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Viral Video: LEGO “Non-Stop” Trailer

The new Liam Neeson thriller “Non-Stop” has opened in theaters. But what if the movie was made out of LEGO bricks? Stop wondering, because the trailer is online.

02/28/2014

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“LEGO Movie” Builds Big Box Office Debut

“The LEGO Movie” clicked with moviegoers, assembling an exceptional $69.1 million to reach the top of the weekend box office in its debut, according to studio estimates.

02/10/2014

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Collectors Celebrate 50 Years Of G.I. Joe

The birthday of what has been called the world’s first action figure is being celebrated this month by toy collectors and Hasbro, the company that introduced military figure.

02/06/2014

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North Texas Girl Organizes Toy Drive For Hospitalized Kids

Like a modern day Santa, 9-year-old Elissa Martin del Campo, has arrived at Scottish Rite hospital, with SUVs stuffed with toys.

12/23/2013

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‘Christmas Is For Children’ Radiothon Raises More Than $1-M

Radio stations 98.7 KLUV and La Grande 107.5 fm raised $1,032,880.74 during their ‘Christmas is for Children’ Radiothon.

12/14/2013

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8-Year-Old Gives Back To Pediatric Patients In Irving

A third grader from Coppell exemplifies what the holiday spirit of putting others first is all about.

12/13/2013

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Kid-Tested, Kid-Approved Holiday Toys

Children at the Goddard School in McKinney showed CBS 11 first hand which toys they liked the best.

CBS 11–11/25/2013

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Chess & Rubber Duck Reach Toy Hall Of Fame

The rubber duck has squeaked out a win for a place in the National Toy Hall of Fame. The bath toy joins the ancient game of chess in the class of 2013 inducted Thursday.

11/07/2013

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Toy Hall of Fame

Brendan came across a list of toys that had been inducted into the toy hall of fame. What’s your favorite toy?

105.3 The Fan–10/02/2013

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles figures are held at the Toy Retailers Association's annual fair on October 31, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)

Toy Hall Of Fame Names 2013 Nominees

This year’s finalists are: Bubbles, chess, the board game Clue, Fisher-Price Little People, little green Army men, the Magic 8 Ball, My Little Pony, Nerf toys, the Pac-Man video game, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the scooter and the rubber duck.

10/02/2013

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Expert Looks At The Hottest Holiday Toys

The holidays are just around the corner. Toy trend expert Laurie Schacht looks at some of the items sure to be on plenty of wish lists this year.

10/01/2013

Toys R Us employees clap as Black Friday bargain hunters enter the store. (credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Retailers Start Hiring Holiday Workers

The holidays are fast approaching and several retailers across the area are preparing for the busy shopping season by increasing their staff over the next few months.

09/24/2013

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