Not a day goes by without news about web search. Business Week covers the Google and Yahoo! talent grab this week. Search Engine Watch finds that results returned by the major engines are dramatically different than one would expect. The FT covered vertical search in detail a couple of weeks back and just wrote about local search. (must subscribe). Blog search is getting a lot of coverage now as the number of blogs continues to explode and blog search engine results  are consistently poor. Dave Sifry of Technorati provides blog growth statistics here. The number of blogs is doubling every 5 months.