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Chance the Rapper scores a VMA nomination alongside Beyonce, Bieber and Kanye

Chance has his city doing front flips yet again.  Chicago's favorite rapper scored an MTV Video Music Award nomination for his "Angels" music video, which was shot partially on the CTA. The song, featuring Chicago rapper and producer Saba, premiered on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" in October...

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  • Fan arrested after 'touching' Justin Timberlake during celebrity golf tournament

    Fan arrested after 'touching' Justin Timberlake during celebrity golf tournament

    A California man was arrested for disorderly conduct after Justin Timberlake said he got too physical with him last weekend during the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship at Lake Tahoe, sheriff's officials said Tuesday. Keith Weglin, 29, of Sacramento was booked into the county jail for...

  • 'My Drunk Kitchen' star Hannah Hart is headed to the Food Network

    'My Drunk Kitchen' star Hannah Hart is headed to the Food Network

    Hannah Hart, the YouTuber known for getting lit up and cooking and then posting it on the internet, is now getting her very own Food Network travel series, according to The Hollywood Reporter.  The as-yet-untitled six-episode series will be accompanied by "online video and social content that will...

  • Some Chicagoans furious Cubs/Sox game delayed 'Bachelorette' airing

    Some Chicagoans furious Cubs/Sox game delayed 'Bachelorette' airing

    Scorned fans of "The Bachelorette" took to social media to complain that WLS-Ch. 7 aired Monday's game between the Cubs and the White Sox in the time slot typically reserved for "The Bachelorette." "I invited 7 people over to watch the Bachelorette and now @ABCNetwork is airing the Cubs game instead....

  • Carrot stick or beer can? Mila Kunis describes Ashton Kutcher's penis on 'The Late Late Show'

    Carrot stick or beer can? Mila Kunis describes Ashton Kutcher's penis on 'The Late Late Show'

    Would you disclose the penis size of your significant other to avoid slurping down a cup of clam juice? Well Mila Kunis was forced to make that difficult decision Monday night on "The Late Late Show," hosted by James Corden. "Bad Moms" actresses Kunis and Christina Applegate put their gag reflexes...

  • What's leaving Netflix: August 2016

    What's leaving Netflix: August 2016

    The only thing worth crying about on this list is “The Sandlot.” Seriously. We’d give up everything else in a heartbeat. This is a Netflix purge we're fine with. Aug. 1Addams Family Values (1993)The Best Man (1999)Bowfinger (1999)The Gabby Douglas Story (2014)Jennifer 8 (1992)Johnny English (2003)The...

  • What's streaming on Netflix: August 2016

    What's streaming on Netflix: August 2016

    Do you need something to binge? Because the 17th season of “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” is coming to Netflix in August and that could probably occupy you for the rest of your life. The streaming service is also giving us “Zack and Miri Make a Porno,” a Louis C.K. comedy show and "The Wedding...

  • Check 'em out: 14 new books in July that are not 'Harry Potter'

    Check 'em out: 14 new books in July that are not 'Harry Potter'

    When it comes to new book releases, you really can’t top a new “Harry Potter” book. But while we impatiently wait for the Sunday release of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” here are 14 other titles that can help pass the time.   Skip to: Chicago-centric | Coloring | Election 2016 | Eat & Drink...

  • We made your 2016 Lolla schedule for you

    We made your 2016 Lolla schedule for you

      If there's any indication that Lollapalooza has become as big of a destination as the music itself, it's that this year, four-day passes were sold out before the full lineup was even announced. Yes, for its 25th anniversary Lollapalooza is now four days long. While you'd think an extra day would...

  • Lollapalooza 2016: What to know if you go

    Lollapalooza 2016: What to know if you go

    Chicago's largest music festival is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year with an extra day of music. J. Cole, Radiohead, Red Hot Chili Peppers and LCD Soundsystem are slated to headline Lollapalooza, which runs Thursday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. The 170-plus acts among eight...

  • Wednesday: Eat. Drink. Do.

    Wednesday: Eat. Drink. Do.

    A pooch-friendly patio party, rooftop happy hour deals and more things to do in Chicago on Wednesday, July 27.

  • Cubs bet on Aroldis Chapman to lead them to World Series despite off-field issues

    Cubs bet on Aroldis Chapman to lead them to World Series despite off-field issues

    Cubs President Theo Epstein described Aroldis Chapman as a "game changer" who might complete the transformation of the team's direction and image. In acquiring the flamethrowing left-handed closer from the Yankees, the Cubs made their biggest statement about their will to win the World Series by...

  • 9 do's and don'ts for commuting Pokémon Go players

    9 do's and don'ts for commuting Pokémon Go players

    It’s no surprise that as Pokémon Go continues to sweep the nation, you’ll see more and more people playing the popular game around Chicago. Pokémon Go enthusiasts are easy to spot. They’ll have their heads down and phones out, making quick vertical strokes on their screen or even spinning in circles....

  • Bit by bit, Chicago's becoming an indie gamer's paradise

    Bit by bit, Chicago's becoming an indie gamer's paradise

    The life of an indie game developer generally is one of simplicity. Make a game. Sell it. Recoup the expenses. Start a new game. Repeat. For those whose passion lies in independent game developing, it’s not about hitting it big or making tons of money. It’s about doing what you love and making...

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