Global Post: The Pirate Bay co-founder Peter Sunde plans to launch a smartphone app that will let users send messages safe from intelligence agencies.
AP: Jane Austen will become the new face on England’s 10-pound notes.
Reuters: Boeing Co (BA.N) posted a better-than-expected 13 percent jump in second-quarter profit on Wednesday.
CNN Money: Google is a quarter of all American Internet traffic, and is growing faster than the Internet itself.
CNN: The fast food chain will discontinue the toy and food combos at some locations this month and across the brand by next year.
Reuters: More than half of the top U.S. tech firms use structures to cut their tax bills that some governments want to change.
ABC: George Zimmerman emerged from hiding to help rescue someone who was trapped in an overturned truck.
CNN: As a nation and the world awaited news of a child who could one day sit on the British throne, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, experienced a normal labor on Monday.
Reuters: Perhaps the ultimate superhero buddy movie will be coming to theaters in the next few years.
New York Times: Detroit is the largest American city to file for bankruptcy, as well as the largest municipal filing in terms of debt.
CNET: The Rubbee on Kickstarter is a clever take on the concept of electric bike conversion kits.
AP: Two scientific teams have for the first time precisely recorded an extremely rare event in physics that adds certainty to how we think the universe began.
AP: Texas Gov. Rick Perry signed sweeping new abortion restrictions on Thursday that could shutter most of the clinics in Texas.