| Jun 17, 2014
| 9:00 PM
A shield law sounds like a plot device on "Game of Thrones." In reality, it's not nearly as exciting. Yet it's far more important — not just to the journalists it would protect, but also to the citizens it would serve.
A shield law prevents...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Plainclothes officers spotted a man pulling up his shirt to show off a handgun in Humboldt Park on Saturday night and arrested him after he ran into a nearby building, Chicago police said.
Jorge Ortiz, 26, told police he wasn’t a gang member but...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Tribune Publishing will carry $350 million of debt when it spins off as a stand-alone company, $25 million higher than previously stated. That figure includes a $275 million cash dividend payable to Tribune Co., which remains the same.
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:29 PM
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association announced at its board meeting Thursday afternoon that two Chicago philanthropic institutions, the Zell Family Foundation and the Negaunee Foundation, have given the parent body of the Chicago Symphony...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:04 PM
In an unusual move, Chicago-based ad agency Cramer-Krasselt has essentially told its client, Panera Bread, to take this job and shove it.
Peter Krivkovich, chairman and CEO of Cramer-Krasselt, sent a memo to employees Wednesday morning saying the...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 12:43 PM
The Federal Communications Commission was attacked by Republicans and Democrats during a congressional hearing Wednesday on the regulatory agency's media-ownership rules.
Among the issues debated were the FCC's long-standing rule prohibiting one company...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:01 AM
NBC 5 president and general manager David Doebler has paid $2.8375 million for a three-bedroom, 3,102-square-foot condominium unit in Trump Tower in Rver North.
Doebler joined WMAQ-Ch. 5 in the spring of 2013 from an NBC-owned TV station in Hartford,...
| Jun 10, 2014
The Los Angeles Times today announced the schedule for The Taste, its annual celebration of Southern California’s vibrant, influential culinary scene, returning to Paramount Pictures Studios’ iconic backlot over Labor Day weekend. Reflecting...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 1:13 PM
ABC is discontinuing its Live Well digital network, a national lifestyle channel with Chicago roots.
Live Well Network features 24/7 home, fashion, food and health shows, with offerings such as “Live Big with Ali Vincent,” and “My...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 10:04 PM
The billionaire suitors came one after another, pulling up to the beachfront mansion just steps up the coast from the exclusive Malibu Colony. A lucky few had been asked to meet with Shelly Sterling — the Clippers were for sale.
| Jun 6, 2014
| 6:40 AM
Foto: Un policía asegura la escena en la Universidad Seattle Pacific, después de que el recinto fuera evacuado debido a un tiroteo en Seattle, Washington.
La policía buscaba el viernes que pudo haber provocado que un hombre armado con una escopeta...