This week’s extreme cold has prompted an emergency hearing to force landlords to restore heat to apartment buildings across the city.
Roberto Topia Gonzalez was killed when a brick facade collapsed on top of him and three others on Saturday. As CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports, local and federal officials and family members have questions for the owner.
CBS 2’s Courtney Gousman reports near the intersection of 75th and King Drive, where a burned-out building has caused all the problems.
A River North building was evacuated Friday afternoon after a rooftop water tower began leaking, sending a cascade of water into the building.
A police officer said someone cut off the bus, and when the bus driver slammed on the brakes, the bus slid on wet heavy metal sheeting on the roadway, then crossed into oncoming traffic, and hit a building.
An 85-year-old man fell to his death from the eighth floor of an Uptown neighborhood high-rise Friday morning.
A man suspected of carjacking an SUV has been arrested and taken to a hospital after crashing the vehicle into a Logan Square building while fleeing from police.
One person was killed, and two others were injured, when a cab struck a building in the Streeterville neighborhood this morning.
Some people who escaped from the high-rise fire Sunday — which was knocked out quickly by firefighters — said there was confusion about the building’s evacuation plan.
The last residents are moving out of the last high-rise of Cabrini-Green public housing development, but some say they are not ready to go.
A motorist drove into a building in Chicago Heights after blacking out on Thursday afternoon.