Eavesdropping In: NYSE & Deutsche Boerse Merger?; Amar'e, Women's Fashion Designer; More Playboy Mansion Outbreak Victims; David LaChapelle Sues Rihanna; iPhone 5 Rumors

by Emily Green · February 15, 2011

Boards of NYSE and Deutsche Boerse, Germany's biggest stock exchange, vote to merge to make the largest exchange group in the world [LATimes]

Anna Wintour's new BFF, Knicks star Amar'e Stoudemire, is helping design a women's fashion line for fans to wear to the games because he wants to give them some "flair" [Post]

Number of people affected by the illness outbreak believed to have originated at an event at the Playboy Mansion rises from 100 to 170 [KTLA]

David LaChapelle sues Rihanna for blatantly ripping off his images and style in her racy "S&M" music video [PE]

The blogosphere is geeking out with rumors swirling of an iPhone 5 that has a larger 4-inch screen and slide-out keyboard, plus cheaper, more competitive versions of the next generation device [HuffPo]