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3 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News
It's probably best if you sing "Always Look on the Bright Side of Life," or at least say "Ni!" when you order that pastry.
4 hrs ago | WBNS
On Saturday, The Columbus Lesbian and Gay Softball Association appeared set to break the Guinness World Record for the Largest Drag Queen Stage Show at their Night of 100 Drag Queens.
5 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph
Yesterday, though, ClickHole.com ran a piece, " 5 U.S.-Backed Regimes That Failed So Hard They Won ," that applied the irreverence the website's displayed toward the Things People Care About on Social Media to a topic, foreign policy intervention, that doesn't get as much play as, say, self-congratulations about speaking truth to power by rattling ... (more)
10 hrs ago | International Business Times
Pugs await the start of the Oregon Humane Society Doggie Dash event, an attempt to break the world record for most costumed dogs at one event in Portland, Oregon May 10, 2014.
Oscar-winning filmmaker George Miller's "Mad Max: Fury Road" revisits his own post-apocalyptic trilogy featuring the anti-hero known as Mad Max.
Many amateur artists became part of a world record this weekend - another feather in the cap of "The Simpsons," or more specifically, a feather on Homer's Dome at San Diego's Comic-Con International.
For many families, a visit to Six Flags Great America is a summer tradition. A day filled with fast turns, water drenched drops, and spirited screams bring back vacation memories long after the sun fades.
Andrew Basak's partner Sue Scoones tells how life will never be the same without her 'soulmate' and how she wants his memory to live on for the sake of their child Cheryl's new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini is reported to have spent thousands on roses for their second wedding bash in London Springwatch presenter Michaela Strachan proved ... (more)
She might only be nine years old - but one Merthyr Tydfil pupil has proven a hit in the world of car sales after becoming the world's youngest auctioneer.
Telenor Group subsidiary Uninor's feat of opening 367 retail outlets at the same time in one day has taken it into the Guinness Book of World Records as the biggest ever retail expansion by any company in the world.
The 20-year-old from Haydon Wick , who only discovered wakeskating five years ago, swiftly made a name for himself on the watersport scene scooping the UK champion title in 2011 and 2013 and placing second at the European Championships in 2013.
Photo: Dipesh Shrestha Other participating Photo - A girl smiles as she hugs a tree while participating in an attempt to break the Guiness World Record for the most number of people hugging trees for two minutes to mark the World Environment Day.
A navy sailor with New Mexico ties ended up in the hospital after trying to break the world record for pull-ups in 24- hours.
Sheffield daredevil Jordan Ramos is taking to the air this week - as he bids to break a world record for a fourth time.
To many it looks like any ordinary tea cup. But this 'ordinary' cup, offered at a Sotheby's auction in Hong Kong, just set a world record as the most expensive piece of Chinese art.
The Coast Guard has suspended the search for an Indiana man who went missing after he and his teenage son crashed their single-engine plane near Pago Pago Tuesday night.
An Australian solar car has broken a 26-year-old world speed record, potentially establishing itself as the fastest electric vehicle over a distance of 500 kilometres, on a single battery charge.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 01:37 pm
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