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Drake smashes streaming record with new album, 'Scorpion'

Jul 1, 2018

Drake smashes streaming record with new album, 'Scorpion'

Drake's new album, "Scorpion," has smashed streaming recordsm, with Apple Music and Spotify both reporting unprecedented listenership in its first day. Apple Music said on Instagram that the Canadian hip-hop superstar's fifth studio album was streamed 170 million times in the 24 hours since its ...

Vintage 1774 French wine sells for record €103,700

May 27, 2018

Vintage 1774 French wine sells for record €103,700

A bottle of Jura wine dating back to 1774 sold Saturday for a record €103,700 ($120,800) at auction in eastern France, while two others of the same vintage also touched new highs. "I didn't think that these bottles would sell for so much. The last ...

Last three years hottest on record: U.N.

/ Mar 22, 2018

Last three years hottest on record: U.N.

The past three years were the hottest on record and heat waves in Australia, freak Arctic warmth and water shortages in Cape Town are extending harmful weather extremes in 2018, the United Nations said on Thursday. Atlantic hurricanes and monsoon floods in India contributed to ...