University of Chicago international students rally to demand safety upgrades a week after fatal shooting of recent grad. ‘The next one … could be anyone in this crowd.’

At least 200 University of Chicago students, many of them international, gathered at the campus’s Main Quadrangle Tuesday — a week after the fatal shooting in Hyde Park of Shaoxiong “Dennis” Zheng, a recent graduate — to demand further safety measures from the university. They held handmade signs echoing their concerns: “We want safety,” “Who…

No verdict after first day of deliberations in Kyle Rittenhouse case

KENOSHA — As protesters chanted and beat drums outside the Kenosha County Courthouse, jurors deliberated over the fate of Kyle Rittenhouse for nearly 8 ½ hours Tuesday before stopping for the day without a verdict. The panel — consisting of seven women and five men — offered few insights into their discussions, sending only two…

All about Alyssa Latham? Hardly. The junior forward is happy to play again for H-F: ‘It’s exciting to be back out here and have a real season.’

Daily Southtown | Nov 15, 2021 at 10:16 PM Thank you for supporting our journalism. This article is available exclusively for our subscribers, who help fund our work at the Chicago Tribune. Crete-Monee’s Micah Lear, left, and Homewood-Flossmoor’s Alyssa Latham (23) fight for a rebound during a game on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2021. (John Smierciak…

Lincolnwood police: Unlocked Jeep with keys inside stolen

Thank you for supporting our journalism. This article is available exclusively for our subscribers, who help fund our work at the Chicago Tribune. The following items were taken from Lincolnwood Police Department reports. An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. On the morning of Oct. 27, a police officer saw a man throw…