Deflategate: Brady knew
Gunman's last tweets
Pacific Crest Trail rescue
Golden retrievers and cancer
Balloonist's dream of floating across Atlantic popped
By Digital First Media and wire reports
Posted: 09/13/2013 06:45:25 AM PDT
Updated: 09/13/2013 08:23:13 AM PDT
Balloonist's bid to float cross Atlantic ends quickly
In this photo provided by Mark McBreairty, a balloon cluster carrying Jonathan Trappe lifts off from Caribou, Maine, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark McBreairty)WASHINGTON - An American adventurer's bid to float across the Atlantic to Europe in a rowboat suspended by 370 helium balloons failed when he was forced to land in the Canadian province of Newfoundland, he said Friday. Balloon enthusiast Jonathan Trappe's attempt had earned comparisons with the plot of Oscar-winning animated movie "Up," about a pensioner ...
"Balloonist's bid to float cross Atlantic ends quickly"
In this photo provided by Mark McBreairty, a balloon cluster carrying Jonathan Trappe lifts off from Caribou, Maine, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark McBreairty)
Return to Top
Article commenting rules of the road
comments powered by Disqus.
comments powered by
( Melissa Moseley )
'Grace and Frankie': Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin shine in new Netflix comedy
Characters form an unlikely bond after their husbands leave them.
Wednesday's TV picks: 'Criminal Minds' faces kidnapping close to home
Josh Kornbluth's new passion -- honest conversations about death
Popcorn for pups may be a problem
( Al Bello )
Jamie Foxx: national anthem flub not my fault
The actor-singer blames his maligned performance at the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight on a technical malfunction.
One Direction's Louis Tomlinson and Zayn Malik in Twitter war
Hot Chocolate singer Errol Brown dies
Rosie O'Donnell has divorce court meltdown
The Bottom Line
MNG Corporate Site Map