Police: Report Of Flipped Boat In Passaic River Was HoaxPolice in Fairfield, New Jersey rushed to the Passaic River Tuesday after a report that a boat with three children, an adult and a dog flipped over, but it apparently turned out all to be a hoax.
Police Investigating If Report Of Hostage Situation In Eastchester Was Case Of 'Swatting'Police had guns drawn and officers were in full protective gear, but they said no one was home.
Another 'Swatting' Hoax Called Into Upper Freehold Township PolicePolice responding to a report of a hostage in Upper Freehold Township discovered it was a hoax.
Authorities: Call Reporting Hostage Situation In Clifton, N.J., Was A HoaxA massive police presence in Clifton, New Jersey, Saturday night was sparked by a hoax call, authorities confirmed to CBS2.
Story Of Scarred 3-Year-Old Girl Asked To Leave KFC Reportedly A HoaxIs it a finger-lickin' fraud?
Man Who Thinks Newtown Massacre Was A Hoax Charged With Stealing Memorial SignsA Virginia man who believes the Sandy Hook school shootings were a hoax has been charged in the theft of two memorial signs in New Jersey and Connecticut – both dedicated to child victims of those shootings.
Police Review Surveillance Images In Suspected Gunman Hoax At YalePolice on Tuesday said they have secured images from a surveillance camera of a suspect who made a call claiming an armed man was about to storm Yale University.
Arrest Made In Connection With Series Of Staten Island Bomb HoaxesThe latest device was found in Grymes Hill on Saturday -- what police called a realistic looking bomb found in a backpack, along with a note, a name and an address.
Shane Spencer Victim Of Hoax On ESPN Radio; Ex-Yank Denies PED Use On WFANAn imposter claiming to be Spencer called the station and admitted to taking steroids, saying, "I have used steroids in the past ... Did I ever see anyone using them? Absolutely."
Tawana Brawley Begins Defamation Payments Stemming From Rape Deemed HoaxTawana Brawley, the woman who was the center of a racial controversy involving rape allegations a quarter century ago, has begun making payments to a man who won a defamation judgment against her.
Bloomberg: Medical Marijuana Is 'One Of The Greatest Hoaxes Of All Time'Mayor Michael Bloomberg this week dismissed medical marijuana as a "hoax," and called the push to legalize cannabis “wrong-headed.”
Prankster Leads Trenton Councilwoman To Raise Question About Made-Up 'Disease'A City Councilwoman in Trenton was placed in an embarrassing situation this week, after she asked what the city’s Health Department was doing about a disease that turned out to be made up.
Manti Te'o Lowers 40 Time, Reportedy Turns Down Invites To Attend DraftTe'o is hoping to be picked in the first round of next month's NFL draft, though he's not expected to be on hand at Radio City Music Hall.
Manti Te'o, Hopeful Hoax Won't Affect Draft Stock, Does The 'Harlem Shake'The former Notre Dame linebacker also said he has shut down his Twitter account and isn't sure if he will ever use social media again.
Dr. Phil: Tuiasosopo 'Fell Deeply, Romantically In Love' With Te'o"I asked him straight up, 'Was this a romantic relationship with you?'" Dr. Phil McGraw said Wednesday. "And he says 'Yes.'"