Eavesdropping In: Britney Spears Bombs NY Concert, Casey Anthony Spotted At Old Navy

by Mara Siegler · August 3, 2011

A peacock at the Central Park Zoo hopped the fence and perched on Fifth Avenue yesterday before returning home this morning. [NYP]

Casey Anthony is hiding out in Ohio. She was spotted shopping at Old Navy. [TMZ]

Britney Spears bombed her NY concert. "From all evidence, the object that occupied center stage at Nassau rarely sang (at least not live, or without audio helper). It didn't move with any more animation or engagement than a well-oiled robot." [NYDN]

The biggest-ever series of cyber attacks involved 72 networks over a period of five years and hit the UN, the International Olympic Committee, defense contractors, and more. It's been recently uncovered by security company McAfee. [Reuters]

Fleeing NYC. According to a new analysis of census data, New York's net population loss due to domestic migration was the highest in the United States. [Gothamist]

The Oscars aren't for a long time, but the Academy has voted to give statuettes to Oprah Winfrey, James Earl Jones, and makeup artist Dick Smith. [E!]