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  1. Kids in La Crosse meet 'Buckets Blakes' of Harlem GlobetrottersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WKBT

    Hamilton and SOTA I students learned the ABCs: Action, Bravery and Compassion. The Globetrotters are working with the National Campaign to Stop Violence .


  2. Principal forces student with Down syndrome to remove high school letter jacketRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    While most kids might spend their spring break on vacation or going to the beach, a group of kids are acquiring skills that many performers use to entertain visitors at Key West, Florida's daily Mallory Square Sunset Celebration. While most kids might spend their spring break on vacation or going to the beach, a group of kids are acquiring skills that many performers use to entertain visitors at Key West, Florida's daily Mallory Square Sunset Celebration.


  3. This 24 Carrot Gold Cake Is What To Make Your Most High-Maintenance FriendRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Switched

    That's exactly what Paige Russell did when she created the "most expensive cake in the world," called the 24 Carrot Cake . The decadent gold treat looks like it belongs in a bank.


  4. Molly Schuyler back for more eating recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Jethro's managers said competitive eater Molly Schuyler will be in Des Moines this weekend and attempt to break two world records. Both attempts will take place at Jethro's BBQ n' Bacon Bacon at 1480 22nd Street in West Des Moines.


  5. Nathan's Famous Hot Dog-Eating Contest qualifier comes to Dogwood FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous Frankfurters in New York. Major League Eating and Atlanta Dogwood Festival will host a regional qualifier for the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest at 1 p.m. on April 12, during the 79th Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival at Piedmont Park.


  6. World indoor rowing champ is back in the race - in fancy dressRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Bexhill Observer

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. From the heat of the world indoor rowing championship in Boston to the chill of Hastings at the start of its annual half-marathon on Sunday - Bexhill's Mark Mitchell has done it all this month.


  7. Herbalife Pincourt/Guinness World Record ActivityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    The halls of Chene Bleu High School, Pincourt, were bouncing to the beat of the music, on Saturday March 7, as 23 participants joined in a 24 hour, High Intensity Interval Training workout, coordinated by Herbalife , a global nutrition company, in Los Angeles, California. The workout began at 9am, in Auckland, New Zealand, and throughout the next 24 hours, events began in all corners of the globe, in a quest to enter the Guinness Book of World Records for having the most participants in an HIIT event.


  8. Former World Record-Holder Andy Coan Battling Guillain-Barre SyndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Just a few months ago, former world record-holder Andy Coan had his life turned upside down in a matter of weeks after what doctors originally diagnosed as a pinched nerve turned out to be an auto-immune disease called Guillain-Barre syndrome. Coan, who set the world record in the 100m free at age 16 and then qualified for the boycotted 1980 U.S. Olympic Team, first experienced tingling in his extremities, which his doctors diagnosed as a pinched nerve in his neck.


  9. Mike Brown positive about England's World Cup chances despite Six Nations disappointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    But he insists he is ready to battle for his World Cup starting place and is also determined to inject some much-needed confidence into club-side Harlequins' stuttering season. Twelve months ago Brown concluded a Six Nations campaign that ended with an identical result, a second place in the table behind Joe Schmidt's Ireland.


  10. Scots adventurer Mark Beaumont bids to set new world record on...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    HE'LL cycle 150 miles a day for five weeks, with just a tiny tent as the only barrier between himself and nights sleeping wild on the dangerous plains of Africa. But whatever Mark Beaumont feels about pedalling from Cairo to Cape Town with a bike and a bag, it isn't fear.


  11. ...Read MoreRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Creative Mac

    Matt Guthmiller, the youngest person to solo circumnavigate by air, will join the OSU Flying Aggies this weekend for their annual banquet. , flew into the record books this past summer when he set the Guinness World Record for the youngest person to fly solo around the world.


  12. Sarah to be part of charity skydive teamRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Market Rasen Mail

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Last year Howsham teenager Sarah Clark shaved off her hair for charity and this year she is taking part in another hair-raising event.


  13. Grappenhall author Sally Green leaves Waterstones judges bewitched...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Warrington Guardian

    A FANTASY author from Grappenhall has left judges spellbound after her debut novel was named Best Book For Teenagers by Waterstones. Sally Green picked up the award at the Children's Book Prize event at Waterstones in Piccadilly for her book Half Bad on the same day that its sequel Half Wild was published.


  14. Firth achieves another world bestRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Newsday

    Firth, 19, set a new mark in Thursday's 100m breaststroke and did the same in the 200m individual medley in her SM14 category in Glasgow on Friday morning. Her time of two minutes 22.67 seconds beat the old mark of 2:24.16 held by Russia's Valeriia Shabalina.


  15. (Baselworld) Diamond guitar a highlight for HK displayRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Standard

    More than 151 exhibitors including an original jewelry brand, from Hong Kong displayed their products at Baselworld, which ended yesterday. The Hong Kong Pavilion included 83 jewelry brands, 49 watch and clock companies, nine watch parts and components companies and 10 packaging firms.


  16. Operation Teddy Bear launched to help Fin break recordRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Bromsgrove Standard

    Finlay Church, ten, with his mum and dad Penny and Wayne Church and some of the teddies which will be helping with the Guinness World Record attempt. Picture by Alex Bradbury.


  17. Williams closes in on Stanford's most revered track and field recordRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    Stanford's oldest track and field record also is its' most legendary - Bob Mathias gold-medal winning decathlon at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics. Harrison Williams scored 7,518 points to finish second at the Texas Relays behind Stanford volunteer assistant coach Evan Weinstock, a Brown graduate, who scored a personal record 7,557.


  18. Like to tinker? Minneapolis/St. Paul Mini Maker Faire is for youRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TwinCities

    A massive show-and-tell for an eclectic collection of DIYers, geeks, gearheads and others who just like making stuff will hit the Minnesota State Fairgrounds this spring. Called the Minneapolis/St.


  19. Free exchange: Towers of BabelRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Economist

    THE world is in the middle of a skyscraper boom. Last year nearly 100 buildings over 200 metres tall were built-more than ever before.


  20. Campus-wide nerf warRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Times-Delphic

    Since July, P2 Elizabeth Bald and sophomore Emily Norton have been planning Dogtown After Hours. The event, happening this Friday from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m., includes a variety of activities ranging from a henna artist to breaking a world record.