This Couple Bought Their Dream Home in New Jersey—Then They Started Getting Ominous Letters in the Mail
The Broaddus family had just bought their dream home and couldn’t wait to move in. Until ominous letters began arriving...
12 Horror Films That Are Inspired By True Stories
Norman Bates, Jaws, and Freddy Krueger may be the stuff of nightmares—but they were all real.
10 Halloween Costumes That Have Been Banned From Schools
Halloween costumes have changed in the last decade, with colleges and middle and grammar schools advising which costumes can—and can't—be...
The Scientific Reason We Love Getting Scared So Much
If you love horror movies any and every day, we're talking to you.
The 24 Most Haunted Hotels in America
Planning a Halloween getaway? These hotels are possibly haunted, maybe have a dark and mystery history, and are absolutely more...
The Spookiest Abandoned Place in Every State
Do you dare visit these creepy locations? (It's OK if the answer is no—some of them are off-limits anyway...)
25 Creepy Photos That Will Give You the Chills
If a picture is, indeed, worth 1,000 words, then here are at least 25,000 of the most creepy and chilling...
12 of the Most Haunted Places in America, According to Paranormal Experts
Paranormal investigators, tour guides, and travel agents share their favorite stories from some of the spookiest sites open to the...
Here’s What the Fake Blood You See in Movies Is Really Made Of
If you're in the mood to step up your Halloween costume game, here's some bloody inspiration from the greats.
There’s a Reason Why Howling Wind Is So Spooky
There’s a reason why the sound is always used in horror movies and on Halloween soundtracks.
13 Haunted House Mysteries No One Can Explain
These creepy houses already look like perfect locations for a haunt, but they also hide dark and horrible secrets.
11 Creepiest Things Ever Caught on Security Camera
Paranormal activity and home intruders are just the beginning.
18 Fall Activities for Frugal Family Fun
Make lasting memories with all the changing season has to offer while sticking to a budget.
How to Become a Real-Life Ghost Hunter, According to Paranormal Investigators
Sorry Ghostbuster movie buffs, it's absolutely nothing like the films!
The Spookiest Things Ghost Hunters Have Seen on the Job
These spine-chilling stories from real-life ghost hunters will have you hiding under your covers.
These Guinea Pig Costumes Exist as an Early Christmas Gift for Your Soul
If the holiday season is stressing you out already, don't worry, Christmas-themed guinea pig costumes exist to restore all the...
Here’s What Halloween Looks Like at the Happiest Place on Earth
When the happiest place in the world becomes the spookiest place, it's still pretty magical.
This Is the Real Reason You Believe in Superstitions—Says Science
Most Americans know superstitions are nonsense. But why do more than 50 percent of people still believe in them?
Fall Decorations: DIY This Adorable Owl Craft to Get Your Home Ready for Fall
Build a rustic owl out of recycled bottle caps, jar lids, and utensils.
The Director of ‘The Exorcist’ Saw a Real Exorcism—and It’s Far More Terrifying Than the Movie
William Friedkin had never witnessed an exorcism other than the fake ones in his film. Here, he recounts his experience...