| Jul 16, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Look out, block heads. Here comes the merch.
The Lego Group announced today new plans for merchandise to promote “The Lego Movie,” which will hit theaters Feb. 7, 2014.
The film is expected to be a hit among families, thanks to the...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Parents whose little one is born the same day as the royal baby will have a souvenir to remind them of their coincidental good fortune: Britain's Royal Mint is giving away 2,013 commemorative coins to newborns entering the world on the same day.
| Jul 17, 2013
| 12:29 PM
As the world eagerly awaits the arrival of the royal baby, Queen Elizabeth II isn't one to be left out, sharing her sentiments Wednesday while greeting schoolchildren in the county of Cumbria, in northwest England.
"Do you want Kate's baby to be a...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 12:50 PM
Royal baby fever is spreading. The plague that has gripped cable news and morning shows now seems to have made its way to late night, where Stephen Colbert became its latest victim Tuesday night.
After expressing his internal gratitude that the colonies...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Over the last couple of weeks, a tiny monochromatic skyline has been growing in my kitchen.
Since opening Lego’s new “Architecture Studio,” my two daughters (who are 9 and 4) and I have been putting together, dismantling and...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Duchess Catherine, the former Kate Middleton, joined husband Prince William on Friday for their first joint appearance since debuting the royal baby, Prince George.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended the Ring of Fire race in Anglesey, Wales,...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Kate Middleton, Prince William and St. James's Palace are revealing quite a bit about their royal baby preparations.
It's a welcome change from the secrecy normally cloaking the royals. The palace has been much more forthcoming with some details ever...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has taken to wearing a shorter, softer, fuller hairstyle recently --- and its already the subject of two Twitter accounts created by unknown wags: @HillarysHair and @Hillarys_Hair. [New York Daily News]...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:16 AM
Picture this: The royal nappy.
The on-its-way Royal Baby has spurred a bounty of picture books, perfect for the little Royal Baby itself and other, non-royal babies of its generation.
In the Guardian, writer Imogen Russell Williams dives into the...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:27 AM
BEIJING – A magnitude 6.6 earthquake in northwest China killed at least 75 people and left more than 600 injured Monday, and heavy rains were impeding rescue efforts in some towns, state-run media reported.
Some 3,000 soldiers, firefighters and...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 12:26 PM
As of this writing, there are few duller spots on the Internet than the live cam that Britain's Telegraph newspaper is aiming at the Lindo wing of St. Mary's Hospital in west London, where the duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver the heir to the...