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West Michigan Dentists Offering Money for Halloween Candy

Dentists around West Michigan are offering to buy Halloween candy for as much as $2 per pound, then donate it to our troops overseas.

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IKEA’s Ode to ‘The Shining’ [Video]

IKEA's new ad, an homage to 'The Shining,' is even more frightening than the thought of trying to put together that bookcase you bought from the Swedish chain.

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This Baby Dressed As Ruth Bader Ginsburg Just Made My Whole Halloween [Photo]

Halloween has been pretty fun here around the office, but I just came across a photo that made my day one million times better.

Someone dressed up their baby as Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and it's perfect!

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Expect Mother Nature to Play Some Tricks with Halloween Weather on Friday

Mother Nature may have tricks of her own to play, with high winds, rain and snow being forecast by the National Weather Service's Grand Rapids Office for Friday.

That's going to make for some possibly challenging conditions for trick-or-treating on Halloween.

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Where to Trick-or-Treat Indoors in West Michigan – Halloween 2014

It's going to be a cold, maybe even a snowy, Halloween.

Neighborhood trick-or-treating is fun, but indoor trick-or-treating is a lot warmer.

See where to enjoy indoor trick-or-treating in West Michigan. 

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15 Frightening Facts About the ‘Resident Evil’ Film Franchise

The 'Resident Evil' video game franchise is one of the most successful of all-time, selling over 61 million units since the first game made its debut on the Sony PlayStation in 1996. The game series was so popular it spawned an equally lucrative film franchise, which includes five movies (and a sixth on the way) that have grossed almost $1 billion worldwide. But, would all that have happened if Gwyneth Paltrow had starred in the movie? Because that almost happened. Find out more about that, and other scary scoop from the 'Resident Evil' movies is this week's horrifying You Think You Know Movies? episode!

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Unhealthy Halloween Candy? Oh, the Horror of it all!

Tomorrow is the biggest, baddest candy day of the year, Halloween. I'm sure your kids, or truthfully, you too, can't wait to chow down on all those delicious morsels of surgery delights.

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Horrors of Adult Life Make Halloween Less Frightening

Halloween may be the scariest time of the year for kids, but it's nothing compared to the real world terror that is being a grown-up.

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RECALL ALERT: Meijer Recalls Halloween Projector Flashlights

Meijer has issued a recall for a novelty Halloween projector flashlight because it poses a burn hazard.

This recall involves a Signature Designs Halloween image projector. The projector is a flashlight with cap that holds special lenses to project messages and images onto a wall or other surfaces.

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10 Halloween Movies for People Who Hate Scary Movies

It’s easy to find Halloween movies. A cursory Google-search yields a slew of time-honored terror, vetted by thousands of critics and fans. But for those weak-stomached folks who avoid horror flicks at all costs, this bounty of murder porn, slasher flicks, and Romero rip-offs are highway to bad dream city.

There are, of course, plenty of happy Halloween movies that are safe for the squeamish. They just take a bit more effort than a Google search to uncover.

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Tom Cook’s Workday Dog Break – Dog Isn’t Quite Sure About Fake Rat Halloween Decoration [Video]

I've often said that dogs are smarter than a lot of people. This dog seems to prove my case.

He's pretty leery of this fake rat Halloween decoration. Is it a friend? Is it a foe? Can I eat it? 

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10 Strange, Fun Facts About the Spooky Origins of Halloween

The roots of our spookiest holiday's traditions—from pumpkins to trick-or-treating—run deep, their origins reaching back thousands of years to pre-Christian pagan festivals and superstitions.

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