Celebrities

Catch up with famous stars and celebrities.

There is no doubt political violence is a horrific stain on American democracy and assassination an abomination. But when you’ve covered politics on and off as long as I have, and you think you’ve seen or heard it all … you haven’t.
It had been a long time since Hendrickson laid eyes on “Sue the T-rex,” the famous fossil she discovered in 1990. “I’m glad I wore the mask ... because I actually started to cry when I saw her.”
Judge Mary Marlowe Sommer dismissed the case with prejudice based on the misconduct of police and prosecutors over the withholding of evidence from the defense.
The comedian has canceled one of two shows slated for August at the Chicago Theatre.
“This is merely a pause. I’ve much more to sing,” Wilson wrote in a statement announcing the news Tuesday.
Mull came to national fame with a recurring role on the Norman Lear-created satirical soap opera “Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman,” and the starring role in its spinoff, “Fernwood Tonight,” on which he played Barth Gimble, the host of a satirical talk show.
This is a deeply beautiful piece of writing, bleakly funny, poetic in its plainness, aching in its intense empathy for the characters, brought to life by Laurie Metcalf and Micah Stock at Steppenwolf Theatre.
Police said he ran a stop sign and veered out of his lane in the posh seaside summer retreat.
U.S. District Court Judge Harry Leinenweber, who died Tuesday, taught a one-man master class in life. A man of reason, a man in full, a husband, a father, a grandfather, a great-grandfather. A golfer, a raconteur, an intellectual who loved people, a teller of tall — but true — tales.
The Bucktown storefront will be open from June 15 to July 14 and promotes the singer’s new nail polish collection for his beauty brand, Pleasing.
The director of “The Exorcist” and “The French Connection” graduated from the North Side school in 1953, but the rhythms and stories of Chicago fueled his film tales long after he left the city for Hollywood.
“You’re like a brother to me, and I consider you a true lifelong friend who I will always adore,” White said. “I love you, Pat.”
‘90s Music Box screening of the Faye Dunaway film helped spur A. Ashley Hoff’s interest in how the Joan Crawford exposé made it to the big screen.
“She’s someone who just was very warm, very warm-hearted and quirky,” says Tanya Brown, of her late sister Nicole Brown Simpson.
This Memorial Day comes amid a difficult time: Americans trying to come to grips with a hot button presidential election, our country’s role in overseas conflict and war being questioned.
Novels set romances in the worlds of baseball, hockey, basketball, soccer and more.
“Elvis Presley Enterprises can confirm that these claims are fraudulent. There is no foreclosure sale,” the company said in a statement Tuesday.
Music mogul apologizes for 2016 assault on his then girlfriend.