's live musical production of "Peter Pan."
The typically serious anchor (and sometime rapper) got cheeky Wednesday night on "NBC Nightly News"...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 4:44 PM
What will “Saturday Night Live” make of Mitt Romney's secretly taped comments to donors in Florida? You don't have to wait till Saturday night to find out. NBC offers an “SNL Primetime Election Special” at 8 tonight. The half-...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 7:11 PM
Picking up where their last debate left off, Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich resumed battling Thursday night over personal integrity and the tenor of their respective campaigns, each accusing the other of unfair character attacks.
Romney, clearly itching...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 5:36 PM
The Casey Anthony verdict was the top story on national evening newscasts.
"There was a gasp across the country in front of millions of televisions this afternoon," ABC anchor Diane Sawyer said in describing Anthony's acquittal.
"A guilty verdict was...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 4:31 AM
Day 2 of Lollapalooza in Grant Park has crossed the finish line. Here’s an hour-by-hour account with reporting from yours truly (GK) and the ever-vigilant Bob Gendron (BG):
11:44 a.m.: Want to go to Lollapalooza without having to buy tickets?...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 7:44 PM
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Where’s Jessica Rabbit when you need her? At least the cartoon starlet of “Who Framed Roger Rabbit” had a sense of humor that might’ve helped her fellow vamp, Lana Del Rey, rise above the ho-hum on “Born...
| Nov 23, 2010
| 5:11 PM
Early next year the Pritzker Military Library will be moving to its new 30,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility (104 South Michigan Ave.), which will include a lecture hall and a high-definition television production studio in addition to its...
| Mar 9, 2012
Be a prisoner of fashion. In a good way. Traditional felon fare — black and white stripes — is huge for spring.
Look around. Now that I've called this to your attention you'll see them everywhere. On a recent mall stroll I spotted so many...
| Dec 17, 2010
| 9:35 AM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Two presidents, four television news anchors and a 10-year-old son who looked ready to take dad's place behind the microphone turned out to bid Larry King farewell as he pulled the curtain down on his CNN talk show Thursday after 25...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 5:49 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- A Los Angeles judge has set a February 5 trial date for the civil lawsuit filed by Bryan Stow asking for $50 million to cover future medical costs and pain and suffering stemming from the attack last year outside Dodger Stadium.
| Sep 7, 2011
| 4:27 PM
Eight Republican candidates for president gather today at the Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley for a 105-minute debate that is likely to focus on the race’s new front-runner, Texas Gov. Rick Perry.
Perry, who vaulted into the lead among ...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 9:39 AM
Chelsea Clinton's transition from an intensely private to a "purposefully public life" became complete Monday night with the former first daughter's debut as a correspondent on NBC's "Rock Center with Brian Williams." (see video below)