Halloween

November 02, 2018 - 12:20 pm
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Police in metro Atlanta say a man has been accused of inappropriately touching trick-or-treaters while wearing a jack-o'-lantern mask on Halloween. WSB-TV quotes an arrest warrant as saying 48-year-old Michael Eric Watford was taken into police custody Wednesday night on...
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rotten pumpkins jack-o-lanterns
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Ken Pauli
November 01, 2018 - 4:00 am
The City of Greenville is asking residents to compost their pumpkins and not put them curbside with other yard waste. City officials say the pumpkins cannot be sucked up with the yard waste vacuum truck. Plus, pumpkins are not exactly "good" for landfills. The U.S. Department of Energy warns that...
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Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora, left, waves the flag of Puerto Rico as coach Ramon Vazquez holds the championship trophy during a parade to celebrate the team's World Series championship over the Los Angeles Dodgers, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
October 31, 2018 - 5:08 pm
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the Red Sox parade in Boston celebrating the team's World Series win (all times local): 5 p.m. Red Sox manager Alex Cora, one of the team's championship trophies and a bystander have been hit by errant beer cans thrown during the team's victory lap through downtown...
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Halloween curfew for SC sex offenders
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South Carolina Radio Network
October 29, 2018 - 4:55 pm
SOUTH CAROLINA RADIO NETWORK: The South Carolina Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon Service (SCDPPPS) will have a Halloween curfew for sexual offenders under its supervision. The agency requires those currently serving parole or probation to be at home between 5:30-9 pm on Wednesday night...
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President Donald Trump holds up part of a child's halloween costume as he and first lady Melania Trump give candy to children during a Halloween trick-or-treat event at the White House, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Patrick Gentry
October 28, 2018 - 6:49 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are marking Halloween at the White House by handing out candy to kids at a festive event on the South Lawn. The couple appeared Sunday at the Halloween event, passing out White House Hershey bars and Twizzlers to children dressed...
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This image released by Universal Pictures shows Jamie Lee Curtis in a scene from "Halloween." (Ryan Green/Universal Pictures via AP)
October 28, 2018 - 12:47 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Meyers — or is it Jamie Lee Curtis? — can't be stopped. "Halloween" dominated the North American box office for the second straight weekend, carving up an estimated $32 million in ticket sales. The top four films were all unchanged at the North American box office, according...
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Spooky halloween background. scary pumpkin with burning eyes
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October 27, 2018 - 11:02 am
Tips on including sustainability in every holiday, even Halloween!!
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Evan Smith
October 24, 2018 - 5:08 pm
Let’s skip over the hard hitting news for a moment and consider this fact: this year, Americans will spend just about a half a billion dollars on Halloween costumes for their pets. Specifically, we’re talking about $480 million. That amount, by the way, has more than doubled since 2010. Of the 175...
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FILE - This Sept. 21, 2017 file photo shows Megyn Kelly on the set of her show, "Megyn Kelly Today" at NBC Studios in New York. Kelly is apologizing to her NBC News colleagues for questioning why dressing up in blackface for a Halloween costume is wrong. She faced a swift backlash for her morning show segment on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, and wrote later that she realized that such behavior is wrong. She says she’s never been a “PC” kind of person, but does understand that she needs to be more sensitive on issues of race and ethnicity. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
October 23, 2018 - 5:07 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC's Megyn Kelly swiftly apologized Tuesday for a morning show segment that questioned why dressing up in blackface for a Halloween costume is wrong. Following a social media backlash, Kelly wrote in an email to NBC News colleagues that she realized such behavior is wrong, that the...
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This image released by Universal Pictures shows Jamie Lee Curtis in a scene from "Halloween," in theaters nationwide on Oct. 19. (Ryan Green/Universal Pictures via AP)
October 21, 2018 - 2:42 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Forty years after he first appeared in theaters, Michael Myers is still drawing huge audiences for a good scare. Universal Pictures said Sunday that "Halloween" took in an estimated $77.5 million in ticket sales from North American theaters. It captured first place at the box...
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