News » Page 32

patrickcarney

in Music

Black Keys drummer dislocates shoulder in freak accident

The rocker was hospitalized in the Caribbean after he was slammed to the ocean floor by a massive wave.

idinamenzel

in Entertainment

Idina Menzel, Taye Diggs secretly divorced

The "Frozen" star finalized her divorce following a 10-year marriage to the former "Private Practice" actor.

jayz

in Music, Sports

Jay Z wants to get into the soccer game

The rap superstar is reportedly interested in investing in David Beckham's new U.S. soccer franchise.

dockery

in Entertainment

Michelle Dockery has no plans to leave ‘Downton Abbey’

The Emmy-nominated actress plays Lady Mary Crawley.

state_capitol_2

in Election 2014, Local

Rep. Tracy: Fixing Illinois Won’t Be Easy

Ex-lieutenant governor candidate impressed with transition team

raptros

in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Jan. 5.

cowboys

in Sports

Detroit feels robbed by officials in loss to Dallas

The Lions were left feeling robbed after officials reversed a pass interference call that set the stage for the Cowboys' wildcard win.

poe

in Local

Rep. Poe Reportedly Doing Well

Stem cell transplant

treddesk

in Lifestyle

Standup desks coax office workers back on their feet

Advocates of workplace wellness hope 2015 will be the year that standup desks will reconfigure the modern cubicle.

shipping

in National

Free delivery creates holiday boon for consumers

For top retailers, free delivery is now the norm. That is good news for shoppers, but not so much for investors.

mark-kirk

in Local

Kirk’s All In

Would be first Illinois Republican in 30 years to serve more than one term in Senate

obama

in National

Republicans look to challenge Obama on energy, Cuba

Republicans take full control of the Congress this week.

seinfeld

in Entertainment, Weird

At med school, ‘Seinfeld’ about more than nothing

"Seinfeld" may have been a show about nothing, but a psychiatry professor is using it for much more than that.

25-overlay

in National, Viral Videos

Girl’s remarkable survival after fatal plane crash

A seven-year-old walked through dark woods for help after surviving a plane crash that killed her family.

22-overlay

in Viral Videos

Gas station FAIL

This person wins an award for persistence, but misses the mark on critical thinking.

stuartscott

in Entertainment, Sports

Longtime ESPN sportscaster Stuart Scott dies at 49

The longtime sportscaster known for catchphases that became part of the lexicon of sports, has died of cancer.

school_bus

in Local

Illinois Educators Have a Plan

Encourage second-career teachers, says IASB chief

state_capitol_3

in Election 2014, Local

Quinn: Special Session, Special Election

Should Gov,-elect Rauner's appointment stand for four years?

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Jan. 30

Fresh
beatles

A look back on some of Hollywood's biggest headlines.

in Entertainment, Sports

Dominos delivery guy crashes Legion of Boom photo shoot

lob

For a 20-year-old pizza shop employee, this was 10 of the best minutes of his life.

in Music

Tom Petty has ‘no hard feelings’ toward Sam Smith

13-overlay3

The rocker graciously chalks up the similarities between "I Won't Back Down" and "Stay With Me" to a "musical accident."

in Entertainment

Lee Daniels wants Denzel on ‘Empire’

denzel

The Hollywood moviemaker wants the Oscar winner to join the cast for a cameo appearance.