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The 15 creepiest urban legends from around the world

Every culture has its own urban legends, myths, or spooky stories. Insider rounded up the scariest urban legends from around the world, from Hawaii to Scandinavia to Egypt. The gjengangers are thought to be murderous ghosts that can touch people and mark them for death, according to Viking legend. Some […]
The 15 creepiest urban legends from around the world
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The real-life people behind 6 famous fairy tales

Fairy tales are stories that have been passed down through generations, many of which have inspired some of the most beloved movies of all time. However, some of these magical stories might not have come out of nowhere – many have some relation to real historical figures and events. Rapunzel’s […]
The real-life people behind 6 famous fairy tales
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The creepiest urban legend from every state

There are plenty of famous urban legends, including Bigfoot and the Loch Ness monster. However, there are also plenty of local myths that have not made it into mainstream pop culture. Keep reading to find out the creepiest urban legend that takes place in your state. Visit Insider’s homepage for […]
The creepiest urban legend from every state
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The creepiest urban legend from every state

People love telling stories about some of the scariest places in America – it’s a tradition at campfires and sleepovers all over America. While some stories, like Bigfoot, have entered mainstream pop culture, others have stayed local, like the poisoned girl at Centennial Hall in Nebraska. Keep scrolling to read […]
The creepiest urban legend from every state