| Aug 13, 2014
| 1:08 PM
She's always been larger than life. Now the story of Sue the Tyrannosaurus rex, the pride of the Field Museum, hits the big screen in "Dinosaur 13," opening Friday at the Gene Siskel Film Center — 24 years and three days after she was discovered...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Last fall Tina Brown resigned her stormy post as editor-in-chief at still-not-profitable the Daily Beast, which she co-founded in 2008 with Barry Diller, in order to launch an eponymous media company, write a memoir and -- as it turns out -- shake up...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 3:19 PM
A New York fund manager and his wife have paid nearly $6 million for the Colgate mansion in Sharon, according to town records, the highest price paid so far this year for a home in Litchfield County.
Pablo Cisilino and Silvina Leone purchased the 19-room...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Another New Canaan house designed by the same architect as the well-known "Glass House" is on the market, for nearly $1.6 million.
The Wiley Speculative House — designed in 1954 by Philip Johnson as a prototype for other houses that were never...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Country music superstars Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood have put their place in Malibu up for sale at $7.5 million.
The single-story ranch sits on about half an acre with beach access. Built in 1958, the remodeled house has vaulted ceilings,...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Reports: Second-quarter productivity, June wholesale inventories and sales
Local earnings: None
Other earnings: E. W. Scripps Co., Asiana Airlines Inc., Harbinger Group Inc., Sotheby's and others
Of note: McDonald's July sales
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:30 PM
BUYERS:Kim Kardashian and Kanye West
LOCATION: Hidden Hills, CA
PRICE: (reportedly) $20,000,000
SIZE: 15,667 square feet, 8 bedrooms, 8 full and two half bathrooms.
YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: We know we're a bit behind the 8-ball on this but a complicated...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Vincent Kartheiser of "Mad Men" has listed his tiny Hollywood bungalow at $808,000.
At the center of a walled and gated lot of 2,325 square feet is a vintage bungalow that was built in 1912 and has been reworked into an open-concept pied-a-terre. The...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Joni Gordon was a maternal figure to many local, up-and-coming artists, painter Martha Alf told The Times after Gordon died in 2012.
Gordon owned the celebrated Newspace Gallery on Melrose Avenue from 1975 to 2006. She had no formal education in the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: I have an 11-in.-by-14-in. copper lithograph by Paul Ritter that I rescued from being melted down. I've done some research and all I can find is a little about the artist. Any info and possible value?
A: The item seen in images sent is a flat sheet of...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:43 AM
Michael L. Smith, an attorney with The Health Law Firm, was elected to serve on the Executive Council of the Health Law Section of The Florida Bar.
Barbara Ashley Jones was appointed as an international luxury home specialist in Stirling Sotheby's...