| Mar 2, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Ask Chicago's chicest designer what keeps the rooms she creates looking of-the-moment, and she'll tell you: "What I care about," says Alessandra Branca, "is comfort in a home. I am not worried about what is trendy. I design for my clients and nothing...
| Dec 20, 2013
Of course we want to look especially fabulous at holiday time. Right now, makeup questions abound and so do solutions from your devoted Answer Angel Ellen.
Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I have never understood makeup brushes. Too many shapes, kinds. What...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 6:58 AM
WASHINGTON— News out of President Obama’s interview with comedian Zach Galifianakis: POTUS will go to pretty much any length these days to plug healthcare.gov.
In the latest installment of “Between Two Ferns” —...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Everyone knows (don't they?) that 60 is the new 40. Or is it 30? Anyhow, three questions that touch on the issue of age …
Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I would like to get a makeup update but hesitate for two reasons. First, I know that any cosmetic...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Still wondering how to celebrate Valentine's Day?
How about an oyster fest or murder-mystery dinner?
Read on for a sampling of sweet events.
Pile on the aphrodisiac with the three-day Oyster Fest at Tribes Alehouse, 11220 W. Lincoln Hwy....
| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:01 AM
The show opens with Aloe Blacc performing "Wake Me Up." This is one of those songs that I've heard a million times but couldn't have told you the title or the singer.
Now that we've gotten rid of a few couples, we should go back to the individual walk-...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:22 PM
The following is a transcript of President Obama's interview with Zach Galifianakis on his Funny or Die show, "Between Two Ferns."
Galifianakis: Sorry I had to cancel a few times. My mouse pad broke last week and I had to get my great aunt some diabetes...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:35 PM
President Barack Obama's appearance on Zach Galifianakis' Funny or Die Web series "Between Two Ferns" is the viral video of the day, but while your friends on Facebook may be laughing, not everyone is into the joke. Especially those on the White House...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 2:34 PM
So what does the fox say in China? "Hey, I'm not a donkey!"
Donkey meat eaters in China were upset to learn that some of the donkey meat sold at Wal-Mart actually contained fox DNA. Wal-Mart has recalled packages of it's "five-spice" donkey meat sold at...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Swedish furniture giant IKEA may get one step closer next week to building its largest store in the United States as its proposed expansion project is slated to come before the Burbank Planning Board on Monday.
The retailer announced a little more...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Burbank educators approached the school board Thursday night to discuss what they believe should be restored in the district as local school officials look to bring back some programs and staff positions that were affected by years of state budget cuts....