| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:07 PM
Two suspects in their early 20s were charged Monday night in the shooting last week at a park in Chicago's Back of the Yards neighborhood that left 13 injured, including a 3-year-old boy, Cook County prosecutors said.
The break in the case came as the...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:04 PM
Julie Chen of "The Talk" shared a big secret Wednesday on the show: She had plastic surgery done on her eyes in the hope of advancing her career.
The reason? She'd been told she'd never make the anchor desk in Dayton, Ohio, because she was Chinese. Then...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Did Julie Chen of "The Talk" have a nose job? She did, after all, recently reveal she'd had surgery early in her career to make her eyes look "less Asian." There had to be more, right?
The answer, straight from the horse's mouth on Wednesday, was an...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 11:51 AM
A Chicago woman has sued the village of Skokie and one of its police officers, alleging she was seriously injured after being shoved headfirst into a jail cell bench after a drunken driving arrest last winter.
Cassandra Feuerstein, 47, said in a federal...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 5:43 AM
"Beliebers," as they're called, are known for their hardcore dedication to pop idol Justin Bieber, but it seems one 33-year-old man may have out Beliebed the star's entire teeny-bopper fan base.
Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter Toby Sheldon spent...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:23 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Getting that nose job could boost your self-esteem and quality of life, according to a new report. But the evidence is a bit shaky, researchers looking at studies of people who had plastic surgery found.
The report's lead...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Images of an expertly sculpted nose on a Chinese man's forehead may be shocking to many, but plastic surgeons say the use of forehead tissue for nasal reconstructive surgery dates back thousands of years.
The practice of using flaps of tissue from...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
It's funny sometimes who considers us their friend.
A reader in the Midwest writes to tell me that one of her neighbors who considers my reader a friend runs a service business out of her home but has not reported any income for tax purposes for at least...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 12:23 PM
How much would you pay for the perfect profile picture?
In India, young Facebook users are reportedly paying thousands of dollars for plastic surgeries solely for the purpose of improving the way they look on Facebook and other social networks.
| Jul 12, 2013
| 8:28 PM
Tumblr has tapped into parents, and some Facebook users are going to great lengths to get the perfect profile picture.
Moms are joining Tumblr: Since Tumblr was bought by Yahoo, users have created 14 million new blogs. It seems many of those users...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Before you spring for that face-lift, take another look in the mirror — the face looking back will only look about three years younger and be no more attractive than it was before surgery, according to a new study.
While there’s a...