| Apr 22, 2015
| 10:54 PM
It's Opening Day 2050 and you are at Tomorrow Park cheering on your favorite team against the dreaded Cubs as they begin yet another championship defense.
You peer out toward the giant video board to catch a replay of a dazzling catch,...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 6:26 AM
A Japanese Brewery has come out with a new collagen-infused beer aimed toward women, promising them if they drink it they will become so attractive, according to Forbes.
Problem is, there are so many things wrong with this claim and this beer as a...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 4:01 PM
As the state's efforts to get a non-euphoric medical marijuana oil to severely epileptic children move forward, the University of Florida is proposing a study to answer a key question: Does it even work?
Dr. Paul Carney, professor at the UF Department of...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 7:31 AM
He walked into a Skokie courtroom as Randall John Esche on Wednesday, but left with an entirely new name: Randy Pizza Candy.
The name Randy Candy is something Esche, 36, of Uptown, has gone by since 4th grade, inspired by an obsession...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 11:40 AM
One facet of yoga involves reconnecting with the past, and Jimmy Barkan is following his own teachings.
Barkan, whose trademarked Barkan Method includes studios in Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton, is returning to professional singing. He'll perform...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 8:18 AM
Killer Mike is going from the Coachella stage to the lecture hall.
After turning in two excellent weekend performances in Indio with his duo Run the Jewels (alongside collaborator El-P), the outspoken rapper will elaborate on his work's many deeply felt...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 8:00 AM
The gay rights movement is undoubtedly experiencing its most successful years: bans against same-sex marriage continue to fall; men and women have come out of the closet in business, entertainment and sports; and LGBT characters are mainstays on...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 5:56 PM
Where motherhood thrives, there too shall ye find the hormone oxytocin.
Oxytocin is plentifully present in a woman's body at the time of her child's birth -- and in its medicinal form, called Pitocin, it will even induce labor. It surges each time a...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 6:21 PM
A couple of years ago, a panel of experts convinced me that “Stalker,” Andrei Tarkovsky’s beautiful and magically melancholy 1979 film of environmental paranoia, is secretly a stoner comedy. It started with Geoff Dyer’s book...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 11:51 AM
NEW YORK — Former AIG President and CEO Robert Benmosche, who led the insurer's turnaround after its $182 billion government bailout, has died of lung cancer at age 70, the company announced Friday.
The company says Benmosche died Friday morning at...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 1:25 PM
I've spent my entire life wondering what it would be like to be in my last year of high school. I imagined fun elective classes with my friends and knowing what I want to do with my future, just like I've been told all my life. And sure, senior year is...