Some Hancock Residents Say They Didn't Hear Any Alarms During FireCBS 2's Vince Gerasole learned more about how crews tackled the blaze and discovered a key piece of the building's safety equipment may not have been functioning.
Burning Candle Sparked John Hancock Center FireThe blaze left five people injured, including a Chicago Police officer, fire officials said.
No Injuries In Condo Fire At Hancock CenterFirefighters responded to the 87th floor at 9:51 p.m., Fire Media Affairs spokesman Juan Hernandez said. The fire was extinguished about an hour later, Hernandez said.
Window Broken, Cell Phones Stolen At Mag Mile Best BuyAround 4:30 a.m., police responded to a burglar alarm at the Best Buy in the Hancock Center, at 800 N. Michigan Av. Officers discovered a broken window, and searched the building, discovering an unknown number of cell phones had been stolen.
Hancock Center 'Tilt' Just Might Up The Ante On Willis Tower's 'Ledge'The “Ledge” at Willis Tower has a new rival for skyscraper thrills in Chicago. The Hancock Center has its own gravity-defying feature, “Tilt,” which lets visitors lean out over the edge of its observation deck at a 30-degree angle.
Lean Out: 360 Chicago Unveils 'Tilt' At John Hancock CenterOnce upon a time, not that long ago, people were amazed to stand in front of a window more the 1,000 feet above the earth and gaze across the sky--up to 60 miles or more on a clear day.
Rewind Chicago: In 1968, The John Hancock Center Takes Form Over ChicagoWalking east on Chicago Avenue in 1968, one could see the full skeleton of what would become one of Chicago's iconic structures.
Best Places To See New Year's Eve Fireworks In ChicagoWhen you need visuals to celebrate 2014's appearance, think fireworks.
Washington's Thanksgiving Proclamation On Display At Hancock CenterWashington's John Hancock, at it were, was affixed on October 3, 1789, proclaiming the first Thanksgiving, after the creation of the U.S. Constitution.
Willis Tower Skydeck Closed Due To Wind, But Hancock Observatory OpenStrong winds forced officials at the Willis Tower to close its Skydeck for the day on Tuesday, but the observation deck on the 94th floor of the John Hancock Center remained open for business.
Air Show Fans Find Different Perspectives To Watch The StuntsThe Blue Angels closed out Chicago's 54th annual Air & Water Show this afternoon. For spectators, it was all about the view. CBS 2's Courtney Gousman found some unique spots where people found a different perspective for the Air & Water Show.
Thousands Climb To The Top For Hustle Up The HancockFour thousand climbers took part in the 15th annual Hustle up the Hancock at the John Hancock Center Sunday.