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Friday’s Daily Brief: COP25, African debt, cost of Israeli occupation, UN worker’s world record

A recap of Monday’s stories: Guterres calls for ‘path of resolve, sustainable solutions’ in Madrid; Slavery today; Israeli occupation costs $48 billi...

Friday’s Daily Brief: COP25, African debt, cost of Israeli occupation, UN worker’s world record

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Monday’s Daily Brief: COP25, African debt, cost of Israeli occupation, UN worker’s world record A recap of Monday’s stories: Guterres calls for ‘path of resolve, sustainable solutions’ in Madrid; Slavery today; Israeli occupation costs $48 billi...
19:08, 2019-12-03

Decisive international action needed to end Israeli occupation: UN rights expert The international community has a responsibility and legal obligation to compel Israel to end its 52 year-long “occu-annexation” of Palestinian terri...
18:28, 2019-10-23

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Israeli settlements, World Children’s Day, fossil fuel overuse A recap of Wednesday’s stories: UN envoy reiterates position on illegality of Israeli settlements, World Children’s Day marked with calls for rights ...
22:52, 2019-11-20

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Israeli settlements, Sahel crisis, Iran protests, reconciliation for peace, World Toilet Day A recap of Tuesday’s stories in brief: UN ‘regret’ over US settlements reversal; Almost daily attacks plunge Sahel into ‘three-country crisis’; live ...
22:36, 2019-11-19

Corporate America's debt load is nearing $10 trillion, a record 47% of the overall economy — and experts around the world are sounding the alarm Justin Sullivan/Getty Images US corporate debt has swelled to nearly $10 trillion, according to data recently cited by the Washington Post. That come...
19:40, 2019-12-02

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Peacekeeping performance, Iran rights, Syria, Australia, Haiti updates, Greta Thunberg at COP25 A recap of Thursday’s top stories: UN evaluates peacekeeping performance; civilians under greater attack in northeast Syria; UN rights chief on Irani...
22:56, 2019-12-06

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Peacekeeping performance, Iranians' rights, Syria, Australia, Haiti updates, Greta Thunberg at COP25 A recap of Thursday’s top stories: UN evaluates peacekeeping performance; civilians under greater attack in northeast Syria; UN rights chief on Irani...
23:20, 2019-12-06

Friday's Daily Brief: Peacekeeping performance, Iranians' rights, Syria, Australia, Haiti updates, Greta Thunberg at COP25 A recap of the top stories: UN evaluates peacekeeping performance; civilians under greater attack in northeast Syria; UN rights chief on Iranian prot...
22:28, 2019-12-09

Friday's Daily Brief: World youth call for climate action and peace, record food needs met in Yemen, exclusive sit down with UN chief A recap of Friday’s top stories: Climate emergency threatening peace progress; Guterres urges States bring concrete answers to GA; Migrant shooting i...
00:28, 2019-09-21

Sanders is right: Republican tax cuts cost more than forgiving student debt Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has joined the Democratic presidential candidate in making a contrast with the 2017 lawA 2016 plan for free college tuition ...
12:36, 2019-06-30

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Iraq protests, ‘historic’ Syria talks, Chile pulls out of COP25, Guinea-Bissau, South Sudan, new nuclear watchdog chief A recap of Wednesday’s stories: new Syria talks begin in Geneva; Chile pulls out as host of major climate conference; UN calls for national talks to ...
22:52, 2019-10-30

Greta Thunberg pictures used to shame Israeli workers for using plastic Workplaces are using pictures of teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg to shame colleagues for using plastic....
15:32, 2019-11-08

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Iraq protests, ‘historic’ Syria talks, Chile pulls out of COP25, Guinea-Bissau crisis, South Sudan, new nuclear watchdog chief A recap of Wednesday’s stories: new Syria talks begin in Geneva; Chile pulls out as host of major climate conference; UN calls for national talks to ...
21:52, 2019-10-30

Workers at Israeli surveillance firm NSO sue Facebook for blocking their personal accounts Employees from Israeli surveillance firm NSO have filed a lawsuit against Facebook, alleging that it unfairly blocked their private accounts.Read Mor...
16:00, 2019-11-27

The 'debt snowball' and 'debt avalanche' might sound gimmicky, but they're both highly effective strategies to get out of credit card debt Mint Images - Bill Miles/Getty Images Because of their high interest rates, it can be hard to figure out where to start when you want to get out of c...
20:20, 2019-10-09

Daily on Healthcare: The ins and outs of the Sanders medical debt relief plan Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:48, 2019-09-23

Daily on Healthcare, presented by FreedomWorks: Student debt is keeping doctors from rural areas Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:24, 2019-06-25

Auto workers’ strike could cost General Motors an estimated $1B The Mexican plant shutdowns mean that GM has lost any new supplies of its light-duty Chevrolet Silverado, the company's top-selling U.S. vehicle....
22:48, 2019-10-01

Dems want to undo Cuomo’s cost savings, pay new government workers more State lawmakers are looking to fatten pensions of the most recently hired government workers by undoing reforms that were approved to control runaway...
04:00, 2019-05-21

The real cost of cheap, fast fashion – to workers and to the planet Online retailers such as Boohoo and Missguided are booming, but critics say there is a hidden priceIt comes in red, mustard and black, in sizes 6 up ...
08:52, 2019-06-22

‘I deserve the cost of living’: US home care workers push to improve pay Nearly 2.3 million home care workers receive only $16,200 annually – now some are using union organizing and legislative efforts to better conditions...
12:16, 2019-10-11

US housing debt surges to $9.4T, topping record high from 2008 Residential mortgage debt in the U.S. reached a new high in the three months through June, topping a previous record during the height of the financi...
20:48, 2019-08-14

Artificial intelligence is slated to disrupt 4.5 million jobs for African Americans, who have a 10% greater likelihood of automation-based job loss than other workers Automation and AI will disrupt — meaning kill or replace with lower-paying work — 4.5 million jobs held by African Americans by 2030, the...
19:08, 2019-10-07

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Diplomacy for Peace Day, #VaccinesWork, the cost of war on Afghans, tech and well-being Top news for Wednesday includes: the first-ever International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace, the launch of World Immunization Week, ...
21:48, 2019-04-24

Climate change: The COP25 talks trying to change the world As the UN has its annual climate change conference, we look at what it's for and if it ever makes a difference....
09:52, 2019-12-03

Record-breaking number of African migrants coming to America PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Undaunted by a journey over thousands of miles, people fleeing economic privation and human rights abuses in African countries...
19:04, 2019-06-16

Monday’s Daily Brief: Israeli-Palestinian conflict, gender gap in Latin America, Syria talks in Geneva, human rights in Egypt, the future of digital telecommunications A recap of Monday’s top stories: ‘Multi-generational tragedy’ in Israel and Palestine demands viable two-State solution; gender gap persists in Latin...
22:08, 2019-10-28

New windfarms will not cost taxpayers after subsidies hit record low Cost of supporting offshore turbines drops to less than market price for energyNew renewable energy projects will be built at no extra cost for milli...
10:56, 2019-09-20

New windfarms will not cost billpayers after subsidies hit record low Cost of supporting offshore turbines drops to less than market price for energyThe UK’s next wave of offshore windfarms will generate clean electrici...
12:32, 2019-09-20

Despite peace deal, Central African Republic’s population faces daily acts of violence, UN envoy warns Although the Government of the Central African Republic (CAR), armed groups and civil society representatives are all taking part in the process that...
01:56, 2019-06-21

An 18-year-old Israeli who broke the record for fastest submission in Bellator MMA history scored another highlight-reel finish in Tel-Aviv Twitter / Bellator MMA Aviv Gozali scored another victory in his fledgling career on Friday. The 18-year-old Israeli beat his opponent by submission,...
10:48, 2019-11-17

Monday’s Daily Brief: the cost of maternal healthcare, Sudan and Chad updates, sustainability in focus This Monday, top stories includes: the “catastrophic” cost of maternal healthcare; UN condemnation following violence against protesters in Sudan and...
11:36, 2019-06-04

South African unemployment rate hits 10-year record high The economy of South Africa suffered two blows in the same day, as news of massive unemployment was reported parallel to the news of record losses fo...
20:52, 2019-07-30

West Point to graduate record number of African American women Thirty-four cadets at West Point, the U.S. Army’s military academy, will make history as they graduate next week. This year’s graduating class boasts...
22:44, 2019-05-18

Record low unemployment for workers without bachelor’s degrees in May Unemployment for workers without bachelor’s degrees fell to the lowest rate on record in May, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics data released F...
14:56, 2019-06-07

Vinyl revival: is there an environmental cost to record sales? Many records – selling at their highest rate for decades – are PVC, which is to be banned in the EUFor an event dedicated to the vinyl revival, the s...
10:24, 2019-05-11

Renault's Record-Breaking Hottest Hatch Can Cost As Much As $90,000 The front-wheel drive hot hatch wars have been raging on for decades. Volkswagen owned the scene with the GTI for a good long run, but in recent year...
03:48, 2019-08-08

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Libya civil war, African displacement, global trade tensions, terrorists’ children ‘secretly detained’, and more Tuesday’s stories include: Libya facing “permanent division”, regional war; Africa event highlights forcible displacement; terrorists’ children ‘secr...
22:24, 2019-05-21

Israeli becomes world's oldest player Darting between the goal posts with his striking white hair, 73-year-old Israeli Isaak Hayik set a new world record on Friday as the oldest person to...
10:42, 2019-04-09

African migrants hoping to reach US traveling to Latin America in record numbers A record number of fellow Africans are flying to South America and then traversing thousands of miles of highway and a treacherous tropical rainfores...
22:44, 2019-07-05

Record low unemployment for workers without bachelor's degrees in April Unemployment for workers without bachelor's degrees fell to a record low in April, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday, a sign the recover...
15:36, 2019-05-03

Jessi Combs' Final Record Attempt To Be Submitted For A Guinness World Record Jessi Combs died as a result of a crash attempting to set a new speed record at the Alvord Desert in Oregon in late August, but she may be eligible t...
20:44, 2019-09-24

Man to attempt human flight suit record on Guinness World Record Day Richard Browning will be attempting to break his record for the fastest speed in a body controlled jet engine powered suit on Guinness World Records ...
18:08, 2019-11-13

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Envoy heads for Bolivia, ICC on Myanmar, dignity for sanitation workers, sterilizing mosquitoes A recap of Thursday’s main stories: UN chief on Bolivian crisis; International Criminal Court to hear Myanmar genocide case; health risks for sanitat...
23:20, 2019-11-14

US workers could forfeit a record number of vacation days this year Last year, American workers left more vacation days unused than ever before — 768 million days, up 9% from the year before. This year, the number of ...
16:52, 2019-12-10

'There Is a Human Cost': The Sussexes File Suit Against the Daily Mail; Harry Issues a Statement on the 'Ruthless Campaign' Against Meghan Enough is enough; that’s the stance being taken by Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex against British tabloid the Daily Mail, after the newsp...
15:32, 2019-10-02

Hospital with record debt 'is overcrowded and has gone backwards on emergency care' The London hospital trust with the biggest debt in NHS history has "gone backwards" on emergency care, inspectors warned today....
13:40, 2019-06-12

Hammer time: US construction index at record high, more work than workers Optimism in the U.S. construction industry has reached a record high, with builders forced to push off work because finding help is difficult due to ...
20:56, 2019-09-17

Monday’s Daily Brief: Online hate, gender equality in Africa, Chile protests, African migrants in Europe, Security Council in South Sudan A recap of Monday’s main stories: companies ‘failing’ to address offline harm incited by online hate; gender equality ‘precursor’ to sustaining peace...
23:24, 2019-10-21

VIX Options Set New Daily Volume Record CHICAGO – September 25, 2017 – CBOE Holdings, Inc. (BATS: CBOE | NASDAQ: CBOE) said today that trading volume in options on the CBOE Vola...
13:12, 2019-05-01

Russia behind GPS failures over Ben Gurion airport, Israeli officials believe: Israeli radio Israeli officials believe Russia is responsible for disturbances to the Global Positioning System (GPS) signal covering the airspace at Israel's Ben ...
17:24, 2019-06-27

I wanted to pay my $81,000 in student loan debt as quickly and as cheaply as possible, so I chose the 'debt avalanche' strategy to do it Nirat.pix/Getty Images Between my undergrad and my masters program, I borrowed $81,000 in student loans. When I got serious about paying down my stu...
18:56, 2019-09-07

Wednesday's Daily Brief: African youth pivotal to silencing the guns, UNHCR prize winner announced, street clashes in Iraq, Haiti humanitarian update A recap of Wednesday's top stories: Kyrgyz lawyer honoured by UN Refugee Agency; Positive but realistic outlook in runup to Syria talks; Security Cou...
00:04, 2019-10-03

Nadal: Federer record doesn't bother me, dodgy knees cost me 15 Grand Slams "Rafael Nadal took sole ownership of one record when he claimed a 12th French Open title on Sunday but says matching Roger Federer\u0027s haul of 20 ...
08:44, 2019-06-10

Nadal: 'Federer record doesn't bother me, dodgy knees cost me 15 Grand Slams' "Rafael Nadal took sole ownership of one record when he claimed a 12th French Open title on Sunday but says matching Roger Federer\u0027s haul of 20 ...
09:00, 2019-06-10

VIX Futures Bust Through Old Daily Volume Record CHICAGO, IL - April 15, 2013 -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) announced today that CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® index) futures established an...
14:28, 2019-05-01

Jordan says US settlement decision is 'entrenching occupation' US said on Monday Israeli settlements on West Bank were no longer considered illegal Jordan has accused the US of entrenching the Israeli occupation ...
11:24, 2019-11-19

Activists abandon occupation of drilling rig in Arctic Greenpeace activists climbed down from a Seadrill drilling rig in Norway on Tuesday and are no longer occupying it, the environmental group told Reut...
07:12, 2019-04-30

'It Should Cost You Something': Playwright Jeremy O. Harris Sets the Record Straight on Slave Play as It Debuts on Broadway Black art rarely emerges without controversy. Our creations are inherently political, specifically because this country never intended them to exist ...
16:08, 2019-09-10

VIX Options Set New Daily Volume Record on Friday, December 1 CHICAGO – December 1, 2017 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, toda...
13:12, 2019-05-01

VIX Futures Volume in Non-U.S. Trading Hours Sets New Daily Record CHICAGO, IL -- November 9, 2016 -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced record volume was set in futures contracts on the CBOE Volat...
13:28, 2019-05-01

VIX Futures Volume in Non-U.S. Trading Hours Sets New Daily Record CHICAGO, IL – June 24, 2016 -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced  record volume was set in VIX Futures traded in non-U.S. tra...
13:52, 2019-05-01

VIX Futures Volume In Non-U.S.Trading Hours Sets New Daily Record CHICAGO, IL - August 1, 2014 -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced record trading volume in CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® index) fu...
14:12, 2019-05-01

VIX Futures Average Daily Volume Sets New Record In February CHICAGO, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today reported  that average daily volume (ADV) in futures on the CBOE V...
14:28, 2019-05-01

CBOE's SPXpm Options Establish New Daily Volume Record CHICAGO, IL -- October 3, 2013 -- Chicago Board Options Exchange, Incorporated (CBOE® today reported that trading volume in SPXpmSM -- S&P 500® Index...
14:28, 2019-05-01

Daily on Healthcare: Congress and Trump risk seeing bipartisan victories on healthcare cost bills slip out of reach this fall Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
19:24, 2019-09-09

CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) Sets Record Daily Volume CHICAGO, August 13, 2010 - The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) today reported that trading volume on Thursday, August 12 was a record for any day at ...
15:56, 2019-05-01

CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) Futures Establish New Daily Volume Record CHICAGO, March 14, 2011 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today reported that Friday, March 11 was a record-volume day for CBOE Volatility Index...
15:56, 2019-05-01

CBOE Holdings’ C2 Options Exchange Sets Daily Volume Record CHICAGO, IL – May 17, 2017 – CBOE Holdings, Inc. (BATS: CBOE | NASDAQ: CBOE) said Wednesday trading volume at the all-electronic C2 Options Exchange,...
13:28, 2019-05-01

CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) Futures Establish New Daily Volume Record ##GlossaryLink value='1'##CHICAGO, March 14, 2011 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today reported that Friday, March 11 was a record-volume day...
11:32, 2019-09-30

How Britain dishonoured its African first world war dead The MP for Tottenham visited Kenya and Tanzania for a Remembrance Day TV documentary and found mass burial grounds that put Britain to shameNext week...
11:32, 2019-11-03

Nearly everyone in a small, debt-ridden farming village became ultra-wealthy overnight, thanks to the world's biggest lottery Bruce M. Esbin/Lonely Planet Images/Getty Images Plus In 2011, the entire population (except for one man) in Sodeto, a small, debt-ridden farming vil...
17:00, 2019-10-24

World Cup inspires woman's losing lottery ticket world record attempt A North Carolina woman said her quest to set a Guinness World Record for collecting losing lottery tickets was inspired by the United States Women's ...
17:28, 2019-07-09

World Para-Athletics: Sophie Hahn breaks own world record for gold Rich Chiassaro takes bronze for Britain in T54 400mClean sweep for Brazil in men’s 100m T47 finalGreat Britain’s Sophie Hahn claimed a fourth straigh...
19:28, 2019-11-12

2019 Women’s World Cup: Christine Sinclair has a chance to break a world record Canada plays Cameroon in Montpellier, France, on Monday, in the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup....
19:52, 2019-06-09

U.S. women set world record in 4x100m medley relay at world champs "The United States set another world record in the 4x100m relay at the world chamiponships on Sunday."...
17:52, 2019-07-28

Celebrate World Snake Day by looking at this massive python, which could soon be a world record setter There's no better way to celebrate World Snake Day than by looking at a massive, slithering reptile....
10:52, 2019-07-16

Pence and Erdoğan agree on ceasefire plan but Kurds reject 'occupation' Mike Pence strikes deal with Turkish president in AnkaraAgreement appears to cement key Turkish objectivesThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan...
23:16, 2019-10-17

Right of occupation: why do I have to sign an occupier consent form if my boyfriend is buying a property? My boyfriend's solicitor says I will have to sign a consent form to be able to live in his new flat. Why do I have to do this?...
11:36, 2019-10-01

The 50 best MBA programs in the world, and how much they cost Brooks Kraft LLC/Corbis via Getty Images The best business schools in the world are ranked each year by education specialists QS Quacquarelli Symond...
15:00, 2019-09-26

Geoffrey Rush's record $2.9m defamation payout faces appeal by Daily Telegraph Rupert Murdoch-owned tabloid cites 16 grounds on which it claims the trial was miscarriedThe appeal by Sydney newspaper the Daily Telegraph against t...
21:08, 2019-11-02

Monday’s Daily Brief: UN chief talks climate action at G7, WFP official visits camp in Central African Republic, Deadly violence at Lesvos migrant centre, Security Council meets on AU-UN Darfur mission A recap of Monday’s stories: UN chief urges more action from G7 leaders to tackle ‘climate emergency’; WFP official visits camp for displaced in Cent...
00:28, 2019-08-27

Dalilah Muhammad breaks 400m hurdles world record to win World Championship gold – as it happened The American Dalilah Muhammad set a world record for the second time this year as she won the women’s 400m hurdles final as Qatari Mutaz Essa Barshim...
22:24, 2019-10-04

World Athletics Championships: Dalilah Muhammad breaks world record to take 400m hurdles gold Dalilah Muhammad broke the 400m hurdles world record for the second time this season to take gold at the World Athletics Championships in Doha....
21:04, 2019-10-04

Women's World Cup: Marta equals World Cup scoring record despite shock Brazil defeat Brazil star Marta enjoyed a record-breaking evening at the Women's World Cup but could not prevent her country from a shock 3-2 defeat at the hands o...
22:28, 2019-06-13

Quarter of world's pig population 'to die due to African swine fever' World Organisation for Animal Health warns spread of disease has inflamed worldwide crisisAbout a quarter of the global pig population is expected to...
18:28, 2019-10-31

Quarter of world's pig population 'to die of African swine fever' World Organisation for Animal Health warns spread of disease has inflamed worldwide crisisAbout a quarter of the global pig population is expected to...
13:40, 2019-10-31

Johns Hopkins Calls in the Cops to Break Up Student Occupation and Arrest Protesters Since April 3, students and community members at Baltimore’s Johns Hopkins University have been protesting the university’s state-approved plans to b...
19:36, 2019-05-08

Native American canoes circle Alcatraz to honor 50 years since occupation – in pictures Native American tribes from up and down the west coast came together on the San Francisco Bay to celebrate Indigenous Peoples’ Day on 14 October. Sta...
04:28, 2019-10-15

The World Can Make More Water From the Sea, but at What Cost? As more places face a scarcity of fresh water, desalination is seen as a possible answer. But energy and financial requirements limit how widely it c...
11:16, 2019-10-22

Amazon Prime smash record number of daily subscribers TWICE during Premier League launch Amazon's first round of Premier League fixtures saw the record for Prime memberships broken twice in two days as millions tuned in to a new era of br...
14:56, 2019-12-06

Daily on Healthcare, presented by SBEC: Senate Democrats to force GOP on the record on pre-existing conditions Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:20, 2019-10-29

CBOE OPTIONS ON SPDR GOLD TRUST (GLD) VOLUME HITS NEW DAILY RECORD:188,841 CONTRACTS CHICAGO, August 6, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) yesterday recorded a record daily trading volume of 188,841 contracts in options ...
16:12, 2019-05-01

CBOE VOLATILITY INDEX (VIX) OPTIONS VOLUME HITS NEW DAILY RECORD - MORE THAN 700,000 CONTRACTS TRADED Chicago, December 3, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced that Thursday's daily trading volume in CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) o...
16:12, 2019-05-01

World Athletics Championships 2019: Dalilah Muhammad breaks 400m hurdles world record to win gold – live! Rolling coverage of the action in Doha, with six golds to be wonJohnson-Thompson ‘tore everything up’ to win heptathlonEmail Tumaini with any thought...
21:08, 2019-10-04

Kenya becomes third African nation to introduce world's first malaria vaccine Kenya on Friday added the world's first malaria vaccine to the routine immunization schedule for children under two, becoming the third country in Af...
09:08, 2019-09-13

About a quarter of the world’s pigs could die of African swine fever: official It’s really going to be hog heaven. About a quarter of the world’s pigs are expected to die of African swine fever — a complex disease th...
16:40, 2019-10-31

World Athletics Championships LIVE: Doha 2019 results as Barshim wins gold and Muhammad breaks world record Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the 2019 World Athletics Championships....
23:52, 2019-10-04

Friday’s Daily Brief: violence in DR Congo, protester deaths in Iraq, human rights in Colombia, climate change conference, ‘high human cost’ of Ecuador unrest A recap of Friday’s stories in brief: attacks on communities in an Ebola outbreak hotspot in eastern DRC sparks a humanitarian crisis; Guterres expre...
21:44, 2019-11-29

CBOE Holdings: Daily Trading Volume Averages Record 4.8 Million Options Contracts in 2011 CHICAGO, Jan. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced record 2011 options trading volume of 1.20 billion contracts...
15:28, 2019-05-01

July Average Daily Volume at CBOE Futures Exchange Sets Record for Third Consecutive Month CHICAGO, August 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that record monthly average daily volume (ADV) was achie...
15:28, 2019-05-01

Daily on Energy: Memorial Day kicks off season of higher fuel prices, record-setting travel Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:28, 2019-05-24

CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) Establishes New Daily Volume Record with 90.8 Million Shares Traded CHICAGO, August 23, 2010 - The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) today reported that trading volume on Friday, August 20 was a record for any day at CB...
15:56, 2019-05-01

Debt Collectors: Who Owns Your Debt? How debt collectors and debt buyers put the squeeze on Americans, and prospect on the possibility of financial catastrophe....
19:40, 2019-10-11

What You Gonna Do When the World’s on Fire? review – African American life in the south Robert Minervini brings together four stories about black life in this subtle but strikingly elegiac documentaryBlack cinema has been galvanised at e...
13:12, 2019-10-17

Woman develops African disorder where people believe genitals are shrinking in world first A WOMAN has been diagnosed with Koro syndrome. The condition, also known as Genital Retraction Syndrome, makes patients think their genitals are shri...
13:00, 2019-07-21

'Fridays for Future': What next? Will young people protesting around the world to demand action on the climate crisis be the vanguard of a new movement to tackle overconsumption and ...
17:28, 2019-06-21

CBOE SETS RECORD DAILY VOLUME IN EQUITY OPTIONS ON FRIDAY: NEARLY 4.6 MILLION CONTRACTS CHANGE HANDS Chicago, April 20, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that on Friday, April 17, the Exchange recorded its best single-d...
16:12, 2019-05-01

CFE AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME DURING NOVEMBER SETS NEW MONTHLY RECORD; ADV Posts Gain For Seventh Consecutive Month Chicago, December 1, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that average daily volume during November was the highest monthly AD...
16:12, 2019-05-01

TfL staff perk that lets housemate travel free 'cost record £42m in lost revenue last year' A travel perk enjoyed by Transport for London staff cost a record £42 million last year, it was claimed today....
13:36, 2019-08-23

Friday’s Daily Brief: More climate action says Guterres, migrant children dangers, Ebola fight, record-setting weather This Friday, we cover: UN chief appeals for stronger climate action commitment; report on migrant children deaths and disappearances; Ebola fight in ...
22:36, 2019-06-28

How NBA Players Became the World's Highest-Paid Union Workers In an era of massive wealth inequality, the NBA union offers a blueprint for fairer distribution of profits for workers....
17:52, 2019-10-24

Workers of the world face multiple challenges, says new report As you might expect, there are big differences between the working conditions faced in El Salvador and Germany. Yet there are many common problems as...
16:08, 2019-05-06

CBOE SETS DAILY RECORDS FOR TOTAL VOLUME AND ETF VOLUME; CFE SETS TOTAL DAILY VOLUME RECORD CHICAGO, May 7, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that Thursday, May 6 was its most active trading day ever as a record...
15:56, 2019-05-01

5 Dumb Things That Cost More Than the $20M World Leaders Scraped Together for the Amazon The Amazon rainforest is still on fire, and while world leaders called for attention to the crisis ahead of this weekend’s G7 summit, it seems the mo...
21:48, 2019-08-26

Mercedes reveals cost of 2018 Formula 1 world championship win The Mercedes Formula 1 team earned and spent almost the same amount in 2018 as it did in 2017, newly released accounts have revealed...
14:56, 2019-10-02

Maintaining State Parks in a Warming World Could Cost Billions National parks may get all the prestige, but state parks do the heavy lifting when it comes to outdoor recreation in the U.S. They saw 807 million vi...
12:16, 2019-06-04

World's biggest firms foresee $1 trillion climate cost hit More than 200 of the world's largest listed companies forecast that climate change could cost them a combined total of almost $1 trillion, with much ...
11:40, 2019-06-04

H&M is dropping its first African designer collaboration with South African label Mantsho "She celebrates the female form through her designs which complement the female shape in a flattering and playful way"...
16:08, 2019-08-07

The Continent Conquers: South African Designer Thebe Magugu Is the First African to Win the LVMH Prize African influence has long resonated throughout the fashion world, but on Wednesday it was formally recognized when 26-year-old South African designe...
02:20, 2019-09-06

African swine fever helps drive world food prices to two-year high The slaughter of half of China’s pigs due to the African swine fever virus raging across Asia and Europe has helped drive world food prices to a two ...
17:36, 2019-12-05

French workers block world’s biggest Nutella factory PARIS (AP) — French workers frustrated over salary negotiations are blocking the world’s biggest Nutella factory. Tensions are mounting at the ...
12:36, 2019-06-04

Migrant workers and children to pad out crowd for World Athletics Championships • Sluggish ticket sales raise fears of half empty stadium• Free tickets will be given away by Qatari organisersTicket sales for the World Athletics C...
15:32, 2019-09-23

Newspaper Owned by Richest Man in the World Lays Off Non-Union Workers Management at the Washington Post, which is owned by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, announced plans on Wednesday to scrap the Express, a free newspaper for l...
14:40, 2019-09-12

World's biggest Nutella factory blocked by striking workers A factory in northern France that makes a quarter of the world's Nutella has been blockaded for a week. Key ingredients are reportedly running low an...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Russian Operatives Are Apparently Taking Their Disinformation Campaign on the Road—Moving From African Americans to the African Continent The Russians targeted African Americans in the run-up to election 2016 with deceptive social media accounts and websites purporting to be legitimate ...
01:36, 2019-11-01

Trump's trade war has cost America its spot as the world's most competitive country Ian Walton/Getty Images The US is no longer the most economically competitive country in the world. That's according to the World Economic Forum, whi...
14:20, 2019-10-09

England handed boost for World Cup opener as South African quick Dale Steyn ruled out Fast bowler Dale Steyn had been ruled out of South Africa's Cricket World Cup opener against England on Thursday....
15:20, 2019-05-28

Sainz: McLaren had one of its "best Fridays" of 2019 in Canada Carlos Sainz Jr said McLaren 'experimented' with its car as it enjoyed one of its "best Fridays" of the 2019 Formula 1 season with fourth in Canadian...
23:52, 2019-06-07

Fridays For Future in the US: A small, but determined movement Climate activist Greta Thunberg arrives in the US, where her Fridays for Future movement hasn't taken off yet. But the teens who did show up to recen...
17:48, 2019-08-28

German car lovers want to challenge Fridays for Future A new group of auto enthusiasts has sprung up in Germany that sees itself as a more rational alternative to the young climate protesters flooding the...
19:44, 2019-11-29

Fridays For Future in the US: A small but determined movement Climate activist Greta Thunberg has arrived in the US, where her Fridays for Future movement hasn't taken off yet. But the teens who did show up to r...
21:24, 2019-08-28

Chester Williams dead: South African rugby pioneer and 1995 World Cup winner dies aged 49 South Africa Rugby have confirmed the death of Springbok legend and 1995 World Cup winner Chester Williams at the age of 49....
21:12, 2019-09-06

After a year of strikes can Fridays For Future maintain momentum? One year after Greta Thunberg conducted a lone vigil outside the Swedish parliament, the school climate strikes she inspired have become a global mov...
16:00, 2019-08-20

Jane Fonda got arrested 4 Fridays in a row. This week, there was ice cream Jane Fonda said she wants to get arrested every Friday -- all to address the climate crisis. It's been four out of five for her....
15:40, 2019-11-12

Monday’s Daily Brief: Situation critical for Libya migrants, ‘dangerous paralysis’ in Israel-Palestine conflict, ‘shocking escalation’ in Syria, record heatwaves Our main stories today: UN officials warn of desperate situation for migrants and refugees in Libya; the UN peacebuilding chief calls for ‘tangible s...
23:48, 2019-07-23

Tuesday's Daily Brief: Situation critical for Libya migrants, ‘dangerous paralysis’ in Israel-Palestine conflict, ‘shocking escalation’ in Syria, record heatwaves Our main stories today: UN officials warn of desperate situation for migrants and refugees in Libya; the UN peacebuilding chief calls for ‘tangible s...
16:28, 2019-07-24

Monday’s Daily Brief: Situation ‘critical’ for Libya migrants, ‘dangerous paralysis’ in Israel-Palestine conflict, ‘shocking escalation’ in Syria, record heatwaves Our main stories today: UN officials warn of desperate situation for migrants and refugees in Libya; the UN peacebuilding chief calls for ‘tangible s...
23:00, 2019-07-23

CFE'S AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME IN JANUARY UP 8 PERCENT OVER THE PREVIOUS MONTH; Off From 2008's Record January CHICAGO, February 2, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that average daily volume during the month of January 2009 was 2,070...
16:12, 2019-05-01

CBOE OCTOBER DAILY VOLUME AVERAGES 4.6 MILLION CONTRACTS:DOWN 6% YTD, 21% FROM ALL-TIME-RECORD OCTOBER IN 2008 Chicago, November 2, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that trading volume during October 2009 averaged 4.6 million con...
16:12, 2019-05-01

China's first Fridays for Future sees teen planting trees Howey Ou did not see any Chinese students in the Fridays for Future movement, so she became China's first climate striker. She realized this was not ...
18:16, 2019-10-30

+++ Fridays for Future global climate strike — live updates +++ More than 5,000 protests are planned around the world, culminating in a New York City march led by Greta Thunberg. In Australia, young people challen...
09:16, 2019-09-20

Germany: Aachen hosts 'Fridays for Future' climate rally Thousands of students have gathered in the German city to urge immediate action against climate change. Activists are also planning to block one of G...
12:00, 2019-06-21

Lota Love Fridays: TPD officer Monica Rose Nance TUCSON – This week, Tucson Police Department officer Monica Rose Nance was nominated and selected as the person who deserves a “lota love’. She and t...
01:48, 2019-07-06

German Fridays for Future climate activists block parliament Some 500 students symbolically blocked exits as legislators wrapped up their final legislative session before the summer recess. Last week, 40,000 pr...
17:44, 2019-06-28

Fridays for Future climate activist denounces RWE at shareholders' meeting Luisa Neubauer told RWE shareholders their company's long affair with coal needed to end soon. A leader for the German Fridays for Future movement, s...
17:52, 2019-05-03

Cost of replacing botched Phoenix pay system pales compared to cost of fixing it: PBO The cost of building and putting in place a new pay system for federal civil servants should pale in comparison to the cost of stabilizing the failed...
17:24, 2019-05-16

Global climate strike: Fridays for Future day of action kicks off in Australia More than 5,000 protests are planned around the world, culminating in a New York City march led by Greta Thunberg. In Australia, young people challen...
07:44, 2019-09-20

Russia's lone climate protester pushes for Fridays for Future movement An estimated four million people took to the streets for the Global Climate Strike this week. But in Moscow, one demonstrator has been protesting alo...
13:44, 2019-09-27

New York woman threatens to stab TGI Fridays worker over endless appetizers A Long Island woman threatened to stab a TGI Fridays employee who tried to stop her from heading home with an extra helping from their “all-you-can-e...
17:32, 2019-12-07

Disney's 'Star Wars' TV series, 'The Mandalorian,' cost $100 million to make — but its Marvel shows cost even more Disney On Tuesday, Disney CEO Bob Iger said that the upcoming Disney Plus series, "The Mandalorian," cost around $100 million to make. At eight episo...
19:36, 2019-10-22

Lobbying cost of US cap-and-trade bill estimated at 1% its climate cost Enlarge / House Republicans hold a press conference opposing part of the Waxman-Markey Bill with the help of a chart representing... something. (cred...
00:00, 2019-05-29

Breach of F1's 2021 cost-cap rule with "teeth" could cost title Formula 1 motorsport managing director Ross Brawn says the 2021 cost cap "has teeth", and that a fraudulent breach could cost a team the world champi...
19:28, 2019-10-31

Yu Darvish waited nearly 2 years to get his revenge and roast Justin Verlander for an error that cost the Astros in the World Series Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images Yu Darvish roasted Astros ace Justin Verlander after an embarrassing error on Wednesday night. The friendly feud between th...
20:04, 2019-10-24

Greta Thunberg, Fridays for Future movement win Amnesty human rights award Amnesty has awarded Swedish student activist Greta Thunberg and the Fridays for Future movement a human rights award. The movement has seen tens of t...
10:44, 2019-06-07

Long Island woman threatens to stab TGI Fridays worker over endless apps Nothing was going to get between a Long Island woman and her “all-you-can-eat” doggie bag. A Long Island woman threatened to stab a TGI F...
03:36, 2019-12-07

Daily on Energy: The world will still thirst for fossil fuels in 2040 Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:16, 2019-08-05

Ex-workers at Newfoundland shipyard raise concern workers’ compensation claims being ignored Ex-workers from an old shipyard in Newfoundland and Labrador are worried that a new development at their former worksite could lead to workers’...
00:04, 2019-11-01

Organized Amazon warehouse workers got two fired co-workers rehired: report An Amazon delivery center in California reportedly rehired two warehouse workers after their colleagues organized to demand they be reinstated....
01:28, 2019-10-05

What is the UN's COP25 climate summit, and why does it matter? Everything you wanted to know about international climate talks beginning in Madrid, from who's going, what's on the table and expectations for the s...
08:12, 2019-12-02

A 14-year-old climate activist inspired by Greta Thunberg sits outside the UN on Fridays. She says she's been getting death threats. Ole Jensen/Getty Images Sixteen-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg has encouraged students to skip school to demand action on climate change fr...
15:20, 2019-12-07

A perfect storm of anxiety and the death of the American dream are transforming chains like Applebee's and TGI Fridays Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Since the recession, the percentage of adult Americans who say they don't eat out as much as they want to has doubled...
16:20, 2019-11-10

COP25: UN climate change conference, 5 things you need to know Climate change is happening—the world is already 1.1°C warmer than it was at the onset of the industrial revolution, and it is already having a signi...
07:16, 2019-11-29

COP25 climate summit: what happened during the first week? Activists were left frustrated by the lack of urgency inside negotiating rooms in MadridThe COP25 climate talks in Madrid may have officially opened ...
16:40, 2019-12-09

COP25: 200 countries pledge 'green revolution' The head of the UN says he is "disappointed" in global efforts made to limit emissions as the international climate conference COP25 began in Madrid....
23:52, 2019-12-02

Spain to help Greta Thunberg get to COP25 in Madrid Spain's government has offered to get Greta Thunberg to next month's UN climate summit. The Swedish activist appealed for help crossing the Atlantic ...
16:00, 2019-11-02

COP25: Who are the biggest climate winners and losers? Climate change is a race against time. The Climate Change Performance Index published today shows which industrial countries are in the lead, and whi...
11:56, 2019-12-10

Amazon warehouse workers got fired co-workers rehired An Amazon delivery center in California reportedly rehired two warehouse workers after their colleagues organized to demand they be reinstated. Accor...
20:20, 2019-10-07

No One Else Wants This: Dad Is Facing Backlash After Making The Executive Decision That The Family Will Ride Out The 45-Minute Wait For A Table At TGI Fridays Everyone knows that Dad is a man of unwavering resolve, and right now, it’s putting him at odds with the rest of the family in a big way: Dad is faci...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: updates from the Near East and Libya, Ebola in DR Congo, World War remembrance On Wednesday, we cover: chronic hunger in the Middle East; the toll of war on Gazans; the one-year-long detention of an academic in Iran; Syrian heal...
00:12, 2019-05-09

2019 Camping World 400 DFS: Best DraftKings, FanDuel daily fantasy NASCAR picks SportsLine's Mike McClure, a DFS pro with almost $2 million in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice...
17:28, 2019-06-29

The Daily host Michael Barbaro on podcasting, Trump and the changing world of journalism Michael Barbaro is the voice behind hit New York Times podcast The Daily. Charlotte Edwardes meets him as he brings it to London...
13:44, 2019-06-06

COP25: WWF and Prado Museum use art to show climate change WWF and the Prado Museum join forces to raise the alarm during the COP25 summit in Madrid....
18:56, 2019-12-03

COP25: Controversial carbon markets take center stage Carbon markets could help nations raise ambitions in setting goals that will keep temperature rise below 2 degrees Celsius, in line with the Paris Ag...
17:32, 2019-12-02

COP25 climate change conference: What are you giving up for environment? As the annual COP25 climate change summit continues in Madrid, we asked delegates from all over the world how they were adapting their lives for the ...
01:08, 2019-12-06

COP25: Controversial carbon markets to take center stage Carbon markets could help nations raise ambitions in setting goals that will keep temperature rise below 2 degrees Celsius, in line with the Paris Ag...
12:32, 2019-12-02

Chile cancels Asia-Pacific and COP25 summits Chilean President Sebastian Pinera has cited ongoing protests as the reason for cancelling the upcoming international summits. The APEC and COP25 con...
16:32, 2019-10-30

COP25: Developing past fossil fuels in India Industrialized countries developed using fossil fuels to grow their economies. But in an era of climate change, can developing countries such as Indi...
16:52, 2019-12-09

Madrid offers to host COP25 after Chile pulls out Spain has offered to replace Chile as host of December's large UN climate conference. Facing unrest, Chile's government has also abandoned hosting of...
23:32, 2019-10-31

Daily on Energy: World on course to fall far short of emissions cuts envisioned in Paris agreement Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
19:04, 2019-11-13

Daily on Energy, presented by CRES: No big new commitments from world’s biggest emitters at climate summit Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:24, 2019-09-24

US briefing: COP25, Amazon's tax avoidance and London Bridge attack Monday’s top story: Madrid hosts scaled-down annual climate summit. Plus, the world’s most heavily surveilled city in ChinaGood morning, I’m Tim Walk...
13:20, 2019-12-02

Climate change: COP25 island nation in 'fight to death' The president of the Marshall Islands tells a summit that rising tides threaten its existence....
15:40, 2019-12-02

Greta Thunberg docks in Portugal ahead of COP25 in Madrid The teenage Swedish climate activist has arrived in Lisbon after making her second boat trip across the Atlantic in four months. She is expected to a...
11:52, 2019-12-03

Climate change: Spain offers to host COP25 in Madrid After Chile withdraws from holding the global climate summit, Spain offers to host it in Madrid....
18:40, 2019-10-31

COP25: youth ‘leadership’ contrasts with government inaction, says UN chief Ahead of Madrid climate change conference António Guterrez says political will missing António Guterrez, the United Nations secretary general, contra...
10:12, 2019-12-02

COP25 climate summit: put children at heart of tackling crisis, says UN Young activists including Greta Thunberg put pressure on negotiators to break deadlockChildren and young people must be at the heart of dealing with ...
20:08, 2019-12-09

COP25: Protesters call for action at Madrid climate rally Thousands of people marched in Madrid to demand immediate action to protect the planet. World leaders are meeting nearby, but experts called their pl...
21:12, 2019-12-06

CBOE: SECOND-BEST DAY IN ITS HISTORY—8.56 MILLION CONTRACTS—AS CBOE VOLATILITY INDEX (VIX) OPTIONS SET DAILY VOLUME RECORD OF NEARLY 427,000 CONTRACTS CHICAGO, September 16, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today recorded the second-best volume in its 35-year history as a reported 8,...
16:12, 2019-05-01

Sandcastle in Germany sets new world record An international team of artists succeeded in building a sandcastle that is almost a meter higher than the previous record holder. The triumph came t...
21:16, 2019-06-05

How To Set A Guinness World Record For Speed With A Tractor In July of this year, Guy Martin, who holds Guinness World Record for the fastest Soapbox and highest speed on a Wall of Death, absolutely demolished...
18:32, 2019-11-19

Man Utd agree world record £80m fee for Maguire - reports "Manchester United have \u0027completed\u0027 an £80 million deal for defender Harry Maguire, according to reports."...
18:52, 2019-08-02

Gatlinburg tries to break world record with 4,325 scarecrows Gatlinburg, Tennessee, is attempting to break a Guinness World Record for the largest display of scarecrows in one location.     ...
23:16, 2019-10-15

Volkswagen ID.R sets world record in China News 2 Sep, 2019 Volkswagen’s all-electric ID.R has set a new world record on the Tianmen Shan Big Gate Road mountain pass in China...
19:08, 2019-09-02

Massive sandcastle breaks world record There's a striking new building in Binz, Germany -- a sandcastle complete with turrets, multiple levels and an enviable seaside location. Find out ju...
11:12, 2019-06-07

Women's World Cup TV Viewership Is on a Record Pace The Women’s World Cup is just past the halfway mark and already it is on pace to break several viewership records, both in the U.S. and across the gl...
04:20, 2019-06-23

Look: Parade of 868 RVs certified as new Guinness World Record Guinness World Records announced an Australian town has captured the record for longest line of motor homes after 868 RVs formed a nearly 6-mile para...
20:44, 2019-10-24

Watch: Tuk Tuk reaches 74 mph for Guinness World Record A pair of British cousins took a modified Tuk Tuk vehicle to speeds of over 74 mph to set a new Guinness World Record....
17:44, 2019-05-14

CBOE SEPTEMBER DAILY VOLUME AVERAGES 4.7 MILLION CONTRACTS: MONTHLY TRADING VOLUME UP FROM AUGUST 2009, DOWN FROM RECORD SEPTEMBER 2008 CHICAGO, October 1, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that September was the most active month of trading during 2009.Avera...
16:12, 2019-05-01

AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME IN 2009 UNCHANGED FROM RECORD 2008; VIX FUTURES VOLUME REACHES NEW ALL-TIME HIGH, Numerous Milestones Set During 2009 CHICAGO, January 4, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that 2009 average daily volume was 4,585 contracts, essentially uncha...
16:12, 2019-05-01

A daily 208-second ritual can boost your creativity and help you make decisions, according to a career coach who works with teams around the world Business Insider Polska Ylva Anderson is a coach in teamwork and leadership. During the Business Insider Trends Festival, she explained that today's ...
10:52, 2019-10-10

MLB DFS: Best DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy baseball picks, lineups for 2019 World Series Game 7 SportsLine's Mike McClure, a DFS pro with nearly $2M in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice....
16:36, 2019-10-30

MLB DFS: Top DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy baseball picks, lineups for 2019 World Series Game 6 SportsLine's Mike McClure, a DFS pro with nearly $2M in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice....
17:08, 2019-10-29

Daily on Energy, presented by Renew Biodiesel: Coal isn’t king, but the world also has a natural gas emissions problem Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:28, 2019-12-04

Conditions for workers in 'still dire' in Qatar as Athletics World Championships begin When the Khalifa International Stadium was nearing completion, Amnesty International published a report in which it warned workers "suffered systemat...
14:48, 2019-09-27

Climate change: COP25 talks open as 'point of no return' in sight Politicians and diplomats meet in Spain as scientists and charities say urgent steps are needed....
08:32, 2019-12-02

Climate change: COP25 talks to open as 'point of no return' in sight Politicians and diplomats meet in Spain as scientists and charities say urgent steps are needed....
05:48, 2019-12-02

Green economy ‘not to be feared, but an opportunity to be embraced’ says UN chief as COP25 gets underway A green economy is “not one to be feared but an opportunity to be embraced”, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Monday, in a keynote speec...
17:16, 2019-12-02

Spain likely to host COP25 climate change summit after Chile's withdrawal Spain will likely host the United Nations' COP25 climate change summit in Madrid, following Chile's withdrawal as host amid raging street protests in...
23:52, 2019-10-31

COP25: Island states want 'decisive' climate action to prevent inundation The impact of rising seas prompts plea ahead of COP25, the UN’s climate change conference that begins on Monday in MadridThe countries most at risk o...
01:28, 2019-12-02

German sloth sets record as world's oldest Paula, who lives in a German zoo, set a new record as the world's oldest known two-toed sloth. She was entered for the title ahead of World Sloth Day...
20:08, 2019-10-15

Kosgei smashes Radcliffe's marathon world record "Brigid Kosgei became the fastest woman ever to run a marathon as she smashed Paula Radcliffe\u0027s record in Chicago."...
17:00, 2019-10-13

Biles soars and 'mic drops' her way to record fifth all-around world title "American Simone Biles became the first woman to win five all-around titles at the gymnastics world championships in Stuttgart on Thursday."...
19:44, 2019-10-10

World War Two veteran breaks own scuba diving record at 96 A 96-year-old celebrated his birthday on Saturday by breaking his own record as the world's oldest active scuba diver for the third year running, plu...
18:28, 2019-08-31

Man Sets World Record For Highest Speed Reached On A Tuk Tuk A man who has set a new world record for the highest speed reached on a tuk tuk says he is "over the moon" at his achievement. Matt Everard, 46, from...
06:36, 2019-05-14

Women's World Cup: US re-write the record books with 13-0 win over Thailand Records tumbled as the US opened their World Cup defense with a 13-0 win vs. Thailand. Alex Morgan scored a record-equaling five goals for the Americ...
00:40, 2019-06-12

A load of hot air: ballooning world record attempt – in pictures More than 400 hot air balloons attempt to break the simultaneous takeoff world record in the Grand Est Mondial Air Ballons festival at Chambley-Bussi...
18:12, 2019-07-29

Watch: World's largest chalk might be new Guinness record A group of students at an Oregon college might have broken a Guinness World Record with the creation of a giant piece of chalk that stands more than ...
16:56, 2019-07-10

Look: Hundreds don plaid clothes for Guinness World Record An Ontario city said it broke a Guinness World Record by gathering more than 1,300 people in one place wearing plaid patterns....
21:40, 2019-07-29

The US economic recovery is far from being a world record | Jeffrey Frankel It uses different rules to other countries to measure business cycles and recessionsThis month marks the tenth full year of the US economic recovery ...
13:12, 2019-06-14

Look: Festival attempts world's longest calzone record Pizza makers from across Ontario banded together at a festival north of Toronto to break the Guinness record for the world's longest calzone....
16:48, 2019-07-16

Watch: Gum packages used to set dominoes world record in Shanghai A total 7,046 packs of gum were used to set a Guinness World Record when they were set up in Shanghai and knocked down like dominoes....
17:40, 2019-07-17

How This Bonkers 1,000 HP Tractor Set A Guinness World Record For Speed In July of this year, Guy Martin, who holds Guinness World Record for the fastest Soapbox and highest speed on a Wall of Death, absolutely demolished...
19:00, 2019-11-19

London to Sydney flight breaks world record Australian airline Qantas has broken the record for the world's longest commercial airline passenger flight in both distance and time with a nonstop ...
06:20, 2019-11-15

Women's World Cup: US rewrite the record books with 13-0 win over Thailand Records tumbled as the US opened their World Cup defense with a 13-0 win vs. Thailand. Alex Morgan scored a record-equaling five goals for the Americ...
10:04, 2019-06-12

WATCH: Shiffrin's run that broke the record - 'That's why she's world champion!' "Watch the run that saw Mikaela Shiffrin break Ingemar Stenmark\u0027s record in the slalom."...
16:20, 2019-11-23

Rampant Roy fires England to record World Cup total "A superb 153 from Jason Roy and a big-hitting 64 from Jos Buttler fired England to their highest ever Cricket World Cup total as they posted 386-6 i...
17:04, 2019-06-08

Record TV audience watch England in Women's World Cup Quarter-final victory over Norway attracts peak figure of 7.6 million on BBC OneA record-breaking peak audience of 7.6 million people tuned in to wat...
14:56, 2019-06-28

Watch: Man breaks world record with 146 blueberries in his mouth A Guinness World Records enthusiast said he achieved his latest title by stuffing 146 blueberries into his mouth at the same time....
22:28, 2019-06-17

Women's World Cup match breaks TV audience record England’s victory over Scotland attracted average audience of 4.6 million viewers to BBC OneWomen’s football is now more popular than cricket – at le...
18:16, 2019-06-10

Brazil veteran Formiga set for record seventh World Cup "Brazil\u0027s 41-year-old midfielder Formiga is set to become the first player, male or female, to participate at seven World Cups after she was nam...
16:36, 2019-05-16

BTS sets Guinness World Record for TikTok followers K-pop group BTS is the fastest celebrity to reach one million followers on the social media app TikTok....
20:48, 2019-10-23

Record-Breaking Temperatures Around the World Are ‘Almost Entirely’ Due to Climate Change July 2019 was the hottest July and the hottest month on record globally since temperature records began in a year of many record-breaking temperature...
00:20, 2019-08-19

BBC brings news to record audience of 426 million around the world The BBC's international audience has climbed to a record high of 426 million a week, according to new figures released by the corporation....
13:04, 2019-06-18

Women's World Cup DFS, USA vs. France: Top FanDuel, DraftKings daily fantasy soccer picks include Megan Rapinoe DFS millionaire Mike McClure shares his top Women's World Cup DFS lineups for FanDuel and DraftKings....
22:52, 2019-06-27

PGA DFS, Hero World Challenge 2019: Best DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy golf lineups, picks, advice SportsLine's Mike McClure, a DFS pro with almost $2 million in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice...
18:24, 2019-12-03

Women's World Cup DFS, USA vs. England: Top FanDuel, DraftKings daily fantasy soccer picks include Megan Rapinoe DFS millionaire Mike McClure shares his top Women's World Cup DFS lineups for FanDuel and DraftKings....
22:20, 2019-07-01

MLB DFS: Optimal DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy baseball picks, lineups for 2019 World Series Game 7 SportsLine's Mike McClure, a DFS pro with nearly $2M in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice....
19:44, 2019-10-30

Women's World Cup DFS, USA vs. Netherlands: Best FanDuel, DraftKings daily fantasy soccer picks include Alex Morgan DFS millionaire Mike McClure shares his top Women's World Cup DFS lineups for FanDuel and DraftKings....
17:56, 2019-07-06

Spain's hosting of COP25 climate summit largely a done deal: Government Source Hosting the COP25 climate summit in Madrid following Chile's withdrawal as host, is largely a done deal, a Spanish government source said on Thursday...
23:24, 2019-10-31

Spain offers to host COP25 climate change summit after Chile's withdrawal Spain has offered to host the United Nations COP25 climate change summit in Madrid, following Chile's withdrawal as host amid raging street protests ...
18:12, 2019-10-31

COP25: Global investors urge countries to meet climate action goals More than 630 investors who collectively manage over $37 trillion in assets are calling on governments across the world to step up action to address ...
22:20, 2019-12-09

978 students perform floss dance for Guinness World Record A British school was awarded a Guinness World Record when 978 students came together to person the popular floss dance simultaneously....
17:56, 2019-09-04

The Fiver | Breaking the record for the world’s longest sigh of relief Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Frank Lampard’s career as Chelsea manager has not got off to the most auspicious of beginnings. On...
18:04, 2019-08-12

Ex-soldier smashes record for climbing world's 14 highest mountains A former soldier from Nepal has climbed the world's 14 highest peaks in just over six months, smashing the previous record by over 7 years....
14:36, 2019-10-29

Adam Peaty breaks 100 metres breaststroke world record "Britain\u0027s Adam Peaty became the first to swim the 100 metres breaststroke in under 57 seconds on Sunday, setting a world record of 56.88 in the...
14:52, 2019-07-21

Hunter in Washington sets world record for Shiras moose: 'I'm just in awe' Jim Hall was hunting with a friend when they encountered the Shiras moose on the last valid days of Hall’s months-long tag,...
22:16, 2019-04-11

She climbed Everest nine times and set a world record – so why doesn’t she have sponsors? Lhakpa Sherpa works for minimum wages and currently washes dishes, as she trains for her 10th Everest summit with no endorsement deals, no nutritioni...
07:40, 2019-10-31

‘Rarest Beatles record in the world’ hits the auction block Lady Gaga was not the first superstar to rock raw meat. The Fab Four’s “Yesterday and Today” album, often referred to by musicologi...
16:48, 2019-05-09

After achieving a world record run, Kosgei believes women can go even faster The 25-year-old arrived in the Windy City as an overwhelming favorite, having won the race in 2018....
05:36, 2019-10-14

Golden toilet worth more than a $1 million may break world record If Goldfinger had a toilet, it would probably resemble this nearly $1.3 million gem-encrusted, golden john that surfaced at a Shanghai trade fair las...
11:36, 2019-11-07

City attempting Christmas tree world record in Michigan A Michigan city is tallying up decorated conifers in a bid to break the Guinness World Record for largest display of illuminate Christmas trees....
17:48, 2019-12-06

Children across Britain attempt egg and spoon race world record Families gathered in 51 locations across Britain to attempt a Guinness World Record for the largest amount of people participating in an egg and spoo...
21:28, 2019-07-27

Kenya’s Kamworor smashes half marathon world record "Geoffrey Kamworor flirted with the 58-minute barrier as he set a half marathon world record of 58:01 in Copenhagen on Sunday."...
13:28, 2019-09-15

Street in Wales wins record for world's steepest – video A street in north-west Wales has been crowned the world's steepest. Ffordd Pen Llech in the historic town of Harlech has a gradient of 37.5% at its s...
18:28, 2019-07-16

This 170-Car Attempt To Break The Burnout World Record Might Be Thwarted Due To Paperwork Breaking a world record is an arduous way to achieve global recognition. It takes skill, dedication, organization and knowing who to call to witness ...
18:40, 2019-08-22

Steep Welsh street earns Guinness World Record A Welsh town captured a Guinness World Record from New Zealand when its infamously precipitous road was measured as the steepest in the world....
22:04, 2019-07-16

200bhp Honda Mean Mower sets new Guinness World Record News 10 Jun, 2019 The second generation Honda Mean Mower has set a new world record for ‘the fastest 0–100mph for a lawn mower’...
18:24, 2019-06-10

American Muhammad breaks own world record to win 400m hurdles "American Dalilah Muhammad broke her own world record to win the women\u0027s 400 metres hurdles at the world athletics championships with a time of ...
21:24, 2019-10-04

World turns out for record 'Avengers: Endgame' movie debut Fans around the globe packed movie theaters for the debut of "Avengers: Endgame" over the weekend, pushing total ticket sales for the Walt Disney Co ...
19:48, 2019-04-28

Nurse who ran marathon in scrubs awarded world record after outcry A British nurse who was denied a Guinness World Record because she ran the London Marathon wearing modern-day scrubs instead of an old-fashioned dres...
18:12, 2019-05-08

Ruthless USA break World Cup record as they hit 13 past hapless Thailand It was clear what kind of match this would be a few seconds before the whistle blew. The US put seven attacking players on the halfway line while jus...
23:48, 2019-06-11

Watch: Nearly 200,000 bras being linked in Rhode Island for world record A Rhode Island breast cancer awareness campaign is in the midst of a Guinness World Record attempt, trying to set the record for the world's longest ...
18:44, 2019-10-07

Watch: 103-year-old skydiver leaps to Guinness World Record A Seattle woman celebrated 103 years of life by setting a new Guinness World Record for being the oldest female tandem skydiver....
16:36, 2019-08-16

Watch: Man stacks 30 bars of wet soap in one minute for world record An Idaho man with a penchant for breaking Guinness World Records captured another title when he stacked 30 bars of wet soap in one minute....
19:16, 2019-07-29

So. Many. Scarecrows. Gatlinburg, Tennessee, seeks Guinness World Record with 4,325 of them Gatlinburg, Tennessee, is attempting to break the record for the largest display of scarecrows.       ...
23:16, 2019-10-15

64 skydivers wear LED lights in mesmerizing world record skydive A group of skydivers broke the world record for the biggest mass night-time skydive.       ...
18:36, 2019-06-18

World experienced hottest June on record in 2019, says US agency The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says the average temperature was 61.6F (16.4C)....
13:20, 2019-07-19

Man Shatters World Record by Climbing 14 Highest Mountains in 189 Days It took the previous world record holder nearly eight years to accomplish the feat, but Nirmal "Nims" Purja did it in just over six months....
14:52, 2019-11-28

July set to be joint-warmest month on record and may be the hottest the world has ever seen July is set to be the joint-warmest month on record and may be the hottest the world has ever seen, experts say....
02:00, 2019-08-02

Muhammad sets 400m hurdles world record on wet track "Olympic champion Dalilah Muhammad smashed one of athletics\u0027 oldest world records when she stormed to the women\u0027s 400 metres hurdles title ...
18:52, 2019-07-29

Hungary's Milak breaks Phelps' 200 butterfly world record "Hungarian teenager Kristof Milak broke the men\u0027s 200 metres butterfly world record on Wednesday to win gold at the world swimming championships...
17:16, 2019-07-24

Pub gathers 433 people named Nigel for world record attempt A British pub is seeking Guinness World Records recognition after gathering 433 people named Nigel in one place in an attempt to create an unusual re...
17:52, 2019-09-30

Man breaks record by growing world's heaviest gooseberry A delighted fruit grower who nurtured the world's heaviest gooseberry has expressed his pride over the "little beauty"....
19:08, 2019-08-06

Watch: Hopscotch world record broken by 664 people in England A British city broke a Guinness World Record when it gathered 664 people to perform the world's largest simultaneous round of hopscotch....
19:20, 2019-07-12

Ethiopia seeks world record for 350 million trees planted in one day Officials in Ethiopia said a tree planting initiative was successful in getting more than 350 million seedlings planted in a single day....
21:48, 2019-07-30

Londoner smashes world record for 289-mile triathlon by more than four hours A Londoner has broken the world record for an epic 289-mile triathlon from London to Paris by over four hours....
14:28, 2019-08-06

Man's Wedding Proposal Using Google Earth Landed Him A World Record Yasushi Takahashi's larger-than-life wedding proposal required six months of travelling, Google Earth, GPS and a lot of dedication....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Instant noodle tasting breaks Guinness World Record A giant box of noodles was served to 579 people in Japan to break the Guinness record for the world's largest tasting event of instant noodles....
18:40, 2019-05-06

Bekele narrowly misses world record at Berlin marathon Kenenisa Bekele's spirited sprint to the finish line won the Ethiopian the Berlin marathon. He fell short of breaking the world record set last year ...
14:24, 2019-09-29

Watch: Cheesemakers create 6,700 pounds of poutine for world record A trio of cheesemakers teamed up in Quebec to make a world record-breaking poutine that weighed nearly 6,700 pounds....
21:20, 2019-08-05

India posts record, sets Pakistan 337 to win World Cup game MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Rohit Sharma scored his second century of the World Cup and Virat Kohli surpassed 11,000 runs in one-day international cri...
16:36, 2019-06-16

This kid holds the world record for solving Rubik’s cube — with his feet He’s ready to square off. Daniel Rose-Levine, 16, holds the Guinness World Record for solving a Rubik’s cube — with his feet. The upstate Red Hook, N...
06:36, 2019-08-11

Streamer Sets World Record By Playing Games For 572 Hours Last month, Cecilia ran a great feature on Andrew “GiantWaffle” Bodine, who was in the middle of an attempt to set a world record by streaming himsel...
00:24, 2019-12-02

Patrick Kane sets US-scoring record at world championship KOSICE, Slovakia (AP) — Patrick Kane scored a goal and had two assists to become the United States’ all-time leading scorer at the world hockey...
19:40, 2019-05-15

Monday’s Daily Brief: World Humanitarian Day, Afghan massacre aftermath, Venezuelans in Brazil, Yemen war update, and reconciliation in Mali Our main stories today: Women celebrated on World Humanitarian Day; Afghanistan bloodshed mars 100 years of independence; Brazil’s ‘exemplary’ respon...
21:48, 2019-08-19

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Mistreatment rife during childbirth, UNICEF Cryptocurrency Fund, Synagogue attack in Germany, World Post Day A recap of Wednesday’s stories: Alarming accounts of women mistreated in childbirth; UNICEF enters new world of cryptocurrency funding; UN chief cond...
23:40, 2019-10-09

Women's World Cup DFS, England vs. Sweden: Top FanDuel, DraftKings daily fantasy soccer picks include Ellen White DFS millionaire Mike McClure shares his top Women's World Cup DFS lineups for FanDuel and DraftKings....
20:40, 2019-07-05

Monday's Daily Brief: Hopes rise for peace in Syria and Yemen, main UNGA speeches wind down, World Translation Day 'Sign of hope' for long-suffering Syrians as new committee forms; Yemen prisoner release signals hope for Yemen; Assembly President closes formal Deb...
22:40, 2019-09-30

Deliver ‘significant results now’, UN General Assembly President tells COP25 climate conference It is “imperative” that the COP25 climate conference underway in Spain delivers “significant results now”, Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, President of the U...
18:52, 2019-12-10

COP25: ‘Signals of hope’ multiplying in face of global climate crisis, insists UN's Guterres The UN Secretary-General has outlined the “increased ambition and commitment” that the world needs from governments during the coming days of the COP...
17:40, 2019-12-02

Google workers protest company's decision to place workers on leave: 'Instead of listening to us, the company has chosen to silence us.' (GOOG) Google workers gathered outside the company's San Francisco office Friday to protest its recent decision to put two employees on administrative leave...
02:32, 2019-11-23

German football teams smash world record for longest match Two teams from southwestern Germany played a 168-hour game from May 29 to June 5 that ended in a draw. The match already surpassed the previous recor...
23:56, 2019-06-05

Watch: Glass-bottomed skywalk breaks world record in China A new tourist attraction in a Chinese city took the Guinness World Record for the longest cantilevered glass-bottomed skywalk....
16:32, 2019-10-28

Kenenisa Bekele misses out on world record by two seconds at Berlin Marathon 37-year-old leads Ethiopian sweep of podium in men’s raceAshete Bekere wins women’s race after sprint finishKenenisa Bekele missed out on the world r...
20:24, 2019-09-29

EA Received A Guinness World Record For Most Downvoted Comment In Reddit History Back in 2017, EA was dealing with the mess that was Star Wars Battlefront II and its hated loot boxes. During that time an unknown community manager ...
22:48, 2019-09-07

Hassan breaks women's mile world record on emotional night "Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands broke the 23-year-old women’s mile world record on Friday when she clocked four minutes 12.33 seconds in a race dedi...
23:52, 2019-07-12

Hassan breaks women's mile world record, GB's Muir sets new PB "Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands broke the 23-year-old women’s mile world record on Friday when she clocked four minutes 12.33 seconds in a race dedi...
00:32, 2019-07-13

The world’s fastest ant clocks record speed of 108 times its own body length Enlarge / A soldier Saharan silver ant (Cataglyphis bombycina) in the desert at Douz, Tunisia. (credit: Harald Wolf) Saharan silver ants routinely br...
01:52, 2019-10-18

Eoin Morgan blasts Middlesex to domestic T20 world record run chase • Morgan’s 83 from 29 balls grabs quarter-final spot from Somerset• Essex beat Kent to snatch unlikely last-eight place in T20 BlastMiddlesex complet...
00:40, 2019-08-31

Massive Kentucky man breaks bench press world record: video This Kentucky powerlifter is in a league of his own. A man who has been pumping iron for just seven years now holds the world record in the raw bench...
18:24, 2019-09-03

Doha world championships ‘a disaster’, says decathlon record-holder Mayer • IAAF criticised as marathon runners compete in 31C heat• ‘It was really scary,’ says marathon runner Lyndsay TessierThe World Athletics Championshi...
18:04, 2019-09-28

Snoop Dogg breaks Guinness World Record for largest gin and juice The 'Gin and Juice' rapper crafted the record-breaking cocktail at BottleRock Napa festival with the help of Warren G, chef Michael Voltagg...
13:44, 2019-05-31

Nurse marathon runner denied world record for wearing scrubs A nurse who ran the fastest marathon in uniform has been denied a spot in the record books — because she was wearing modern-day scrubs instead ...
00:24, 2019-05-06

Watch: World's largest model train set takes its own record in Germany The world's largest model train set in Germany beat its own Guinness World Record by adding a large new section based on the country of Monaco....
18:12, 2019-09-26

Watch: Toilet-sitting world record attempt ends after 116 hours A Belgian man spent 116 consecutive hours sitting on a toilet in a local bar in a bid to set a new Guinness World Record....
17:48, 2019-07-15

Robot sets world record for hitting 2,020 consecutive free throws Toyota’s giant basketball robot might not be able to slam dunk — but it just earned a world record for consecutive free throws. The human...
19:12, 2019-06-26

Watch: Pennsylvania company rolls toy car down 2,176 feet of track for world record Employees of an engineering company in Pennsylvania got a Hot Wheels car to roll across 2,176 feet of track to break a Guinness World Record....
00:04, 2019-08-29

Kenenisa Bekele misses world record by 2 seconds at Berlin marathon Kenenisa Bekele's spirited sprint to the finish line won the Ethiopian the Berlin marathon. He fell short of breaking the world record set last year ...
13:44, 2019-09-29

Erling Braut Håland breaks U-20 World Cup record with nine goals in one match Norwegian’s father is former Man City player Alf-IngeEighteen-year-old is eligible to play for England It’s perhaps not a surprise that Norway’s Erli...
00:24, 2019-05-31

20-foot Florida python ‘Ginormica’ could reach world-record size, zoo says A 200-pound reticulated python at a Florida zoo already stretches over 20 feet long -- but the massive reptile is still slithering toward world-recor...
17:44, 2019-07-17

'Spawn' creator Todd McFarlane earns Guinness World Record Comic book legend Todd McFarlane has earned the Guinness World Records title for the longest-running creator-owned superhero comic book series for hi...
18:56, 2019-09-30

Watch: Man throws tortilla 54 feet, 5 inches to break world record An Idaho man attending a Guinness World Records event in Toronto captured the record for furthest tortilla throw, hurling the disc-shaped food item a...
22:24, 2019-09-23

'I'm the world record holder for winning semi-finals,' jokes Klopp "Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp jokes he is the world record holder at winning semi-finals ahead of the Champions League showpiece against Tottenham....
00:16, 2019-06-01

Speedrunner Beats His Punch-Out!! World Record With New King Hippo Trick Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!! for the NES hasn’t had a new speedrunning world record in over a year. The last one recorded was set in April 2018 by Summon...
20:44, 2019-07-24

Watch: Michigan dog's 35-foot, 3-inch dock dive is a world record A Michigan dock diving dog broke a Guinness World Record by leaping 35 feet and 3 inches from a dock into the water....
17:08, 2019-07-12

Kenyan Brigid Kosgei sets world record at Chicago Marathon Brigid Kosgei broke Paula Radcliffe's 16-year-old world record by winning the Chicago Marathon in 2 hours, 14 minutes and four seconds. Her compatrio...
19:04, 2019-10-13

Eoin Morgan blasts Middlesex to domestic T20 world record run target • Morgan’s 83 from 29 balls grabs quarter-final spot from Somerset• Essex beat Kent to snatch unlikely last-eight place in T20 BlastMiddlesex complet...
01:28, 2019-08-31

Nike shoes race to $437,500 world record auction price for sneakers A pair of 1972 running shoes, one of the first pairs made by Nike Inc , sold for $437,500 on Tuesday, shattering the record for a pair of sneakers at...
00:52, 2019-07-24

England 90 Samoa 24: Netball World Cup hosts maintain 100 per cent record England maintained their 100 per cent record at the Netball World Cup with a dominant 90-24 victory over Samoa on Sunday....
14:00, 2019-07-14

Chess: supreme Magnus Carlsen targets his own world record after Grenke win The Norwegian world champion can contest the title of greatest of all time with legendary players Bobby Fischer and Garry KasparovMagnus Carlsen will...
13:16, 2019-05-03

Watch: Disabled veteran sets seated deadlift world record Martin Tye, a disabled veteran who was a Lance Corporal in the British Army, has set the Guinness World Record for heaviest seated deadlift....
16:00, 2019-05-20

Arizona man builds pyramid out of 1 million pennies in world record attempt An Arizona man can finally put his penny-pinching days behind him. After three years of meticulous work, Cory Nielsen, 55 from Phoenix, has completed...
14:16, 2019-06-19

Brigid Kosgei breaks marathon world record by 81 seconds – video Kenya's Brigid Kosgei has beaten Paula Radcliffe's marathon record. The 25-year-old ran a time of 2:14:04 in the Chicago Marathon beating Radcliffe's...
23:16, 2019-10-13

Geoffrey Kamworor smashes half marathon world record in Copenhagen Geoffrey Kamworor smashed the half-marathon world record on Sunday, finishing the Copenhagen road race in a time of 58 minutes and one second (58:01)...
13:56, 2019-09-15

‘I had settled for silver’: Hannah Cockcroft breaks T34 100m world record • Briton seals 11th world title in record time of 16.79• Team-mate Adenegan second in season’s best 17.49Hannah Cockcroft claimed a fifth consecutive...
14:32, 2019-11-10

I can go quicker, says Brigid Kosgei after smashing Paula Radcliffe’s world record • 25-year-old Kenyan ran 2:14:04 at the Chicago Marathon• Briton’s mark, which stood for 16 years, beaten by 81 secondsOn a swirly Chicago morning, B...
01:44, 2019-10-14

Harry Maguire to Man Utd: World-record £80m transfer deal agreed with Leicester Harry Maguire will become the world's most expensive defender after Manchester United agreed an £80million deal with Leicester City for the England i...
17:00, 2019-08-02

Watch: Scottish woman breaks record for riding bike around the world A Scottish cyclist broke a Guinness World Record when she rode her bicycle 18,000 miles around the globe in 124 days....
20:04, 2019-06-11

Josh Adams has Wales quarter-final and World Cup record in his sights • Adams has scored five tries in this World Cup• Wing is wary of danger posed by France in last eightJosh Adams’ outstanding impression on Test rugby...
00:52, 2019-10-15

Bloodhound supersonic car prepares to hit 500mph in world land speed record bid The car, which has a British team behind it, will try and hit 500 miles per hour on a new custom-built racetrack on a salt flat in South Africa, as i...
18:52, 2019-07-11

England's Lionesses break UK TV viewing record with World Cup opener England's World Cup victory over Scotland on Sunday was the UK's most watched women's football game of all time....
12:40, 2019-06-10

Divers in Florida break world record with biggest ocean clean-up A massive team of divers have broken the Guinness World Record for the largest underwater cleanup....
12:16, 2019-06-17

Man tries to break world record by watching ‘Avengers: Endgame’ 114 times — and counting An “Avengers: Endgame” superfan in Florida is trying to break a world record by watching the Marvel blockbuster 114 times — and counting....
16:16, 2019-06-14

Hawaii family’s giant avocado earns Guinness World Record A Hawaii family has won a place with the Guinness World Records for the world's heaviest avocado....
11:24, 2019-10-15

Texas longhorn sets Guinness world record for longest horns GOODWATER, Ala. (AP) — A Texas longhorn in Alabama has set a mark recognized by the Guinness World Records for longest horns, with a span wider than ...
17:12, 2019-06-18

Watch: Australian barista breaks cappuccino Guinness World Record An Australian barista broke a Guinness World Record when she made 420 cappuccinos in the space of a single hour....
16:48, 2019-04-25

‘I had settled for silver’: Hannah Cockroft breaks T34 100m world record • Briton seals 11th world title in record time of 16.79• Team-mate Adenegan second in season’s best 17.49Hannah Cockroft claimed a fifth consecutive ...
17:16, 2019-11-10

Marta sets record with 17th World Cup goal in Brazil victory Marta set a record for men and women with her 17th career World Cup goal in Brazil’s 1-0 victory over Italy on Tuesday night at Valenciennes th...
23:24, 2019-06-18

Watch: Glue lifts truck, sets Guinness World Record An adhesives company in Germany set a new Guinness World Record when its heavy duty glue kept a 37,919 pound truck suspended over the ground....
19:16, 2019-07-29

Adam Peaty breaks 57-second barrier and 100m breaststroke world record ‘I’ve been chasing that for three years now,’ says PeatyPeaty wins World Championships semi-final in 56.88secAdam Peaty has broken his own world reco...
15:36, 2019-07-21

Farm takes aim at goat yoga world record with 500 expected in class A Florida farm said it expects more than 500 people to participate in its attempt to break a Guinness World Record for the world's largest goat yoga ...
22:16, 2019-09-13

World of Warcaft Classic drove subscriptions to record growth for a quarter World of Warcraft Classic has been a big success to Activision Blizzard, with the company revealing today that the retro release has driven subscript...
22:40, 2019-11-07

Watch: Conga line travels 14 miles for Guinness World Record A group of coworkers at a British company danced in a conga line for 14 miles to break a Guinness World Record and raise money for charity....
22:56, 2019-09-11

Watch: Man jumps 64 inches vertically to break Guinness World Record A New York state athlete broke a Guinness world record when he successfully pulled off a 64.13-inch-high standing jump....
18:00, 2019-07-31

96-year-old Roy Englert runs 42-minute 5K to shatter age-group world record Englert, 96, runs 5000m in 42:30.23 to set age-group recordVirginia native already held the records in 800m and 1500mRoy Englert, 96, added yet anoth...
13:56, 2019-07-19

Marta breaks Klose’s World Cup record to send Brazil through with Italy Marta’s late penalty handed Brazil victory over Italy to secure progress into the last 16 of the Women’s World Cup and earned her place as the record...
00:48, 2019-06-19

Iowa official who liked to host "Tupac Fridays" might've been ousted for liking Tupac too much It might make you roll your eyes to hear that a 66-year social services director in Iowa liked to slip quotes from the late Tupac Shakur in emails to...
23:52, 2019-07-17

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Syrian detainees, Zimbabwe hunger crisis, Kabul attack, Mexico disappearances, new tech to feed the world Wednesday’s top stories: Syrian detainees “failed by Security Council”; Zimbabwe experiencing “worst-ever hunger crisis”; deadly Kabul attack; Mexico...
22:40, 2019-08-07

COP25: ‘Signals of hope’ multiplying in face of global climate crisis, insists UN chief Guterres The UN Secretary-General has outlined the “increased ambition and commitment” that the world needs from governments during the coming days of the COP...
18:16, 2019-12-01

Jennifer Aniston joined Instagram, broke it, and set a Guinness World Record — all in less than 6 hours Instagram users were sent into a frenzy Tuesday after actress Jennifer Aniston joined the platform and posted her first photo: a selfie with her "Fri...
22:52, 2019-10-16

Federer - Zverev Mexico City match breaks world attendance record "Broadcaster ESPN claimed a new world record for attendance at a tennis match on Saturday, with more than 42,000 people watching Germany\u0027s Alexa...
11:00, 2019-11-24

Simone Biles wins record 25th medal at world championships with two more golds • 22-year-old eclipses Vitaly Scherbo’s tally of 23 medals• Biles beats China’s Liu Tingting in beam balance finalSimone Biles became the most decora...
18:24, 2019-10-13

21 things you didn't know about Ariana Grande's record-breaking Sweetener World Tour Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Ariana Grande Ariana Grande will wrap up her nine-month Sweetener World Tour in December. The tour has been her biggest ...
00:52, 2019-11-23

Speed climber Aries Susanti Rahayu breaks world record – video Aries Susanti Rahayu has set a new speed climbing world record. The Indonesian beat the previous record holder Yi Ling Song of China in the final, ac...
18:48, 2019-10-21

Watch: Anime-inspired humanoid vehicle captures Guinness World Record A team of developers at a Japanese company captured the Guinness World Record for largest humanoid vehicle when they constructed a 27-foot, 9-inch ta...
20:36, 2019-09-05

Women's World Cup: USWNT blows out Thailand 13-0 -- here's every record Alex Morgan and the Americans set The defending champs made their 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup debut on Tuesday, and it was not close...
23:44, 2019-06-11

Carl Frampton could set Irish world champion record - if he beats Tyler McCreary Frampton takes on McCreary in Las Vegas later this month - and he could fight Jamel Herring for gold Stateside on St Patrick's Day next year...
14:56, 2019-11-19

Record crowd set to give Scotland send-off for Women’s World Cup | Ewan Murray Shelley Kerr’s side face Jamaica at Hampden on Tuesday in a friendly expected to set a record for a women’s game in ScotlandShelley Kerr’s depiction ...
23:56, 2019-05-27

Simone Biles wins fifth world all-around gymnastics title by record margin – as it happened Simone Biles extends six-year unbeaten streak with record goldChina’s Tang wins silver while Russia’s Melnikova takes bronze 6.11pm BST And you can r...
19:52, 2019-10-10

From smashing tiles to driving sheds: the weird world of wacky record breakers For some, setting a world record is an all-consuming passion – and the weirder the better. Meet the people putting the record books into a spinGetti ...
13:28, 2019-09-22

Jürgen Klopp: 'I am probably the world record holder for winning semi-finals' – video Jürgen Klopp has spoken to the media before the Champions League final. Speaking before the game, Klopp was asked about whether he felt he’d had luck...
19:12, 2019-05-31

Brigid Kosgei smashes Paula Radcliffe’s world marathon record by 81 seconds • 25-year-old Kenyan ran 2:14:04 in Chicago• Radcliffe’s record stood for over 16 yearsPaula Radcliffe’s world marathon record, which has stood imper...
17:24, 2019-10-13

Gold medal gymnastics champ Simone Biles breaks world record The female athlete has become the most decorated gymnast in World Championships history with her 24th gold medal on the vault beam. Hailing from Ohio...
16:16, 2019-10-13

Kristof Milak breaks Michael Phelps’ world record in 200m butterfly One year out from the Olympics, the replacement for Michael Phelps may have arrived. Kristof Milak, a 19-year old Hungarian, ran right past Phelps...
21:08, 2019-07-24

Watch: Mariachi dancers break Guinness World Record in Mexican city A festival in a Mexican city broke a Guinness World Record when 882 people danced to mariachi music for five sustained minutes....
19:40, 2019-08-26

American Regan Smith shatters Missy Franklin’s backstroke world record The women’s 200-meter backstroke has a new record-holder. Seventeen-year-old American swimmer Regan Smith broke the record with her 2 minute, 3.35 se...
15:52, 2019-07-26

Simone Biles wins two more golds and sets world championship medal record • Biles takes haul to 25 after wins in beam balance and floor• Britain’s Joe Fraser strikes gold on parallel barsSimone Biles became the most decorat...
21:12, 2019-10-13

Majora's Mask Speedrunners Get World Record Under An Hour By Playing The Ocarina 63 Times As of six days ago, speedrunners have found a way to complete The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask in under an hour. The moody Ocarina of Time sequel i...
01:36, 2019-08-24

Unstoppable Simone Biles wins vault to tie world championships medal record Biles wins 23rd world championships medal to tie all-time markUSA’s Jade Carey wins silver, Britain’s Ellie Downie takes bronzeSimone Biles has won t...
17:48, 2019-10-12

Woman attempts to break hula hoop Guinness World Record with more than 75 hours A Chicago woman may have hula hooped her way to a Guinness World Record. Jenny Doan, 29, is believed to have made history Friday after unofficially s...
23:08, 2019-11-25

Watch: 88 students use contraption to play a single piano, break world record A group of 88 British schoolchildren broke a Guinness World Record when they used a mechanical system to play a single piano simultaneously....
17:28, 2019-08-22

Nurse denied Guinness World Record for not wearing dress at London Marathon Guinness World Records says it's reviewing its nurse's outfit requirements to "ensure they reflect the world we live in today."...
19:00, 2019-05-06

World record number of runners enter ballot for London Marathon 2020 Nearly half a million people have entered the ballot for a place in the 40th London Marathon next year, setting a new world record....
21:48, 2019-05-21

Watch: Guinness World Record broken for largest human maple leaf An Ontario town captured a Guinness World Record when it gathered 3,942 people into the shape of the largest human maple leaf....
19:00, 2019-07-01

Look: Kentucky city breaks Guinness record for world's largest paperball fight Officials in a Kentucky city said they broke a Guinness World Record when 657 people gathered to participate in the world's largest paperball fight....
18:08, 2019-07-05

Honda lawnmower reaches 100mph in 6 seconds for world record, video shows Honda’s supercharged Mean Mower V2 recently broke the Guinness World Record for fastest accelerating lawnmower....
20:08, 2019-06-12

Huge avocado nearly 15 times heavier than usual sets new Guiness World Record A family has grown a mammoth avocado which has won a Guinness World Record for being the world's heaviest....
17:24, 2019-10-12

Watch: T-shirt passing world record set at Idaho company block party Employees at an Idaho company broke a Guinness world record when 10 people managed to pass 10 T-shirts down a line in just under 2 minutes....
20:56, 2019-10-23

Spotify intros Your Daily Podcasts, a daily personalized podcast playlist Spotify is doing with podcasts what it did with music a long time ago: analyze users' habits and provide them with suitable recommendations. Podcasts...
05:28, 2019-11-20

England Lionesses break UK TV viewing record again as 7.6m watch Women's World Cup win vs Norway A record-breaking 7.6 million people tuned in to watch England beat Norway 3-0 last night and march on to the World Cup semi-finals....
12:52, 2019-06-28

Jennifer Aniston's internet-breaking new Instagram account also broke a Guinness World Record Jennifer Aniston, who broke the internet Tuesday when she set up her Instagram account, broke something else: a Guinness World Record.   &#...
19:28, 2019-10-16

Adam Peaty wins 100m breaststroke gold at the World Championships but misses out on new record Adam Peaty missed out on beating his own world record as he successfully defended his 100metre breaststroke world title in Gwangju, South Korea in a ...
18:40, 2019-07-22

Londoner hoping to smash world record for gruelling 289-mile triathlon which only 34 people have ever completed A Londoner is hoping to smash the world record for completing an epic 289-mile triathlon which includes swimming the English Channel....
09:40, 2019-07-28

200-pound Florida python named 'Ginormica' could reach world-record size, zoo official says A 200-pound reticulated python at a Florida zoo already stretches over 20 feet long – but the massive reptile is still slithering toward world-record...
20:08, 2019-07-16

Asher-Smith sets national record to clinch world silver behind Fraser-Pryce "Britain’s Dina Asher-Smith smashed her own national record to take a superb silver medal behind Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce."...
12:08, 2019-09-30

Watch: Idaho scratch-off lottery ticket event breaks Guinness World Record The Idaho Lottery announced it broke a Guinness World Record by gathering a total 479 people to uncover scratch-off tickets at the same time....
18:00, 2019-08-15

Great-grandmother, 97, to join Guinness World Record attempt for longest ever guitar lesson A 97-year-old great-grandmother will join an official London attempt to set a Guinness World Record for completing the longest guitar lesson ever....
12:24, 2019-07-18

Leicestershire Foxes spinner Colin Ackermann breaks world record for best T20 bowling figures Leicestershire Foxes captain Colin Ackermann has set a new world record for the best bowling figures in the history of T20 cricket....
00:52, 2019-08-08

England vs Cameroon World Cup clash sets new record for UK viewers as 6.9m tune in for dramatic Lionesses win England's victory over Cameroon at the World Cup was the UK's most-watched women's football game ever, with a record-breaking 6.9 million viewers tun...
13:20, 2019-06-24

Simone Biles wins record 24th medal at world championships with beam gold • 22-year-old eclipses Vitaly Scherbo’s tally of 23 medals• Biles beats China’s Liu Tingting in beam balance finalSimone Biles clinched a record 24th...
17:04, 2019-10-13

Fears over back injury behind Eoin Morgan's record-breaking six blitz at World Cup Eoin Morgan says he went on his world-record blitz of sixes because he feared quick singles would aggravate his back injury....
12:08, 2019-06-19

Allyson Felix wins record 13th World Athletics Championships gold in Doha American runners win men’s and women’s 4x400m relaysNia Ali’s personal best secures gold in the 100m hurdlesUSA finish top of medal table after three...
00:12, 2019-10-07

CFE'S YEAR-TO-DATE VOLUME IS 50% AHEAD OF LAST YEAR; Average Daily Volume Is Exceeding 2007's Record Pace, July 2008 Volume Down 24% Compared To Year-Ago CHICAGO, August 1, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that 2008 year-to-date trading volume is 50% ahead of the same period ...
16:40, 2019-05-01

Thursday's Daily Brief: World Refugee Day, Middle East peace marred, Epilepsy report, Cities #WithRefugees initiative and Ebola-response funding gap in DR Congo This Thursday, we cover: World Refugee Day, Peace in the Middle East marred by obstacles, UN health agency’s report on epilepsy, UN refugee agency up...
23:52, 2019-06-20

American swimmer Caeleb Dressel shatters Michael Phelps' 100-meter butterfly world record Michael Phelps is down another world record after Caeleb Dressel dominates the 100-meter fly...
19:28, 2019-07-26

Women's World Cup: Brazil beat Italy to reach last-16 as Marta breaks goal record A late penalty from legend Marta saw Brazil a narrow 1-0 win over Italy to secure progress into the last 16 of the Women's World Cup and earned her p...
00:04, 2019-06-19

Deontay Wilder is now 9 wins away from breaking Floyd Mayweather's 50-0 record, and he says the former world champion's team is backing him Photo by AP Photo/John Locher Deontay Wilder is now 9 wins away from breaking Floyd Mayweather's 50-0 record, and he says he has the support of the f...
12:32, 2019-11-25

American swimmer Caeleb Dressel shatters Michael Phelps’ 10-year-old butterfly world record Your browser does not support iframes. GWANGJU, South Korea (NBC SPORTS) – The U.S. swim team, struggling in the first few days of the world ch...
20:32, 2019-07-26

TIME 25 Most Influential People on the Internet: President Donald Trump and World Record Egg included in list President Donald Trump, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex and the World Record Egg have been named as some of TIME Magazine's Most Influential People on...
08:48, 2019-07-17