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3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Conquering Goliath at Six Flags Great America

For many families, a visit to Six Flags Great America is a summer tradition. A day filled with fast turns, water drenched drops, and spirited screams bring back vacation memories long after the sun fades.

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7 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

Michaela Strachan opens Adventure Valley's new animal centre in Durham

Andrew Basak's partner Sue Scoones tells how life will never be the same without her 'soulmate' and how she wants his memory to live on for the sake of their child Cheryl's new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini is reported to have spent thousands on roses for their second wedding bash in London Springwatch presenter Michaela Strachan proved ... (more)

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Related Topix: Wedding, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom Travel

11 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Going, going, gone! Meet nine-year-old Megan Davies - the world's youngest auctioneer

She might only be nine years old - but one Merthyr Tydfil pupil has proven a hit in the world of car sales after becoming the world's youngest auctioneer.

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Related Topix: Merthyr Tydfil County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom

14 hrs ago | Express India

Uninor opens 367 stores in one day, enters Guinness Book of World Records

Telenor Group subsidiary Uninor's feat of opening 367 retail outlets at the same time in one day has taken it into the Guinness Book of World Records as the biggest ever retail expansion by any company in the world.

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15 hrs ago | Inhabitat

Sunswift Sets World Record For Fastest Long-Range Electric Car

Australian team Sunswift destroyed a 26-year old record for the world's fastest long-range electric vehicle this week, traveling over 310 miles at an average of 62 mph.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Swindon Advertiser

Wakeskater makes waves by beating world record

The 20-year-old from Haydon Wick , who only discovered wakeskating five years ago, swiftly made a name for himself on the watersport scene scooping the UK champion title in 2011 and 2013 and placing second at the European Championships in 2013.

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Nepalnews.com

Winning and other photos of Nepal Photo Contest 2071

Photo: Dipesh Shrestha Other participating Photo - A girl smiles as she hugs a tree while participating in an attempt to break the Guiness World Record for the most number of people hugging trees for two minutes to mark the World Environment Day.

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Related Topix: Nepal, World News, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, Nepal Travel, Patan, Nepal Travel,

KOB-TV

Navy Sailor attempts to break world record for most pull-ups

A navy sailor with New Mexico ties ended up in the hospital after trying to break the world record for pull-ups in 24- hours.

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Sheffield Telegraph

Sheffield daredevil's record-breaking bid

Sheffield daredevil Jordan Ramos is taking to the air this week - as he bids to break a world record for a fourth time.

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Examiner.com

Liu Yiqian cup: Drink from 'Holy Grail' ignites worldwide protest

To many it looks like any ordinary tea cup. But this 'ordinary' cup, offered at a Sotheby's auction in Hong Kong, just set a world record as the most expensive piece of Chinese art.

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Related Topix: Auctions, Retail, Sothebys Holdings

WISH-TV Indianapolis

Coast Guard suspends search for missing Indiana father after plane crash

The Coast Guard has suspended the search for an Indiana man who went missing after he and his teenage son crashed their single-engine plane near Pago Pago Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, Oceania, American Samoa, World News

Hindustan Times

Australian solar car smashes world land speed record

An Australian solar car has broken a 26-year-old world speed record, potentially establishing itself as the fastest electric vehicle over a distance of 500 kilometres, on a single battery charge.

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Related Topix: Australia, Travel, World News, Pacific Travel, New South Wales, Australia Travel, Australia Travel,

ABS-CBN News

INC bags 2 new Guinness world records

The new records were officially announced by a representative from Guinness during the INC's centennial celebration held at the Philippine Arena in Ciudad de Victoria in Bulacan.

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AME Info

Zain invites customers to enjoy Eid festivities at 360 Mall

Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, invites customers and their families to enjoy a memorable experience through a first of its kind performance in Kuwait.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr

Sat Jul 26, 2014

HarnesRacing

Archangel wins first Cashman elim in 1:50

Many of the sport's stars were out on Saturday night at The Meadowlands and none shown brighter than Archangel who won the first elimination for the John Cashman, Jr Memorial trot in a world record 1:50 flat.

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KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Guthmiller Back In Aberdeen After Record Breaking Flight

Nineteen-year-old Matthew Guthmiller broke the world record in about a month and a half when he landed in California last week.

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The China Post

Chinese, Taiwanese cyclists pursue their world record bid in Kinmen

Nearly 1,000 Chinese bicycle riders and their Taiwanese counterparts cycled across the main island of Taiwan's outlying county of Kinmen Saturday in a bid to set a Guinness World Record for the most cyclists from Taiwan and China biking together in Kinmen.

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Related Topix: China, Asia, World News, Taiwan,

The New Zealand Herald

Rugby: Wallaby coach eyes their own run of wins

Forget the All Blacks' attempt to break the world record for most wins in succession, Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie plans a record of his own.

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Sunday Mail

Hawks hold off Swans in a classic

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Examiner.com

'LA Hair' recap and review: 'A Tale of Two Cakes' just desserts

It's a big day at Kim Kimble Hair Studio . First, it's Lisa's 21st birthday and secondly, Naja won a place in the Guiness Book of World Records on the day before.

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