| Feb 6, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Start of Koschman investigation looks more like a bungle than a conspiracy Friday's print column What did members of the Richard M. Daley administration know about the 2004 fatal attack on David Koschman, and when did they know it? A......
| Feb 7, 2014
What did members of the Richard M. Daley administration know about the 2004 fatal attack on David Koschman, and when did they know it?
A Chicago Sun-Times story Wednesday about the release of special prosecutor Dan K. Webb's 162-page report on the...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:52 PM
Over the course of a 17-month investigation, after nearly 150 interviews and a review of more than 300,000 pages of records, special prosecutor Dan Webb found no evidence that former Mayor Richard Daley exerted political pressure to shield one of his...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Despite his critical success in films like "Boogie Nights" and "Capote," Philip Seymour Hoffman said he never really dreamed of leaving the stage.
"I just thought I'd ride my bike to the theater. That's what was romantic to me," the NYU Tisch School of...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Nanci Koschman had spent almost a decade waiting for this moment.
After a sleepless night, she sat in a Rolling Meadows courtroom Friday fighting back tears as Richard “R.J.” Vanecko, a nephew of former Mayor Richard Daley, turned to face...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 6:54 AM
The narrative during the first month of the Miami Heat's season was how the second unit arguably was good enough to contend for a playoff berth of its own in the Eastern Conference.
That's when Ray Allen and Norris Cole were coming off the bench at...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Every night gunshots lullaby me to sleep
In ruins of abandoned buildings
the broken glass is where we bottle up all our broken dreams. . . .
Hold the dream with me, as it breaks loose from Jameale Pickett's poem. Something beyond the insane dance of...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 9:54 AM
The documentary "Life Itself," directed by Steve James of "Hoop Dreams" and "The Interrupters" and based on the late Roger Ebert's 2011 memoir, could have settled for well-meaning hagiography or a feature-length pitch for sainthood. Many of Ebert's far-...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 5:13 AM
Talks between the Cubs and rooftop owners are at an impasse amid the first legal shot, continued disagreement over outfield advertising signs and convention weekend rhetoric.
As a result, the much-hyped $300 million Wrigley Field renovation — and...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 8:30 AM
A life spent at the movies gets the cinematic epitaph it richly deserves in "Life Itself," documentarian Steve James' meticulous and intensely emotional portrait of the late Roger Ebert. Given unfettered access to Ebert during what turned out to be the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 6:14 AM
Chicago Real Estate Daily is reporting: The Chicago Sun-Times has ended its lease at 350 N. Orleans effective at the end of 2014, according to building owner Shorenstein Properties LLC. The newspaper's owner has been leasing 98,000 square feet at the...