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Lawn-chair balloonist decides to take a seat and give up flights

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GRANTS PASS, Ore. — An Oregon man who made headlines with his numerous flights in a lawn chair suspended from party balloons said Tuesday that between the high price of helium and a fine from the Federal Aviation Administration, his flying days might be done — at least in the U.S.

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