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VIDEO: This Halloween Prank Gives New Meaning to 'Scarecrow'

Originally posted 10/14/2014 02:55PM

Just when you thought threatening clowns and homes quite literally filled with spiders were the best things October had to offer, we'd like to bring you a video that will probably shape the way you view scarecrows from now on.

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North Carolina Mom on Losing Septuplets: 'I Want Them to Be Here'

North Carolina Couple Stays Hopeful Despite Losing Septuplets

Originally posted 10/16/2014 12:20PM

Lindsey and Steve Justice still smile when they talk about the moment they learned the unimaginable – when Lindsey's doctor told the Charlotte, North Carolina, couple they were pregnant with septuplets.

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Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard: Why I'm Ending My Life in Less Than Three Weeks

Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard: Why I'm Ending My Life in Less Than Three Weeks

Originally posted 10/15/2014 08:00AM

Born with the soul of an adventurer and the heart of a warrior, Brittany Maynard has been ice climbing in Ecuador and kayaking in Patagonia and has cared for orphans in Nepal.

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Who Is Boycotting Columbus Day in Favor of 'Indigenous People's Day?'

UpdatePosted 10/13/2014 03:30PM

Who Is Boycotting Columbus Day in Favor of 'Indigenous People's Day?'

Originally posted 10/13/2014 03:00PM

If you've been following social media at all today, you may have heard of Indigenous People's Day.

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Terrifying, Social Media-Savvy Clown Is Stalking California Town

Originally posted 10/13/2014 11:45AM

Imagine if Pennywise from It had an Instagram.

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Missouri Home Abandoned After Filling with – Gulp! – Thousands of Spiders

Missouri Home Abandoned After Filling with Thousands of Spiders

Originally posted 10/13/2014 07:15AM

Talk about a perfect house for Halloween.

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Halloween Hayride Accident Kills Teen, Injures 22

Halloween Hayride Accident in Maine Kills Teen, Injures 22

Originally posted 10/12/2014 03:15PM

A Halloween-themed hayride loaded with riders crashed down a hill in the Maine woods and slammed into a tree, fatally injuring a teenage girl and leaving more than 20 other people hurt, police said Sunday.

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Meet the Cosplayers of New York Comic Con

Meet the Cosplayers of New York Comic Con

Originally posted 10/12/2014 02:15PM

New York Comic Con draws to a close Sunday, and so the Javits Center bids farewell to what was a record-breaking number of attendees: More than 150,000 fans crossed into the four-day celebration during its course.

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7 Students Charged in Wake of New Jersey High School Football Hazing Allegations

7 Students Charged in Wake of New Jersey High School Football Hazing Allegations

Originally posted 10/11/2014 01:50PM

Seven students were charged with sex crimes in connection with a series of assaults amid an investigation into hazing by a high school football team, which already led to the cancellation of the rest of the season, authorities said.

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Police Tell Wrong Family About Death of Son – But Look What Happened

Police Tell Wrong Family About Death of Son – Who Then Opens the Door

Originally posted 10/11/2014 09:00AM

An Alaska couple knocked on the door of their son's long-time girlfriend Thursday, intending to inform her that he'd been killed in a car accident.

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