| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Ever since the pop-punk band All Time Low was founded by three Dulaney High students, lead guitarist Jack Barakat has been a teen heartthrob.
Now one teenage girl might be able to claim she is close with the musician: Abigail Breslin, who came to fame as...
| Nov 13, 2013
The Rev. Francis X. Lawlor was a high school teacher in the late 1960s when he came to citywide attention for efforts some decried as racist to slow the movement of African-Americans into white neighborhoods on Chicago's Southwest Side.
| Nov 12, 2013
| 10:11 AM
Ever since the pop punk band All Time Low was founded by three Dulaney High students, lead guitarist Jack Barakat has been a teen heart throb.
Now one teenage girl might be able to claim she is dating the musician: Abigail Breslin, who came to fame as...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Nicole Kidman had her share of an "intoxicating" level of fame when she was married to Tom Cruise — but 12 years later, she's not upset that that has faded.
Kidman, 46, now lives in Nashville with her husband, country star Keith Urban, and their...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 8:19 AM
Decades before he spearheaded the musical "Chicago," Bob Fosse spent his first 17 years in the same city, minus the quotation marks, living a double life that reads more like show business myth than fractured reality.
The man who lived that life...
| Nov 3, 2013
In awarding the 2013 Heartland Prize for Nonfiction to "The Third Coast: When Chicago Built the American Dream" by Thomas Dyja, the Tribune celebrates an important cultural history of mid-20th century Chicago.
This stylishly written and deeply...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Chris Brown saw a felony charge of assault reduced to a misdemeanor Monday afternoon when he appeared in a Washington, D.C., courtroom after spending time in jail following an altercation early Sunday morning.
The R&B singer and his bodyguard,...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Kate Moss, a fixture in Vogue and go-to cover girl for Harper’s Bazaar since the early 1990s, commands millions of dollars to preen and vamp in clothing by Calvin Klein, Dolce & Gabbana and Gucci.
So what’s the British supermodel doing...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 5:34 PM
Nearly a week after "Scandal" First Lady Mellie Grant got sloshed and told off her philandering husband, fans still are buzzing about "Drunk Mellie."
Bellamy Young is happy to hear it, but she was initially terrified about delivering the moonshine-...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The job came with certain unassailable perks. When Raquel Pomplun was anointed Playboy's 2013 Playmate of the Year, the 25-year-old model knew she could expect a Playboy Mansion luncheon hosted by Hugh Hefner, a tomato-red 2014 Jaguar convertible and...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Disrobing for the cameras may not be easy at first, but after a while it can acquire a certain workaday familiarity. "Now I don't even get nervous about it," Lizzy Caplan said after a day of shooting on the Sony lot in Culver City.
Such anxiety could be...