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Group Seeks To Set World Record For Vow Renewals

Organizers in Schaumburg are looking for married couples who’d like to renew their marriage vows and set a new world record at the same time.


Clinton Shepherd prepares to embark on a two-day Ferris wheel ride. (Lisa Fielding)

Navy Pier Employee Taking A Two-Day Ferris Wheel Ride

Clinton Shepherd hopes to get into the Guinness World Records book by riding the Ferris Wheel for two days. WBBM Newsradio’s Lisa Fielding reports.



Highwood Aims For Pumpkin Carving Record

Can Highwood carve more than 30,919 pumpkins?


U.S. swimmer Dana Vollmer celebrates after breaking the world record in the women's 100m butterfly final swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 29, 2012 in London. (Photo credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)

Vollmer Sets 2nd World Record Of London Games

Dana Vollmer won a gold medal at the Olympics and set a world record, too. Not bad for someone who didn’t even qualify four years ago.


Shedd Aquarium

Shedd Aquarium Goes For World Record With Earth Day Picnic

It’s a little cold to have a picnic, but that’s exactly what people are doing outside the Shedd Aquarium on this Earth Day.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2012

Toddler In Diaper

4-Month-Old Beverly Boy Helps Set Cloth Diapering Record

A 4-month-old boy from the Beverly neighborhood helped set an unusual world record over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2011