Sears Tower


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a skyscraper built in Chicago in 1974

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Sailing along the canyons of the Chicago River on that cruise, one of the buildings that dominates the tour is the Sears Tower, the tallest building in the US.
According to the prosecution, Batiste suggested an attack on the Sears Tower - the tallest skyscraper in the US.
A FEDERAL jury in Miami has convicted five men of plotting with Al-Qaida to topple Chicago's Sears Tower and bomb FBI offices in hopes of igniting an anti-government insurrection.
What Christian clearly does relish is his work, and the opportunities it affords him, such as the chance to film a Batman scene while standing on top of Chicago's Sears Tower.
We were standing on the edge of the Sears Tower, jumping off of it.
The Dubai tower will then claim the title, almost guaranteeing that another future building in nearby Doha "will likely make little news: At 1,460 feet it is a baby--only 10 feet taller than the Sears Tower.
At 110 levels and 380 meters high, it shares the honor of having the largest number of floors in any building in the world, alongside Sears Tower in Chicago.
ALMOST 20 YEARS ago, I visited the Sears Tower in Chicago.
Instead, authorities chase anything that fails to pass an arcane sniff test, such as the Florida jokers who had a plan to blow up the Sears Tower -- once they located some bombs and some boots -- and a case in Lodi, where an ice-cream truck driver was accused of being in league with al-Qaida.
Upon completion in 2008, this $750 million, 92-story glass-encased structure will stand at 1,360 feet, making it the second-tallest building in North America after Chicago's own 1,450-foot tall Sears Tower.
They were persons who for whatever reason came to view their home country as the enemy," Gonzales said at a news conference at the Justice Department, where he discussed the purported plot against the Sears Tower in Chicago and a federal building in Miami.
Seven people have been arrested in connection with a plot to blow up Chicago's Sears Tower and other targets, the FBI said.
Further highlights include the John Hancock Building, Sears Tower skydeck, Adler Planetarium, sports arenas and world-class museums.
projects to 100,000 casualties, 4,500 fatalities and group life claims of $270 million, AD&D claims of $156 million and $169 million in health claims; or a series of 2-ton truck bombs at the Sears Tower, Hancock Center and Navy Pier in Chicago on a weekday afternoon means 87,000 casualties and 5,000 fatalities, with payouts projected to $548 million for group life, $296 million in AD&D and $72 million for health insurance.
So next time you're chiding yourself for driving past the Sears Tower again on your way to O'Hare, make a mental note to check out Wyndham for your next business trip and stay an extra day to do what you want to do.