| Jul 9, 2009
Dora the Explorer can undergo all the makeovers she wants--that Dora comforter is still getting chucked faster than last year's gym shoes when Hannah Montana comes calling.
And therein lies the quandary for parents trying to decorate their kids' rooms in...
| Jul 10, 2009
At least two people are dead after a fiery plane crash in a Vancouver, B.C. suburb.
A Vancouver International Airport spokesperson says the small passenger plane was coming ino the Vancouver Airport around 10:30 p.m. Thursday when it crashed near the...
| Jul 8, 2009
| 11:48 AM
Backyard Party Tips
Top 10 Tips for A Successful Summer Bash
#1 - Cheap is Chic
Don't spend a lot of $! Especially on things you're going to throw away; i.e. disposable dinnerware, decorations, expensive food, etc. Make sure you have good themed items,...
| Jun 25, 2009
Sea-Tac Airport got a visit from a strange passenger on Wednesday, a comedian who's living on a commercial jet.
Mark Malkoff is actually eating, sleeping and living on-board. "Yeah, this is where I live. I slept in row 29 last night. Don't try this at...
| Feb 21, 2010
An hour outside Manaus, the Amazon's biggest city, the blackened remains of a virgin forest smolder. Chain saws whine. And Jonas Mendes tosses logs, one after another, into his kiln.
"I know it's wrong to cut down the trees," said Mendes, 48, sweat...
| Feb 25, 2010
| 5:40 AM
A reality group that runs the swank Gramercy Park Hotel has sued a wealthy Icelandic couple over what they believe was a cheap kitchen installed in the company's hotel apartment.
Paramount Realty Group of America Corp. claims the IKEA kitchen placed in...
| Mar 6, 2010
It can be a bit delicate to ask a furniture shopper: "Oh, sir, um, maybe, ah, you'd like to see something a bit, hmmm, sturdier?"
We are, as a people, as a sitting-in-chairs public, big. Bigger than we ought to be, health authorities frequently tell us....
| Oct 24, 2009
The Home staff has culled recommendations from the architects, interior designers and do-it-yourselfers featured in this section to compile this list of resources for anyone planning to remodel, redecorate or otherwise turn his or her home into a work...
| Oct 27, 2009
Several stores including IKEA, Bed Bath & Beyond and Hanover Direct will recall nearly a million roller blinds and Roman shades for posing a serious strangulation risk to small children.
A child's neck can get tangled in the inner cord of Roman shades or...
| Oct 28, 2009
Nearly 1 million roller blinds and Roman shades sold by IKEA, Bed Bath & Beyond and Hanover Direct were recalled Tuesday for posing a serious strangulation risk to small children.
A child's neck can get tangled in the inner cord of Roman shades or the...
| Nov 7, 2009
Though he is still crawling, 9-month-old Thurston Conder takes about 10 seconds to have the run of the house. It's not that he's exceptionally fast; he just doesn't have that far to roam. Thurston shares 380 square feet with his mom and dad, Kelly Breslin...