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  1. Man Builds 13-Foot Tunable, Playable UkuleleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hedonistica

    This is the Guinness World Record holder for the largest tunable, playable ukulele , built by Lawrence Stump of Lansing, Michigan. The instrument measures 13-feet 1.08 inches long, or just about double your penis.

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  2. Drone view of SpaceX's Falcon 9 landingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Aerial view of damage to Oroville Dam's main spillway after days of running at 100,000 cubic feet per second Aerial view of damage to Oroville Dam's main spillway after days of running at 100,000 cubic feet per second The first face transplant performed at Mayo Clinic is providing a man from Wyoming a second chance at a normal life after he was disfigured by a gunshot in a suicide attempt a decade ago. He now has the face of another man who took his own life.

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  3. These were the queues as a Cardiff takeaway sold bags of chips for 5p todayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    Staff at the Albany Fish Bar, in Cardiff, also broke the Guinness world record for chip wrapping in celebration of its 50th anniversary A Cardiff takeaway celebrated its 50th anniversary by selling chips at just 5p a portion - and there were queues around the block. The Albany Fish Bar in Roath decided to offer the whopping discount in order to celebrate its golden anniversary, with a portion of chips costing a shilling when it first opened.

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  4. Watch Guinness World Record holder Shemika Charles limbo under a truckRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    The female passenger in a BMW that crashed into a barricade on Dallas North Tollway was hurt after a third car crashed into a good samaritan's van stopped at the scene. The BMW driver fled and was arrested at a nearby restaurant.

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  5. Football fan visits 92 Premier and Football League grounds in 189 days to reclaim world recordRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Ed Wood, 51, completed his test of watching matches at all 92 Premier and Football League grounds, along with visiting English-based Scottish side Berwick Rangers, in just 189 days, to break the previous record which stood at 237 days. He received his official Guinness World Record certificate at his 93rd and final ground, Spotland, where he saw hosts Rochdale play Charlton Athletic in League One last Saturday.

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  6. TIPPLE: The Gin Jamboree will feature more than 100 artisan ginsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    The Gin Jamboree will feature more than 100 artisan gins with hundreds of tonic and garnish combinations for gin fans to try in search of their new favourite, with mixologists on hand to guide along the way. The event is hosted by the same team who broke the Guinness World Record for the largest gin tasting event at Stoke-on-Trent's Town Hall in November.

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  7. Love gin? Get yourself to Accrington for The Gin Jamboree...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    The Gin Jamboree will feature more than 100 artisan gins with hundreds of tonic and garnish combinations for gin fans to try in search of their new favourite, with mixologists on hand to guide along the way. The event is hosted by the same team who broke the Guinness World Record for the largest gin tasting event at Stoke-on-Trent's Town Hall in November.

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  8. Great-Day-TB 20 mins ago 10:59 a.m."Zeus" from Harlem Globetrotters bounces byRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The Harlem Globetrotters are a worldwide icon, synonymous with family entertainment and great basketball skills. The Globetrotters represent nine decades of breaking down barriers, acts of goodwill and a commitment to fans that goes beyond the game.

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  9. Teacher's ice hockey marathon to aid cancer research Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Courier-Tribune

    ... world record for the world's longest marathon playing ice hockey. The current world record through Guinness World Records of 250 hours, 3 minutes and 20 seconds was achieved by Dr. Brent Saik and Friends (Canada) in Saiker's Acres, Alberta, Canada, ...

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  10. Tiffany Evans the 'zombie prostitute' tells her storyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Tiffany Dawn Evans' mugshot went viral when websites across the world proclaimed her as the zombie prostitute. She told The Sun News her story about drug addiction, prostitution and life on the street.

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  11. Sinkhole swallows two cars with passengers insideRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    A massive sinkhole in the Studio City section of Los Angeles swallowed two vehicles as Southern California wrestled with a huge Pacific Storm. The passengers of the two cars survived.

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  12. Aerial view of damage to Oroville Dam's main spillway after days of...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Aerial view of damage to Oroville Dam's main spillway after days of running at 100,000 cubic feet per second Aerial view of damage to Oroville Dam's main spillway after days of running at 100,000 cubic feet per second Surveillance video shows an employee at a Texas indoor skydiving centre saving a toddler from a nasty fall with a one-handed catch. A fight between a sheriff's deputy and a deputy jailer broke out last week in front of inmates at a detention center in Elizabethtown, Kentucky.

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  13. Derby fan Ed Wood breaks the world record time for visiting every English league groundRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | BBC News

    From Bournemouth to Newcastle, Berwick to Plymouth - Ed Wood has set a new Guinness World Record of 189 days to complete the 93 grounds But one supporter has managed to squeeze a visit to every Football League stadium in England in just over six months. On Saturday - 22,000 miles and 189 days later - Derby County fan Ed Wood reached his final ground, League One Rochdale's Crown Oil Arena.

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  14. Paul Pogba stays up to watch NBA All-Star gameRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Manchester United star Paul Pogba stays up until the early hours to watch record-breaking NBA All-Star game after Blackburn FA Cup scalp Paul Pogba came off the bench to help Manchester United get past Blackburn in the FA Cup on Sunday afternoon and celebrated by staying up late to enjoy a thrilling NBA All-Star game. The world-record signing picked out fellow substitute Zlatan Ibrahimovic with an inch-perfect pass before the Swede finished coolly to seal progression to the quarter-finals, where they will now meet Chelsea.

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  15. Why a Sunday stroll (or Paseo) around Hull city centre is... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | This is Hull

    Hull businessman, author and founder of the History troupe, Rob Bell takes a stroll through the city on a Sunday morning - or as he calls it, an Hullensian Paseo! When I lived in Madrid we used to walk about on Sundays visiting places off the map; stopping for tapas to read the newspapers outside in the winter sun. In Spanish - a paseo.

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  16. The HK$1m Croizet experience at the InterConRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Drinks Business

    The InterContinental Hotel in Hong Kong is offering a "VVIP" experience to guests for over HK$1 million which includes a bottle of its 1858 CuvA e Leonie and a private trip to the Cognac region. For the auspicious price of HK$1,288,888 , guests will be living in the ultimate lap of luxury at Hong Kong's five star InterContinental Hotel in a package which combines the world's most expensive Cognac, a Presidential Suite, 24-hour private butler, infinity swimming pool and a trip to Charentes, the birthplace of Croizet.

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  17. Iron championRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    ... doing much, much more next competition." In other local powerlifting action, Medicine Hat's Mike Moorhead set world records in the 40-year-old, 100-kilogram class with a 230.5-kilogram squat, a 178.5-kilogram bench, a 74-kilogram strict curl and a ...

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  18. Invercargill shearer Leon Samuels breaks world recordRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Timekeeper Darin Forde encourages Invercargill shearer Leon Samuels to a ewe shearing record of 605 sheep in 8 hours, at Argyle Station, near Waikaia. The previous record holder, Stacey Te Huia, of Te Kuiti, had held the record for 603 sheep since December 2010.

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  19. Hundreds of people attempt to break snowman-building record in MassenaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... to build hundreds of snowmen across the soccer field - most of them up to the par of the Guinness Book of World Records requirements. According to the rules, the snowmen each had to be three feet tall, assembled in three separate balls using natural ...

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  20. Australian man sets record by cracking world's longest whipRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    An Australian man posted video of his Guinness World Record-breaking whip, which measures nearly 330 feet long, in action. Nathan Griggs, who also holds the Guinness record for most whip cracks in one minute, posted a video to YouTube showing him trying out the world's largest whip at the Defiance Mill Skate Park in Charters Towers, Queensland.

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