Structure Problems Force Nearly 100 From Northwest Indiana TowerThe East Chicago Housing Authority ordered 94 residents to evacuate the Nicosia Senior Building, moving them to rooms at three hotels in nearby Hammond.
Gas Leak Prompts Palos Heights Nursing Home Residents To Be Moved To Another Part Of FacilityNicor is responding to the scene.
Massive Chemical Plant Fire In Rockton, Illinois, Could Burn For DaysAuthorities have issued a mandatory evacuation order for people who live near the scene of an explosion and large industrial fire in Rockton, Illinois, near the Wisconsin border.
Millennium Station Evacuated After Fire Alarm; Metra Electric And South Shore Line Trains DelayedMillennium Station was evacuated for about half an hour Thursday morning after fire alarms and sprinklers started going off, compounding delays for the Metra Electric District following wire problems.
Facebook Mail Site Evacuated After Possible Sarin ScareFour buildings were evacuated and three have been cleared for people to come back in, said Facebook spokesman Anthony Harrison in a statement.
Swatting Incident Causes Elmhurst Library To Be EvacuatedShortly before 10 a.m. Saturday, police received a call reporting a threat at the Elmhurst Library, which led to an emergency evacuation.
Man Charged After Suspicious Bags Prompt Evacuation Of Ogilvie Metra StationRajender Chandani, 46, was arrested Wednesday night and charged with disorderly conduct.
Tens Of Thousands Stranded As Bali Volcano Closes AirportAuthorities ordered a mass evacuation of people Monday from an expanded danger zone around an erupting volcano on Bali that has forced the Indonesian island’s international airport to close, stranding tens of thousands of travelers.
Addison CTA Stop Reopens After White Powder Reported On Red Line TrainThe Addison Red Line stop was evacuated around 8:30 a.m. after reports of a white powder on a train. Normal service resumed by 11:15 a.m.
High School In Tinley Park Evacuated After Irritant Sprayed In HallwaySomeone sprayed an irritating substance into the air at Andrew High School in Tinley Park on Monday afternoon, leading to a brief evacuation.
Does Chicago Have Evacuation Plan?In the wake of Hurricane Harvey and now Irma, CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley talks with emergency officials about how Chicago would respond to a large-scale disaster.
Balena Restaurant In Lincoln Park Evacuated After Fire On RoofA roof fire Tuesday night at a building in Lincoln Park led to the evacuation of a popular Italian restaurant.
Explosion, Ammonia Leak At Elk Grove Village Food SupplierThe explosion was reported shortly after 7 a.m. at Grecian Delights, at 1201 Tonne Rd.
The Dark Side Of May 4: Storm Trooper Causes Alarm At SchoolA student dressed as a storm trooper for "Star Wars Day" prompted the evacuation of a Wisconsin high school when a frightened parent saw the costumed figure entering the facility and called 911.
Man Charged With Having ‘Explosive Device’ In West Side ApartmentMichael Debrown has been charged with possessing an explosive device that prompted the evacuation of a Homan Square apartment building.