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Gulf Cup breaks record for goals scored during group stage

Gulf Cup breaks record for goals scored during group stage

The latest edition of the Arabian Gulf Cup held in Doha until December 8 saw a record amount of 39 goals scored during the 12 group stage matches.

Taylor Swift puts rancor aside, smashes all-time American Music Award record

Taylor Swift puts rancor aside, smashes all-time American Music Award record

Taylor Swift took the high road as she won six American Music Awards on Sunday to surpass Michael Jackson's all-time record, avoiding any direct mention of a bitter dispute with her old record company.

Discovery of 20 new moons gives Saturn a solar system record

Discovery of 20 new moons gives Saturn a solar system record

The recent discovery of 20 more new moons orbiting Saturn allowed it to unseat Jupiter as the moon king of the solar system.

'Joker' smashes October record with $93.5 million debut

'Joker' smashes October record with $93.5 million debut

Warner Bros.' ‘Joker’ laughed its way to a new record at the domestic box office.

World War Two veteran breaks own scuba diving record at 96

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, plunging to the depths of the equivalent of a 15-storey building ...

Nearly 900 Mexican performers set world record for folk dance

Nearly 900 Mexican performers set world record for folk dance

Nearly 900 people twirled and stamped their feet to mariachi music in the Mexican city of Guadalajara to set a Guinness record for the world's biggest folk dance.

Facebook to pay record $5 bn US fine over privacy violations; critics call it a bargain

Facebook to pay record $5 bn US fine over privacy violations; critics call it a bargain

Facebook Inc will pay a record-breaking $5 billion fine to resolve a government probe into its privacy practices and the social media giant will restructure its approach to privacy, the US Federal Trade Commission said ...

Saudi on course for record beheadings this year

Saudi on course for record beheadings this year

Saudi Arabia is on course for a record number of beheadings and crucifixions in 2019 if the killings continue at the present rate.

US lottery jackpot breaks record at 1.6bn dollars

US lottery jackpot breaks record at 1.6bn dollars

A US lottery jackpot has become the world's largest-ever lottery prize after nobody claimed the grand prize in Friday's drawing.

Nadal wins record 11th Monte Carlo Masters title

Nadal wins record 11th Monte Carlo Masters title

Rafael Nadal won a record 11th title at the Monte Carlo Masters on Sunday as he defeated Kei Nishikori of Japan 6-3, 6-2 to underscore his resurgence and dominance on clay.

Around the world in 42 days: Frenchman smashes solo sailing record

Around the world in 42 days: Frenchman smashes solo sailing record

Frenchman Francois Gabart smashed the world record for the fastest non-stop solo navigation of the globe on Sunday, completing the mammoth feat in 42 days, 16 hours, 40 minutes and 35 seconds.

85-year-old dies on Everest during world record bid

85-year-old dies on Everest during world record bid

An 85-year-old ex-Gurkha who was attempting to reclaim his title as the world's oldest person to summit Mount Everest died at base camp on Saturday.