Crime stats are out for the first three months of 2005 and city leaders say there is good news and bad news.
Violent crimes including murder, rape, robbery, and assault are down 12 percent. Burglary, larceny, and car theft are down nearly 11 percent.
But the murder rate is nearly 12 percent from this time last year.
Officials say nearly 20 other people rescued from the back of the rig early Sunday were hospitalized in dire condition, many with extreme dehydration and heatstroke.Full Story >
Senate Republicans are now considering two versions of similar legislation, one that would repeal and replace, and another that would simply repeal "Obamacare" with a two-year delay for implementation to give the Senate more time to agree on a replacement.Full Story >
Swiss police say that five people have been hospitalized, two of them with serious injuries, following an incident in the northern city of Schaffhausen.Full Story >
The president's son-in-law has attracted attention for a December meeting with a leading Russian diplomat.Full Story >