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Chicago Sets Tourism Record
You would think with Chicago's crime problems, featured prominently in news stories around the world, tourists would be staying away in droves. You would also be wrong, as it turns out.
Check Out This Record-Setting Roller Coaster
As I have pointed out previously in this space, I have a problem with heights. Always have had, always will, I'm afraid. I don't have a problem with speed, or twists and turns, but if we're going to go higher than about 10 feet, you'll have to count me out...
Queen Elizabeth’s Reign is a New Record
As of 5:30pm (GMT), Queen Elizabeth II becomes Britain's longest ruling monarch, taking over the title from her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria, who, according to a release from Buckingham Palace, reigned for precisely 23,226 days, 16 hours, and 23 minutes...
Visitor Spending in Rockford Sets a Record!
Visitors to Winnebago county have set a record. In particular, a spending record. How does a $340 million injection into the local economy sound? Thanks to a 6.3% increase over the year before, we have enjoyed the highest percentage increase in tourism of all the state's major metro areas...
3 Hour Canadian Tornado Might be World’s Longest
(Warning, some language is NSFW)
You might be looking at a record-setting tornado. The huge tornado that ripped through Manitoba on Monday was on the ground for almost 3 hours, and miraculously, no one was killed.
From USA Today:
The longest tornado recorded is the infamous Tri-State tor…

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