A far northwest suburban police detective was in the right place at the right time and brought the child back when he stopped breathing.
The child, a possible drowning victim, was pulled from the water by civilians a few minutes after 7 p.m.
A woman carrying her 2-year-old daughter in her arms was shot outside her home in the Calumet Heights neighborhood, as kids were leaving school less than a block away.
A west suburban woman has been sentenced to prison for her fourth DUI arrest after she dropped her child off at school while intoxicated.
The image of legendary Miami Dolphins quarterback Dan Marino has taken a hit.
One adult and one child were treated for smoke inhalation after a small fire broke out in a residence in the West Englewood neighborhood Saturday afternoon.
She remembered the drugs, but not the child. Police say when a South Side who left her 3-year-old granddaughter on a CTA bus in the South Loop was arrested Wednesday night, they found heroin in her pocket.
A mother who admitted consuming “several alcoholic beverages” struck and killed her baby daughter as she was backing her car out of a driveway, police said.
A young boy on a bicycle was run over and killed in north suburban Skokie Monday evening in what authorities call a chain-reaction accident.
A west suburban Aurora man has been charged in connection with the abuse of a 3-year-old boy.
A child playing with a lighter ignited a blaze that damaged a northwest suburban St. Charles home, leaving the family homeless.
State child welfare officials are investigating and police expect to file charges Thursday afternoon after a 20-month-old boy died after hitting his head in a northwest Indiana home.
Authorities in southern Indiana say a man used pliers to pull two teeth from the mouth of his girlfriend’s 2-year-old son.
Parents are furious after a 5-year-old student is allowed to take the school bus after he brought a knife and threatened other students on it.
A baby boy who died after he was pulled from Lake Michigan Thursday afternoon has been identified as a 14-month-old boy who had been reported missing.