WhatsApp Free Texting Seen Siphoning $33 Billion From Carriers – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(See EXT6 for more on the acquisition.) Feb. 21 (Bloomberg) — Facebook Inc.’s $19 billion purchase of mobile-messaging startup WhatsApp Inc. is a stark reminder of how much…

Quebec fire home search: Many people still missing – BBC News

BBC NewsCrews recovered two more bodies on the third day of search efforts at a retirement home in Quebec that was destroyed by fire. Ten people are confirmed dead after…

Jury Rules in Favor of Courtney Love in ‘Twibel’ Case – ABC News

ABC NewsThe jury in the Courtney Love “Twibel” case ruled in favor of the singer late Friday, with a verdict saying the plaintiff did not prove that Love knowingly made…

The Tube: Shows you just can’t miss this week – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressSUNDAY. □ Fans of “Sherlock” have waited almost two years to find out how their favorite brainy sleuth (Benedict Cumberbatch) survived in the closing moments of Season 2’s…

Raw Sewage On New York Streets After Hurricane Sandy

New York City is facing what seems to be a large problem with raw sewage all over the streets after Hurricane Sandy. Several blogs are directly reporting the problem. For…

Usian Bolt Visited By Swedish Women Olympians; LeBron James Rejected By Lauren Perdue

“Usian Bolt Visited By Swedish Women Athletes; LeBron James Rejected By Lauren Perdue” – that tells you all you need to know about the difference between American and European /…