Check out Purple Masquerade: A Tribute to Prince this Friday at the Lafayette Theatre!https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1653164?utm_medium=api

These are photogenic pups with a purpose! A run-down of service dogs with great yearbook photos.

Time to start the “Oh, Maine” File. A 51-year-old women has been charged with manslaughter for mowing down a man in the middle of a baseball field ….wait for it…. with her car.

A whale who washed ashore in Thailand has died. The cause? 17 pounds of plastic in his stomach, including plastic bags.

Dear Amazon: hide my packages from my husband.

Attention ladies: wash off your mascara or face the consequences!

Up in Chicago, they’re celebrating the 125th anniversary of Vienna Beef hotdogs.

Best Headline. Ever: Feral Peacocks Are Attacking Luxury Cars After Seeing Their Own Reflections

It’s back home to Wrigley for the Cubs as they start a home stretch against the Phillies. First pitch 8:05p. In other Cubs news, yesterday kicked off the MLB draft. Carrie Muskat has the run-down of Chicago’s picks.

The Washington Capitals are just one game away from their first Stanley Cup win ever and, in the process, upsetting an expansion team who’s had a Cinderella first season. Meanwhile, the aforementioned Las Vegas Knights are trying not to tempt the wrath of the guy high atop the thing: “Don’t plan our victory party yet, Vegas!

The Backstreet Boys are having a little fun exploring the meaning of “I Want It That Way” after a series of tweets by Chrissy Tiegen asking existential questions about their hit.

Dolly Parton’s songs are turning into movies in a new Netflix series.

Tickets for Mickey’s Halloween Party go on sale today! Act fast. This is one popular party and sells out quick!

The Suits costars of the Duchess of Sussex are talking about the wedding!

Miss America is axing the swimsuit competition.

Morning Shot

Hoda lost control this morning. And the result is hysterical.