| May 1, 2012
| 9:35 PM
The news keeps getting worse for CNN, with April ratings that sunk to their worst levels in more than 10 years. The ill tidings for the No. 3 cable news network were led by the 10 p.m. airing of "Anderson Cooper 360," which ebbed 26% compared to the...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:25 PM
I guess having eight kids means you have to become a fairly decent cook. Berks County mom Kate Gosselin has been posting her recipes and tips for feeding her family on her blog Kateplusmy8, in a regular "Menu Monday" feature......
| Aug 1, 2012
| 10:23 AM
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:07 AM
Reality TV star and mother of eight Kate Gosselin will run the Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago mini-marathon July 22 in Grant Park.
What’s your excuse for not running?
The former star of TLC's "Jon & Kate Plus 8" will take part in the 3 mile...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 1:50 PM
You can count on at least one celebrity taking part in the XSport Fitness Rock 'N' Roll Chicago Half Marathon every year, whether it's performing on stage during the post-race party at Butler Field in Grant Park or running the course through the Loop...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 7:31 AM
Lady Gaga has ordered fried chicken at Table Fifty-Two and deep dish pizza at Lou Malnati’s during past visits to Chicago, but the “Born This Way” singer opted for vegetarian-friendly restaurants during last week’s stay in the...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Last week, I wrote about HBO's "Game Change" right after screening the two-hour film about the 2008 presidential campaign of John McCain and Sarah Palin. You can read it here.
I described the film as "so political in so many good ways," and predicted...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 1:21 PM
At nine months of age, they hadn't yet left the hospital, the babies standing at the crib rail. And yet the Henn quadruplets, photographed weeks before they left St. Agnes in October 1947, were already veterans of the international media spotlight —...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 5:39 AM
We start right off with the encore -- Sabrina and Louis' quickstep.
To all of you who thought the "caught unaware backstage" opening was real last night -- they do it again, so, no. They go for the dramatic drop at the end again and Louis looks like he's...
| Aug 30, 2010
| 4:36 PM
If you were watching actual "Mad Men" last night instead of "Mad Men" picking up prizes at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday night (guilty!), you missed a few priceless moments -- from the show intro, above, which might be the world's only video...