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Nightfall settles on the Fremont East district of downtown Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

550 try for record speed dating event in Las Vegas

Officials at a downtown Las¬†Vegas casino say about 550 singles took part in an attempt Friday night to hold the world’s largest speed-dating event. While that’s more than the 484-person record listed by Guinness World […]

02/15/2014

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VIDEO: Surfer rides 100 ft. wave; breaks own record

Surfer Garrett McNamara broke another world record by surfing a 100-foot wave in Portugal. In 2011, McNamara surfed a 78-foot wave setting the world record. WATCH a clip here.

01/29/2013

Ashton Eaton wins Olympic decathlon gold for US

(AP) – Ashton Eaton won the Olympic decathlon gold medal by 198 points on Thursday night. Eaton set the decathlon world record at the U.S. trials in June and backed it up with an Olympic […]

08/09/2012

Soni sets another world record to win 200 breast

(AP) – Rebecca Soni of the United States set another world record to defend her 200-meter breaststroke title at the London Olympics on Thursday. Soni clocked 2 minutes, 19.59 seconds to improve on her own […]

08/02/2012

World record jackpot

The jackpot for Friday’s Mega-Millions drawing now stands at half-a-billion dollars and is expected to keep growing. Catherine Doyle Johnston is a spokesperson for California lottery, and she spoke with KFWB’s Maggie McKay and Michael […]

03/29/2012

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