For Phelps, Helping Others With Depression 'Light Years Better' Than Olympic GoldPhelps has won 28 Olympic medals, 23 of them gold; but the swimming sensation said, at the height of his Olympic career, he considered killing himself.
Police: Man Kills Self In Front Of Western Springs Day CareA man is believed to have committed suicide Tuesday morning in front of a day care facility in west suburban Western Springs, police said.
Death Of 19-Year-Old Found In South Loop Ruled SuicideVinicius Franco was found unresponsive at 8:16 p.m. near a pool deck on the fifth floor of a building in the 1000 block of South State.
Ohio Priest Kills Himself In Chicago Amid InvestigationFather James Csaszar had been on administrative leave and under investigation for questionable communications with a minor.
Autopsy Results Released In Joliet Mother's Double-Murder SuicideAutopsies were performed Tuesday on twins Addison and Makayla Henning, 5, and their mother, 41-year-old Celisa Henning.
Grandmother Leaps To Her Death After Teen Dies Of Gunshot WoundA 17-year-old boy who was shot in the head before he was pulled from a house fire last week in north suburban Grayslake has died.
Grayslake Fire, Discovery Of Shooting, Followed By Grandmother's SuicideThe house fire was early Tuesday. And inside, firefighters found a 17-year-old boy who'd been shot in the head.
Metra Partners With Mental Health Experts To Create Suicide Prevention SignsMetra announced Wednesday its plan to develop and install suicide prevention signs at station platforms in an effort to deal with what the rail agency calls “a crisis.”
Woman Who Sent Texts Urging Suicide Guilty Of ManslaughterA woman who sent her boyfriend a barrage of text messages urging him to kill himself when they were both teenagers was convicted Friday of involuntary manslaughter in a trial that raised questions of whether words can kill.
Chicago Paramedic's Death Ruled A SuicideCrews responded Thursday afternoon to a fully involved house fire at 114th and South St. Louis. Once they extinguished the blaze, firefighters found a gunshot wound victim in the basement, officials said.
Parents Sue Naperville School District After Student's SuicideCorey Walgren was questioned by school officials about improper contact with a 16-year-old girl. His family says the school and police handled the situation badly. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Park Forest Police Share Details About Case As A Public ServicePark Forest police helped two suicidal people over the weekend and, as a public service, shared some details on the department's Facebook.
Jury Awards $3M To Widow Who Sued Drug Firm Over Husband's SuicideThe jury found GlaxoSmithKline liable for the death of Stewart Dolin, who jumped in front of a Blue Line train in the Loop in July 2010.
Study Finds States With Legalized Same-Sex Marriage Have Fewer Teen SuicidesA new study by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health found states that legalized same-sex marriage has a positive impact on LGBTQ teenagers.
Death Of Man Struck By CTA Purple Line Train In Evanston Ruled SuicideThe death of a man struck by a CTA Purple Line train late Friday afternoon in north suburban Evanston has been ruled a suicide.