9 hrs ago
Police: alleged abduction ends in fast-food drive-thru escape
MILTON, Wash. -- Police are investigating an alleged kidnapping that ended in a woman jumping in a stranger's car, pleading for help, and speeding off to call authorities.
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13 hrs ago
Putting Small Businesses on the (New) Google Map
Google Maps is a key resource that businesses can use to get more local searchers to discover them online.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
How the Coolhaus Founder Stayed Chill as One Food Truck Became a Frozen Treat Empire
In 2009, Natasha Case and Freya Estrella were selling ice cream sandwiches out of a beat up postal van they bought on Craigslist.
New Westminster Newsleader
NWPD issue warning
Fred William Bilaway, 52, appeared in New Westminster provincial court March 20. He is alleged to have sexually assaulted a woman responding to a Craigslist posting for a waitress/bartender at a local bar.
Best Craigslist Alternatives
We all know Craigslist is more than a mere fad at this point. The popular classifieds site has become a magical place where you can buy, rent, or apply for almost anything since its 1995 inception as a emailing list distributed among friends in San Francisco - one conveniently burgeoning with all manner of goods and services one might desire .
It Came From Craigslist: Rent This Dude's Nasty Couch For Only $275 Per Month
Looking for a new place to live? Well look no further, as you could be the lucky person who shells out nearly three hundred bucks a month to crash on this dude's gross couch .
Recent Studies Show Mobile's Broadening Reach
Some recent studies have further substantiated the growth trend in mobile search by local consumers, showing that usage now cuts across generational boundaries and demonstrating that mobile platforms are inherently local in nature.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
This Mysterious $500 Subway 'Avocado Car' Is My Next Lemons Racer
Why spend all that time and money building a normal car into a ridiculous Lemons racer when the good people at Subway have already done all the hard work for you? For $500, meet the 2010 Fiat Avocado.
Lexington Business Owner: No 'Yahoo' in Yelp Deal
A Lexington business owner is not shouting "Yahoo" over Yelp's new partnership. Yelp in February reached a deal with Yahoo to share its business reviews.
River Front Times
Lyft Plans Weekend Launch in St. Louis, But Will The City Shut It Down?
Lyft, the app-based, on-demand ride-sharing business based in San Francisco, plans to go live in St. Louis at 7 p.m. Friday.
Real Estate Video Classifieds by ClassifiedsEarth.com Empowers Real...
That's the thought behind the new real estate listing website ClassifiedsEarth.com .
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Older Generations Warming Up To M...
Some 47% of consumers searched for local restaurants on a mobile device in the past 30 days, followed by 44% for pizza and 38% for retail stores, per a survey from the Local Search Association and Thrive Analytics.
Musings of an Entrepreneur
Recommendations for Craigslist
As you can see from my article on The Evolution of Marketplaces , Craigslist is facing a great unbundling.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Jamie Vester whose husband was murdered while purchasing an iPad...
Two sex offenders out on parole went on a savage rape and murder spree that left FIVE women dead... all while wearing their GPS ANKLE BRACELETS EXCLUSIVE 'They're not mine': Estranged husband of woman who admitted to killing six of her newborn babies says he isn't the father and that she was kicked out of the house for cheating Is this the worst ... (more)
Woman Finds Missing Dog on Craigslist
This might be a dog owner's biggest fear, seeing an ad on Craigslist of your missing dog, posted by someone you don't know.
Search Engine Journal
Business Owners Complain Of Positive Reviews Disappearing After Yahoo's Deal With Yelp
The Wall Street Journal reports many business owners are upset after years of positive reviews have vanished from Yahoo Local following their recent deal with Yelp .
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Dog given away free on Craigslist found year later near death in Las Vegas wash
A dog given away for free through Craigslist was found severely emaciated a year later in a wash by the rescue organization, On My Way Home Dachshund Rescue .* The female Akita was so weak, she could barely lift her head.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Thieves nabbed trying to peddle bike on Craigslist
A bicycle stolen in Seattle was recovered in Suquamish on Thursday when the owner tracked down the thieves as they tried to peddle it on Craigslist.
The News Item
Motion: Knife in Barbour case obtained with invalid warrant
Police confiscated the knife allegedly used to kill Troy LaFerrara using a search warrant that was invalid, and the knife should not be permitted as evidence in the case against Miranda Barbour, according to the woman's attorneys.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Suspect arrested in Craigslist killing of Pa. man
An eastern Pennsylvania man is facing homicide charges in connection with the death of a man who was selling his car online.