Maria Goretti: Remains Of Youngest Canonized Saint Continue Pilgrimage In America

Maria Goretti is the youngest saint to be canonized by the Catholic church and the saint of purity, mercy and youth. Most especially for victims of rape. Maria Goretti’s remains, which include her skeleton and a wax mask over her…

Demi Moore And Bruce Willis Show Up For Daughter Rumer’s Broadway Debut

Demi Moore and ex-husband Bruce Willis reunited for daughter Rumer Willis Broadway debut on Monday. Rumer, the eldest daughter of Moore and Willis, made her debut on Broadway as main character Roxie Hart in the long-running American musical, Chicago. Her…

Bruce Willis Replaced by Steve Carell in New Woody Allen Movie–Was He Fired?

Bruce Willis was recently replaced by Steve Carell in a current Woody Allen film already in production. There is some confusion about the reason Willis was replaced, with reports running the gamut from his being fired to production interfering with…

Rumer Willis Turns 27, Receives Birthday Wish from Bruce Willis’s Daughter Mabel

Rumer Willis turned 27 this past weekend, and it was likely the birthday wish that came from her three-year-old half sister that make her smile the most. Mabel is Bruce Willis’s daughter with wife Emma Heming. Willis and Demi Moore…

Gloria Estefan’s On Your Feet To Premiere In Chicago

It took quite a while but Gloria and Emilio Estefan’s On Your Feet is finally dancing its way to a world premiere in Chicago. On Your Feet showcases the life of the one and only Queen of Latin Pop and…

Uber Is Now Delivering Food in NYC and Chicago

If Uber can get you a ride in a reasonable amount of time, the company thinks it can also get you a hot (hopefully) meal in that same window. Uber has announced it’s expanding its UberEATS food delivery service to…

Uber Driver Pulls Out Shotgun, Shoots Gunman

Upon first glance at an “Uber driver pull out gun” headline, your initial reaction was likely oh no not another Uber assault. But this story is a bit different from the recent barrage of “Uber Driver assaults passenger” headlines. This…

Alec Baldwin Tries His Hand At Rapping For Worthy Cause [VIDEO]

Alec Baldwin may be starting a career as a rap artist. The actor was recently seen rapping in a video that Chance the Rapper posted on Instagram. The video shows Chance beatboxing while Baldwin raps beside him. This unlikely collaboration…

Cara Labus: Teacher Accused Of Sex With Students

Cara Labus, a suburban Chicago teacher was arrested Wednesday and charged with four counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse for incidents involving two victims between the ages of 14 and 16. The two victims of Cara Labus allegedly engaged in…

Amtrak Train Stabbing in Michigan Injures Four

A 44-year-old Michigan man was taken into custody by police Friday, after he stabbed four passengers aboard an Amtrak train in the town of Niles, Michigan. According to a dispatcher at the Niles Police Department, none of the stabbing victims…

Nordstrom Black Friday Shooting Victim Dies

A man walked into a Chicago Nordstrom department store during its Black Friday event, and shot his ex-girlfriend in the back of her head, before turning the gun on himself. The victim has since died. Authorities say 31-year-old Marcus Dee…

Chance The Rapper Receives Award In Chicago

On Sunday, November 9, Chance the Rapper was given the Outstanding Youth of the Year Award by the state of Illinois. The rapper took to twitter right away to share the news. “’For your outstanding contributions to the youth of…

Google Shopping Express Becomes Google Express, Expands

Google announced that it has changed the name of Google Shopping Express to just Google Express, is expanding it into more cities, and that it now includes more retail partners. Google Shopping Express was first introduced early last year as…

Lauryn Hill Sells Out Brooklyn Concert After Kicking Out Heckler In Chicago

Nobody likes a heckler, least of all Lauryn Hill. The way a performer deals with a heckler is an art form in and of itself. Truly great performers deal with hecklers in ways that make the audience remember the experience…

Kristin Cavallari Dropped 20 Pounds Two Months After Giving Birth

Kristin Cavallari has already lost 20 pounds of pregnancy weight a little over two months after giving birth to her second child. The 27-year-old reality television star and husband Jay Cutler, quarterback for the Chicago Bears, welcomed son Jaxon Wyatt…

David Bowie Classics to be Covered at MCA

The Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago has been chosen as the U.S. venue for the David Bowie is… exhibit, which opened to great fanfare London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. The MCA exhibit is set to begin in September, and…

Nuns Sue Strip Club: Ploy To Punish “Sinners”?

Nuns have sued a strip club in a suburban Chicago Neighborhood for disturbances to their lifestyle caused by the club being too close. The nuns claim that the club disturbs their prayers and peace with throbbing music at night. “Our…

Willis Tower Ledge Cracks; Patrons Never in Danger

When Alejandro Garibay ventured forth from Stockton, Ca to visit Chicago, he was told that he must do one thing while there – visit the Skydeck at Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower). “I told them this was one of the…

Chicago $15 Minimum Wage Could Happen

If a group of Chicago aldermen’s plans prove successful, the minimum wage for the Illinois city could be increased to $15 per hour. The officials worked to introduce a proposal on Wednesday that would boost the city’s minimum wage. It’s…

Chloe Bennet Says Acting Career Took Off When She Changed Her Name

Actress Chloe Bennet believes her luck in Hollywood changed within days of adopting a new surname. The 22-year-old actress was born Chloe Wang, the daughter of a Chinese father and Caucasian mother in Chicago, IL. “I was having trouble booking…