Libyan Rebels Capture British Troops; NYC Rape Stats Soar; "Sheen's Korner" Reportedly Boring (Sunday Links)
- The U.K. is negotiating with Libyan rebels to free captured British special forces troops held in eastern Libya, according to CNN. Up to eight men are being detained after "a secret mission to put British diplomats in touch with leading opponents of Moammar Gadhafi ended in humiliation." [CNN]
- Rape cases in New York City are up 34.3 so far this year, more than any other type of crime. In some places, it's worse: for example, rape is up 84 percent in Brooklyn South. [NYP]
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