| Oct 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The next time you hire a private car to take you to the airport or to a South Florida restaurant, you may just be hitching a ride with the nation's top driver.
Syed Islam, 40, has been named the 2014 Limousine and Sedan Chauffeur of the Year by the...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 9:47 AM
Lissette Sanchez, a graduate of Oak Ridge High School in Orlando, said she allowed Florida A&M University band members beat her to earn privileges on the Marching 100's percussion bus.
Sanchez, 21, testified this morning at the Orange County...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Seth Rogen has been set to star as Steve Wozniak opposite Christian Bale in Sony's Steve Jobs biopic, sources confirm.
Variety reported on Oct. 15 that Bale was in talks to star in "Jobs," Sony's biopic about the late Apple co-founder. Writer Aaron...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:24 PM
In just a decade, Thai-American designer Thakoon Panichgul has accomplished a lot.
He launched and sustained his own namesake luxury clothing label, Thakoon, as well as the contemporary-priced Thakoon Addition collection, which is sold in 180 stores...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:00 AM
On the roof deck of his Santa Monica office, Interscope Records' Chairman and Chief Executive John Janick took a break between meetings late on a Friday afternoon. The 36-year-old, dressed in an unassuming gray T-shirt, was just three months into his...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:30 AM
You could call it the march of progress. First, technology allowed you to preset your VCR, and later it let you program your TiVo. Now you can watch videos on demand on your phone or tablet. Next up: devices and apps that let you set and reset your home's...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 11:51 AM
The following items were taken from Oak Park police reports:
A 21-year-old Glen Ellyn man was charged with child abduction after he grabbed a 15-year-old Oak Park girl on the 400 block of Madison Street at 8:52 p.m. July 29 and tried to pull her into...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Christian Bale is eyeing — or i-ing, if you prefer — the role of Apple founder Steve Jobs.
The 40-year-old English actor is in talks to play the charismatic tech genius who gave the world the iMac, the iPod and the iPhone in Sony's...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Christian Bale is set to play Steve Jobs in Sony's upcoming biopic about the late Apple co-founder, screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has confirmed — and he didn't even need to audition to land the part.
"We needed the best actor on the board in a certain...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 8:20 PM
Apple Inc. finished off its year in a big way, reporting a standout fourth quarter thanks to strong sales of iPhones and Macs.
The Cupertino, Calif., company reported Monday that net profit rose 12.7% to $8.5 billion for the three months that ended...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:51 PM
The following items were taken from Oak Park Police Department reports:
Three 16-year-old boys tried to steal a UPS package containing a Sky Lander children's toy off the front porch of a home on the 200 block of Wesley Avenue at 1:42 p.m. Sept 14. They...