Miami passenger charged with bomb hoax MIAMI (AP) -- Several flights were delayed at Miami International Airport after authorities say an international passenger joked about having a bomb. Airport officials said in a news release that 60-year-old Manuel Alberto Alvarado was checking in for his ... 10/22/2014 - 10:09 am | View Link
More details released in kidnapping hoax A loyal cat has been bringing his owner small gifts everyday in a show of affection. The catch? The cat's owner has been dead for over a year. New photos of Mars from NASA's Curiosity rover have sparked a buzz of discussion over an odd formation that some ... 08/27/2014 - 4:10 pm | View Link
Hoax: University Doesn't Ban Sites from WiFi Incoming freshmen at one university thought they wouldn't be able to log on to Facebook from their dorm room anytime soon, or can they? Northern Illinois University has enacted an Acceptable Use Policy, but it doesn't ban social media, political content ... 08/21/2014 - 1:49 am | View Link
Groom who halted own wedding with bomb hoax jailed LONDON (AP) -- A forgetful British bridegroom who made a hoax bomb threat rather than admit he'd neglected to book the venue for his wedding has been sentenced to a year in jail. Neil McArdle called Liverpool's St. George's Hall from a phone booth on his ... 10/22/2013 - 10:02 am | View Link
Homeless Gift Hoax Leaves Sacramento Families Short On Gifts A program to provide Christmas gifts for homeless families has fallen victim to a sub for Santa who has failed to deliver. Joe Ramos, community partnerships coordinator for the Sacramento Area Emergency Housing Center, said 26 homeless families from the ... 02/17/2013 - 9:12 pm | View Link
The Writing is on the Wall The September Full Moon is the “Harvest Moon” called “Mabon”, loyal servant to Uther Pendragon (Supreme Ruler of Druidic Royal Courts and mythical father of ... 10/28/2014 - 9:38 pm | View Website
Articles Published in 2013 Articles Published in 2013 This page lists Hoax-Slayer articles that were first published in 2013. 'Most Fatal Car Accident' Survey Scam Message circulating on ... 10/28/2014 - 8:33 pm | View Website
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Thousand Dollar Bill I would hope that any hoax this badly perpetrated would die a quick death, but events have proved otherwise. This message has been forwarded all over the Internet by ... 10/28/2014 - 7:33 am | View Website
Valleywag Sorry to disrupt. ... When a small group of disgruntled Facebook users decamped to Ello four weeks ago, a million more people followed looking for The Next Big Thing ... 10/28/2014 - 12:31 am | View Website
They probably wouldn't call economics the "dismal science" if it had more brightly animated alpacas. And talking lollipops to explain it all. Funny or Die has a new animated short on income inequality from Anchorman director Adam McKay, featuring the voice talents of "unbelievably sweet alpacas" Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, and Sarah Silverman, plus heartless middle manager Andy Richter and know-it-all lollipop Billy Eichner.
Man's best narc: A dog who was just following directions led police officers to his owner, who was promptly arrested for failure to obey police, possession of drug paraphernalia, and manufacturing a controlled substance. Prattville Police spokeswoman Paula Barlow told The Associated Press that when two drug officers arrived Wednesday with a search warrant, Edwin Henderson took off from his Central Alabama home.