Stories tagged: Record setting events
Mon., Oct. 15, 2012, 10:19 a.m.
World matched record for hottest September _ again
WASHINGTON (AP) — Something about September keeps bringing out the record heat in the world. The globe last month matched a record for the hottest September, set in 2005. It …
Mon., Oct. 15, 2012, 4:52 a.m.
Jump from space’s edge provides collective moment
ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Felix Baumgartner stood alone at the edge of space, poised in the open doorway of a capsule suspended above Earth and wondering if he would make …
Sun., Oct. 14, 2012, 3:04 p.m.
Skydiver breaks sound barrier in record jump
ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — In a giant leap from more than 24 miles up, a daredevil skydiver shattered the sound barrier Sunday while making the highest jump ever — a …
Tue., Oct. 9, 2012, 5:50 a.m.
Gas prices set California record
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California has set a state record for gasoline prices — but the hikes may be slowing. The AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report for Tuesday says the …