Hotness In The News Friday Nov. 14

Hotness in the News, brought to you by SociaLifeChicago, is your daily intel for quick news stories to keep you up on what’s going on in Chicago and the world.  With sports, celebrity, business, fashion news and our ‘Look of The Day.’ Make small talk, better.

 If I don’t believe I have something to say, and if I don’t believe that I can compete, I don’t do it,” – Tom Ford

CHICAGO NEWS

Chicago Alderman Ed Burke is proposing that medical marijuana facilities in Chicago would be required to have around-the-clock security guards. Ald. Ed Burke, 14th, the primary sponsor of the ordinance, cited a rash of burglaries and robberies in Colorado and California, where medical marijuana has been legal for years.[CHICAGO TRIBUNE]

NATIONAL NEWS

Judge, I’d like more please! Sue Ann Hamm, the ex wife of Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm, who was awarded cash and assets worth more than $1 billion in the couple’s divorce this week is appealing the ruling. The divorce judgement, which is one of the largest in U.S. history, grossly undervalues the marital wealth she is entitled to. Take notes Anne Dias. [REUTERS]

WORLD NEWS

There’s a Tiger on the loose! Seriously, a young tiger believed to weigh about 100 pounds is on the loose near Disneyland Paris. [NBC NEWS]

SPORTS

Clayton Kershaw was named the National League’s Most Valuable Player by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America who a day earlier grabbed his third NL Cy Young Award in four years. He’s a left hand pitcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers. He’s just the 11th player to pull off an MVP-Cy Young combo but the first in the National League since St. Louis Cardinals’ Bob Gibson in 1968. The most recent double winner was Detroit’s Justin Verlander three years ago in the American League. [USA TODAY]

BUSINESS

Reddit CEO Yishan Wong has resigned his post and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian will take the post. Writing on Quora, a company he’s an advisor to, Wong explained that he left Reddit due to a host of personal reasons. [BUSINESS INSIDER]

CELEBRITIES

Remember that time Fergie was captured on stage with wet pants? She calls it “the most unattractive moment of my life.’ Speaking to Hot 97 radio, Fergie explained that she was rushing to get onstage and had no time to visit the bathroom. “It does not just happen all the time…We were late for stage, driving down the freeway, it’s Friday traffic…get to the stage, we have to start right the show. I’m running on and we jump and do Let’s Get It Started, and I get crazy and I jump and I run across the stage and my adrenaline was going and gosh.” [DAILY MAIL]

FASHION

The Tom Ford 50 ‘Lips & Boys’ is a collection of 50 clutch size lipsticks in 10 color families named for a man past or present in Ford’s life. It will go on sale at Tomford.com on Nov. 28 for one day and then available in 200 of the brand’s 400 global doors, and in 100 doors in North America Dec. 26. [WWD]

LOOK OF THE DAY

 Justin Verlander & Kate Upton
JUSTIN & KATE UPTON-LOTD

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