| May 1, 2015
| 6:55 PM
A hipster Silver Lake home may not be the typical setting for a network talk show, but Grace Helbig is far from a traditional host.
The 29-year-old digital star, who has amassed nearly 2.3 million subscribers on her YouTube channel, clutched a Red...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 4:45 AM
The Prancing Elites are unlike most dance teams.
The troupe, from Mobile, Ala., consists of five black, gay and gender nonconforming dancers who compete in a style of dance called J-Setting, a lead-and-follow form of hip-hop mixed with cheerleader-...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 3:58 PM
When Jimmy Fallon sought to turn the popular lip sync competition feature from the "Tonight" show into a television series, NBC turned down one of its biggest stars — a decision that at least initially seems like an embarrassing mistake.
| Apr 7, 2015
| 5:18 AM
For reasons unexplained, four excellent ballads were released this weekend. One arrived first via a televised sporting event and a marketing campaign, another via that same campaign and a third arrived in a late-night network TV debut. The fourth?...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 9:21 AM
It seems that Gabby Douglas has come out of hiding. In a big way.
Last weekend, the all-around gymnastics champion from the 2012 London Games returned from a three-year hiatus to compete at the Jesolo Trophy in Italy.
Now comes word of a reality TV...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 3:38 PM
Carrie Okninski was on a family vacation in Scottsdale when she discovered Orangetheory Fitness. The 15-year fitness industry veteran and Glenview mom of three said that after trying a class, she immediately began inquiring about opening a studio in...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 9:13 AM
When Lake Hills firefighter/EMT Debbie Lowe was new to the job 17 years ago, she came across a cat involved in a house fire.
"We tried to use a (human) oxygen mask, but it was very difficult. It didn't fit right," she said. "We kept on trying and the...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 7:00 AM
“Glee” took its final bow Friday, and although lots of people had already left the show behind -- some even after Season 1 -- I clung to it. No matter how bad, boring, cheesy or depressing it got.
Because I am, and perhaps always will be,...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 8:33 PM
Tattoos have come a long way from Popeye's anchor and the iconic heart-bound "Mom." Today's tattoos are bold statements, true works of art, explosions of color and self-expression adorning any body part that can withstand a needle.
Just don't call...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 7:50 AM
Get inked, watch people get inked, learn about tattoos and compete in tattoo contests at the 8th annual Skindustry, the Lehigh Valley Tattoo Expo, Friday through Sunday at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center.
This is the first year at the Sands and...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Stephanie Horbaczewski's company, StyleHaul, manages 5,000 YouTube stars who dazzle 60 million viewers a month with watch-'em-and-learn videos such as "My Shower Routine!" and "2 Ways to Get Princess Jasmine's Hair."
The YouTube videos, sponsored by the...