NEW YORK— Shakira is partnering with Fisher-Price to launch a line of baby toys as well as a Web series for moms. The Mattel, Inc.- owned company announced Friday that the First Steps collection of toys and baby gear would be available in November. All of the proceeds will benefit her Barefoot Foundation, which provides education and nutrition to children in...» Read More
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