| Jul 16, 2014
| 1:21 PM
The front door stood wide open and Rachel Bertsche could be seen from the street, zooming through the foyer of her Lincoln Park townhouse, a peach Lululemon blur in black tights. I stepped tentatively inside the doorway and reconsidered immediately:...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Sorry, crowd-funded potato salad. You just got mashed. Now winning the Internet in the really obscure Kickstarter campaign department: one man's proposal for a truly inspired "sequel" to "Breaking Bad" starring Val Kilmer and Slash (because obviously)...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:30 PM
In a bid to tap the hefty 38% tax breaks of Spain's Canary Islands, Beverly Hills-based Defiant Pictures, run by producers Lucas Jarach and Nicolas Veinberg, has launched a private capital film fund in partnership with Spanish investment firm Grupo Eneas....
| Jul 11, 2014
We walk the aisles at the grocery store. We see those magazines. The glossy-haired beauties with the more-white-than-white teeth. The newly baby-bumpless celebrity mom who exudes yogi-style peace. The kale-refreshed Oscar-winning starlet, whose living...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Jewelry designer Loree Rodkin has just picked a cookie off a plate in the cafe at Ikram, the high-end women's clothing boutique in Chicago, when she sees a smiling face approaching. It's Sting's manager, Kathy Schenker, who's in town with him for his...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 9:07 PM
Mary Rodgers, composer of the musical "Once Upon a Mattress" that helped make Carol Burnett a star and author of the "Freaky Friday" story, has died. She was 83.
Rodgers died Thursday at her home in New York after a long illness, her son Alec Guettel...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Leave it to Olivia Palermo to make shorts elegant enough for her wedding day!
"The City" alum-turned-style icon married model Johannes Huebl in Bedford, N.Y., over the weekend and shared a few unexpected details from the big day on her blog. ...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Sorry, "Hocus Pocus" fans -- Tina Fey is not producing a sequel to the cult 1993 comedy. Instead, Fey is said to be in talks with Disney to produce and star in a currently untitled movie that is centered around witchcraft, but is unrelated to the Bette...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Yes, those are models on the cover of Vogue's September issue. Joan Smalls, Cara Delevingne and Karlie Kloss, to be exact.
Anna Wintour and her well-heeled minions seem to have accepted digital media's clout, because these aren't just any models; they'...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 8:30 AM
For mere mortals, it's hard to watch events like the prime-time Emmys — coming up Aug. 25 — without wondering if it would ever be possible to look as pulled together as the stars. After all, who has the resources of these celebrated women?...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:30 PM
AOL named Nate Hayden VP of originals and branded entertainment, following the departure of AOL Studios head Gabriel Lewis.
"Gabe (Lewis) has left to pursue other opportunities," an AOL rep said. Friday is Lewis' last day at AOL.
Hayden (pictured above)...