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Serial Guinness World Record-breaker David Rush recaptured one of his former titles by snapping 110 pencils in one minute. Rush, whose goal is to hold the most concurrent Guinness World Records titles, originally held the record for most pencils snapped in one minute in 2019, when he broke 98 writing implements in the allotted time. The record […]

An Indiana couple earned a Guinness World Record for their collection of 2,022 jigsaw puzzles. Carmel resident John Walczak and his wife, Kyle, started collecting jigsaw puzzles in 2019, and they soon found themselves addicted to buying, solving, selling and trading the puzzles. We did that first one and it was fun, so we decided […]

Serial record-breaker David Rush recaptured one of his lost Guinness World Records titles by inserting 243 thumbtacks into a cork board in one minute. Rush, who had held the record twice previously, aimed to break the record of 191 tacks in one minute, which was set by fellow serial record-breaker Andre Ortolf. The latest attempt saw Rush […]

An 83-year-old woman became Howard University’s oldest-ever gradate when she walked across the stage to receive her doctoral degree in divinity. Marie Fowler, who previously earned a bachelor’s degree and two master’s degrees from the Maple Springs Baptist Bible College and Seminary, said she initially did not think she would make it all the way […]

A British woman followed in her father’s footsteps and broke a Guinness World Record by cleaning three office windows in 16.13 seconds. Aliscia Burrows, 33, cleaned the three 45-inch-by-45-inch windows while competing in the Manchester Cleaning Show and ended up besting the record for fastest window cleaner (female) by .15 seconds. Burrows doesn’t work as a window […]

  A contortionist and a hula hoop performer teamed up in Britain to break an unusual Guinness World Record involving a “human belt.” Liberty Barros, a dancer and contortion expert, wrapped herself around the middle of hula hooper Mariam “Amazí” Olayiwola’s body to break the record for most double arm hula hoop rotations with a human belt […]

A British man who ran 1,000 marathons over the course of 43 years earned a Guinness World Record for his aggregate time: 3,363 hours, 4 minutes and 2 seconds. Steve Edwards, 61, finished his 1,000th race on Sunday at the Milton Keynes Marathon in England and was presented with a Guinness World Records certificate for the fastest aggregate […]

Thousands in Brazil’s southern Rio Grande do Sul state lack water and electricity as floodwaters inundate entire towns. Rescuers are rushing to evacuate people stranded by floodwaters across the southern Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul, where at least 90 people have been killed and more than 130 others are missing. The state capital […]

In a shocking admission, AstraZeneca, the developer and manufacturer of the Covishield Covid vaccine, recently acknowledged the possibility of Thrombosis with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome (TTS) as a side effect. This admission has sparked concerns regarding the safety of the vaccine. Is Covishield risky? Various social media posts have blamed the Indian government for permitting Covishield, alleging […]

A southern California resident shared video of the moment a family of bears visited their back yard so the mother could take a dip in the pool. Video posted to Instagram by @RICKYMARTINEZ87 shows the mother bear and two cubs approaching the pool in the Monrovia resident’s back yard. The footage shows the mother climb into the […]