Toys

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Texans With Character: Paula Jackson

Paula Jackson has dedicated more than a decade to making sure that children across North Texas have toys on Christmas morning.

12/12/2014

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North Texas City Will Take Toys In Lieu Of Ticket Fines

Police officers in one North Texas town are waiving minor traffic citations in the hope that drivers will donate to charity this season.

CBS 11–12/03/2014

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Toys R Us Pulls “Breaking Bad” Figures

Toys R Us is pulling its four collectible dolls based on characters from AMC’s hit series “Breaking Bad” after taking heat from a Florida mom who launched a petition campaign last week.

10/22/2014

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Pots, Pans, Dolls, Games Up For Toy Hall Of Fame

Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for induction this year into the National Toy Hall of Fame.

09/22/2014

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Nintendo Reveals Toy Line For Video Games

Nintendo is taking a cue from “Skylanders” and “Disney Infinity” by introducing a toy figure line that will work in tandem with its video games for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.

06/10/2014

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Live-Action Barbie Comedy In Development

Barbie is coming alive. Sony Pictures, Mattel and Parkes+MacDonald/Image Nation have partnered to create a live-action movie focused on the iconic doll.

04/24/2014

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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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