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Ferris wheel ride world record broken in Chicago

Clinton Shepherd, the park operation’s manager at Chicago’s Navy Pier, gives a thumbs-up on the amusement park’s Ferris wheel Sunday, May 19. (AP Photo/Chicago Sun-Times, Al Podgorski) CHICAGO (AP) — A manager of Chicago’s Navy Pier rode the tourist spot’s Ferris wheel for more than two days — 384 times, up and around — bringing the world record for the longest ride to the birthplace of the amusement park favorite.