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Chicago Stories

An 'Absolutely Fireproof' New Theater

The Iroquois Theater was a new, opulent theater considered to be "absolutely fireproof."

An 'Absolutely Fireproof' New Theater

Video thumbnail: Chicago Stories The Aftermath of the Iroquois Theater Fire

Chicago Stories

The Aftermath of the Iroquois Theater Fire

The Iroquois Theater Fire resulted in painful lessons.

The Aftermath of the Iroquois Theater Fire

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Chicago Stories

Dig In to Chicago’s Curious Freight Tunnels

Explore Chicago’s freight tunnel system.

Dig In to Chicago’s Curious Freight Tunnels

Video thumbnail: Chicago Stories The Flood Stud

Chicago Stories

The Flood Stud

John Kenny, the man in charge of fixing the Loop flood, gets an odd nickname.

The Flood Stud

Video thumbnail: Chicago Stories The Loop Flood: A Problem that Didn't Need to Be a Problem

Chicago Stories

The Loop Flood: A Problem that Didn't Need to Be a Problem

Before the Loop flooded, the city had known about a leak in the freight tunnel system.

The Loop Flood: A Problem that Didn't Need to Be a Problem

Video thumbnail: Chicago Stories There's Fish in this Water!

Chicago Stories

There's Fish in this Water!

News breaks that downtown buildings are flooding.

There's Fish in this Water!