Paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren dies at 92

World / Offbeat Apr 20, 2019

Paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren dies at 92

Paranormal investigator and author Lorraine Warren, whose decades of ghost-hunting cases with her late husband inspired such frightening films as "The Conjuring" series and "The Amityville Horror," died. She was 92. The Warrens founded the New England Society for Psychic Research in Monroe, Connecticut, in ...

Modern witch-hunts terrorize New Guinea highlands

Asia Pacific / Social Issues Jan 4, 2019

Modern witch-hunts terrorize New Guinea highlands

A spate of brutal witch hunts has plunged parts of Papua New Guinea's highlands into a state of terror as fearful tribes blame dark forces for their rapidly changing world. In one particularly horrifying incident that was filmed, an elderly woman writhes and pleads hysterically ...