Sheriff: Balloon Boy Hoax May Have Had Conspirators

(AP) FORT COLLINS, Colo. — The lawyer for the man accused of perpetrating the balloon boy hoax to promote a reality show said Monday that he expects authorities to bring charges against his client in the coming days as investigators analyze e-mails that show Richard Heene and an associate discussing the stunt months ago. Lawyer […]

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‘Balloon Boy’ Family Will Be Charged For Hoax

Larimer County Sheriff Jim Alderden says that there will be criminal charges filed against the parents of “Balloon Boy” Falcon Heene, TMZ reports. “The hoax [was] a planned event for at least two weeks to launch this spacecraft in order to gain media publicity,” said Alderden at a press conference on Sunday. “To create a […]

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Balloon Boy Tells CNN: “We Did This for the Show”

The bizarre story of the ‘balloon boy’ just became a bit more unbelievable. The family of the Colorado boy at the center of the ‘flying saucer’ fiasco appeared on CNN Thursday night in an uncomfortable interview filled with awkward pauses–and one possible bombshell. Was it all just a hoax? During the interview, six-year-old Falcon Heene […]

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‘Balloon Boy’ Family Appeared on ‘Wife Swap’

UPDATE: Falcon Heene has been found alive. The six-year-old boy was found hiding in a box in the attic of his family’s Colorado home, according to authorities. “I played with my toys and took a nap,” Falcon told reporters outside his home Thursday. The riveting story of a runaway ‘flying saucer’ captivated television viewers Thursday […]

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‘Wife Swap’ Star Stabs Husband

Former beauty queen and ‘Wife Swap‘ contestant Jamie Czerniawski is accused of stabbing her husband with a kitchen knife during a fight instigated by jealousy. The former Miss Teen New Jersey stabbed her husband Charles, 34, causing “serious bodily injury,” in their Freehold, N.J., home over Memorial Day weekend. Czerniawski, 30, was charged with aggravated […]

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Recommendations: What To DVR This Week

It always pays to have more than one DVR in the house, even if your house is a one-bedroom apartment, like mine. Here’s what’s heading to my DVRs this week: MONDAY Gossip Girl: 8 PM, CW: I don’t know about you, but I’m really looking forward to this “Blair Goes Serena” wild lifestyle change. It […]

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