Here is a round-up of recent news stories about witchcraft, folklore, archaeology and culture:
"The mysteries of the witch's ball" - story about folklore and protective magic at The Scotsman: https://www.scotsman.com/lifestyle/the-mysteries-of-the-witch-s-ball-1-4890156
"3000 hours of oral Irish history available online" - story at IrishCentral: https://www.irishcentral.com/roots/history/irish-oral-history-archive-online
"2500-Year-Old Pottery Fragment May Depict Jokester Deity" - story at Archaeology: https://www.archaeology.org/news/7493-190325-jerusalem-bes-vessel
"Hag to heroine: the surprising evolution of the on-screen witch" - story at Yahoo Style: https://uk.style.yahoo.com/hag-heroine-surprising-evolution-screen-155700912.html?
"Witches in America: See Stunning Photos of Modern Witchcraft Community" - story at Revolver Magazine: https://www.revolvermag.com/culture/witches-america-see-stunning-photos-modern-witchcraft-community