| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:39 PM
The player: Ekpe Udoh
The scoop: Udoh is a 27-year-old power forward/center, whom the Clippers signed in early September. He was drafted by the Golden State Warriors as the sixth overall pick in the 2010 draft. In March 2012, he was traded with Kwame...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 10:15 AM
She doesn't look like you think she will — sun-dyed hair, dirt under her fingernails. She shouldn't, of course: It was nearly two decades ago that she hiked the Pacific Crest Trail, brave and alone at 26.
But this is the image of Cheryl Strayed...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 12:17 PM
One of the more intriguing entrants to the holiday/late award-season calendar is “Selma,” indie filmmaker Ava DuVernay’s take on Martin Luther King Jr. and three critical months in the civil rights movement circa 1965.
The film, which...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Where the hell did Wednesday go? Well, for me, most of it passed by so quickly because a bunch of kittens got Uber'd into our office, and I spent the rest of the day itching my beard, as I am highly allergic. So, that's why my link dump is getting to you...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Since it was founded, Seismic has played a major role in the creative marketing of some of Hollywood's most influential and awarded movies.
Brokeback Mountain (2005)
Seismic's highlighting of Jake Gyllenhaal's reading of the line "I wish I knew how...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise finalized their divorce more than two years ago, but the breakup still remains a topic of interest due to the tight lip around the high-profile split.
The actress appears on the cover of People magazine this week and...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 3:25 PM
That I have spent more than four decades writing for newspapers has done nothing to enlighten me to the mystery of photography. Working with dozens of men and women with cameras who accompanied me on hundreds of stories, I have watched as they did their...
| Oct 27, 2014
A Parkland woman lived one of her dreams this weekend: meeting Oprah Winfrey....
| Oct 28, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson will be among the performers at the Concert for Valor on Veterans Day, HBO announced Tuesday.
The concert on the National Mall in Washington will feature the Black Keys, Eminem, Dave Grohl, Jessie J, Metallica, Rihanna,...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:28 AM
Event highlights this weekend and beyond in the Western suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit: triblocal.com/events.
All Hallows Eve: Village of Fear
| Oct 24, 2014
| 10:34 AM
The University of Illinois at Chicago plans to submit a lofty proposal to create an Obama presidential library corridor, using public transportation to link its Near West Side academic campus to a desolate site in North Lawndale that has been devoid of...