| Feb 14, 2012
| 1:46 PM
We're surprised Megan Auman had the time to chat with us. After all, she's not only a jewelry designer and metalsmith, but an educator and entrepreneur (yes, we feel like slackers, too).
Auman, 30, began her eponymous jewelry line after graduate school...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 1:13 PM
We feel like slackers. Megan Auman is not only a jewelry designer and metalsmith, but an educator and entrepreneur. Auman, 30, began her eponymous jewelry line after graduate school in 2006, and her work, found at meganauman.com, is sold at more than 60...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 8:20 PM
The fall TV season chugs on in October with tons of new and returning shows premiering. I'll do a photo gallery of top choices soon, but here's a complete as I can make it list. I miss something? Leave a comment and I will add it.
Saturday, Oct. 1...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 1:52 PM
Simon Cowell of "The X Factor"
Q: What is it about "The X Factor" that makes it more competitive?
A: I don't know if it's the money or the show, seeing people who want to compete in the real world. Something about this show that has shown me a...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 8:40 PM
When a match between John Cena and The Rock was announced the day after WrestleMania last year, many people wondered how WWE would keep the momentum and interest for the inevitable collision strong from a whole year.
Most of the build-up seems logical --...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Chicago once again played host to a Mike Tyson-Evander Holyfield reunion Saturday, just like it did when the two former boxing rivals appeared on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" in 2009. But rather than reunite in front of a live studio audience, they smiled and...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Dule Hill sounded a little bit like his always-hungry character Gus on USA Network's "Psych" when he came to Chicago this week.
The actor ate a pineapple and Canadian bacon pizza at Giordano's on Thursday and planned to go to Lou Malnati's for more pizza...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 3:19 PM
"Psych" fans who have waited almost a year for Season 7 will be duly rewarded Wednesday night with the first of three funny, creative episodes I've had the chance to watch.
For those of you who aren't already fans, "Psych" (9 p.m. CT Feb. 27, USA; 3.5...
| Aug 9, 2013
When he first hit movie theaters as the young Daniel Larusso in "The Karate Kid", Ralph Macchio never imagined how much of an impact the role would have on his life. Now, almost 30 years later, the seemingly ageless actor is still being reminded of how he...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:30 AM
In a directing career that has spanned four decades, John Badham has had more than his share of hits, including 1977's "Saturday Night Fever," for which John Travolta earned his first Oscar nomination, as well as 1983's "Blue Thunder," 1986's "Short...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:39 PM
Country musician Brad Paisley and his wife, "Nashville" actress Kimberly Williams-Paisley, have sold a home in Pacific Palisades for $2.5 million.
The restored house, with more 1920s character than country vibe, features a two-story living room with a...