| Sep 17, 2013
| 7:03 PM
A man who had to be cut from an air duct in an Oak Lawn strip mall about 11 hours after a robbery at a bank next door was convicted today in the $230,500 bank robbery, attorneys said.
Charles Estell, of Chicago, 39, was charged with confronting two...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 2:00 AM
He leans forward at the desk in his cluttered study, fanning out three baseball cards like a man unveiling the winning hand in a poker game.
The faces are in black and white, the subjects in bow ties and upturned mustaches. The names — Gleason,...
| Jul 3, 2013
Not that Johnny Depp did them for free, but Disney Enterprises Inc. owes Depp and his mock-heroic portrayal of the knave Jack Sparrow a great deal for the financial success of the four "Pirates of the Caribbean" pictures. You know how it is with four...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:34 PM
A man who robbed a Chambersburg (Pa.) bank on Monday before leading police on a high-speed chase and wounding two state troopers in a running shootout died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to the Cumberland County district attorney.
| Sep 9, 2013
| 7:59 PM
A man police said robbed a bank in Franklin County later died and several troopers were injured after a pursuit that ended in Cumberland County, according to Pennsylvania State Police.
State police responded to an armed robbery of an M&T Bank at 1798...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 6:30 AM
A high-octane South Korean remake of the 2007 Hong Kong crime thriller "Eye in the Sky," "Cold Eyes" sustains its nervy tension all the way. For a work that hews so close to its source in dramatizing a police surveillance operation against a sophisticated...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 4:32 PM
On Demand DVD New Releases Sept. 2-8: Now You See Me A team of illusionists use their trickery to pull off bank heists during their performances, giving the money to the audiences in attendance. Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Morgan Freeman (PG-13, 1:55) ...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 5:40 PM
It's an age-old Florida question: Disney World or Busch Gardens?
Before I had a kid, I never had to ask (or go).
But now that I have a 7-year-old, I finally made the pilgrimage to both places this year (over the strenuous objection of my Ghost of...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 11:08 AM
BEIJING -- “Transcendence,” the upcoming Johnny Depp sci-fi film directed by Christopher Nolan’s longtime cinematographer Wally Pfister, will get a boost in China from DMG Entertainment, the Beijing-based company that helped add...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Batman fans aren't exactly applauding the news that Ben Affleck will be the next actor to portray Bruce Wayne on […]...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:05 AM
A chronicle of the life of Bob Guccione, an examination of the bank robber who inspired “Dog Day Afternoon” and a painterly inquiry from the latter half of Penn & Teller are among the documentaries receiving the world-premiere treatment from...