Christmas shopping

The best of holiday shopping gift guides

The best of holiday shopping gift guides

If you haven’t been inundated yet with holiday catalogs and a slew of emails with gift ideas, consider yourself spared. Not that gift lists are a bad thing, but how many lists of the best gifts for your tech dad, outdoorsy sister and pet-loving friend can the human mind tolerate in addition to all the…

Toxic Toys Test High for Lead, Cadmium, Arsenic, or Mercury

Toxic Toys Test High for Lead, Cadmium, Arsenic, or Mercury

One-third of the nearly 700 children’s toys tested by a nonprofit organization this holiday season contained one or more toxic chemicals, including lead, cadmium, arsenic, and mercury.