Dirksen Federal Courthouse Reopens After Hazmat ResponseThe Dirksen Federal Courthouse was closed for 2 1/2 hours Monday morning, due to a hazardous material scare, but no dangerous substances were found.
Restaurant Manager Suspended After Hitting Black Teen With ChairThe manager of Poke Poké restaurant in the Loop has been suspended, after allegedly hitting a black teenager with a chair last week.
Weight Issue Most Likely To Blame For Weekend Elevator RescueJust days after 15 people were rescued from an elevator, the two units servicing the 9-story structure's lower floor garage were marked out of service by the city.
15 People Rescued From Elevator In The LoopRescue workers responded to a call at the building in the 800 block of South State Street around noon.
Man Robbed, Threatened With A Gun In Loop BathroomThe man was in a public bathroom, in the 200 block of East Randolph Street.
Shooting In The LoopA 21-year-old man was shot in the arm at Monroe and Wabash.
Dearborn Street Reopens After Police Clear Suspicious PackageA busy stretch of Dearborn Street was closed for about an hour during the Friday evening rush, as police and fire officials investigated a suspicious package.
Local Hot Spots: Your Guide To 4 New Bars And Eateries In The LoopInterested in exploring the newest food and drink establishments in the Loop? From a modern cafe to a colorful bar, read on for a rundown of the newest spots to open their doors in this part of Chicago.
2 Stabbed, 1 Beaten In LoopTwo people were stabbed and another was beaten in a brawl late Monday night in the Loop, and a police officer was injured while responding to the fight.
Facebook To Open Office In Chicago LoopFacebook is opening a new office in the Loop.
3 Hospitalized After Suspicious Foul-Smelling Package Found In The LoopChicago firefighters called in a hazardous materials response after receiving reports of a “package emanating a foul odor” inside an office building at 131 S. Dearborn St. around 9:15 a.m.
Man Stabbed in Loop Thanks Stranger For Saving His LifeA man was allegedly stabbed by a stranger in the Loop on Friday. The victim says he walked for half a block before someone asked if he needed help and called 911.