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German Message in a Bottle From Women on Costa Atlantica Found

German Message in a Bottle Found

I found this message in a bottle in 2015 and have been dying to open it ever since. 1,323 more words

Costa Concordia captain loses final appeal against prison sentence

The captain of the Costa Concordia has lost his final appeal bid.

Francesco Schettino was sentenced to 16 years in prison in 2015 after a court found him guilty of manslaughter, causing a maritime accident and abandoning ship. 63 more words

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Captain of shipwrecked Costa Concordia says he will be a 'ship boy' in prison after losing appeal

ROME — The Italian captain of the Costa Concordia cruise liner that crashed into a reef in 2012 and capsized, killing 32 people, says he will cope with prison life by acting like a “ship boy” after losing his final appeals bid Friday. 422 more words