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  • These Are The Toys That Refugees Around The World Play With

    Despite their hardships and traumas, kids will always be kids. View Entire Post ›

  • Nazi UFO toy model pulled from shelves

    Toy model manufacturer Revell agreed to discontinue its model of the Haunebu II Flying Saucer, described as "the first object in the world capable of flying in space." According to the product description, the Nazi aircraft never made it past its 1943 test stage due to World War II. Thing is, none of that is true. From The Local: The fact that Revell's product’s description fails to mention the aircraft never existed is risky in that people who buy it might actually believe the Nazis possessed...

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  • Here's Everything We Know About "Toy Story 4" So Far

    Roll on 2019. View Entire Post ›

  • Toys R Us to SHUT DOWN all 44 stores

    In March, Toys 'R' Us Australia went into voluntary administration months after the US and UK retail giant's collapse. Now it has announced it will shut down all of its 44 Australian stores.

    Mail Online
  • Aldi's biggest toy sale of the year is about to launch

    The middle aisles of every Aldi store are some of the most lucrative of the entire franchise, but Aussie stores are gearing up for their biggest toy sale on record.

    Mail Online
  • Last day for Big Fun toy store

    CLEVELAND-- A Cleveland Heights staple will close its doors for good on Sunday. It's the last day for Big Fun, a toy store located on Coventry Road. "Over a quarter century of providing smiles on people's faces. So much is going through my head right now. So many memories... so many wonderful people," owner Steve Presser posted on the store's Facebook page. "Thanks so much to all of you for allowing me to board a special ship, called Big Fun, and take you all, along with me, on a...
  • Boy Scout delays flights with toy grenade

    A Boy Scout should be prepared for anything. But if there's one thing you should definitely leave at home when you're flying, it's a grenade. Even if it's a toy one. At least 18 flights were delayed at Hobby Airport in Houston on Thursday after TSA agents found what they thought was a grenade in a checked bag, Houston Airport spokesman Bill Begley told CNN. After an investigation, agents discovered it was just a toy. Authorities kept crowds of passengers outside a 200-foot radius of the TSA...

  • My First Porsche wooden toy cars recalled

    Automaker Porsche has recalled its wooden toy car called, My First Porsche, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced Tuesday. The wheels and axles can fall off the toy and pose a choking hazard to young children. The company says people should take the toy cars away from young children and call a local Porsche dealer to return it and receive a full refund. The recall involves a blue wooden toy Porsche car with tan wheels. "PORSCHE" is printed on both sides of the recalled toy cars...

  • Nazi flying saucer toy is taken off the shelves in Germany

    Manufacturer Revell, based in Germany's North Rhine-Westphalia, says the toy will no longer be produced amid 'absolutely justified' criticism from those who pointed out such a craft never existed.

    Mail Online
  • Disney: How long will lines be at Toy Story Land?

    On a summer day at a Disney theme park, it’s inevitable that visitors will stand in line to ride the new attractions at Toy Story Land when it opens June 30. But how busy will it be to see Woody and Buzz? To prepare for the crowds, Disney is opening Hollywood Studios earlier and closing it later,...
  • The London Mastaba review – a giant geometric bath toy

    Serpentine, LondonMore rock festival stage than political statement, Christo’s giant oil barrel sculpture on Hyde Park’s Serpentine leaves our critic wondering what the fish all think It sits out on the lake, bigly. Constructed from 7,506 standard oil drums, the London Mastaba interrupts the view. More than that, it is the view. It is unmissable. Floating on London’s Serpentine, and tethered to the lake’s shallow bottom, Christo’s first major London project is an alien presence, its sides rising...

    the Guardian
  • Mark Hamill Toys With The Dark Side Of Father's Day

    What do you get the Sith Lord who has everything?

  • Carrie Underwood reveals her son's bizarre choice of toy

    Carrie Underwood took to Instagram to share a photo of her son's favorite toy.

    Fox News
  • More Toys R Us stores went up for sale. Here's what's moving in

    According to court documents filed Wednesday in Virginia, another round of Toys R Us shops has been bid on.

  • Revealed: The countries where you could be arrested if you arrive with a SEX TOY in your luggage

    British-based sex toy retailer Carvaka has revealed which countries frown upon sex toys arriving in luggage, from the Maldives to Saudi Arabia.

    Mail Online
  • Water balloon slingshots top list of unsafe summer toys

    A Boston-based consumer watchdog group has warned of the dangers to children of water balloon slingshots.

  • California Wildfires: Elon Musk’s Flamethrower Toy Could Be a Problem

    Will this extremely hot and dry summer survive 20,000 not-a-flamethrowers?

  • Children with higher levels of testosterone are less likely to share their toys

    The new study was led by experts from the University of Vienna. It's known those who have an index finger that is shorter than their ring finger are exposed to greater amounts of testosterone in the womb.

    Mail Online