VIDEO: Houston Reporter Helps Trucker Stranded In Rising WatersKHOU reporter Brandi Smith flagged down help for a trucker stranded in rising waters in North Water.
Displaced Racing Greyhounds Need HomesIf you're in the market for a dog, you might consider taking in a retiring racing dog. WBBM's Bob Roberts reports.
5 Young People Rescued From Lake Michigan Along IndianaFive young people have been rescued from southern Lake Michigan after being unable to get back to shore while swimming in rough water along Indiana.
Women Rescued From Flooded Fox River After Raft Flips OverTwo 19-year-old women took an inflatable raft into the fast-moving Fox River near Lippold Park around sunset.
Man Dies Trying To Rescue Nephew Who Fell Off Boat, Into LakeA man died while trying to rescue his 11-year-old nephew after he fell from a small motorboat into Lake Michigan near 63rd Street Beach.
Passersby Save Woman, 3 Children From Car In Retention PondWhen a woman accidentally drove, with her three children, into a Round Lake Beach retention pond during Wednesday night's storm, two passersby acted heroically.
This Little Piggy Was Found Along The InterstateThe tiny pig somehow ended up on the westbound side of 80-94 in Gary, Indiana,
Neighbors Help Joliet Family Escape House FireTwo people spotted a house fire on Tuesday in Joliet and broke the glass door alerting the homeowners of the fire, in time for them to escape the fire.
Eagle Released To Wildlife Rehab Center After Being Rescued Near Chicago HotelAn animal control officer rescued Monday night an eagle that “had a tussle” with a hotel window on the North Side.
Person In Critical After Being Rescued By DiversOne person was rescued from Lake Michigan near Montrose Harbor and another made it to shore on their own Tuesday evening.
68 Dogs Removed From Indiana HomeNearly 70 dogs were seized from an Indiana home where investigators said a man was performing illegal surgeries on them.
Foster Dog Scared Off Possible RobbersA PAWS Chicago foster dog is said to have “deterred armed robbers from breaking in to her foster home earlier this week,” according to a Facebook post.
Hunter Rescued From Woods In DeKalb County Hours After Falling In RiverThe 31-year-old Kingston man was out hunting with a friend in the Kishwaukee River State Fish and Wildlife Area, according to a statement from the DeKalb County sheriff’s office.
2-Year-Old Boy Rescues Twin Brother After Dresser Falls On HimA warning from a mother whose young son was nearly crushed by a falling dresser.
Two Paramedics Help Save 80 Puppies After Trailer Slides Into A DitchParamedics help rescue 80 dogs, a driver and a passenger after fishtailing and flipping their trailer into a ditch on and Indiana roadway.