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Editors Note: They traveled 1,230 miles to come to Washington, D.C. -- Christine Amdam flew all the way from Norway and Alina Braun from Germany. This fall, they are studying journalism at American University and working as interns for WTOP. They quickly discovered that Washington and the American culture are very different from their hometowns Oslo and Mannheim and decided to document their experiences. Check WTOP.com each weekend to read about Christine and Alina's "culture clashes."
One of D.C.'s favorite athletes got in the Halloween spirit with a costume honoring his own famous quip.
The tiny Maryland town of Henderson has put Halloween back on after canceling it, and others are shuffling plans as they recover from superstorm Sandy.
Area moms gear up for an annual post-Halloween payload.
When people think of Halloween, what word comes to mind? For children, it is probably candy. But there are healthier options out there for trick- or-treaters.
Backstage, Inc. is celebrating its last Halloween in D.C. after more than three decades of peddling fake blood, fairy glitter and Skittle-colored wigs.
Online movie ticket seller Fandango surveyed 1,000 individuals to find out what 2012 movie character costumes they are donning for Halloween. Catwoman from "The Dark Knight Rises" topped the list for women, while Thor from "the Avengers" led the list for men.
Halloween candy is everywhere, from homes to offices to even the gym. But how can people enjoy it without ruining their diets?
WTOP Garden Editor Mike McGrath recommends using everything from hot peppers, to deer repellent and dog hair.