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  1. Secular Tel Aviv flirts with spiritualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Times of Israel

    It's a Friday night in Tel Aviv, and while the closet-sized boutiques that dot Dizengoff and Bograshov Streets are shuttered, the sidewalk cafes that share space on these squeezed main boulevards are overflowing with diners. Down the road at Dizengoff Center, the shops may have gone dark for the weekend, but the multiplex movie theater is full, as are the bars, theaters and 24/7 food marts on the surrounding streets.

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  2. World Record Holder, Well-Loved Community Leader with a Big HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | KAAL-TV Austin

    Today, the community of Albert Lea gave a tearful goodbye to a one-of-a-kind leader and his wife. Jim Brickson and his wife have lived in fifteen different cities and three different countries, but Albert Lea made its mark.

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  3. Buzz building as Super Bowl week gets underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Arizona Republic

    Always buy tickets the minute they go on sale. That's one of the first, and biggest lessons of Super Bowl party week.

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  4. Whip cracking, lamington eating, BBQs among Australia Day eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | ABC News

    Australia Day festivities have kicked off around the country with swimming races, lamington-eating competitions and whip cracking among events on offer. In Queensland, locals were set to take part in lessons on whip cracking in Toowoomba, a great Aussie pie-eating contest on the Sunshine Coast, and an attempt to break the world record for the longest line of giant inflatable thongs in open water at Mooloolaba beach.

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  5. Pilot defies all odds, makes historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | MyFoxAtlanta

    Jessica Cox currently holds the Guinness World Record for being the first pilot to fly with her feet. She says she turned her greatest fear into a major accomplishment.

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  6. TV/Radio Pioneer Joe Franklin Has Died at 88Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Productions) credits Franklin as the creator of the television talk show. Franklin was listed in the Guinness World Records as the longest running continuous on-air TV talk show host, more than a decade longer than Johnny Carson 's run. After ...

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  7. Joe Franklin (1926-2015), Pioneering New York City Radio and Television Talk Show HostRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Laughing Squid

    Joe Franklin , the pioneering radio and television talk show host who earned a Guinness World Record for being the "longest running continuous on-air TV talk show host", logging over 21,000 episodes of his late night talk show between 1950 and 1993, died in Manhattan after a long battle with prostate cancer. He was 88 years old.

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  8. Songs of PraiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Radio Times

    Josie D'Arby goes behind the scenes at a Leeds cafe where all the ingredients are recycled, Claire McCollum visits a church and bingo hall building swap, and the organ at Manchester Cathedral is played by a world record-breaking organist. Plus, singing from across the country.

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  9. B/R Gossip Roundup: Arsenal Set for Paulista Signing, Odegaard Joins MadridRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | BleacherReport

    We have a bit of all that in this week's gossip roundup. The deadline is set for Feb. 2, but fortunately, you don't have to wait that long.

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  10. Ross Taylor breaks mini form slump in Black Caps inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Stuff.co.nz

    Ross Taylor took the spotlight, mostly for good reasons, as New Zealand embarked on their now-customary Dunedin batting assault against Sri Lanka. The New Zealand No 4 broke out of his mini form slump to hit 96 as the Black Caps set Sri Lanka another big target of 316 at a sun-drenched University Oval.

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  11. Weekend Awesome Al the Jumper Leaps Over Two MotorcyclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Motorcycle.com

    This week's video features Swedish daredevil Al the Jumper. If you've never heard of him, you can probably figure out his schtick just from the name.

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  12. Saving lake 'Ranao'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Sun-Star

    Lanao del Sur is one of the poor provinces in the country where electricity has been deprived from most households surrounding the lake, yet it is home to Mindanao's main source of power - the majestic Lake 'Lanao.' The lake straddles 19 municipalities of Lanao del Sur.

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  13. Patrick Peterson to attempt to set world record for selfies in an hourRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Revenge of the Birds

    ... on NBCSports.com. He will also be part of an attempt to set a world record and have it recognized by Guiness World Records. On Tuesday January 27, he will be at Deer Valley High School in Glendale and will attempt to set the world record for number ...

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  14. Save the Date: Raise a glass to Vancouver drinks, goodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Columbian

    Clark Public Utilities will host its first Race for Warmth on Feb. 8. Proceeds will benefit the utility's Operation Warm Heart program, which helps families in crisis pay their electric bills. dances.

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  15. Sir Ben Ainslie accepts Guinness World Record for Bart's Bash sailing raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Surrey Advertiser

    ... would become. Initially, we weren't sure if we would make our target of 2,500 boats on the water." Guinness World Records president Alistair Richards said of the achievement: "It is a great honour to officially recognise the record title for Largest ...

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  16. Gearing up for true blue partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Mercury

    WHEREVER you happen to be in Tasmania tomorrow, there's a good chance you won't be far from Australia Day festivities. And with mostly fine, mild weather forecast for much of the state, event organisers are hoping for a bumper day of celebrations.

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  17. Girl Scouts hope to boost cookie sales with new flavorsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Daily Courier

    Nanci Hutson The Daily Courier PRESCOTT - For the 49th Super Bowl weekend, local residents can take care of their snack quota and benefit the Girl Scouts by buying boxes of the always-popular brand cookies that this year include two new flavors. Ten-year-old Aspyn Glau will be out and about searching for patrons as she has high hopes to match her last year sales record of 800 boxes of cookies.

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  18. VIDEO: Hop along to see show jumping rabbitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Gazetteherald.co.uk

    Mio the rabbit practices jumping over fences ahead of the Burgess Premier Small Animal Show to be held at the Yorkshire Event Centre. Pictures: Anna Gowthorpe Erika Petterson with her rabbit, Mio, ahead of the Burgess Premier Small Animal Show in Harrogate this weekend.

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  19. Brier goes up against palsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | This is South Wales

    SWANSEA Harrier Hannah Brier will go head to head with two of her Commonwealth Games relay team-mates at the Welsh Indoor Championships at the National Indoor Athletics Centre in Cardiff this weekend. Brier, who was Team Wales' youngest Commonwealth Games athlete in history at just 16, will be looking to add the Welsh senior title to the under-17 crown she won at the same event in 2014.

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  20. Thousands turn out in an attempt to break world record in Lake ElsinoreRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    ... came out and participated Saturday's attempt held at Lake Elsinore Storm Stadium to break the Guinness Book World Records for the Largest Circuit Training Held In A Single Location," said Loree Olson, president of Breaking Records for Charities. ...

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