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Cannonball highlights how close Napoleon came to victory at Waterloo

17 Jul 2019

WATERLOO, Belgium A cannonball discovered this week by archaeologists provides a further indication of how close Napoleon Bonaparte came to winning the Battle of Waterloo in 1815.

The longest toilet break? Belgian sits for five days in bid for record

12 Jul 2019

OSTEND, Belgium A Belgian man sat on a toilet for nearly five days this week in a bid to set a world record.

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