| Jun 5, 2012
| 11:36 AM
As expected, no players from the University of Virginia had to deal with what would've been one of the ultimate athletic emotional swings - getting eliminated from NCAA tournament play late Sunday night, only to be chosen Monday in the opening round of...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 11:07 AM
Despite Nicki Minaj's no-show taking most of the spotlight at Hot 97′s Summer Jam 2012, there were plenty of highlights that went unsung.
We caught up with Hot 97′s Morning Show's Cipha Sounds and Peter Rosenberg backstage where they shared...
| Jun 14, 2012
"Are you ready to play some Double Dare??"
What person in their 20s or 30s doesn't remember the sound of Marc Summers' voice hosting the ever-popular, splat-happy Nickelodeon game show Double Dare?? Thanks to Frankford Hall and Philly Beer Week,...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 1:47 PM
A Moroccan-style estate that was once owned by entertainer Merv Griffin is on the market in La Quinta at $9.5 million.
The 39-acre equestrian compound includes a racetrack, a 5,000-square-foot main house, four casitas, three one-bedroom staff quarters...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Test your trivia knowledge July 9 and you could become a contestant on "Who Wants to be a Millionaire." The game show, which airs locally on WGN, will audition possible contestants for the upcoming 11th season on July 9 at Rivers Casino Des Plaines....
| Jul 5, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Shortly after the power went off in my home Friday I located my battery-operated transistor radio and tuned in WBAL to listen for emergency information about the storm. Much to my surprise and dismay, WBAL was broadcasting "the post game show from...
| Jul 5, 2012
Over the last several weeks, Developer Funcom has been working to launch their brand new MMO title, The Secret World; a title based on the unique MMO premise of present day myths legends, secret societies and puzzles. A very interesting combination on...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 11:19 AM
It was 46 years ago today that the NFL awarded franchise number 25 to a group of New Orleans area investors. That day the then States Item newspaper announced a contest to create a name for the team. Immediately, the leading contender became “The...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 2:04 PM
Mary F. Goodson, a retired government worker and longtime member of Fulton Baptist Church, died Sunday of pancreatic cancer at Northwest Hospital.
She was 72.
The daughter of a police officer and a homemaker, Mary Frances Stanton was born and raised...
| Nov 2, 2012
Mr. T drops by WGN Studios and plays everyone's favorite game show...The Grand Prize Game!
| Aug 20, 2012
Turtle Wax. Try saying it without smiling. No company in the world sells more automotive appearance products than Turtle Wax. And it’s still based in the Chicago area, privately held, and family owned. WGN’S Steve Sanders shows us a rare...