| May 5, 2014
| 5:09 AM
Seth Meyers broke out a Chicago accent during his monologue on Thursday’s episode of “Late Night with Seth Meyers” when joking about the city’s ban on plastic grocery bags. The former Northwestern University and iO alum...
| Jun 8, 2014
Mayor Rahm Emanuel's push to attract more tourists to Chicago creates a classic "frenemy" situation: The tourist city is both friend and enemy of the real city. It lures visitors and their dollars, yet in catering to tourist expectations, it threatens...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 11:19 AM
The Midwest will remain home to the vast majority of Big Ten championships, the conference announced Thursday.
Indianapolis’ Lucas Oil Stadium secured the football title game through 2021, while Chicago’s United Center will host the men&...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:34 AM
I fully agree with the Tribune’s editorial against locating George Lucas’ proposed Cultural Arts Museum on what is now the Soldier Field parking lot — for an additional reason.
I enjoy visiting the Field Museum of Natural History,...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 7:39 PM
Beyond the jaw-dropping skills of the team's stars and Coach Q's immaculate mustache, Blackhawks fans will have plenty to remember—and forget—from this season.
THAT WAS AWESOME
For the second straight season, Patrick Kane...
| May 31, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Brandon Marshall has had his share of Soldier Field touchdown sprints in his two seasons with the Bears.
On Saturday, the All-Pro wide receiver presided over a different run, joining more than 200 motorcyclists to launch the Brandon Marshall Mental...
| Jun 1, 2014
Chicago tourism officials have committed to raise nearly $2 million in sponsorships for the James Beard Foundation Awards, a pledge that helped lure the event, considered the Oscars of American dining, to Chicago in 2015 from New York.
| Apr 28, 2014
| 9:17 AM
It’s official: Beyoncé and Jay Z are hitting the road together this summer.
Mr. and Mrs. Carter have announced their first joint tour.
The On the Run tour, named after their Grammy-nominated collaboration on Jay Z’s most recent album &...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 11:17 AM
The couple that tours together...
Beyonce and Jay Z will be bringing their "On the Run" tour to Chicago's Soldier Field on July 24.
The couple, will tour together for the first time this summer, the R&B singer and rapper announced on Monday....
| Apr 28, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Following weeks of speculation, musical power couple Beyonce and Jay Z have confirmed that they will hit the road this summer for their "On the Run" tour.
The two will embark on a 16-city tour of the U.S. and Canada beginning June 25th at Miami's Sun...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf and Kings captain Dustin Brown were named finalists Tuesday for the NHL’s Mark Messier leadership award.
The award, in existence since 2007, recognizes “the player who exemplifies great leadership qualities to his...
| May 4, 2014
This year marks a big anniversary for the home of one of Chicago's favorite teams, and you can imagine the hoopla as its great moments in sports, music and other history are celebrated.
You can try to imagine it, anyway.
Soldier Field turns 90 this...