| Oct 16, 2013
‘Bat Boy: The Musical’
• What: A musical presented by Northern State University.
• When: At 7:30 p.m. tonight through Saturday.
• Where: Krikac Auditorium.
• Tickets: In advance, tickets are $14 for adults and $12...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:38 PM
College Football--Oklahoma vs. Texas, 11 a.m. (ABC); Missouri at Georgia, 11 a.m. (ESPN); Indiana at Michigan State, 11 a.m. (ESPN2); Memphis at Houston, 11 a.m. (ESPNEWS); Pittsburgh at Virginia Tech, 11 a.m. (ESPNU); Kansas at...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 8:46 AM
The end came quickly for Silk Road, when federal agents crept in to nab the alleged kingpin of the secret $1.2 billion online drug marketplace as he sat at his laptop in the sci-fi section of a San Francisco public library.
Within hours, though, many...
| Oct 2, 2013
The hottest rivalry since "Rowdy" Roddy Piper versus "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka is heating up! The Comix Warriors, fantasy football team of Chicago's King of Geeks (as christened by Laurence Holmes of NBC5 and 670 The Score) was more devastating than the...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 10:53 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Liverpool at Newcastle, 6:40 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Southampton at Manchester United, 8:55 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Manchester City at West Ham, 11:30 a.m. (NBC); MLS, Seattle at Dallas, 1:...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Two words that best sum up Emmys 2013: “Breaking Sad.” It was three hours filled with tributes to fallen stars, odd reminders of 50-year-old national tragedies and a victory lap for AMC's much-loved but little-awarded drama Breaking Bad....
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:32 PM
There's just one big question on everyone's mind going into the Emmys 2013: How can it be that this is only Neil Patrick Harris' second time hosting? Seriously, I mean, doesn't it seem like the guy has hosted every awards show for the past five years?...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:46 AM
You know Bill Burr is a hardcore Boston Bruins fan because when he talks about the team, he says, "we." The last time he played the Chicago Theater, in 2011, the Bruins won the Stanley Cup. This time, the Blackhawks got the better of the Bruins.
| Sep 19, 2013
The show: "Miss Saigon" at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford.
What makes it special?: This is a homegrown production made by four presenting houses, including the Bushnell.
First impressions?: Has it been 22 years since "Miss...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Lee Thompson Young of TNT's "Rizzoli & Isles" and Disney Channel's "Famous Jett Jackson" has died at age 29 of a suicide, his publicist said Monday.
Young played Detective Barry Frost on "Rizzoli & Isles."
There was a joint statement from TNT,...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 12:30 AM