| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Meeting Arsenio Hall at a hotel restaurant in Chicago, several things strike you:
He is extremely polite and instantly likable, good qualities in someone once again asking America to spend an hour each weeknight with him. His Chicago background, while...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Seth Meyers and Hannibal Buress are coming home for the fifth annual TBS Just for Laughs Chicago comedy festival in June.
Evanston native Meyers, who runs the "Saturday Night Live" writers' room and "Weekend Update," is one of the festival's anchors--get...
| May 30, 2012
| 5:45 AM
We all know him, but not all of us love comedian Bill Maher, who hosted the controversial television shows "Politically Incorrect" and "Real Time with Bill Maher,"produced his own movie, Religulous, and has taken on every hot-button issue of our times....
| Dec 31, 2012
| 9:53 AM
I look forward to January TV because one of my favorite shows, FX's "Justified," always premieres at the midseason. But the 2013 midseason schedule is special for another reason: "Cougar Town" begins its new life on TBS Jan. 8, the same night Season 4...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 2:33 AM
The competitive nature of southwestern Indiana's 8th Congressional District has led pundits and political observers to call it "The Bloody 8th."
We're starting to think north-central Indiana's 2nd District also deserves a nickname, albeit a less gruesome...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Anthony Weiner is cheered 'Don't go Weiner!' by supporters in New York...
| May 11, 2011
When you're talking about the killing of Osama bin Laden, do you say "we" or "they"?
The main edition of the May 3 Chicago Tribune carried the headline, "How the U.S. got bin Laden." The tabloid edition, with a smaller headline space, read "How they...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 9:53 PM
September marks the beginning of the fall TV season, so get ready for an onslaught of new and returning shows. As you can see from the chronological list of season and series premieres below, things start out a little slowly, but about mid-month, when the...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Now that the holidays are (almost) over, you're probably ready for your favorite shows to return as the midseason schedule kicks in. A lot of brand new shows premiere in January as well. So get ready. Here's a list of series, season and winter premiere...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 3:14 PM
Meet another member of South Florida's many-sided faith community. This week we're talking with the Rev. Dwayne Black, spiritual leader at Second Presbyterian Church of Fort Lauderdale.
Q: This church has been through some hard times. What do you plan to...