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A building that once housed a Dollar Store and the district offices of State Rep. Andre Thapedi (D-Chicago) burned down on Jan. 17, but the owner has yet to tear down what's left of the building or haul away the rubble from the blaze. (Credit: Worlee Glover)

Alderman, Residents Want Building Eyesore Demolished

CBS 2’s Courtney Gousman reports near the intersection of 75th and King Drive, where a burned-out building has caused all the problems.

04/10/2014

A water tower sprung a leak atop a Near North building. (Serafin & Associates, Inc.)

Water Tower Becomes Waterfall Atop River North Building

A River North building was evacuated Friday afternoon after a rooftop water tower began leaking, sending a cascade of water into the building.

02/21/2014

A van crashed into a CTA bus after the bus skidded on metal sheeting on the road near 64th Street and Kedzie Avenue on Thursday. The bus also hit a building after skidding off the road. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM)

Two Hurt When CTA Bus Crashes Into Building In Chicago Lawn

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.

WBBM Newsradio–05/23/2013

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Elderly Man Falls Eight Stories To His Death In Uptown

An 85-year-old man fell to his death from the eighth floor of an Uptown neighborhood high-rise Friday morning.

10/12/2012

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Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Crashing Into Building

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.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2011

Cab Fatal Crash

1 Dead, 2 Hurt When Cab Slams Into Building In Streeterville

One person was killed, and two others were injured, when a cab struck a building in the Streeterville neighborhood this morning.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2011

Loop Bank Fire

A Day After Loop Fire, Questions Remain About Building Response

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.

03/07/2011

Last Cabrini-Green High Rise

Last Cabrini-Green High-Rise Closing

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.

CBS Chicago–11/30/2010

Hillcrest House

Motorist Blacks Out, Drives Car Into Building

A motorist drove into a building in Chicago Heights after blacking out on Thursday afternoon.

11/25/2010