British starlet Felicity Jones kicked off the new year by hosting Saturday Night Live. The Rogue One star didn't reference her Star Wars film as much as Adam Driver did when he hosted last year, but there was a hologram of Tina Fey during the monologue. And, no, Fey wasn't dressed as Princess Leia—it was just something she got at Eileen Fisher. [ more › ]
More homeless New Yorkers died during the last fiscal year than any other year since 2006, according to new data from the Department of Homeless Services. Advocates and city officials said that the increase is likely due, in part, to a concurrent increase in the size of New York's overall homeless population. Show More Summary
Donald Trump's shocking and hypocritical attacks on Congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis got the late night talk show treatment yesterday. Stephen Colbert mocked Trump's Tweet calling Lewis "all talk, talk talk - no action" on The Late Show by saying, "Yes, well said. Show More Summary
It's not easy having eyes all over the scene, being around to take in all the wild visuals at all the worthwhile places in the city. There are, however, those parties and gallery openings where a fortunate photographer can point and shoot. Every week, in collaboration with WorldRedEye, New Times...
If you're looking to rally your anxiety into movement, there are a million ways to do so this weekend. [ more › ]
Police are searching for a man who fatally shot a 25-year-old gas station clerk in Los Feliz early Tuesday. The shooting was reported about 5:25 a.m. at a Chevron station in the 2100 block of North Vermont Avenue, said Los Angeles police Officer Irma Mota. A man, approximately 20 to 25 years old,...
For years, a trip to the hair salon for Heidi Truax would inevitably come with awkward exchanges. Stylists wouldn’t always know what to charge her, a woman getting a short and traditionally "masculine" cut. So frustrated were she and her spouse, a transgender male, that they cut their own hair...
Have you ever run after a bus and wondered how a driver decides whether to stop and let you on or to leave you behind? Or been puzzled by fares? So have we. CTA spokesman Jeff Tolman answered some of the burning questions we and RedEye readers had about public transit. Why does the driver turn...
Pho for a good cause at BellyQ, free chicken for University of Chicago students and staff and more things to do in Chicago on Tuesday, Jan. 17.
Awards season is upon us. But Hollywood isn't the only city dishing out trophies. Last night, Chicago's culinary elite gathered for the Jean Banchet Awards for Culinary Excellence hosted by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. The competition was stiff, especially for new restaurants and bars including...
They say series like Top Chef miss the point of cooking.
So maybe you didn't get a seat to that other big event last week, but for all of you who missed out on witnessing President Obama's farewell address in person, get ready for the next historically significant affair rolling into town: Bono, Drumming Bono, Bass Bono and The Edge Bono will all be...
Michael Hilliard has been charged with three counts of misdemeanor sex abuse in the latest incidents.
Two have life-threatening injuries from the Tuesday morning attack in Upper Marlboro.
As part of his recovery from surgery, Bei Bei ate sweet potato, biscuits and apples until he was ready to return to his bamboo diet. The giant panda underwent surgery in late November after a large piece of bamboo got stuck in his intestine.
Newsflash! Kanan and Tommy Egan from ‘Power” were spotted partying it up in Atlanta this past weekend! Curtis ’50 Cent’ Jackson and Joseph Sikora played host to a Gold Room’s ‘Power MLK Weekend Grand Finale’ on Sunday evening and brought along a slew of Effen Vodka for the ladies fellas. Show More Summary
The latest ten restaurant tidbits in Austin served right now — Football food bets: Texas governor Greg Abbott owes the governor of Massachusetts Charlie Baker a whole bunch of unspecified barbecue after the New England Patriots beat the Houston Texans in the playoffs this weekend. Show More Summary
Open Sesame Grill will take over the former Samson’s space Sure, Dallas has a few really great Mediterranean restaurants, but there’s always room for more kofta and pitas. Which is exactly what Open Sesame Grill will bring when it debuts...Show More Summary
The romantic pop-up will include heart-shaped ice cubes, candles, and an R&B soundtrack. [ more › ]
They’re (amicably) moving in different directions Over the past few years, there have been few figures as influential in Houston’s culinary scene as Bobby Heugel and Kevin Floyd. Together, they’ve opened seven currently-operating restaurants...Show More Summary