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Va. Mom Let Her Son Wear KKK Halloween Costume

The mother of a 7-year-old Virginia boy who dressed as a Ku Klux Klan member for Halloween is defending her decision to let her son don the hooded white robe.


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Md. Pumpkin Smash Ends Halloween With a Splat

The Maryland Science Center in Baltimore invites you to punctuate the end of Halloween with a Pumpkin Smash.


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8-Year-Old Trick-or-Treater Hit By Car in Alexandria

Police say an 8-year-old boy was injured when he was hit by a car while trick-or-treating in Alexandria.


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Sex Offenders Will Be Monitored On Halloween In Va.

Virginia authorities are planning to monitor sex offenders while children are out trick-or-treating.


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Scholars, Horror Buffs Still Fascinated by Events that Inspired ‘The Exorcist’

Saint Louis University hosted a panel discussion Tuesday on the exorcism, which involved the treatment of an unidentified suburban Washington, D.C., boy.


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Mom Calls Out Pumpkin Thief With Profanity Laced Sign

Becky Reina was irate after discovering a thief had made off with a pumpkin carved by her 2-year-old son.


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Miner’s Union: Va. Theme Park Attraction an Insult

The union representing America’s mine workers is speaking out against a Virginia theme park’s Halloween attraction that depicts an underground mine disaster.


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Horrifying Halloween Movies Playing for Free in D.C.

What’s your favorite scary movie of all time? With Halloween just a few days away, chances may be pretty good that one of your favorite spooky cinematic experiences is playing for free in DC this week.


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‘Spooktacular’ Events in D.C. Area

Halloween falls on a Thursday this year, but if one night is not enough for you to celebrate the terrifying holiday, you’re in luck. Several events will be held in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia through November to help you get your spook on.


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Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s Tips For A Safe Halloween

Going trick-or-treating with the kids this Halloween? Elizabeth Bailey RN and Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s have some helpful tips for ensuring a safe and fun night out in the neighborhood.





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