Woman Charged With Hoax After Lying About Finding Abandoned Puppy In Duct-Taped PillowcaseA community college instructor has been charged with felony disorderly conduct, after she told her class she found an abandoned puppy inside a duct-taped pillowcase, but it turned out she made up the story.
2 Investigators: Indiana Mother Lies About Cancer, Solicits DonationsEvelyn Boarst won't say why. Friends are stunned about the cash-raising hoax. CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Valparaiso University Student Arrested In Hostage HoaxA Valparaiso University student faces charges for allegedly calling police and falsely claiming he was armed and had taken hostages in a campus library.
Sochi Wolf Video Turns Out To Be A HoaxThe girl cried wolf!
Think You Can't Get 'Catfished' Online? 2 Women Tell Their StoriesMove over, Manti Te'o. Two women tell CBS 2's Brad Edwards how they were duped online by "men" they never met in person.
Manti Te'o Denies Creating Hoax Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o insisted he had no role in the bizarre hoax involving his "dead" girlfriend and told ESPN on Friday night that he was duped by a person who has since apologized to him.
Notre Dame AD To Te'o: Time To Speak UpNotre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick says star linebacker Manti Te'o and his family were planning to go public about him being the victim of a hoax before an online report scooped them.
Te'o Spoke About 'Girlfriend' Twice After Supposedly Learning She Was A HoaxAn Associated Press review of news coverage found that the Heisman Trophy runner-up talked about his doomed love in a Web interview on Dec. 8 and again in a newspaper interview published Dec. 11.
Story Of Manti Te'o's Dead Girlfriend Was A Hoax A story that Notre Dame football star Manti Te'o's girlfriend had died of leukemia -- a loss he said inspired him to help lead the Fighting Irish to the BCS championship game -- was dismissed by the university Wednesday as a hoax perpetrated against the linebacker.
Fabricated Rape Story Cost Taxpayers More Than $17,000 In Police WorkA 33-year-old married mother of two sent investigators scrambling after she told them she was sexually assaulted by a man posing as a cop. Police say it was a lie that cost taxpayers plenty.
ClownBloq To Media: The Joke Is On YouThe Clown Bloq – a protest group that claimed it would dress in clown makeup and throw pies as political opponents during the NATO Summit – now says it was all a hoax from the beginning and was designed to con the media.
Dad Charged With Hoax After Claiming Own Daughter An Abandoned ChildA 23-year-old man has turned himself into Chicago police, after making up a story about finding a 2-year-old girl alone in a stroller earlier this month -- when the girl was actually his own daughter.