| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:29 AM
Fleetwood Mac, with Christine McVie back in the fold, is apparently having too much fun to stop.
The quintet -- McVie, Lindsey Buckingham, Stevie Nicks, Mick Fleetwood and John McVie -- announced 28 new shows, beginning on Jan. 16 in St. Paul, Minn.,...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:51 PM
The title of the show, "Good vs. Evil," seemed fitting enough. TV personality, author and former chef Anthony Bourdain is known for his biting, caustic and often profane wit; French chef and culinary star Eric Ripert is stylish and urbane with a...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Football in cold weather? Oh, I've been there in Buffalo and Green Bay.
"How cold was it, uncle Jerry?"
•It was so cold, reporters were becoming pickpockets just to keep their hands warm.
•It was so cold, chickens were volunteering at KFC....
| Nov 16, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Before he played drums in the insanely popular pop-rock band 5 Seconds of Summer, Ashton Irwin had a different job in his hometown of Sydney, Australia.
“I worked at a KFC,” he said Saturday night from the stage at the Forum in Inglewood....
| Nov 13, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Sometimes you wait a decade for a follow-up and get something not just bad, but bad enough to make the predecessor seem worse than you remember. (Cough, Zach Braff’s “Wish I Was Here,” cough.)
Other times you get something like “...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 4:09 PM
The Michelin Guide this week serves up its judges' annual assessment of Chicago-area restaurants. As always, it should be a hefty helping of red meat — or well-prepared portobello mushroom — for those whose mouths water at the prospect of...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 10:40 AM
What I'm reading today, from the world of dining:
- Chicago magazine is reporting that L2O, the Lettuce Entertain You restaurant with two Michelin stars, is closing at the end of the year to reconcept. Chef Matthew Kirkley stays on board, and the...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 3:16 AM
Hungry? Here's a roundup coupons and freebies to get you through the week:
Boston Market: Free kids meal with an individual meal purchase; expires Oct. 31.
Bubba Gump: 10 percent off with AARP card.
Buca di Beppo: Save $15 on two pasta entrees;...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 3:28 PM
When you're craving fried chicken and a hamburger with bacon, KFC has the answer. The fried chicken fast-food chain recently introduced the KFC Zinger Double Down to locations in South Korea.
It's a hamburger topped with bacon, barbecue sauce and...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Some people sit down with an entire quart of their favorite ice cream after a bad breakup. Others raid the candy aisle at the grocery store or see how many Fireball shots they can take in one evening. One heartbroken woman in China decided her local KFC...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 9:04 AM
Welcome to Friday. Everyone's temperature normal?
Of course it is, because you don't have Ebola. But if you've been watching any sort of news lately, you probably think the guy sneezing next to you on the CTA DEFINITELY does.
It was hard to sort...