Men Allegedly Kill 6-Year-Old Boy in 'Human Sacrifice' for 'Prosperity'
Local authorities said the suspected killers took drugs before attacking the boy.
Pastor Accused of Making Human Sacrifices Dies in Car Crash
Authorities are, for the moment, stumped as to how the crash, which killed the pastor and police officer, actually happened.
Last Meal of 2,400-Year-Old Mummified Corpse Revealed in New Study
Researchers also uncovered a number of parasites infecting the Tollund Man at the time of his death.
Ancient China's Shang Dynasty Sacrificed Puppies, Likely Buried Dogs Alive
Researchers think puppies may have been reared for sacrifice or plucked from the streets.
Lost City With Pyramid Rewrites History
Archaeologists explored the 4,300-year-old-ruins of Shimao.
"Shocking" Dismembered Skull Reveals Human Sacrifice
"Finding the bones of the young woman ... should not be surprising."
Scotland's 'Cave of the Dead' 3-D Mapped
This mysterious and hard-to-reach cave can now be explored by anyone.
Boneyard Tunnel Found in Mayan Temple Mystery Hunt
Archaeologists are hoping to find what lies beneath the large Mayan temple known as "The Castle."
Aztec Temple, Ball Court and Severed Necks Discovered
The neck vertebrae appear to have come from victims who were sacrificed or decapitated, archaeologists said.
Human Sacrificial Remains Found in South Korea
Ancient Korean traditions meant people who were still alive were buried alongside dead kings.
What's the Point of Ritual Killings?
A series of mutilations and murders led to rioting in Zambia's capital in April.