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Sure, they roll around at the same time every year, but somehow it’s still easy to be caught off-guard. Never again! Whether you’re planning ahead or at the very last minute, these handy holiday guides will help you make the most of your celebrations all year long.

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15 of the Best Haunted Houses in America

With the help of haunted house expert Steve Kopelman, we found the scariest spooky houses and attractions around the country.


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

Warning: These photos may cause nightmares


10 True Ghost Stories from the Most Haunted Places in the World

If you enjoy a real fright, these locations offer a chance to get close to some of the more grisly...


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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...


This Is How to Get Rid of Box Elder Bugs

Hint: insecticide isn't the best option.


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.

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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.


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10 Things to Stop Believing About the Salem Witch Trials

Do you know what really happened in Salem? Test your knowledge about one of the darkest times in colonial America.



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.


This Is The Real Meaning Behind Common Omens and Urban Legends

Before modern science, these premonitions didn't leave much room for second-guessing; however, some still hold for the very superstitious today.


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?

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This Is the Real Reason You Hate Scary Movies

Yes, it's perfectly normal to NOT enjoy being scared.


These True Stories Behind the Shipwrecks on Lake Superior Will Give You Goosebumps

A museum in Upper Michigan pays tribute to the lives lost on the waters of Lake Superior.


“Weird Al” Yankovic: Genius, Hoarder, Weasel-Lover

He has six platinum records, three Grammy awards for inescapable spoofs like "Fat" and "Eat It," and a perpetually sold-out...


If You See a Blue Halloween Bucket During Trick or Treat, This Is What It Means

Just a bit of knowledge and kindness can go a long way for some kids on Halloween. Here's what to...


45 Hocus Pocus Quotes That Will Put a Spell on You

It's not Halloween without a little hocus pocus. Read these top Hocus Pocus quotes and get excited for spooky season!

110 Halloween Jokes to Tickle Your Funny Bone

Need to tickle a skeleton's funny bone? Try one of these Halloween jokes.


35 Best Cat Costumes for Your Feline Friend This Halloween

Looking for the best Halloween cat costume? Check out these fun and hilarious outfits you and your pet will love.


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Free Printable Halloween Bingo Cards for a Ghastly Good Time

Halloween bingo is a great activity for loved ones of all ages. Interested in playing? We've got you covered with...