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Yacht Explosion Hoax

Similarities In False Distress Calls In T.X., N.J. Spark Coast Guard Investigation

The Huffington Post | Allie Compton | Posted 06.20.2012 | New York

Fishy similarities between a false distress call off the coast of Galveston, Texas, in May and last week's Sandy Hook, N.J., yacht explosion hoax that...

This Yacht Hoax Story Makes For Good Band Names

Posted 06.12.2012 | New York

Like the Coast Guard, we're not quite sure what happened Monday afternoon that led over 200 responders to fly out in search of an exploded yacht. The ...

Coast Guard Offers Reward In Yacht Explosion Hoax

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 08.12.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — Hoax emergency calls like the one about a yacht explosion off New Jersey cost U.S. taxpayers millions of dollars a year, yet authorit...