Google does the job 99% of the time, so if you learn the basics, your life will be much easier!
Type "David Blaine" [in quotes] and click Enter.
At the top of the page, there are a number of Google "services". Click on "News".
In this case, any of the first 6 links will tell you about the new stunt.
The Genii Forum URL-inserter function won't work properly with the following address, so you'll have to cut and paste: http://news.google.com/news?q=%22david% ... a=N&tab=wn
if you want to see the results I got.