| Nov 19, 2014
| 8:24 AM
From the sexiest man alive to the deadly attack in a Jerusalem synagogue, the Internet is buzzing on this Hump Day. Here's what's trending today:
1. Chris Hemsworth
People Magazine named Hollywood actor Chris Hemsworth the "sexiest man alive" for...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Finale week of Season 19 has come upon us, ballroom fans! Stars we had never heard of have now become like close friends, and the coveted Mirrorball trophy has sparkled its way into the glitterverse orbit. The four remaining couples danced two dances in...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 4:13 PM
It could become a Thanksgiving tradition: Justin Timberlake, the boy band survivor turned all-purpose entertainer, filling Southern California's arenas every November in the run-up to the holidays.
That's the prospect he seemed to be envisioning,...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Despite the ponderous title, the Smashing Pumpkins' ninth studio album, "Monuments to an Elegy" (Martha's Music), is practically lighthearted by Billy Corgan standards. Corgan hasn't gone all One Direction on us, but it's by far his most concise, pop-...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 11:02 AM
"Frozen" is better than Beyonce, Taylor Swift and One Direction, according to the year-end Billboard charts. The soundtrack for the Disney animated blockbuster movie has landed in the No. 1 spot of the Hot 200 Albums chart for 2014.
"Let It Go," the...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Arts, fitness and sports park programs would be expanded under the proposed $448.6 million Chicago Park District budget released on Thursday, but fees would increase for programs, parking and permits.
The proposed 2015 budget had the highest year-over-...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 6:58 PM
If it hasn't been enough of a Monday for you, chew on this: Justin Bieber was reportedly the highest-paid entertainer younger than 30 in the past year, taking in about $80 million.
He's also the youngest on Forbes' list of the top-earning celebs under...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Dr. Dre can easily bank on being Forbes highest-paid musician of 2014.
The self-proclaimed "first billionaire of hip-hop," producer and mogul leads the magazine's annual earnings list with $620 million before taxes, which he primarily amassed not from...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Fees for Chicago Park District park programs, parking on park property and permits for special events will go up next year to balance the $448.6 million budget approved on Wednesday.
The park district's board of commissioners approved the budget with...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Props to Ellen DeGeneres for putting Orlando Bloom's latest unkempt haircut on blast.
"The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" star has been sporting a floppy man-bob as of late, not unlike that of a certain One Direction boy-bander whose name kinds...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 7:00 PM
In the crowded exhibit space, where everyone's talking at once, the Web designer is eager to make her pitch.
Litzully Cota's got her patter down — and she's delivering in a voice clear and loud enough to be heard.
"My friend got bullied," she...