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  • By Ben Guarino | The Washington Post

The world's largest furniture seller, Ikea, bills itself as "The Life Improvement Store." But after its products caused three deaths, the Swedish company will pay $50 million to the families of three young boys. The children, no older than two years old, died when Ikea dressers toppled over with crushing force. In all cases, the lethal furniture was one of Ikea's Malm dressers, a line of popular assemble-it-yourself chests made of particle- and fiberboard.