08/01/2011 12:42 pm ET Updated Oct 01, 2011

Lee Cowan And Molly Palmer: NBC News Couple

Remember the 'Balloon Boy' saga?

For most Americans, the story that captivated cable news viewers in October of 2009 has faded from memory. But not for NBC News correspondent Lee Cowan and "Today" show associate producer Molly Palmer, both of whom covered the infamous escapade.

"That's kind of when I think we started to really notice each other," Palmer tells TVNewser.

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