Close The deal of the summer is almost done according to ITK sources, with Neymar set to complete his 222 million euro, world record move to Paris Saint Germain soon. The deal is thought to now be 95% done, with the player happy to move and personal terms agreed – not to mention the fact […]
By SwimSwam on SwimSwam LSU swimmer Matt Klotz broke the deaf world record in the 50-meter backstroke to open the 2017 Deaflympics in Samsun,... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Matt Klotz Breaks World Record At Deaflympics For Team...
American cosmetics giant Revlon has consolidated its global advertising business with WPP, naming Grey as its creative agency of record while retaining MediaCom for media planning and buying duties around the world. There was no formal review. "Grey has a long track record and deep expertise in the beauty industry," said president and CEO Fabian...
The yellow label today signed Kian Soltani, 25, winner of the Schleswig-Holstein Festival’s Leonard Bernstein Award. His debut album Home will include works by Schubert and Schumann, together with the world premiere recording of Reza Vali’s Seven Persian Folk Songs. Show More Summary
Olympic breaststroke champion Adam Peaty explains Project 56, the challenge he has set himself to surpass his own world record set at Rio 2016.
By SwimSwam Partner Content on SwimSwam TYR Sport is proud to announce the signing of world record holder and Olympic bronze medalist Rikke Møller Pedersen. Read the full story on SwimSwam: TYR Sport Signs Olympic Bronze Medalist Rikke Møller Pedersen
(Kitco News) - Most world stock markets were firmer overnight, continuing to see upside support from generally upbeat corporate earnings reports. U.S. stock indexes hit record highs on Wednesday and are poised to move still higher when...Show More Summary
The relentless risk levitation continued overnight, as global shares extended their record high stretch on Thursday for a 10th consecutive day after a cautious BOJ lifted Asian stocks to a decade high with a dovish announcement that offered no surprises, while pushing back Kuroda's 2% inflation target to 2020, the 6th consecutive delay. Show More Summary
Herbie Nichols recording of The Third World "It's about time" was a common comment on Facebook regarding the selection of Herbie Nichols to DownBeat's Hall of Fame. Nichols was one of three selected by the Veterans Committee (the others...Show More Summary
Get used to the heat—weather patterns are changing as the Earth warms. When 2015 blew the record for hottest year out of the water, it made headlines around the world. But a heat record that was so remarkable only two years ago willShow More Summary
An upcoming world speed record attempt by Nigel Hook and the crew of SilverHook will be a two-for-one as they set out to achieve the fastest crossing from the U.S. to Cuba, and then back. Captain Hook has chosen August 17 to try to set two speed…
In 1986, Cleveland was desperate to put the nickname "Mistake by the Lake" behind them, so they tried to set a world record for a balloon release. Balloonfest takes us through the failures. (more…)
Two cheers for the US economy. Or maybe just one. The world’s big spender of last resort is on the verge of breaking two records simultaneously. But only of them is worth bragging about. "Within weeks, the US may have delivered bothShow More Summary
By Karl Ortegon on SwimSwam Sarah Sjöström has shimmied her way right up to world records in the 50 and 100 free this year, on top of already being a threat to her own 50 and 100 fly WRs. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2017 World Championships: World Record Watch List
Harrison Greenbaum only got to tell one joke for the Judges Cut round of America’s Got Talent, but it was a pretty funny joke, wondering what it must feel like to have the world record for lightning strikes by a human. Nevertheless, the judges didn’t pass Greenbaum through to the live episodes later this summer. […]
IN THE 1970s, Britain was dubbed "the sick man of Europe", a role previously played by the Ottoman empire in the late 19th century. A poor growth record since the Second World War was combined with terrible industrial relations (29m days lost to strikes in 1979) to make many ask the question "Is Britain governable?".
Neymar to PSG, day 2 On Tuesday, football fans were fed one of the biggest transfer stories so far this summer. Giant Brazilian news outlet Esporte Interativo, who have almost two million followers on Twitter, announced that Neymar has agreed a deal with PSG to leave FC Barcelona. The source of the rumour is a Brazilian journalist called Marcelo Bechler, who […]
(Rutgers University) An international team of scientists digging in a sea cave in Indonesia has discovered the world's most pristine record of tsunamis, a 5,000-year-old sedimentary snapshot that reveals for the first time how little is known about when earthquakes trigger massive waves.
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By Gold Medal Mel Stewart on SwimSwam Olympic star Joseph Schooling wants to break Michael Phelps' 100m fly world record, 49.82. Can he do it? Read the full story on SwimSwam: Schooling World Record Predictions: GMM presented by SwimOutlet.com