Matt Murdock’s newest ally is coming to Hell’s Kitchen. Deadline reports that Stephen Rider is joining the cast of MARVEL’S DAREDEVIL as Blake Tower and will be a regular throughout the second season. Tower is a New York City District Attorney who passes along information to Daredevil to help him capture criminals. In the comics, […]
Second City announced Friday it is moving or canceling all performances scheduled in its Mainstage, e.t.c. Stage and UP Comedy Club theaters through Sept. 20 as the comedy company works to clean up after an extra-alarm fire destroyed its Old Town offices last week, though not the performance spaces.
Stephen Colbert, on Tuesday, will begin his tenure as the second host of CBS' "The Late Show." The debut will finally end more than a year of speculation about how the Second City alumnus will handle the move from cable's "The Colbert Report" to the big network. One thing we know is that he'll...
Sacramento City College was on lockdown for several hours on Thursday afternoon after a gunman opened fire on three male students, killing one. The first victim was pronounced dead at the scene, the second was hospitalized in serious condition, and the third was only grazed. The suspect, described as a... More »
Police searching for gunman who opened fire at Sacramento City College; also suspected in second shooting nearby
Photograph via The Times-Picayune Mike Laviolette, an angler from the heart of New Orleans, Louisiana, makes it a daily ritual to fish one or more of the lagoons at City Park. According to The Times-Picayune, in late August, Laviolette...Show More Summary
It's the second city to do so. San Francisco was the first
New York Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada drove a shot down the right field line of Citi Field in the second inning of Wednesday's 9-4 win over the Philadelphia Phillies for an inside-the-park home run after Domonic Brown botched the catch. Show More Summary
Murder rates are up! OK. Except... barely. And only in a few cities. But, you know, SCARY! More importantly though, why devote the second paragraph of a post to a stupid, racist argument so easily debunked in the third paragraph? There's no reason to give it the imprimatur of credibility at all. Show More Summary
A taxi strike in India's second largest city spilled into a second day Wednesday as a powerful union protested the expansion of Uber and other mobile cab-hailing services.
Dallas will house 50 of its most chronically homeless residents in a small cottage neighborhood, an initiative expected to save taxpayers $1.3 million while giving some of the city's most at-risk residents a second shot at life.
Texas and Notre Dame each will battle for second place on the all-time wins list on Saturday, but that's the only thing these two teams have in common. After a finishing the season strong against LSU in the Music City Bowl, Notre Dame's Brian Kelly returns one of the most experienced rosters in the country. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles City Council has thrown its support behind an effort to bid for the 2024 Olympic Games. If it were awarded the Olympics again, LA would become only the second city after London to host the event three times. The Rio victory for 2016 led Daley to immediately rule out a 2020 bid
The Kansas City Royals and Detroit Tigers are at opposite ends of the spectrum. The Royals have a commanding lead in the American League Central Division, sit 30 games above.500 and are poised to reach the postseason for the second consecutive...Show More Summary
So, the Temple of Baal in the ancient city of Palmyra, Syria, is now official kaput thanks to ISIS extremists. That’s the second ancient temple they’ve destroyed in a two weeks. [ The New York Times ] I dunno about this project: This...Show More Summary
A second ancient temple at Palmyra has been razed, with a satellite image appearing to confirm the destruction of the Temple of Bel, previously one of the best-preserved parts of the ancient city. The revelation follows the release of images by Islamic State last week showing the Baalshamin temple...
On Monday, August 31, the Los Angeles Police Department assigned body cameras to its first patrol division. As the second largest city in the United States, this new policy is a significant, if insufficient, move towards the prevention of excessive police force and racial profiling. Read more...
Last week, Stephen Colbert confirmed the entire slate of guests scheduled to appear on his first week of The Late Show on CBS, and it was a thrilling list that combined big names (George Clooney! Amy Schumer! Maybe Pavement!) with lesser-known up-and-comers (The CEO of Uber! The CEO of Tesla! Presidential candidate/teen heartthrob Jeb Bush!). Show More Summary
Following a devastating fire next door, Second City has canceled all performances through Sept. 6 in order to continue cleaning up the theater. [ more › ]
All of us who live in cities and don't have the requisite millions with which to purchase a soundproof penthouse have probably wished, at one point or another, or once every 30 seconds 24 hours a day, that our...