Tuesday's Round-Up Of Daily News Stories

Four Franklin High heros.

We kick Tuesday off with a great positive story of four Franklin High School students using some fast thinking to save a man in the Schuylkill River.

Dave Davies updates his reporting on response times for city medic units. The verdict: Things are a little bit better.

John Dougherty steps down from his leadership post at the Redevelopment Authority a week after he lost his bid to replace state Sen. Vince Fumo in the city's First Senatorial District.

The city puts on hold a two-year-old law that requires landlords to rent safe properties to tenants.

And Mayor Nutter names his office's liaison to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered community.