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  1. Zappa Estate Items Set for Icons & Idols: Rock 'N Roll Auction in L.a.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Julien's Auctions, the world-record breaking auction house to the stars, has slated an upcoming Icons and Idols: Rock n' Roll auction and the Property from the Estate of Frank and Gail Zappa. The collection includes rare rock n' roll memorabilia including personal and career items from Prince, Eric Clapton , Elvis Presley , Madonna, Nirvana, The Beatles, Foo Fighters, Roy Orbison, Jimi Hendrix , Slash and much, much more.


  2. 'New Kids on the Block' Donnie Wahlberg sets selfie recordRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Daily News

    The singer destroyed the Guinness World record for most selfies taken during the eighth annual New Kids On The Block cruise where he took 122 selfies with his fans in three minutes, Guinness announced in a news release. Back in May 2015 Dwayne Johnson claimed the coveted title with 105 selfies - he broke the record during the UK premiere of his flick "San Andreas," taking photo after photo with fans on the red carpet.


  3. EFL Cup | Manchester United v/s Manchester City: Live streaming and where to watch in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DNA India

    Any suggestion that Wednesday's EFL Cup showdown between Manchester United and City would lack the usual derby intensity has been removed by the gathering pressure on both managers. While Jose Mourinho seeks a response to the humiliation inflicted on United by Sunday's 4-0 rout at Chelsea, City's Pep Guardiola is looking to end his five-match winless run as a manager.


  4. SWIMMING: Alia Atkinson breaks world record in TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    Jamaica's swimming sensation Alia Atkinson has broken the 50 metres breaststroke short course world record at the FINA World Cup Tour in Tokyo. Atkinson won the event in 28.64 seconds, shaving 16 hundredths off of the old mark of 28.80 seconds which was set by Jessica Hardy in Berlin in 2009.


  5. Sinister Charleston Halloween not your average block partyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be at one of those parties that you see on television or in the movies? Presented by EVO Events, the creators of Wonderland NYE and former producers of Fright Nights at Boone Hall, Saturday's high-end production, yes, production, will have it all: music, 3-D mapping, local cuisine and an open bar with multiple beverage options. But here's the kicker: The entertainment is described as such: dance crews, roaming actors and performers, stilt walkers, sword swallowers, aerialists and other variety acts, fire breathers, a human spark board , a human pin cushion , a live Guinness World Record attempt and "other oddities."


  6. Oldest amusement park in Italy to reopenRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    Rome, October 26 - The oldest amusement park in Italy, Rome's Luneur in the city's southern EUR district, is set to reopen on October 27 after eight years of closure. As part of its opening-day festivities, the park will try to clinch a Guinness World Record for most pinwheels in a field, together with 1,500 young guests.


  7. Donnie Wahlberg Beats Guinness World Record For Most Selfies Taken In ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Perez Hilton

    Donnie Wahlberg Beats Guinness World Record For Most Selfies Taken In 3 Minutes - How Many Pics Did It Take To Dethrone Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson? On Monday, Jenny McCarthy 's husband broke the Guinness World Record for the most selfies taken in three minutes. Yup, you read that correctly! While aboard the New Kids On The Block 's eighth annual cruise, the OG boy bander snapped 122 selfies with fans in an attempt to dethrone past title holder Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson - and he totally pulled it off.


  8. GoPro Footage of an Airshow Pilot Performing Inverted Flat Spins, Barrel Rolls, and Giant LoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Laughing Squid

    Los Angeles airshow pilot Spencer Suderman , who holds a Guinness World Record for the most inverted flat spins performed in an aircraft, captured GoPro Hero4 footage of his breathtaking ride through the California skies as he performed inverted flat spins, barrel rolls, and massive loops.


  9. Colin Jackson reveals why he chose athletics over cricketRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newsday

    Former world 110m hurdles champion Colin Jackson reveals his sporting career could have gone in an entirely different direction - cricket. Jackson, who has received an honorary degree from Wrexham Glyndwr University, recalls why as a youngster he decided on an athletics competition rather than a cricket match.


  10. Donnie Wahlberg Just Broke the Guinness World Record for Most Selfies ...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Journalists are privileged with the enormous responsibility of writing and reporting stories about people and events that are changing the course of human history. This is not one of those stories.


  11. No escape from student loans for Hong Kong magicianRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    A local magician has pledged to immediately repay thousands of dollars in student loans after the government threatened legal action against the escape artist. A District Court writ filed on Tuesday by the Department of Justice showed magician Louis Yan Chak-kuen borrowed HK$305,808 from the government-run Working Family and Student Financial Assistance Agency in the early 2000s to pursue tertiary studies.


  12. Donnie Wahlberg wins Guinness World Record for selfiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | USA Today

    Donnie Wahlberg and his fans aboard the New Kids on the Block cruise have set the world record for "Most Selfies Taken in 3 Minutes". Keri Lumm reports.


  13. $10 off Sinister Charleston tickets with code 'CITYPAPER'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Charleston City Paper

    Sinister Charleston Halloween features a non-stop line up of live music and creepy, mind-blowing performances and illusions in and around our 15,000 square foot facility. Guests will enjoy live music, dancing, jaw-dropping performances, 3D mapping, amazing effects, a Guinness World Record attempt and much more.


  14. Sue's Entertainment Update: Justin Timberlake Voted Early With An Illegal Selfie...Donnie Wahlberg Sets Selfie Records! - MAGIC 106.7Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WMJX-FM Boston

    Justin Timberlake may be in trouble over his illegal selfie in the voting booth... Donnie Wahlberg sets a new world record with selfies! Justin Timberlake voted - and commemorated the moment with an illegal selfie. He documented his voting experience on social media, trying to urge people to vote and even vote early if they can.


  15. In Tech News: Apple iPhone Quarterly Results Signal Yet Another Year of 15% Flat Market ShareRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Communities Dominate Brands

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  16. 15:51 Hun deel as big as six-storey building createdRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | AkiPress

    Bat Zuu LLC has created the biggest and king patterned Hun Deel, with a height of 14 meters and a width of 18 meters for two months, engaging over 50 tailors. The aim to set new Guinness World Record, said GoGo Mongolia.


  17. Alia Atkinson Scorches 50 Breast SCM World Record at Tokyo World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Four-time Olympian Alia Atkinson of Jamaica scorched the competition in finals of the women's 50 SCM breaststroke while swimming at the Tokyo stop of the 2016 FINA World Cup Series. Atkinson dashed to a final time of 28.64, scraping .16 seconds off the former World Record of 28.80, set in 2009 by Jessica Hardy .


  18. Janet Birkmyre (centre). Pictures: Steve Walton, moovingstill.comRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Worcester News

    The Great Witley 50-year-old, who rides for TORQ Performance, had a punishing schedule in Manchester with six races over six consecutive days. Three days required racing twice with both qualifying and finals on the same schedule, sometimes finishing as late as 11pm.


  19. Donnie WahlbergRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    ... . This happened and it's official! @DonnieWahlberg and fans now own the World Selfie Record with @GWR Guinness World Records!


  20. Hoboken resident set new record for the most one-arm push upsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    Patrick Murray, a 28 year old Hoboken resident, attempted to set a new Guinness World Record for the most one-arm push ups in one minute, carrying a 40 lb pack on Sunday, October 23. With several certified personal trainers present, Murray was able to complete 42 one-arm push ups, as shown on the video, below. Murray is a fitness specialist & meditation coach who works with military veterans at RWJ Rahway Fitness & Wellness Center at Carteret and he owns New Motive Hypnosis.