9-Year-Old Boy

Karen Wessel, 47, of Arlington Heights died after trying to save a drowning child. (Photo provided)

Co-Workers: Woman Who Drowned Rescuing Boy ‘Saved Us Every Day’

A woman from Arlington Heights was being remembered as a hero Friday, after drowning while saving the life of a 9-year-old boy in northern Wisconsin.

07/25/2014

Chicago police taped off the car where a 9-year-old boy was shot while riding with his mother in the Park Manor neighborhood on June 5, 2013. The mother drove the boy to Comer Children's Hospital about a mile away from the shooting. (Credit: CBS)

Boy, 9, Recovering After Being Shot In The Chest

A 9-year-old boy had stabilized in the hospital Thursday after being shot in the chest while riding in a car with his mother the night before.

06/05/2013

Dog Teeth (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Neighbor’s Dog Seriously Injures 9-Year-Old Boy

A nephew of the dog owner was able to pull the animal off the boy, who suffered bites to his arms and legs.

05/20/2013

Pool Drowning

Boy, 9, Drowns In Pool In Lansing

Police in south suburban Lansing, and the Indiana Department of Child Protective services, are investigating the death of a 9-year-old Chicago boy.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2012

Missing Boys

Brothers, 6 And 9, Spend Night In Bushes To Avoid Cleaning

It turns out a pair of brothers, ages 6 and 9, who were reported missing actually spent the night in the bushes because they didn’t want to clean at home.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2012

Water generic

9-Year-Old Boy Drowns In West Suburban Lake

A 9-year-old boy died Sunday after rescue divers pulled him from a west suburban Montgomery lake after spending about 30 minutes looking for the child, officials said.

05/28/2012

Maplewood Avenue Shooting

7-Year-Old Boy, Girl Shot In Violent Evening

Two children were shot before sundown Thursday in unrelated incidents in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–04/12/2012

File Photo (Alex Wong/ Getty Images)

9-Year-Old Hit By Vehicle On West Side

A vehicle struck a 9-year-old boy Saturday afternoon in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

04/08/2012

Avenue H Attempted Abduction

Man Tries To Kidnap 9-Year-Old Boy On Southeast Side

A man put a 9-year-old boy and tried to abduct him on the city’s Southeast Side this week, and now police hope a sketch will help them find a suspect.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2012

100th Place Shooting

Boy, 9, Shot In Head In Roseland

A 9-year-old boy is hospitalized in critical condition, after being shot in the head in his own backyard early this morning in the Roseland neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2011

James Arrigoni

Man Gets 50 Years For Videotaping Sex With Boy, 9

A Harvey man has been sentenced to 50 years behind bars, after admitting to having a sexual encounter with a 9-year-old boy, and videotaping it, in his trailer.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2011

Baby Feet

Attorney: Outright Ban On Circumcision Goes Too Far

An attorney who succeeded in keeping a local boy from being circumcised now says an outright ban on the practice would be going too far.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011