What's buzzing on the interwebs besides Kim Kardashian's impassioned letter to fans about her divorce and the looming end of Dr. Conrad Murray's trial? In no particular order, here are some other stories that might pique your interest.
A dog saves his owner from a burning home, but dies in the process [Atlanta Journal Constitution]
The South sees manners decline [New York Times]
NYC mayor: Banks didn't cause mortgage crisis [Huffington Post]
11 things longer than Kim Kardashian's marriage [The Daily Beast]
Zooey Deschanel and hubby split [The Frisky]
Mark Cuban offered to buy LA Dodgers [Los Angeles Times]
Julian Assange loses extradition appeal [The Guardian]