| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:08 AM
On Tuesday night, Stephen Colbert couldn't wait to address the growing crack smoking scandal that's engulfing Toronto Mayor Rob Ford.
Describing the hefty Ford as a "Chris Farley tribute mayor," Colbert relayed the news that Toronto police had confirmed...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:49 AM
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is the gift that keeps on giving for late-night comedians. On Wednesday, Jimmy Kimmel couldn't get the actual Rob Ford to speak, but he had the next best thing: "Parks and Recreation's" Jim O'Heir doing his best Rob Ford impression....
| Nov 20, 2013
| 7:21 AM
A half-century ago, John F. Kennedy, Walter Cronkite and Marilyn Monroe were celebrities in their own spheres, but they stayed in their spheres. JFK never tried to be anything but a political figure, Cronkite never strayed from journalism and Marilyn...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 12:39 PM
CAIRO — Twelve people were injured in clashes across Egypt on Tuesday, as protesters gathered to commemorate the second anniversary of deadly street fighting that preceded parliamentary elections following the toppling of longtime autocratic...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:52 PM
The latest poll on Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's job performance makes one wonder what the crack-smoking, foul-mouthed, short-fused leader of Canada's biggest city would have to do to turn off voters.
Ford's popularity has hardly been dented by his...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 10:24 AM
The craziness that is the Rob Ford saga continues.
The Toronto mayor, who made worldwide headlines after his crack cocaine scandal, has reportedly been offered a porn deal.
TMZ reported that Vivid Radio is making an offer to Ford to star in his own...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford isn't shy about his love for football -- and other things -- but it was good to see that one Buffalo Bills fan didn't put up with his shenanigans during Sunday's game in Toronto against the Atlanta Falcons.
| Dec 2, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has stolen your seat. What do you do?
It's a packed football stadium. He's eating wings. He's famous for his foul mouth, his ability to move quickly despite his large frame, and his admitted use of crack.
Would you be a little...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Old-timers may recall the old days when Canadian politics were not just dull but almost blank. As empty as a modern white-on-white canvas depicting some vast snow belt in the featureless depths of Arctic winter.
But that was before Toronto's mayor and...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:20 PM
The end of the year means rounding up "best of" compilations, and though you may be able to catch up on movies or albums or TV shows, it's really tough to see every popular bit of viral video that floated through the Internet in the past year. So thanks...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 5:46 AM
There are few things more important to me than credibility. So when Pete Wentz told me Fall Out Boy wasn’t getting back together, only for Fall Out Boy to announce it was reuniting the same day my story ran in the Tribune and RedEye, I was furious....