Russian balloonist sets world record for circumnavigation

Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov has landed safely in a field on a private property in West Australia after setting a world record for circumnavigating the world solo in a hot air balloon.

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British jousters want medieval 'martial art' made Olympic sport 22 Jul 2016

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FBI repatriates recovered 1,000-year-old Mayan artifacts to Guatemala 23 Jul 2016

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Making small changes to your gait can help you move more efficiently and even avoid injuries.

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Among the delegates on the floor of the Republican National Convention.