Oil prices pull back, investors remain wary

Oil prices pulled back slightly during Asian trading hours Tuesday as investors continue to watch for fallout from the weekend's devastating attack on Saudi Arabia's crude production.

Has Islamic extremism arrived in Sri Lanka?

More than 48 hours after the Easter Sunday massacre in Sri Lanka, a devastatingly well-coordinated assault that targeted churches and hotels around the country, the shock still lingers.

Downtown crime prompts MPD to release statistics

Crime numbers from May 1 to Sept. 23 for 5 years were compared

The Madison Police Department released a statement saying a number of downtown crimes and a couple of high-profile cases have generated safety questions among residents. In response to those questions and the FBI naming Madison the fourth safest city in the country, MPD has released a report on downtown crime statistics.