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Sports Aymeric Laporte joins Manchester City: Club break record

Manchester City have broken their club transfer record by splashing out £57million on Athletic Bilbao centre back Aymeric Laporte.  More

Sports Barcelona match record for longest unbeaten run to start La Liga campaign

Barcelona have matched a club record for the longest unbeaten stretch to start a La Liga campaign, equalling the 21-match run achieved under Pep Guardiola during the 2009-10 season. A first-half... More

US & Canada Wingsuit pilot spends SIX HOURS airborne setting record

This is the moment a thrill-seeking adrenaline junkie set a world record for managing to pilot his wingsuit for more than six and a half hours. More

Business 2017 was 'safest year' on record for commercial passenger flights

Airlines recorded zero accident deaths in commercial passenger jets last year, according to a Dutch consulting firm and an aviation safety group that tracks crashes, making 2017 the safest year on... More

Asia Last three years were hottest on record, says UN weather agency

Last year was the second or third warmest on record behind 2016, and the hottest without an extra dose of heat caused by an El Niño event in the Pacific Ocean, the United Nations said on Thursday. More

France Paris on alert after river Seine flood nears record levels

The relentless rain over Paris, which caused the river Seine to burst its banks, has turned transport into a nightmare for tourists and commuters alike, halting train and boat services.... More

US & Canada The Latest: Cops look at phone records in car wash shooting

The Latest on the deadly shooting at a Pennsylvania car wash (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Police are focusing on phone records to try to piece together how a group of friends wound up at a... More

US & Canada The Latest: Cops look at phone records in car wash shooting

The Latest on the deadly shooting at a Pennsylvania car wash (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Police are focusing on phone records to try to piece together how a group of friends wound up at a... More

Business Investors raked in record dividends last year

Rebounding miners, a favourably weak pound and a good crop of one-off special dividends sent total payouts up 10.5% to £94.4billion. More

Sports Neymar tells why Cavani did not take record Dijon penalty

Neymar insists that penalty-taking duties are decided by manager Unai Emery PSG were 7-0 up against Dijon recently when Neymar stepped up for a penalty Fans booed the Samba star as Edinson... More

Sports Barcelona have such a long record not conceding a penalty everyone think it’s a conspiracy

Referees have admitted that it’s hard to give penalties to the home team in massive stadiums but Barcelona seem to be living blessed existence right now. Never concede a penalty, get a new... More

Entertainment & Arts It's confusing, yes, but there is a difference between song, record and album of of the year

You know your Kendrick Lamar from our Migos, your "Despacito" from your "That's What I Like." More

Sports Federer wins Australian Open and record 20th major

Roger Federer beat Marin Cilic in five sets in the Australian Open final Sunday to become the first man to win 20 grand slam titles. More

Sports Federer wins Australian Open and record 20th major

Roger Federer beat Marin Cilic in five sets in the Australian Open final Sunday to become the first man to win 20 grand slam titles. More

Europe Jews leave France in record numbers

New data from Israel shows that a record number of French Jews have left France in the twelve months since the Charlie Hebdo attacks. More

Latin America Mexico reports highest murder rate on record

Soaring levels of drug-related violence made 2017 Mexico's most murderous year on record, according to government statistics released Sunday. More

Sports Barcelona match record for longest unbeaten run to start La Liga campaign

Barcelona have matched a club record for the longest unbeaten stretch to start a La Liga campaign, equalling the 21-match run achieved under Pep Guardiola during the 2009-10 season. A first-half... More

Sports Barcelona match record for longest unbeaten run to start La Liga campaign

Barcelona have matched a club record for the longest unbeaten stretch to start a La Liga campaign, equalling the 21-match run achieved under Pep Guardiola during the 2009-10 season. A first-half... More