Does Rubber Ducky belong in Toy Hall of Fame?

Wille Nelson gets his armadillo back Country music legend Willie Nelson has a stuffed armadillo. It's his on-stage mascot. It had been kidnapped, but now it has been returned. The stuffed critter is named “Ol' Dillo.” It was taken from a Las Vegas-area show. Officials at the Westin Lake Las Vegas res... - Posted on April 3, 2014
E-Trade baby says “I’m out of here” The E-Trade baby will finally stop talking. He's the baby who looks like a harmless, adorable tot, but talks like a Wall Street wolf. In the investor site's new ad, he is upstaged by a cat named Beanie that sings. The tot quits in disgust at the end of the ad. "That'... - Posted on March 24, 2014
Would you pay $250,000 for a guitar? George Gruhn's guitar shop in Nashville is a kind of mecca for fine, vintage musical instruments. But even Gruhn is blown away by the latest addition to his inventory. He says it's the very first production model Fender Stratocaster ever made. You can own it for a cool quart... - Posted on March 19, 2014
School tortures students with Justin Bieber song High school students in the small western Washington community of Tenino (Ten-NINE-o) are raising money for a cause — supporting orphans at a school in the west African country of Ghana. One unconventional strategy: they're playing the Justin Bieber song "Baby" during brea... - Posted on March 11, 2014
Olympic results: Loser keeps Bieber? Looks like the U.S. gets Justin Bieber. At least, one Chicago-area company thinks so. Command Transportation put up an electronic sign along one of the area's major expressways. It featured pictures of U.S. and Canadian hockey players with the headline, "Loser Keeps Bieber."... - Posted on February 23, 2014
JK Rowling has doubts about Ron and Hermione Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is having second thoughts about Ron and Hermione. She ended the series with heroine Hermione Granger paired up romantically with Ron Weasley. The hugely successful author tells Wonderland magazine she chose the red-haired Ron for Hermione for... - Posted on February 4, 2014
Is Beyoncé worth college credit? Beyoncé is one of the world's most scrutinized pop stars. Now that study is moving to college. The Department of Women's and Gender Studies at Rutgers University is offering a course called "Politicizing Beyoncé." Rutgers is the state university of New Jersey. New ... - Posted on January 30, 2014
Did Bieber break bad by breaking eggs? Detectives searched Justin Bieber's home looking for surveillance footage that might serve as evidence the pop star was involved in an egg-tossing vandalism case that caused thousands of dollars in damage to a neighbor's home, an official said Tuesday. Bieber, 19, was at the... - Posted on January 15, 2014
Record sets record for world's largest record The Inglewood Forum has been a popular rock concert venue for years. Now it has placed the world's largest vinyl record on its roof. It can be seen by air travelers aboard the 1,700 flights that land at nearby Los Angeles International Airport each day. And it actually spins. ... - Posted on January 10, 2014
Does Rubber Ducky belong in 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. The pair beat out 10 other finalists for a spot in the 15-year-old hall. The finalists that didn't... - Posted on November 7, 2013