| Nov 24, 2012
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Before you get on the road this holiday weekend, take some time to make sure your child's car seat is safe....
| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:09 PM
David Tennant has regenerated from a time- and space-traveling Doctor into a robot? That's right. Tennant, who played the 10th Doctor Who, guest stars in the next three episodes of "Star Wars: The Clone Wars."
Don't worry, though, he hasn't become a...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 12:08 PM
Free coffee! Yes, it's true. While we all know that the price of making coffee at home and slugging it to work with us is much cheaper than paying someone else to make it and hand it to you in a paper cup, we Americans love our coffee too much to wisen...
| Mar 27, 2013
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At least once as kids, we all gave an action figure's head the ol' 360-degree spin. Watching the confusing 3-D sequel "G.I. Joe: Retaliation," you know how that toy felt.
I get that a bad guy posing as the president (Jonathan...
| Oct 29, 2012
Amy Francetic was at a child's birthday party in 2004 when she decided it was time to leave Silicon Valley.
"I was sitting there listening to 6-year-olds talk about IPOs and whose house was bigger and how much a wedding dress cost," she said.
| Aug 29, 2012
| 10:44 AM
It's been more than six months since the Rhode Island state police began its investigation into the Institute for International Sport's finances and the future continues to be unclear for the once well-respected nonprofit.
The institute, which was...
| Sep 19, 2012
On Wednesday, retailer Toys"R" Us will announce its 2012 Holiday Hot Toy List. Adrienne O'Hara was here with a few selections named on the list.
Here are the top 15 toys on Toys R Us' list. The complete list of 50 can be found at toysrus.com/hottoys....
| Sep 21, 2012
| 12:17 PM
The top toy of the 20th century isn't number one by accident. G.I Joe kicked butt right up to the top. The mini action figure beat Raggedy Ann, Cabbage Patch, Mr. Potato Head, Hot Wheels, Monopoly, Play-Doh, Etch-A-Sketch and tons of others to become...
| May 21, 2012
| 10:50 AM
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — The 10-foot-tall, red-blue-and-silver Transformer Optimus Prime stomps his way through the Universal Studios Hollywood theme park — sending adults and kids scrambling.
No, this isn't a scene from a new "Transformers""...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 9:15 AM
Big summer movies such as “Battleship,” “The Avengers,” “Amazing Spiderman” and “G.I. Joe” – and the packaged toys that will be sold with them – can’t come soon enough forHasbro Inc., whose...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Transformer Prime -- does this name make you think of Android tablets or toy robots that can disguise themselves as semi-trucks and sports cars? Hasbro, the toy-maker that owns the popular Transformer's brand, is suing consumer-electronics-maker Asus over...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 9:33 PM
With the departure of "Stretch Armstrong," Universal Pictures has no plans for any more movies based on Hasbro toys beyond this summer's release of "Battleship"--marking an inauspicious end to a much-hyped deal signed four years ago....