His star witnesses failing him yesterday, Blago is on the stand in his defense this morning. Among the topics discussed: Disco, his hair, and his “man crush on Alexander Hamilton.” (Tribune/Sun-Times)

The story of the Gary, Indiana, boy who was allegedly beaten, caged, and killed by his father and stepmother is one of the most heartbreaking things you’ll read. (Tribune)

What’s Paul McCartney up to this summer? Possibly playing Wrigley. (Sun-Times)