Good Samaritan Rescues Four People From Dangerous Rip TidesAn everyday guy just enjoying a day at the beach in Indiana is being hailed a hero. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
Man Rescued From Pit Under River North Sidewalk GratesChicago Fire Department crews could be seen using a ladder to rescue the man from the pit under the sidewalk grates near Kinzie and Kingsbury.
Woman, Baby, Grandmother Rescued From Roof Of Burning Home In Lake GenevaThe woman and her baby were heard crying and coughing as she called 911 Tuesday as the home below them was going up in flames.
NW Indiana Man Saves In-Law After His Pickup Rolls Into PondHerbert Nowak, 61, had parked the gray 2013 Ford F-150 by a pond near his home in the 700 block of North 50 West in rural Liberty Township earlier this month.
On His First Day, Chicago Police Officer Helps Save Man Who Wasn't BreathingA Chicago Police officer on his first day on the job helped save someone’s life Sunday morning.
The Shedd Aquarium's Latest Addition: A Rescue DogThough she has no gills, Peach, the Shedd Aquarium's latest rescue dog, has been given permission to stick around.
Man Rescued After Falling Into Chicago River Downtown
Young Woman Saves Man Stuck On Railroad TracksA woman from a tiny city near Springfield was being honored for saving the life of a disabled man whose wheelchair got stuck on a set of railroad tracks on Tuesday.
Good Samaritans Save Suicidal Man Sitting In Middle Of Busy StreetA couple on their way to work Friday stopped to help a man sitting in the middle of busy Cicero Avenue, but little did they know, they had already him.
Sheriff's Officers Rescue Man From Fiery Crash On I-80Shortly before 2 a.m., the driver of a four-door sedan was heading east on I-80, near the Interstate 57 junction, when he lost control of the vehicle. The driver said he swerved to avoid hitting a coyote, and crashed through a guardrail.
WATCH: Norridge Cops Save Disabled Resident From House Fire
DuPage River Is Treacherous, Naperville Authorities WarnThe river is currently 4 to 7 feet above flood stage, and flowing rapidly in some areas. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.