A Rhode Island man took 1st prize at a giant pumpkin contest with his 2,261.5-pound pumpkin, smashing his son’s record in the process!
Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov has launched his hot air balloon from Western Australia in a bid to break the record for non-stop flight around the world
Marc Newson’s Lockheed Lounge has sold at a London auction for $US3.7m, breaking the record for the price paid for a piece by a living designer.
With a combined age of 195, George Kirby and Doreen Luckie will become Britain’s oldest newlyweds when they marry later this summer.
The Mayor of Boston has told residents to stop the ‘nonsense’ of jumping out of windows onto banks of snow below and uploading the videos under the hashtag #BostonBlizzardChallenge.
An unprecedented snow season has caused 6 feet of snow to fall on Boston in the last month, with permission now granted to dump snow in the Boston Harbor!
• Nicki Minaj’s music video for ‘Anaconda’ got 19.6 million views in 24 hours, eclipsing the 19.3 million record held by Miley Cyrus for ‘Wrecking Ball’.