| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Zack Edison snapped this intimate moment while hanging out in a section of a friend’s house -- appropriately coined the “man cave” -- on a rainy Saturday night.
The photographer used a Canon 60D along with his “trusty”...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 10:55 AM
The World Series MVP is now producing for MTV.
Fresh off a World Series victory over the St. Louis Cardinals, Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, along with Pittsburgh Pirates' centerfielder Andrew McCutchen, will executive-produce a weekly, 30-...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 1:19 PM
The transformation of a vacant, 12-story eyesore into a gleaming office building has brought workers, shoppers and diners to the northern edge of downtown Towson — thanks in part to a public financing package that waived repayment of millions of...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:00 PM
CAVE CREEK, Ariz. — Clad in a black Stetson and Tony Lama lizard-skin boots, Mayor Vince Francia adjusted the holster on his right leg. His six-shooter was loaded with blanks.
At least 300 spectators milled around the dusty gravel parking lot of...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:45 AM
"Once Upon a Time" fans have been waiting for her to show up since even before it was revealed at Comic-Con that she would be a guest star. Ariel from Disney's "The Little Mermaid" finally arrives, fittingly in the "Ariel" episode. Like many of the...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 2:41 PM
The scariest part about Halloween is having to put up with hearing "Monster Mash" a thousand times in a night. If you're looking for a tasteful soundtrack that still feels like the icy breath of the reaper tonight, Pop & Hiss is here to help.
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:32 PM
“Ender's Game” hits theaters Friday, bringing Orson Scott Card's sci-fi tale to the big screen for the first time. The […]...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:27 PM
University of Illinois researchers say that an infectious and lethal cold-loving fungus that has killed an estimated 6 million bats in North America can persist indefinitely in caves whether there are bats in them or not.
The fungus responsible for...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Erich Priebke, a former Nazi SS captain who evaded arrest for nearly 50 years after taking part in one of the worst atrocities by German occupiers in Italy during World War II, died Friday in Rome. He was 100.
Priebke was finally extradited to Italy...
| Sep 22, 2013
Gary K. Wolfe rounds up three upcoming science fiction novels worth checking out.
This piece first ran in Printers Row Journal, delivered to Printers Row members with the Sunday Chicago Tribune and by digital edition via email....
| Sep 16, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Singer Jackie Lomax will perhaps be most remembered for what didn't happen during his long career.
Despite several brushes with fame — and solo recordings featuring no less than Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton and...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:02 PM
“Catwoman” No. 24 hits shelves Wednesday, giving readers a closer look at the twisted Joker's Daughter and the underground tunnels […]...