Chicago-based Corus Bankshares Inc. sought bankruptcy protection from creditors in June 2010, listing assets of $314.1 million and debt of $532.9 million. The FDIC had taken over Corus Bank in September 2009 after regulators seized its assets.
In this photo from 2002, a Blockbuster sits across from the Corus Bank building at the intersection of Irving Park, Damen and Lincoln Ave. in Chicago's North Center neighborhood.
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