Today's top headlines: Lots o' local news

January 26, 2012|RedEye

Architecture student creates jigsaw puzzle of new Chicago wards http://bit.ly/ws0Dlr

Taco Bell is serving breakfast now. Would you eat burritos for breakfast? http://usat.ly/zsvjiH

The maker of breast implants that have been used across the world was arrested in France after deaths resulted from the use of the implants. http://usat.ly/yOl1YT

People is reporting that Demi Moore was hospitalized after having seizures. TMZ says Demi Moore was abusing nitrous.  http://bit.ly/zgqKzJ

There's a Sh*t Chicagoans Say video on you tube that includes gripes about meters and red light cameras, dibs, our hate for the packers and how nobody beats MJ. http://trib.in/A024Hu

Three teens (Brother Rice High School students) were charged with a hate crime after they beat a black teen who was in a relationship with a white girl, used racial epithets and put a noose around his neck last month near Beverly. http://trib.in/wXDLdz

The city is taking a Lincoln Park landlord to court because tenants have no heat or hot water and after a letter was issued telling them to use oven for heat. http://trib.in/yj5h9J

NBC is considering a Dwight-focused spinoff of "The Office."  http://bit.ly/zYzBLL

Once again, people passed out at a horror movie: http://bit.ly/zf3VWG

The Oscars will switch to an electronic voting system. http://avc.lu/yjPRai

Rihanna has a "Thug Life" tattoo ala Tupac http://trib.in/zIQxKY

Top Chef last night was eventful, ending in a showdown of two Chicago chefs on Bravo’s Last Chance Kitchen webisode, which pits ousted chefs against one another for a chance to return to the show. http://trib.in/yQGdrL

Hub 51/Paris Club owners RJ and Jerrod Melman just announced that the country-western bar they’re working on is going to be in partnership with the founders of Joe’s Bar, so instead of going up against the only real competition in the city in that genre, they’re working with them. http://trib.in/xxx3c0

Chicago artist designs logos for neighborhoods http://bit.ly/zNjubD

Groupon tries to sell snake oil in the UK http://bit.ly/xnO1EC

Chicago retail sales have jumped 6%, the most at auto dealers, gas stations and drugstores, oddly enough http://bit.ly/zmppjy 

Shedd Aquarium rescued an otter pup, and, oh my, it’s adorable http://bit.ly/yZD3pI 

Jimmy Fallon is being sued by an ex-stage manager who says Jimmy wants women to boss him around:
http://avc.lu/yCyp2C

RedEye Chicago Articles
|
|
|