You're sitting down? Great: There's a person on Earth who owns a $300,168 handbag, CNN Style reports. Christie's auctioned off the Diamond Himalaya Niloticus by Hermes on Monday, breaking a world record with the crocodile bag that features white gold and diamonds. The sale by a private Asian collector...
Sweden’s University of Dalarna shattered an important world record this weekend with their design of the Eximus 1, an incredibly energy-efficient rail-bound vehicle for the Delsbo Electric competition. The student team not only won first...Show More Summary
Adele would kindly ask that you enjoy the real world in front of you instead of living life behind a camera lens. The singer took a moment during a recent concert to call out a fan recording the show, saying over cheers from the crowd, "I’m really here live. Show More Summary
Jamie Lynn Spears is ready for the world to meet her as an adult. In an interview with Rolling Stone Country, the younger sister of Britney Spears says she cherishes her days as a Nickelodeon child star but reiterates that her adult aspirations involve country music. Show More Summary
Record crowds were on hand to witness one of the fastest races in the world.
World class Man Utd target admires Klopp; Record breaking Liverpool transfer possible - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain has been linked with a move away from Italy this summer and the likes of Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool have all been linked with the prolific Argentine. Show More Summary
“With their controlled climates, confidential record keeping and enormous potential for tax savings, free ports have become the parking lot of choice for high-net-worth buyers looking to round out investment portfolios with art.”
CONSTANTA, Romania (AP) — Torrential rain has dashed hopes in Romania of setting a Guinness Book world record for Greece’s famous sirtaki dance. Romanians were attempting to break the world record for the dance made famous in the 1964 movie “Zorba the Greek” before a storm struck this Black Sea port on Saturday. Organizers declared […]
This dude probably has one of the biggest set of balls of all time. Slacklining is a sport with a lot of records, but trust us when we tell you this one is cool. On Tuesday, April 19 In Aiglun, France, the highliner and balance athlete Nathan Paulin, along with Danny Menšík, beat his own […]
Dennis Bermudez is a man of many parts. One part is the one most people know him for: that of an accomplished veteran in the UFC featherweight division. He's currently ranked No. 8 in the official UFC rankings for 145-pounders. But there's another part. Show More Summary
BBC Top Gear - image credit: BBC I was offered the chance to attend the first studio recording of the show, which took place on Thursday May 19. And that's the first change, in the old days Top Gear recorded on the Wednesday before the show aired on Sunday. They've taken [...]
NEW DELHI, May 26 (Reuters) - An Indian man obsessed with setting Guinness world records got 366 flags tattooed on his body and had all his teeth removed so he could put nearly 500 drinking straws and more than 50 burning candles inShow More Summary
Dennis Bermudez now owns a world record for drinking lemon juice, and the UFC vet didn’t have an easy time doing it.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos
As the summer beach season opens in the United States, at least one expert is predicting an increase in shark attacks around the world this year that will surpass last year’s record number. “We should have more bites this year than last,” George Burgess, director of the...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - As the summer beach season opens in the United States, at least one expert is predicting an increase in shark attacks around the world this year that will surpass last year's record number.
SELLER: Rob Dyrdek LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA PRICE: $3,495,000 SIZE: 3,733 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: Twenty-one-time “Guinness World Record” setting professional skateboarder turned reality television host Rob Dyrdek has had terrible real estate luck over the last few years — more on that in a minute — but he seems... Read more »
The University of Al-Karaouine, also written as al-Quaraouiyine and al-Qarawiyyin (in Arabic: ????? ????????), is considered by the Guinness World Records as well as UNESCO as the oldest continuously operating, degree-granting university in the world. Show More Summary
A selection of photos from some of the biggest news that you might have missed this week. Guinness Rishi, 74, multiple world record holder including most flags tattooed on his body, poses for a photograph outside his apartment in New...Show More Summary
THANKS in part to the surge of refugees from Syria, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the UN’s refugee body, now puts the world’s displaced population at a post-war record of 60m, of whom 20m are stranded outside their own countries (the map and chart show only registered refugees, for whom firm figures are available). Show More Summary
Before the world learned that Kirk Franklin and Kanye West would collaborate on the rapper's record, the gospel musician's protégé, Christon Gray, was praying for the situation.