| Nov 8, 2013
| 11:03 AM
What would you do if you returned to your car only to find it being towed away? If you're like the rest of us, you'd cuss up a blue streak and you might even try to stop the tow truck driver from making off with your car.
Well, an Alabama tow truck...
| Nov 7, 2013
** (out of four)
It’s tough to forget Saoirse Ronan’s three 2013 stinkers for long during “How I Live Now,” which in its first 15 minutes features her character blabbering in voiceover (“The Host”), insisting on...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:28 PM
Sharon Osbourne says she's sorry she told the women on "The View" that they could go [bleep] themselves.
But we're guessing she's probably not sorry for all the PR her comments and subsequent apology have generated. And that's why lately "The Talk"...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:10 AM
3.5 out of 4 stars
Do you remember the episode of the Flash cartoon “Homestar Runner” when the Cheat holds a lightswitch rave and Strong Bad yells at him? (If not, watch it immediately.) That’s...
| Sep 23, 2013
She's a University of Chicago senior, but native Chicagoan Rae Gray isn't worried about finding a job after graduation. She's been working as an actress since she was five.
"I think education is very important and it's important to have a degree, but...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
I didn't need a cup of joe to jolt me awake this morning. I filled up my gas tank instead.
I own a 5-year-old, fuel-efficient Honda Civic that gets me from here to there economically, a highly valued attribute after a dozen years of putting...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:12 PM
We got a witch war, people! And Marie Laveau is raising a zombie army to fight it in "Fearful Pranks Ensue," the fourth episode of "American Horror Story: Coven."
Spoilers: Stop reading if you are not caught up.
Marie's none-too-pleased with Fiona...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 3:39 PM
I talk to the dead.
Whenever I'm startled by the shapes and colors in the sky, I talk to my brother Bill, an artist who loved to paint the clouds.
Some days I talk to my friend Steve, usually along the lines of, "Where the bleep are you, Daley, when I...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:35 PM
Four men were arrested overnight Sunday after they tried to hijack a car belonging to an off-duty police officer, county prosecutors said.
Marcus Johnson, 36, of the 4100 block of South Prairie Avenue; Deonta Brown, 21, of the 7400 block of South Yates...
| Oct 24, 2013
*** (out of four)
Closing out Survival Month at the Movies (“Gravity,” “Captain Phillips,” “12 Years a Slave”), “All is Lost” presents the gravity of being Captain Redford for eight days. No, that isn&...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 4:17 PM
When "Scrubbing In," MTV's new reality series about travel nurses, airs its first episode Thursday night, it will have a formidable act to follow in terms of media outrage and water-cooler gossip.
In short, it will have to top its own trailer.