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1 hr ago | WaterSki
It's fair to say that "Banana" George Blair was the most iconic water skier to ever grace the surface of a lake.
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5 hrs ago | Galway Advertiser
Mazda unveiled the new Mazda MX-5 25th anniversary edition sportscar at the New York International Auto Show last week.
9 hrs ago | Warrington Guardian
ORGANISERS of an event that saw vegetable lovers attempt to eat the most Brussels sprouts in a minute ever recorded have claimed the world record tumbled in Warrington on Saturday.
Sometimes electric car owners can feel a bit lonely on the road, but they certainly didn't in MontrA©al last week! The Association des VA©hicules A and the Centre National du Transport AvancA© put together an event that brought together 431 electric vehicles to set a new Guinness World Record for largest electric vehicle parade .
A daredevil duo set the the Guinness World Record for highest base jump from the tallest building by leaping off the Burj Khalifa.
There are two types of speed runs in the world of gaming. One involves making it from start to finish as fast as possible, completing only the mandatory parts of the game you can't find a way to skip.
Though one of the best expressions of life on earth, the herky-jerky human animal lacks the grace of the gazelle, the social sense of the elephant, and the photographic memory of the chimpanzee.
In 1986, volunteers in Cleveland inflated 1.5 million helium balloons to break the Guinness World Record and raise funds for the United Way.
World-record breaking swimmer Ben Lecomte visits the Vancouver Aquarium to raise awareness for Earth Day and the importance of protecting our waterways.
Honda's Mean Mower is exactly what its name implies: mean. It's exactly that as it speeds down the road at a whopping 116MPH.
A throng of participants line up to dye eggs on Saturday at Redmond Town Center, whose representatives believe they set a Guinness World Record for 'The Most People Dyeing Eggs At One Time.'
"Last year this was a local convention. This year, it's a national convention," said Awesome Con co-founder Steve Anderson at the convention, which took place this past weekend.
Either there's something in the water, or a pair of Florida anglers have a knack for catching world record sharks.
Never has "getting one's 15 minutes" been easier, never has notoriety been more accessible, and never has the bar been lower for what qualifies as "newsworthy."
A world record attempt to play five-a-side football for 72 hours non-stop had to be abandoned at the weekend.
Harry Lee, Head of Social Media at the York Festival of Chocolate, with youngsters and the decorated eggs they created as part of the festival events The city's biggest ever Chocolate Festival saw thousands of visitors flock to the chocolate market in Parliament Street, while other events around York included Easter fun at York Castle Museum, ... (more)