| Aug 2, 2014
| 12:25 PM
RICHMOND — The trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell is nothing short of a Virginia spectacle.
Here are some tidbits from the first week of testimony that didn't make it into our coverage, or that got glossed over more quickly than deserved.
| Sep 16, 2014
| 8:30 AM
New and expanding businesses are altering the landscape a bit in Hinsdale's downtown business district.
Deyan Missbrenner and his father, Damir Missbrenner, recently opened Solaris Jewelry, 9 E. First St.
Hinsdale already has several jewelry stores,...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Gisele Bundchen has gotten pretty cozy at the top of Forbes' list of highest-paid models.
The Brazilian supermodel, 34, has topped the financial magazine's annual list for the eighth year in a row by earning an estimated $47 million. That's a $5-million...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Taylor Swift will be stomping back down the glittery runway at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show for the second time.
But she won't be clad in the brand's boudoir offerings. No, Swift will join pal Ed Sheeran, petite pop star Ariana Grande and Hozier...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 9:49 AM
The Costume Ball, presented by the Costume Council of the Chicago History Museum, was held Nov. 14 at the museum, with more than 200 fashion-loving guests in attendance. The black-tie affair debuted "Chicago Styled: Fashioning the Magnificent Mile", an...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 8:10 AM
People this week named Australian actor Chris Hemsworth ("Thor," "The Avengers," "Snow White and the Huntsman") the sexiest man alive. Leading the Wrap to ponder, why hasn't Ryan Gosling ever been crowned? Because Gosling doesn't want it, sources say....
| Oct 15, 2014
| 4:30 PM
I'm five days into my trip to Italy and I haven't seen a single Italian woman wearing yoga pants.
This has become my method of finding an American to take my picture: I look for the most casual attire I can find -- someone wearing jeans, leggings,...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 12:42 PM
The Waldorf Astoria retail space that once housed Perchance Boutique is transforming this weekend into a Christian Siriano pop-up shop where the designer will hawk his first fragrance.
The two-day pop-up at 11 E. Walton St. will open Friday 10 a.m. to 7...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Nicki Minaj, Alicia Keyes and Ariana Grande were among the performers at the MTV Europe Music Awards, which took place in Glasgow, Scotland, on Sunday. Winners included One Direction, Five Seconds of Summer, Minaj, Grande, Katy Perry, Justin Bieber and...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 10:26 AM
When your grandmother is Diana Vreeland — a fashion legend known for her groundbreaking and influential work at Vogue, Harper's Bazaar and the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum, how do you pay tribute to her? This was the enormous task...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 8:55 AM
When she isn't playing spunky characters like Katniss Everdeen, Jennifer Lawrence walks red carpets in elegant gowns by Dior, the couture house for which she is a celebrity face. From the time she wowed us in Dior Haute Couture while accepting an...