| Jun 1, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Carlos Zambrano with soccer star Ronaldinho at Wrigley Field on May 28. (Tribune photo by Phil Velasquez) You know what I like about Top 10 lists? Theyâre easy to read, they suck you in until the very end, and they get people to debate the most...
| Feb 26, 2010
| 12:46 PM
It was mostly good news on Wednesday on "American Idol" -- the hourlong broadcast was a whirlwind of yeses, as much of the Fox talent show's Top 24 was assembled. Seven finalists (including Mount Prospect's Lee Dewyze, pictured at left) had been picked...
| Apr 14, 2010
| 8:56 PM
It's giving back, the "American Idol" way.
For the next week, former American Idol's are volunteering at food banks across the country, including in Seattle.
Wednesday night, 6th season runner-up Blake Lewis put on a hairnet and gloves and helped sort...
| May 5, 2010
| 10:38 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Carrie Underwood may have sold more albums than Kelly Clarkson, but the original "American Idol" winner is still the most successful, according to Billboard.
Clarkson has sold 10.6 million albums, 15.9 million tracks and has had 4.2...
| May 22, 2010
Over the past few years we have all probably gotten involved in other people’s lives, at one time another, via a reality show. The grand-daddy of them all, Survivor, started the whole maniacal obsession, in my case.
I watched Survivor to in the...
| Jul 1, 2010
The Top 20 Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows in North America.
The previous week's ranking is in parentheses. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication...
| Feb 21, 2010
Until a few months ago, Tyler Grady of Nazareth wasn't even the lead singer in his own band.
But on Wednesday, Grady won a spot among the top 24 contestants on the nation's biggest show, ''American Idol.''
That makes Grady, 20, the only contestant...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 7:46 PM
Kenny Rogers is coming to the 2011 Kansas State Fair. The fair office says Rogers will perform on Sunday, September 11. Tickets are $28.
The Kansas State Fair announces two more acts for this year's U.S. Cellular Grandstand lineup.
| Jul 6, 2011
| 3:30 PM
“White Trash Millionaire,” the current single from Black Stone Cherry, is doing very well.
That single is the first song since 2006’s “Lonely Train,” the band’s first single, “to really climb up and do some...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 8:18 AM
The Russian Lady hosts an intimate acoustic performance by the Daughtry, fronted by American Idol season five finalist Chris Daughtry, on Nov. 8, according to a press release.
The show is produced by KISS 95.7, The River 105.9 and RCA Records and...
| Nov 20, 2011
| 11:21 AM
Yes, there's actually stuff to do this Thanksgiving weekend. Here's our list of happenings for the week of 11/21-11/27.
MOVIES OPENING (Wednesday)
My Week With Marilyn