Newborn Survives Mom's Attempt To Suffocate Baby With Plastic Bag: PoliceFire personnel found an unresponsive newborn hidden in a sealed plastic bag under some towels.
Opinion: Chicago's Abandoning Poor Kids To Preventable Health RisksWant to know the breadth of inequality in Chicago? Just take a look at the childhood injury risks across the city's different neighborhoods.
Police Investigate Death Of Baby Girl In Prospect Heights Police and paramedics responded to a call of an unresponsive baby at 10 a.m. Thursday in the 800 block of East Old Willow Road. The child was pronounced dead at the scene, Police Chief Jamie Dunne said at the scene.
Cops: Woman Tried To Kill Herself And Her Baby By Crashing Into HouseA southwest suburban woman was ordered held on $1 million bond Thursday after she tried to commit suicide by crashing her SUV, with her infant inside, Tuesday afternoon, police said.
Melting Ice Crashes Through Window, Raining Glass Shards Onto Mom, BabyKristin Shtulberg was nursing her 5-week-old daughter near a window when a massive buildup of ice collapsed. CBS 2's Chris Martinez reports.
Man Charged With Allegedly Beating Infant Son A 21-year-old west suburban Yorkville man is facing nearly a dozen felony charges for beating his infant child, Kendall County Court records show.
Man Charged With Killing Infant SonAndre Sharkey, 32, is charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the death of his 2-month-old son, who died Saturday at a north suburban hospital.
Prosecutors: Woman Killed Baby Granddaughter With Sledgehammer, KnifeSources tell CBS 2 the grandmother, who immigrated from Poland decades ago, has mental health problems.
Father In Custody For Murder Of InfantThe father of a 3-month-old Washington Heights boy who died Sunday has been arrested in connection with the infant’s death, police said.
Autopsy: 8-Year-Old Was Strangled, Death Ruled HomicideThe death Friday of an 8-year-old West Side girl was the result of strangulation and multiple injuries that were from child abuse and neglect and her death has been ruled a homicide, an autopsy has determined.
Infant Hospitalized After Fire On South Side A 1-month-old baby was hospitalized after suffering smoke inhalation on the South Side early Saturday, authorities said.
Woman Charged With Stabbing Baby To DeathA 21-year-old woman has been charged with killing her 5-month-old son at a North Side motel on Thursday, in what police said was an apparent murder-suicide attempt.