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  1. Giant enchilada fails to break records, despite great effortRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Mexican chefs Thursday at the National Enchilada Fair in a Mexico City suburb prepared an enormous enchilada weighing one ton. The chefs had already achieved a Guinness World Record in 2010 with a 230 foot long enchilada, which weighed almost 1.5 tons.


  2. Joey Chestnut wins rib-eating contest in Northern NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    Joey Chestnut, also known as "Joey Jaws," has chomped his way to another title. Chestnut won the Nugget World Rib Eating Championship on Wednesday eating 9 pounds and 2.7 ounces of ribs in 12 minutes.


  3. No illusions for Limousin as sets world record priceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    GLENROCK Illusion set a new world record price for a Limousin animal when sold for 125,000gns at Borderway Mart, Carlisle.


  4. K'Nex Bloodhound claims Guinness World Record; real Bloodhound SSC eyes 1000mph target for 2016Read the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    This life-sized K'Nex replica of the Bloodhound Supersonic Car was today unveiled by Richard Noble, OBE and former world land speed record holder, at Brooklands Museum in Surrey.


  5. Big Freedia Honored By City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WWOZ

    We're late to this party, but would feel remiss in not mentioning it - one of New Orleans' most visible artists and biggest bounce ambassador, Big Freedia, was honored by City Council with her own "Big Freedia Day" last week, on August 21. The Queen Diva has brought a previously unseen level of visibility to bounce and its place in New Orleans ... (more)


  6. Records to be broken at festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    REVELLERS will be taking a step back in time when they dress up to make shapes to funky beats under a giant disco ball for Bestival .


  7. 8/29 OT: Naturally superhuman peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lone Star Ball

    Wim Hof is nearly impervious to extreme temperatures. In 2009, he ran a marathon, wearing only shorts and a cap , in -20C temperatures.


  8. a 53 marathona woman Amy Hughes brings her amazing challenge to ElyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    A sports therapist who has set herself the challenge of running an incredible 53 marathons in 53 days was in Ely today .


  9. Pharma-funded patients' groups pushing industry agenda on biosimilarsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times of India

    UGC is embarking on a mission to identify a host of unsung social figures and recognise their contribution by dedicating research centres in their name.


  10. Bromsgrove charity match could be record breakerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bromsgrove Advertiser

    ... the charity. Organiser Ian Riley said: "It is a bit premature to celebrate (breaking the record) as Guinness World Records officials need to look at the evidence and will ratify it. "We give a heartfelt thanks to all of the players, support staff, ...


  11. Article ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | This Is Somerset

    The world's largest ever 'kit car' has been unveiled - a life-sized replica of a 1,000mph vehicle made out of 300,000 tiny parts.


  12. World's largest private Ford collection replacing its pre-war cars with post-warRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    The Den Hartogh Ford Museum in the Netherlands might hold the Guinness world record for the largest private collection of Fords in the world, but it has struggled to bring younger visitors through its doors in recent years, something museum officials will attempt to counteract by thinning out nearly a quarter of the museum's collection.


  13. Japan's 'Golden Bolt': 103-year-old sprinter challenges world's fastest man Usain BoltRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    Japanese sprinter Hidekichi Miyazaki, 103, runs during the men's 100m dash at a Japan Masters Athletics competition in Kyoto on Aug 3, 2014.


  14. Pushing ahead - " wheelchair epic fundraiser Dave KatesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Halstead Gazette

    A MAN wants to raise money for charity by pushingawheelchair along the seafront for 12 hours - but he needs a passenger.


  15. World's longest turban: Amazing 645m headgear aiming wrap up a recordRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    The 100lb headgear is the length of 13 Olympic swimming pools when unwrapped and takes six-hours for Avtar Singh Mauni to put on As the owner of the world's longest turban, devout Sikh Avtar Singh Mauni needs a staggering six hours to don his pride and joy.


  16. National Adventure Farm breaks world record for having the...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Burton Mail

    THE National Forest Adventure Farm became a world record holder yesterday as the site became home to the world's largest display of scarecrows.


  17. World's longest garland honours Indian spiritual guru in USRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... City Councilman Jimmy and Ashrita Furman, holder of 206 current Guinness Records. Ashrita Furman, a Guinness world records record-breaker and New York councilman Jimmy Jennaro with the world's longest garland to honour Indian spiritual leader Sri ...


  18. Meet Shaun, the world's woolliest sheepRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Star Online

    A runaway sheep with six years' worth of wool on its back is poised to become the world's woolliest.


  19. World's largest corn dolly measures over 65 feetRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | FarmingUK

    ... of good fortune on farmers for 2015." The show organisers have submitted the dolly project to the Guinness World Records and are waiting to hear if it will be confirmed as a world record attempt. Dorset County show Secretary Show Secretary, Sam ...


  20. Prodigy and professionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Maui News

    Michael Andrew is not used to getting beat, but his second-place finish in the 100-meter backstroke at the Junior Pan Pacific Swimming Championships on Wednesday at Kihei Aquatic Center was understandable.