Police: Mom Tried To Kill Kids, Commit Suicide Hoffman Estates woman has been charged with trying to kill her two children, before apparently attempting suicide on Tuesday.
Woman Talks Grieving Teen Out Of Jumping In Front Of TrainA southwest suburban woman is credited with talking a grieving teen out of jumping in front of a train Friday evening.
Man Throws Life Preserver, Helps Rescue Person From Chicago RiverA man was pulled from the Chicago River early Wednesday in the West Loop, after a local resident threw a life preserver to keep him afloat until rescue crews arrived.
Man Kills Wife And Daughter, Attempts Suicide In Little VillageRelatives said the couple had been separated for four years. The girl's father apparently followed his wife and daughter to Chicago after the girl visited him in Miami for a week.
Woman Fatally Shot, Man Injured In Attempted Suicide In Westchester A 29-year-old woman was killed and a man was injured in an accompanying attempted suicide in Westchester Sunday morning.