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Now that's a haute dog! World's most expensive hot dog sells for $169 and comes topped with foie gras, truffles and caviar The humble hot dog - we know it as the cheap snack you can pick up for a few quid on the street or at half-time at a football match.
Last year UMass Amherst, with the help of Chef Jet Tila, set the World Record for the World's Largest Fresh Fruit Salad.
University students across Montreal are getting ready to go back to school, but with one week left to go, McGill's campus is already buzzing with students.
San Jose mega eaters Joey Chestnut -- of hot dog devouring fame -- and Matt "Megatoad" Stonie set a world record in gyoza consumption in Los Angeles earlier this month.
MODE-GAP, the European collaborative R&D project, has been officially recognised by the Guinness Book of Records for achieving the highest data transmission rate over hollow-core optical fibre.
Four-hundred students are going to brush each other's teeth in a world record attempt.
Francois Monin, 30, had to open 2,000 bottles of beer in less than 28 minutes to claim the record-breaking crown.
As far as records go, the one set August 20 by Eli Kean in southwest Ohio was more of the endurance rather than the spectacular nature.
He served in the U.S. Navy as a supply officer and then went through a few behind-the-scenes jobs in television and radio before moving into the broadcasting arena.
The gaming platform, which primareily hosts live streams of users playing videog ames that other visitors to the site can then watch and comment on, draws over 55 million unique viewers per month watching more than 15 billion minutes of content.
Leonid Stadnyk, who was said to be too shy to measured for the Guinness World Record Book, was 21 inches taller than footballer Peter Crouch Leonid Stadnyk, who was said to be too shy to measured for the Guinness World record books, was 21 inches taller than lanky England footballer Peter Crouch.
Organizers of the annual Athens Grease Festival, a quirky food festival that encourages toga wearing, are seeking a particular kind of "goddess" to lead the Sept.
A 1,000-strong crowd gasped in astonishment as bidding for a young heifer belonging to a Lockerbie breeder stormed past 100,000 guineas.
A FORMER Royal Marine and Special Forces veteran is in for some saddle sores as he makes his way through the region on his nationwide charity bike ride - on a 1940s butcher's bike.
Exa Japan Inc., a subsidiary of Exa Corporation , a simulation solutions provider for product engineering, announced that Exa PowerFLOW was chosen for the aerodynamic development of Mitsubishi Motor Corporation's electric racecar, the MiEV Evolution III.
THE weather played spoilsport with efforts to break the world record but still over 100 'Charlies' lined out in memory of their favourite comic.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 04:17 am
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