Posted: 02/25/2014 - Filmmaker George Lucas and his wife Mellody Hobson are donating $25 million to a prestigious private school on Chicago's South Side.
Updated: 02/25/2014 - A jazzy band behind her and 100 people crowded into a bar before her, the evening's emcee walked on to stage wearing a Victorian outfit of corsets, bustles, bloomers and a feathered hat.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - Jason Collins heard his name called by Nets coach Jason Kidd early in the second quarter and headed to the scorer's table to check in.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - The telegram sent by Elvis Presley to his parents in November 1954 gives a glimpse into the young singer's priorities and his optimism, as he begins what will become a career as a rock `n' roll icon and cultural phenomenon.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - Comedy actor, director and writer Harold Ramis has died at his suburban Chicago home.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - CNN's prime-time talk show "Piers Morgan Live" is coming to an end, the news channel said Sunday.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - Dale Earnhardt Jr. joked he would join Twitter if he won the Daytona 500.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - Actress and U.N. special envoy Angelina Jolie made a surprise visit to Lebanon to draw attention to the challenges facing thousands of Syrian refugee children and to highlight the massive displacement Syria's three-year conflict has created, officials said Monday.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - Police say actor Sam Worthington has been arrested in New York City for punching a photographer after the man kicked Worthington's girlfriend in the shin.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - Alice Herz-Sommer, believed to be the oldest Holocaust survivor, died at age 110 on Sunday, a family member said. The accomplished pianist's death came just a week before her extraordinary story of surviving two years in a Nazi prison camp through devotion to music and her son is up for an Oscar.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - Imagine Dragons' Dan Reynolds has been enjoying rock stardom from a relevantly sane place.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - Paula Deen continued maneuvering for a comeback Sunday, turning a beachside cooking demonstration into a public apology for the racist comments that decimated her career last year.
Updated: 02/21/2014 - The science fiction/fantasy genre has been admitted into a special club.
Posted: 02/21/2014 - Sarah Hyland filmed scenes with her "Modern Family" castmates on a Sydney beach Friday, a day after police arrested a man the actress said had touched her inappropriately at a cast event.
Posted: 02/21/2014 - In Sweden, commentators have fun with Norway's misfortunes. The Dutch can't get enough of their speedskaters.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - It's Kurt Cobain Day in Aberdeen, Wash., the hometown for the singer who led Nirvana to grunge rock fame.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - After battling with his major label for years, 50 Cent has decided to become an independent artist.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - The eclectic trio of Elton John, Kanye West and Jack White will headline this summer's Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - Michael Urie is finally getting out of the cellar - and hitting the road.
Updated: 02/20/2014 - A man who says singer Chris Brown punched him during an altercation outside a Washington hotel has filed a civil lawsuit against the singer and his bodyguard.