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CDC: To avoid the coronavirus this Halloween, don’t drink, trick-or-treat, or scream at a haunted house

The CDC has published guidelines on lower-, moderate-, and higher-risk Halloween activities. Traditional trick-or-treating and indoor haunted houses and costume parties aren’t recommended. Outdoor pumpkin carving and home-based scavenger hunts are safer, the agency says. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. It’s officially fall, and in any other year, that […]
CDC: To avoid the coronavirus this Halloween, don’t drink, trick-or-treat, or scream at a haunted house
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Take this quiz to find your perfect Halloween costume

Halloween is around the corner, which means it’s time to pick out a costume for the spooky holiday. We’ve assembled a quiz to help you find the perfect ensemble for however you’re going to celebrate this year, regardless of whether you’re looking to sport something cute, funny, or scary. From […]
Take this quiz to find your perfect Halloween costume
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Halloween trees exist and they’re already flying off the shelves

Halloween trees – yes, you read that correctly – have hit the market, and they’re already selling out more than two months before the start of trick-or-treating season. Crafting superstore Michaels is selling the black, 14-inch ceramic trees to help goblins and ghouls “create a stunning Halloween display” in anticipation […]
Halloween trees exist and they’re already flying off the shelves
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Here’s what 36 celebrities wore for Halloween this year

Halloween started early this year with a bunch of celebrity parties held over the weekend. INSIDER has combed through the looks to find the standout costumes for 2018. Keep reading to see the best looks celebrities came up with for this year. We’ll continue to update this story through the […]
Here’s what 36 celebrities wore for Halloween this year
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5 spiritual holidays around the world that honour the dead

Despite all the candy and costumes today, Halloween started as a way to remember the dead. However, not many other countries celebrate it. That said, many other countries do have holidays that pay homage to the deceased. From a festival in Cambodia devoted to feeding dead relatives to Mexico’s famous […]
5 spiritual holidays around the world that honour the dead
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THEN AND NOW: How 10 classic Halloween costumes have changed over time

Classic Halloween costumes have evolved dramatically over the last century. Costumes like nurses, witches, and ghosts have gotten sexier over time, allowing people to wear less clothing on Halloween night. Other costumes like clowns and face masks have gotten creepier thanks to the advancement in technology and art. Visit Insider’s […]
THEN AND NOW: How 10 classic Halloween costumes have changed over time