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WATCH: Stephen Curry breaks NBA record with 13 triples in a game

Nov 08, 2016 - 2:15 PM

Curry sets the new record just 3 days after he snapped another record of his a 157 game streak with at least one 3 pointer made when he went 0 for 10 in a loss to the Lakers

NEW RECORD. Stephen Curry breaks the NBA record for most 3-pointers in a game after dropping 13 triples against the New Orleans Pelicans. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

New world record: Most number of paragliders in sky at one time

Oct 17, 2016 - 3:37 PM

Paragliders don t have engines but are still capable of flying over hundreds of kilometers for many hours although shorter flights are more common Would you ever go paragliding?

NEW RECORD. Paragliders sail through the sky during a record breaking attempt, involving more than 100 paragliders in Gunung Payung, Jimbaran on Indonesia's resort island of Bali. AFP/Sonny Tumbelaka

WATCH: All of Klay Thompson's 11 record-breaking 3-pointers

May 29, 2016 - 2:53 PM

Watch Klay Thompson light it up from deep in Game 6 as the Golden State Warriors stay alive against the Oklahoma City Thunder

RECORD-BREAKER. Klay Thompson (C) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket in the second half of Game 6 between the Golden State Warriors and the Oklahoma City Thunder. Photo by LARRY W. SMITH/EPA

8 records fall at Palaro 2016

Apr 18, 2016 - 5:21 PM

Reigning 12 peat overall champion National Capital Region accounts for the two new records in swimming as well as one in athletics

NEW RECORDS. (From L-R) Mia Meagey Niñura (3000-m), Cherry Mae Banatao (high jump), and Jerick Mendoza (javelin throw) are some of the record breakers at Palaro 2016. Photos by Roy Secretario/Rappler

1 record broken, 1 nullified at close of PH Open trackfest

Apr 10, 2016 - 12:41 AM

Pole vaulter Ernest John Obiena sets a new national record but the Philippine Air Force squad s record breaker is nullified

NEW RECORD. Pole vaulter Ernest John Obiena, seen here during the 27TH Southeast Asian Games, sets a new national record in winning his event by clearing 5.50 meters on his first try during the National Open Invitational athletic championships. Photo from

Palarong Pambansa results highlights: Day 6

May 12, 2012 - 12:20 AM

On Day 6 regions that will be competing for gold were determined while other sports wrapped up and posted overall standings

Palarong Pambansa results highlights: Day 5

May 10, 2012 - 10:34 PM

On Day 5 more teams get eliminated and a chosen few advance to the semifinals of various sports

Swimming: NCR sets another record, dominates

May 10, 2012 - 10:01 PM

The Big City swimmers smashed their own record clocking in at 1:55 26 in the 4x50 meter freestyle team relay in the secondary girls division

Palarong Pambansa results highlights: Day 4

May 09, 2012 - 9:23 PM

On Day 4 4 records broken in three different sports: archery swimming and athletics

New records in swimming, archery, athletics on Day 4

May 09, 2012 - 7:40 PM

Karl Kristian Mari breaks a third archery record while Jose Marie Sebastian Arcilla posts a new elementary boys swim record for the 200m individual medley

Central Visayas breaks 2 archery records

May 09, 2012 - 12:13 PM

Central Visayas Karl Kristian Mari breaks 2 records in archery despite lack of practice

Cordero breaks 2 records, NCR makes big splash

May 08, 2012 - 7:23 PM

Delia Cordero returned from a one year absence from the Palarong Pambansa and did the unthinkable: break two records in her first two competitions back in the fold

ERRATUM: No records set during swim prelims on day 1 of #Palaro2012

May 08, 2012 - 5:33 PM

Mimaropa breaks 2 Palarong Pambansa swim records the morning of swimming Day 1

Johnny Depp, Natalie Portman star in McCartney video

Apr 14, 2012 - 8:25 PM

Paul McCartney directs Depp and Portman in music videos