| Dec 8, 2011
The G-8 and NATO summits being held in May in Chicago are expected to draw thousands of protesters, and Christie Hefner had heard that some local CEOs were being told by their senior staff to "get out of town" that week to avoid them.
The warnings were...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 5:57 AM
The problem with restaurants with a view is that their customers don't want them to change. We want to freeze them in time so we can always remember the big anniversaries, the bigger birthdays, the graduations and holidays exactly as they were celebrated....
| Jan 17, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Novelist Karl Taro Greenfeld is putting his Pacific Palisades home up for lease at $6,500 a month.
The Cape Cod-inspired single-story house, built in 1948, contains three bedrooms, two bathrooms and 2,000 square feet of living space. The gated writer's...
| Feb 2, 2012
Thousands of people in Illinois are considered long term unemployed, meaning out of work for six months or longer. Lourdes Duarte looks at a Chicago jobs program that offers new hope.
34 year old Del Phillips of Chicago has a masters degree, a decade...
| Feb 6, 2012
Wish your kids came with instructions? Well, that's why we've created "The Parent Handbook!" It's our week-long initiative to help parents raise smarter, healthier, all-around better children.
And we begin, before the birth -- with books and blogs,...
| Jan 9, 2012
Triple-threat writer/director/actor Ed Burns stopped by the studio to talk about his latest movie "Newlyweds," which is available in stores now.
Buzzy (Edward Burns) and Katie (Caitlin FitzGerald) are a newly married couple living a seemingly conflict-...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 5:06 PM
'Annie Leibovitz: Pilgrimage'
This exhibition of one of America's best-known living photographers showcases more than 70 photographs taken between April 2009 and May 2011. The display is unusual because unlike much of the artist's works,...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 10:04 AM
What started out as movies on a Saturday night at the Reckord Armory in Bel Air has grown into a true film festival on Main Street attracting film lovers of all ages. In its third year, the Town of Bel Air Film Festival will transform Reckord Armory...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Anna Gristina, the alleged Upper East Side Madam is due back in court Thursday. The soccer mom of four is accused of running a multi-million dollar prostitution business catering to a list of clients earning big bucks.
She has been jailed at Rikers since...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 5:47 PM
Throughout most of New York City, the number of rapes is increasing. While it's a disturbing trend, an authority on sexual assault says that in at least one way the higher number is a good thing, although it would be better if the number were reduced....
| Oct 11, 2011
| 2:14 PM
Singer ... actor ... activist ... all major elements of a singular life.
Harry Belafonte overcame racism to emerge as a major force not only in entertainment but also in civil rights. Making its HBO debut Monday, Oct. 17, after showings at the Sundance...