Cargo Ship Sinks

Shipwreck of SS Central America Yields More Gold

Newsweek | Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:20:50 -0700

Estimates for the total gold cargo range between three and 21 tons of gold. goldcoins One of the piles of gold coins, lying on the surface, outside the SS Central America shipwreck hull. All Images Courtesy of Recovery Limited Partnership. The ship's ...


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An Artist Is Rebuked for Casting South Korea's Leader in an Unflattering Light

New York Times | Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:03:45 -0700

GWANGJU, South Korea — After 250 South Korean high school students died in the sinking of the Sewol ferry in April, the artist Hong Sung-dam lashed out at a political and business elite he considers responsible for the disaster, doing so in the way he ...

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London's Imperial War Museum revisits horrors of World War I

Boston Globe | Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:07:30 -0700

At center stage are three large ship models, including the HMS Hercules, one of the fearsome dreadnought battleships. Next, screaming shells and shattering blasts announce “Shock” at “the murder of troops by machines. ... The galleries feature ...

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Coast Guard assists 8 aboard sinking boat off Virginia coast | Sat, 30 Aug 2014 13:10:00 -0700

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard assisted eight people Saturday aboard a recreational fishing boat that was taking on water approximately 45 miles east of Cape Henry. Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads watchstanders received a call from the ...

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