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1520: The Discovery of the Magellan Straits  
Ferdinand Magellan had always been a dreamer. He would gaze at the stars, imagining himself travelling across oceans and discovering new horizons.

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21.10.2016 Packed passenger train overturns in Cameroon
A Cameroon train has derailed on a busy route killing at least 53 and injuring over 300 people. The train was headed to the country's commercial city of Douala from the capital Yaoundé.
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What is the name of the British commander who destroyed the French and Spanish fleets at Cape Trafalgar?
  The Duke of Wellington
  Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson
  Sir Francis Drake