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Stories with subject: Toys
  • Drone-like toy flies undetected over wall at Michigan prison 
    Updated: Apr-29-16 5:23 am

    JACKSON, Michigan - Officials say a drone-like toy flew undetected over the wall at a southern Michigan prison and was later discovered on the ground by staff.

  • Report: Lego denial of Ai Weiwei order due to mistake 
    Updated: Apr-28-16 11:18 am

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen, whose family owns the Lego group, says "an internal mistake" led the company to deny a bulk order last year from Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei, who wanted toy bricks for an exhibition in Australia.

  • Yale lab looks to 'toys' to improve life on autism spectrum 
    Updated: Apr-11-16 9:36 am

    NEW HAVEN, Connecticut - Researchers at Yale Child Study Center's Technology and Innovation Laboratory are using "toys" to conduct ground-breaking research to improve treatment and teaching techniques for those on the autism spectrum and with other developmental disabilities.

  • North Chicago official found guilty in Toys for Tots theft 
    Updated: Apr-01-16 11:19 am

    NORTH CHICAGO, Illinois - An official with North Chicago's park district has been found guilty of stealing toys at a distribution event for the U.S. Marine Corps' Toys for Tots charity.

  • Olympic cycling champ Chris Hoy to compete in Le Mans 
    Updated: Mar-31-16 8:55 am

    LONDON - Six-time Olympic cycling champion Chris Hoy will compete in the Le Mans 24 Hour race in June, fulfilling an ambition he's had since receiving a toy car as a child.