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Spooky Haunts In and Around Pittsburgh

Tre Harrington | Posted 10.20.2016 | Travel
Tre Harrington

Fall is officially here, and you know what that means...Halloween! it is time for the ghosts and ghouls to come out and frolic. Want to know where you have the best chance of finding something spooky in Pittsburgh? Keep reading and bundle up while you are out searching for your next haunt.

'Haunted swing' Forces Terrified Family From Playground

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 07.07.2016 | Weird News

A Rhode Island family’s playground plans were scrapped after video captured something that left them too terrified to leave their car. Video uploade...

If the World Ended Today, It Would Look Like This Abandoned U.S. Town

Seph Lawless | Posted 03.04.2016 | HuffPost Home
Seph Lawless

The EPA refers to it as the most toxic place in America, but it's better known as Picher, Oklahoma. The apocalyptic theatrical landscape serves as a rather cryptic backdrop to this once thriving American city, a constant reminder of what happens when mankind doesn't respect nature and the environment.

Millennials and Spirituality: The Religion Professor as Secret Agent, a.k.a. Danger Man

John Stroup | Posted 12.01.2016 | College
John Stroup

Welcome to Christianity in the Ivory Tower, or a guide to the inner knowledge and folk wisdom of The Village. For starters: the more Americans, espe...

The Most Haunted Places You Can Be This Halloween

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 11.04.2015 | Travel

Whether it's an abandoned shack, a haunted hotel or a spirit-infested slice of the great outdoors, America's most haunted destinations make for excell...

25 Best Towns for Trick-or-Treating

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.21.2016 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Halloween, in particular, is the time of year when communities combine their creative geniuses to produce the spookiest, creepiest, and most festive events possible. It isn't simply about finding the perfect costume and collecting the best candy.

4 Haunted Hotels We Dare You To Stay At

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 10.23.2016 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

by Linda K. Nathan, Condé Nast Traveler Hotels love repeat guests. But what about those guests who depart but never leave? We found five hotel...

Why I'm Suddenly Open To The Possibility That Ghosts Are Very Real

Tom Cramer | Posted 12.31.2014 | Fifty
Tom Cramer

Personally I progressed from being terrified of the ghosts, to being convinced there is no such thing, to being open to the possibility that ghosts -- the translucent trace of a poor soul unaware of their own departure -- are very real.

Visit a Real Haunted Location This Halloween, the Feds Can Help

Alejandro Rojas | Posted 12.30.2014 | Weird News
Alejandro Rojas

Halloween is a great time to visit your local haunted locations. I am sure your neighborhood ghost will appreciate it. In fact, ghosts might moan just to dramatically make it known they are bored, just like your kids do.

Five Great Ghost Video News Reports (VIDEO)

Alejandro Rojas | Posted 12.24.2014 | Weird News
Alejandro Rojas

Ghost stories haunt the headlines during the Halloween season. However, eerie stories of paranormal activity are covered throughout the year, especially if they are particularly strange.

These 6 Creepy, Abandoned Islands Are Definitely Not Suitable for Your Next Vacation

Posted 02.05.2015 | Entertainment

Don’t let Hawaii or Tahiti fool you: islands are scary. For every tropical paradise, there’s some Shutter Island or Island of Dr. Moreau -- from w...

This Key West Bar Is an Ex-Morgue With Bodies Still Buried in It

Roadtrippers | Posted 06.04.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

Not only was the building used as Key West's first morgue, it was also the location of the infamous "Hanging Tree," which was responsible for hanging 16 pirates and one woman who had stabbed her husband and two children to death. Ghost hunters claim she haunts the bar to this day.

Hawaii's Haunted Beach Village

Civil Beat | P.F. Bentley | Posted 08.04.2014 | Travel

KAUPOA, MOLOKAI — In its recent heyday, Kaupoa beach village on the island of Molokai was another of Hawaii's idyllic getaways — a place where vis...

If You're Scared of Ghosts, This Isn't For You

Erin Ruberry | Posted 02.10.2014 | Travel
Erin Ruberry

When a historic attraction has been featured on a show called Most Haunted and gets its own WikiHow entry for "How to Survive a Trip to Mary King's Close," you're guaranteed a pretty spooky experience.

The World's Spookiest Cemeteries

Trip.com | Posted 12.01.2016 | Travel
Trip.com

Travelers looking for something authentically creepy should note that a slew of blood-chilling haunts exist right below their feet in the form of the world's spookiest cemeteries. Plunge into an inspiring mix of history, sculpture and creepy fun.

4 Haunted Bars to Visit This Halloween

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

Where better to spend this spooky holiday than a place where you can simultaneously tie one on while listening for strange noises. And when you eventually hear them, you'll always wonder if it was the booze or the spirits (meaning ghosts, not hooch).

25 Spookiest Places Around the World

Viator | Posted 10.23.2013 | Travel
Viator

These destinations retain their spooky reputation all year-round, so even if only one of them makes the cut for October 31st this year, you can still turn the rest into a frightening world tour if you want.

Haunted Hotels: Get Spooked for Halloween

Oyster | Posted 10.25.2013 | Travel
Oyster

Forget the haunted house. Those looking for a ghostly encounter this Halloween can get up close and personal with departed spirits in the luxury of a hotel room. Because who says you shouldn't have room service while you're feeling spooked?

The 20 Most Haunted Wedding Venues In The U.S.

Bridal Guide | Posted 12.21.2013 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

Searching for a spooky spot to tie the knot? Give your guests the thrill of a lifetime at one of these extraordinary venues.

62 Percent of Americans Would Consider Buying a Haunted Home [INFOGRAPHIC]

Leslie Piper | Posted 12.21.2013 | DC
Leslie Piper

Though buyers may be reluctant to purchasing a home that is haunted, the novelty of living in a haunted home does appeal to some.

America's Most Haunted Places

Travel + Leisure | Posted 10.16.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Ghost hunting has become big business, with paranormal experts offering as evidence dark shadows and orbs of light caught on film, recordings of strange noises and unexplained temperature drops. Get ready to conjure some spirits at these haunted places.

An Abandoned, Believed Haunted, NASA Launch Site You Can Actually Visit

Roadtrippers | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

Launch Complex-34 is a decommissioned launch site at Cape Canaveral believed to be haunted by the ghosts of three astronauts who tragically died there on January 27, 1967. To this day, some NASA employees claim to hear screams and an overall dark feeling when near the pad.

Yes, These Theaters Are Haunted!

Budget Travel | Posted 10.15.2013 | Travel
Budget Travel

Maybe it's just because the buildings are old and creaky, maybe it's because we expect our emotions to get cranked up to 11 when we walk into a performance space, but these 10 theaters all come with at least one resident spirit.

Go On An Abandoned Adventure

Posted 09.26.2013 | Travel

Traveling to abandoned places has become a thing. Who doesn't love the thrill of exploring an eerie, deserted spot? But sometimes you can discover ...

6 Haunted Plantations

Roadtrippers | Posted 10.04.2013 | Travel
Roadtrippers

These gorgeous houses often hide evil secrets and dark pasts -- making them prime spots for hauntings. Explore our top haunted plantations...if you dare!