Chicago's Hijab Billboard Campaign Seeks To EducateFor six weeks, billboards along the Tri-State Tollway and I-55 will feature women wearing the hijab, a veil covering the head and chest.
Illinois Expands Plan To Add Toll Lanes To I-55The state of Illinois is expanding its plan to add toll lanes to I-55.
Governor Rauner: Madigan Quit "Holding Up" I-55 Managed Lane ProjectGovernor Rauner is calling on Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan to quit "holding up" a plan to put a toll-lane in each direction of the Stevenson Expressway.
Closures Scheduled Overnight Friday On I-55 And Lake Shore DriveThe closures will happen overnight Friday and are part of the ongoing Interstate 55/Lake Shore Drive Interchange Reconstruction project.
More Stevenson Closures Scheduled Thursday Near LSDMore closures are scheduled Thursday on the Stevenson Expressway for work on the I-55/Lake Shore Drive Interchange Reconstruction Project.
Lake Shore Drive South To Close Overnight MondayLanes of Lake South Drive south will begin to close Monday night before all lanes close early Tuesday morning for the Interstate 55/Lake Shore Drive interchange project.
Semi Driver Pleads Guilty In I-55 Crash That Left 5 DeadAn Indiana truck driver has pleaded guilty to reckless homicide for a crash that left five people dead more than two years ago on I-55 in the southwest suburbs.
Teacher Slain In Plainfield, Husband Suspected Of Killing Her Walks Into TrafficA physical education teacher at Plainfield North High School was stabbed to death Tuesday night, and her husband -- who is suspected of killing her -- died a short time later when he apparently stepped into traffic.
Motorist Fleeing I-55 Car Fire Hit By Another VehicleThe driver fled from the vehicle on fire and was struck by another vehicle in traffic, according to state police. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Man Fatally Struck By Vehicles On I-55 In BolingbrookA Burbank man died after getting out of the passenger side of a vehicle on Interstate 55 early Saturday in southwest suburban Bolingbrook.
I-55 Near Gardner, Ill. Reopens After Hours-Long Closure Multiple crashes on southbound I-55 near Gardner, Ill. Saturday morning led to part of expressway being shutdown for hours. All lanes were opened back up around 2 p.m.
Five Injured In I-55 CrashAbout 7 p.m., a Honda Accord and Jeep Grand Cherokee were involved in a crash in the northbound lanes of I-55 near Route 52, according to a statement from Illinois State Police. A Honda Accord, trying to avoid the crash, then struck a motorist from the previous crash who was outside their vehicle.