Family Awarded $21.5 Million In Case Of Drowning 6-Year-OldTuesday more than $21 million was awarded to a south suburban family in a drowning case.
UPDATE: Man Who Drowned In Lake Michigan Identified, Woman Still MissingThe Lake County Coroner’s Office has identified the man as Stanislaw Wlosek Jr.
Dad Charged In Sons' Drownings Can Get Treatment In CustodyA judge says the father of two Indiana boys who drowned in a river can get mental health and drug treatment while in custody, rather than be released to participate in a drug treatment program.
Man Found Dead In Jackson Park LagoonHe was underwater for at least 20 minutes before the Chicago police marine unit was able to pull him out of the water.
Coroner: Cranberries Singer Dolores O’Riordan Died By Drowning In BathtubThe Cranberries formed in the Irish city of Limerick at the end of the 1980s and had international hits in the '90s with songs including "Dream," "Linger" and "Zombie."
Groom Saves Drowning Boy While Taking Wedding Photos On BeachZac and Cindy Edwards had just tied the knot in an intimate ceremony on Orange Beach in Alabama on Sunday, when the mood drastically changed.
Tourist From Illinois Dies After Getting Caught In Miami Beach Rip CurrentA trip to Miami turned deadly after a group of Illinois tourists got caught in a dangerous rip current.
Why Do Lifeguards Leave Chicago Beaches Hours Before Dark?In 2009, the city of Chicago cut lifeguard hours because of budget cuts.
Chicago Urged To Extend Lifeguard Hours After DrowningThe Chicago Park District is being urged to extend lifeguard patrols after the recent drowning of a 13-year-old girl.
Mother Charged With Neglect After Daughter Dies In Valparaiso PondA 32-year-old woman has been charged with neglect, after her 3-year-old daughter died in a pond in Valparaiso, Ind., on Monday.
Girl, 3, Dies After Being Found In Valparaiso PondA 3-year-old girl died Monday night, after she was found in a pond in Valparaiso, Ind.
Family, Friends Hold Vigil To Remember 13-Year-Old Drowning VictimA 13-year-old girl who drowned while swimming at Loyola Beach Friday is being remembered by family, friends, and the Chicago Police Officer who saved several lives that night.