| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:11 AM
Stephen Gaghan, who has an Oscar for screenwriting, and his fashion designer wife Minnie Mortimer have sold their Brentwood home for $5 million, just a tad above their $4.995 million asking price.
Set on more than an acre, the white-trimmed two-story...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 6:21 PM
Chicago police Superintendent Garry McCarthy was “cracking jokes” not long after undergoing a medical procedure to unblock his arteries Thursday at a downtown hospital, his second-in command said, but the department disclosed scant details...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy was released from Northwestern Memorial Hospital on Saturday after undergoing a medical procedure to unblock his arteries this week.
McCarthy "is doing very well, resting comfortably at home and looking...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:34 AM
In a week when the NBA Finals and the World Cup will consume many hours, viewers also will get Hillary Clinton, "Duck Dynasty" and a Jane Fonda tribute. How's that for variety?
The NBA Finals: The Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs meet in Game 2 at 8 p....
| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:00 AM
TNT may be selling the single-case-per-season timeline of its new detective drama, but amid television's recent age of Aquarius, "Murder in the First" stands out mostly for its simplicity. The show, which premieres Monday, investigates a series of murders...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:10 PM
TNT's new whodunit didn't look like a ratings stiff in its premiere Monday night.
The crime drama "Murder in the First" scored the biggest audience for a TNT series premiere in two years, which bodes well for a network that has recently struggled with...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Standing outside his tent pitched on the sidewalk by a defunct downtown diner, Jimmy Stewart III wondered aloud where he'll sleep after city officials force him to leave Friday morning.
The city is set to remove Stewart, 54, and a couple dozen other...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The 2014 Fall Movie Preview is a broad snapshot of films opening through Oct. 31. Release dates and other details, as compiled here by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
My Old Lady
A down-on-his-luck New Yorker inherits a Parisian...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 5:39 PM
Sixty New York City police officers will wear body cameras as part of a pilot program in the wake of a federal lawsuit challenging the department's controversial stop-and-frisk tactics and the recent death of Eric Garner during an arrest, city officials...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Fans of FX’s vampire drama, "The Strain," have already seen archvillain Thomas Eichhorst without his pancaked and prosthetic-enhanced human face -- translucent skin, bald pate, demonic eyes, missing nose and ears.
Not a pretty picture.
| Aug 28, 2014
Something wonderful happens in the final minutes of "Love Is Strange." A careful, humble examination of a marriage opens up emotionally, thanks in large part to co-writer and director Ira Sachs' use of a gorgeous lullaby, Chopin's Berceuse Op. 57 in D-...