Topic: Jim Thompson
The reaction to video footage of the tirades by Rutgers basketball coach Mike Rice suggests that the public is no longer willing to give coaches broad leeway when they turn to abusive tactics.
'Czar of Noir' Eddie Muller talks about the hard-boiled crime fiction that inspired film noir.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel said this week that Chicago will pay to defend former Mayor Richard M. Daley in lawsuits alleging police torture during his tenure. Wrong message, say critics.
08/12/2011 03:40 pm
On the eve of the Noir City film festival launch, mystery writers list their favorite noir books.
01/21/2011 10:01 am
Bruce Springsteen really started to find a purposeful working life with his fourth record, 1978's 'Darkness on the Edge of Town,' the subject of a documentary that had its world premiere Tuesday night at the Toronto International Film Festival.
09/15/2010 03:24 pm
Weak laws and entrenched culture lets officials put personal gain ahead of public service.
12/11/2008 12:00 am