A woman's body was pulled from the Chicago River Friday evening after reports that a female had jumped into the water. (CBS)

Police Recover Woman’s Body From Chicago River

Emergency crews were called to the 300 block of West Roosevelt Road about 2:45 p.m. after receiving reports of the woman jumping from a bridge into the South Branch of the river.


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Man Fleeing From Cops Threatened To Jump From Roof

A man who shoved police and ran from officers questioning him about a stolen vehicle fled onto a Lakeview neighborhood roof, and threatened to jump before authorities convinced him to come down.


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BNSF Trains Halted After Woman Jumps From Building Near Tracks

A woman who jumped to her death from an 11th-floor balcony near a Metra station Thursday night on the Near West Side halted trains for about 30 minutes, authorities said.


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Woman Dies After Jumping From High-Rise In Uptown

A woman jumped to her death from a high-rise building Friday in the North Side Uptown neighborhood.


Shoppers pack Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg for Black Friday shopping on Nov. 25, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Man Injured In Jump At Woodfield Mall

The 24-year-old man jumped from the second level of Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg outside of a J.C. Penney store.



Boy, 8, Plunges At Least 20 Feet At Midway Airport

Police say an 8-year-old boy was being treated for minor injuries Tuesday, after he either jumped or fell 25 to 30 feet from the ticketing area at Midway International Airport.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012

Gas Prices

Gas Prices Jump 14 Cents Overnight; Analyst Can’t Explain Why

If you’ve filled your gas tank Thursday, you probably noticed a sudden spike in prices.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2011

Hot Wheels

Hot Wheels Car Jump To Precede Indy 500

This year’s Indianapolis 500 auto race will be preceded by an attempt to break a world record jump – by a toy vehicle.

CBS Chicago–04/12/2011