World Records Newswire

World Records Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for World Records.

Results 1 - 20 of 10,996 in World Records

  1. Indonesian Man Claims to Be World's Oldest at 145Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New Urban Legends

    Mbah Gotho of Indonesia has an identity card that says he was born in 1870, which would make him 145 years old and the world's oldest person - ever. According to a 27 August 2016 staff report in the Telegraph , a man named Mbah Gotho, who resides in Sragen, Java in Indonesia, may be the oldest living human being in recorded history, though all he wants to do, he says, is die: Mr Gotho has outlived all 10 of his siblings, four wives, and even his children.

    Comment?

  2. 'Nippy' Nihal, 101, wins goldRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Richmond News

    ... for his age group at the inaugural Americas Masters Games in Vancouver on the weekend. He didn't break any world records, but "Nippy" Nihal Gil still stole the show at the inaugural Americas Masters Games on the weekend. The 101-year-old Richmondite ...

    Comment?

  3. National lab breaks Guinness record for largest solid 3-D printed itemRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... was 17.5 feet long, 5.5 feet wide, 1. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2bPpHy4 Guinness World Records Adjudicator Michael Emrich is assisted by Oak Ridge National Laboratory Program Outreach Specialist Brittany Cramer as he ...

    Comment?

  4. Alex Hales admits he wasn't aware he'd made England's highest ever...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Alex Hales admitted he was not aware he had made the highest score in England's one-day history during the record-breaking victory over Pakistan. England then surpassed their previous best one-day score of 408 to amass a world record 444 en route to a 169-run victory.

    Comment?

  5. Hales revels in huge victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Record breaker Alex Hales was delighted as England blasted a world record one-day international total of 444-3 to beat Pakistan by 169 runs at Trent Bridge to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series. The record books took a battering, where Hales first thrilled his home crowd by hitting England's highest individual score and then Jos Buttler smashed their fastest 50 - from 22 balls.

    Comment?

  6. NewsThe Weeknd sets two Guinness World RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NME

    The Weeknd has set two new Guinness World Records. The renowned record-breaking reference book, which releases its 2017 edition on September 8, announced today that the 'Can't Feel My Face' artist will feature in their hallowed pages after setting two chart-based records over the past 21 months.

    Comment?

  7. Record-breaking England beat Pakistan in third ODIRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    England struck a world record one-day international total of 444 for three as they crushed Pakistan by 169 runs at Trent Bridge on Tuesday to take an unbeatable 3-0 lead in the five-match series. Jos Buttler struck the last ball of the innings for four to take Eoin Morgan's men past Sri Lanka's 443 for nine against Netherlands in July 2006.

    Comment?

  8. England rewrite record booksRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    A record-breaking and ruthless England beat Pakistan by 169 runs in the third one-day international at Trent Bridge to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series. The record books took a battering in Nottingham, where England blasted a world record one-day international total of 444 for three and Alex Hales struck a record 171 on a historic night.

    Comment?

  9. Alex Hales revels in England's record-breaking winRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Ledbury Reporter

    Record breaker Alex Hales was delighted as England blasted a world record one-day international total of 444 for three to beat Pakistan by 169 runs at Trent Bridge to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series. The record books took a battering, where Hales first delighted his home crowd by hitting England's highest individual score and then Jos Buttler smashed their fastest 50 - from 22 balls.

    Comment?

  10. Trophy Truck Flies 379 Feet into the Air, Sets World RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Automobile Magazine

    ff-road champion Bryce Menzies just earned himself a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records by launching a truck 379.4 feet in the air over a New Mexico ghost town. The feat breaks the official Guinness record of 301 feet, and an unofficial ...

    Comment?

  11. Florida bans one-piece swimsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    Women dressed in bikinis pose for a photographer on Sydney's Bondi Beach September 26, 2007. 1010 bikini clad women posed on Australia's iconic beach setting a Guinness world record for the largest swimsuit photo shoot.

    Comment?

  12. Canberra mornings: Wednesday, August 31 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    If you see any accidents or have any info on the morning commute, let us know whenever it is safe to do so. Email morningblog @canberratimes.com.au or tweet us @canberratimes .

    Comment?

  13. Olympic champ Kipruto eyes steeplechase world record in BrusselsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... formerly known as Stephen Cherono -- who was a native Kenyan. The world 3000m steeplechase is one of the three world records in Olympic distances that has been set at the Brussels Memorial and that are still actual world records. Shaheen set the ...

    Comment?

  14. Zac Efron's 'Baywatch' Character Reportedly Similar to Ryan LochteRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Teen Vogue

    It seems that we will get the Zac Efron - as-Ryan Lochte biopic sooner than we might have thought - and it's not because some intrepid screenwriter saw the news of the swimmer being caught in his lies at the Rio Olympics. No, instead, because sometimes life imitates art, it's Zac's role in the upcoming Baywatch movie that will mirror Ryan's downfall .

    Comment?

  15. England set world record ODI total of 444 vs PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    Hales hits 171 to break Robin Smith's England record; Buttler hits fastest ODI fifty for his country. IMAGE: England's Jos Buttler and Eoin Morgan celebrate at the end of the innings after breaking the world record for the highest ODI score.

    Comment?

  16. Hales storms England to record-breaking 444-3 in 3rd ODIRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mount Forest Confederate

    England smashed a world record-breaking 444-3 against Pakistan in their third one-day international on Tuesday, after opening batsman Alex Hales hit England's highest individual ODI score with 171. Hales struck 22 fours and four sixes in a 122-ball blitz at his home ground in Trent Bridge, beating Robin Smith's 23-year-old England record of an unbeaten 167 against Australia.

    Comment?

  17. Vladimir Morozov Lowers 100 Im SC World Record At 2016 Fina World Cup BerlinRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Four days after s liding past the SC World Record in the men's 100 IM at the 2016 FINA/airweave World Cup Series in Paris-Chartres, Vladimir Morozov has once again lowered the World Record. When Morozov broke the record four days ago he upset Markus Diebler's 50.66 with a final time of 50.60.

    Comment?

  18. England set new ODI record against PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    England's Jos Buttler and Eoin Morgan celebrate at the end of the innings after breaking the world record for the highest ODI score. Photo: Paul Childs England recorded the highest-ever team total in a one-day international when they made 444 for three against Pakistan at Trent Bridge on Tuesday.

    Comment?

  19. Watch a Trophy Truck Fly 379 Feet to Set a World RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    Off-road champion Bryce Menzies just earned himself a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records by launching a truck 379.4 feet in the air over a New Mexico ghost town. The feat breaks the official Guinness record of 301 feet, and an unofficial record of 332 feet set by Tanner Foust back in 2011.

    Comment?

  20. Cookie, World's Oldest Parrot, Dies At Brookfield Zoo At 83Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Chicagoist

    When Brookfield Zoo opened in 1934, Cookie the Major Mitchell's cockatoo was one of its original residents. Cookie died over the weekend at the age of 83, the zoo announced Monday ; and his caretakers and fans are mourning the loss of not only the zoo's oldest resident, but the Guinness World Record-holding oldest living parrot anywhere.

    Comment?