GUinness World Records

Indian youth wave the national flag at the India-Pakistan Wagah border post on Saturday, August 15, 2015. (Credit: NARINDER NANU/AFP/Getty Images)

India Day Parade Heads Down Madison Avenue; Organizers Hope To Set Records

The New York City India Day Parade stepped off Sunday with a Scottish-style bagpipe band in kilts — flying an Indian flag.


Thunder Law (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

MUST-WATCH: Harlem Globetrotter Sets World Record With Incredible Backwards Shot

Why be satisfied with one world record when you can have two?


The Harlem Globetrotters perform during a media session in May 2013.  (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

WATCH: Harlem Globetrotter Sets Record For Longest Basketball Shot

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — We have a new world record for longest basketball shot, courtesy Corey “Thunder” Law of the Harlem Globetrotters. Law drained an attempt 109 feet, 9 inches from the basket at at […]


The world record for Largest Keyboard Ensemble is broken in Greenwich Village - June 21, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Record Set In Greenwich Village For Largest Keyboard Ensemble

A total of 175 people, both professional and amateur, tickled the electronic ivories


Derek Jeter with Bernando LaPallo (credit: Twitter/@Yankees)

Oldest Yankees Fan? Bernando LaPallo Says He’s 111, But Has No Proof Of Age

A consultant with Guinness World Records who specializes in validating the ages of older people said public records show LaPallo was born in 1910, not on Aug. 17, 1901.


The frame under construction for Ed Jarrett's sand castle in Point Pleasant, N.J. (credit: Ed Jarrett)

Stories From Main Street: Building A Record-Setting Sand Castle In Point Pleasant

Just about every kid has dreamed of it, but Ed Jarrett from Maine is doing it. He’s the king of the castle, the sand castle, that is.


Four-year-old, George Linares-Martinez, continues to blow bubbles Friday, April 15, 2011, in Ventnor, N.J., as a group of children and adults were trying to break the world record for the most people simultaneously blowing bubbles in multiple locations. (credit: Mel Evans/AP)

NJ Mom Leads Second Attempt At Bubble Blowing Record

The mother of an autistic child in New Jersey is trying to break the world record for most people simultaneously blowing bubbles in multiple locations.


Cupcakes on display at the Magnolia Bakery. (Photo/Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

World’s Biggest Bake Sale Coming To Grand Central Terminal

More than thirty vendors are hitting Grand Central Terminal today for a bake sale so big, officials from the Guinness World Records have been invited.


The 502 pound pumpkin is attracting a lot of attention and a fair number of skeptics in the Kensington section of Brooklyn.

502 Pound Pumpkin Draws Crowds In Brooklyn

Even Charlie Brown would have to admit that this is one great pumpkin.