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Tours and Tattoos Mark Friday the 13th

Ghostrider's Tattoo Studio in Lubbock, Texas, is offering piercings and tattoos for $13

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    In this file photo, a black cat enters the field of play at Pepper Stadium on July 10, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. It is believed to be bad luck to run into a black cat on Friday the 13th.

    What to Know

    • Masked maniacs on Friday take to the streets of Blairstown, New Jersey

    • Ghostrider's Tattoo Studio in Lubbock, Texas, is offering piercings and tattoos for $13

    There's nothing superstitious about Friday the 13th as two towns celebrate the day with tours or tattoos.

    Masked maniacs on Friday take to the streets of Blairstown, New Jersey. The community and its surroundings are where the 1980 horror movie "Friday the 13th" was filmed.

    Lehighvalleylive.com reports people wear hockey masks just like the killer Jason Voorhees did in the film and tour a Boy Scout camp where the film was shot. Two actors also will be in town for paid events.

    Meanwhile, Ghostrider's Tattoo Studio in Lubbock, Texas, is offering piercings and tattoos for $13 for the fifth year in a row. With tip, customers will pay $20 for what usually costs a minimum of $50.

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    [NATL] Colorado Man Charged With Five Counts of Murder in Deaths of Wife and Daughters

    Christopher Lee Watts was charged with five counts of murder Monday for the deaths of his wife Shanann Watts and their two daughters Bella and Celeste. Watts had initially pleaded publicly that his wife and daughters had gone missing. Their bodies were discovered on the property of the oil and natural gas company Watts worked for. The D.A. said that it's "too early" to discuss whether prosecutors would seek the death penalty.

    (Published Monday, Aug. 20, 2018)

    Others elsewhere will spend the day trying to avoid black cats.