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Costa Concordia cruise ship towed towards Genoa where it will be dismantled

The Costa Concordia approached the northwestern Italian port of Genoa on Sunday, four days after leaving the island of Giglio. The cruise liner, which capsized ...
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Shipment of Mob drugs was hidden aboard the Costa Concordia on its doomed final voyage

Shipment of Mob drugs was hidden aboard the Costa Concordia on its doomed final voyage | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
The doomed Costa Concordia was carrying a huge shipment of Mafia-owned cocaine when it set off on its final voyage, investigators have said.
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Costa faces new PR battle in Italy after verdict - U.S. News & World Report

Costa faces new PR battle in Italy after verdict - U.S. News & World Report | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
MILAN (AP) — The CEO of Costa Crociere is facing a public relations battle over the company's future in Italy after former captain Francesco Schettino was handed a 16-year sentence for the deaths of 32 people in the 2012 shipwreck of the Costa...
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Costa Concordia Captain awaits verdict that could put him in jail for 26 years

Costa Concordia Captain awaits verdict that could put him in jail for 26 years | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
Three years and one month after he crashed the Costa Concordia on to rocks off the Tuscan coast with the loss of 32 lives, former captain Francesco Schettino will learn this week if he is to spend most of his remaining years in prison.
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Costa Concordia Begins Its Final Voyage - Photo Journal - WSJ

Costa Concordia Begins Its Final Voyage - Photo Journal - WSJ | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
The Costa Concordia cruise liner began its final voyage Wednesday, slowly being towed away from the tiny Italian island where it capsized more than two years ago.
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Costa Concordia survivors tell court for first time of chaos night of crash - Telegraph.co.uk

Costa Concordia survivors tell court for first time of chaos night of crash - Telegraph.co.uk | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Costa Concordia survivors tell court for first time of chaos night of crash Telegraph.co.uk Survivors of the Costa Concordia shipwreck have given evidence for the first time in the trial of Capt Francesco Schettino, telling a court...
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Costa Concordia captain boards stricken ship

Costa Concordia captain boards stricken ship | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
The captain of the Costa Concordia went back on board for the first time since the ship crashed off Italy's Giglio island in 2012, killing 32 people.
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Light sentences to Costa Concordia staff members will be appealed - UPI.com

Light sentences to Costa Concordia staff members will be appealed - UPI.com | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
Light sentences to Costa Concordia staff members will be appealed
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ROME, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Light jail sentences given in a plea bargain to five Costa Condordia staff members will be appealed in Italy's Supreme Court, prosecutors said Monday.
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Huge salvage vessel may help lift Costa Concordia wreck - BBC News

Huge salvage vessel may help lift Costa Concordia wreck - BBC News | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
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Huge salvage vessel may help lift Costa Concordia wreck
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The wreck of the Costa Concordia cruise ship could be loaded aboard a colossal salvage vessel after a deal was struck with a Dutch company.
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Remains found at Costa Concordia wreck

Remains found at Costa Concordia wreck | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
Italian officials overseeing the search for bodies around the wreck of the Costa Concordia say unidentified remains have been found.
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Costa Concordia Trial: Victims' Lawyers Want Answers On Italian Shipwreck - Huffington Post

Costa Concordia Trial: Victims' Lawyers Want Answers On Italian Shipwreck - Huffington Post | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
Costa Concordia Trial: Victims' Lawyers Want Answers On Italian Shipwreck Huffington Post GROSSETO, Italy — The Italian captain whose cruise ship wrecked off the Tuscan coast is getting some support during his trial from an unexpected corner:...
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Costa Concordia emerges from the sea as dawn finally reveals damage from tragic capsize

Costa Concordia emerges from the sea as dawn finally reveals damage from tragic capsize | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
Engineers declared success today as the Costa Concordia liner was pulled completely upright during a complicated, 19-hour operation to wrench it from its side where it capsized last year off Tuscany, an unprecedented feat that sets the stage for it...
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Costa Concordia to be brought upright in September

Costa Concordia to be brought upright in September | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
Grounded ship Costa Concordia is expected to be raised into an upright position in September.
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Captain Schettino visits wreck of Costa Concordia, comments

The disgraced former captain of a luxury cruise liner that capsized off an Italian island went back on board on Thursday for the first time since the 2012 shipwreck ...
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New ship, new era at Costa Cruises - USA TODAY

New ship, new era at Costa Cruises - USA TODAY | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
ABOARD THE COSTA DIADEMA -- It's been a tough few years for Costa Cruises, the storied Italian line that has its roots in the 1800s.
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Costa captain gets 16-year sentence

Costa captain gets 16-year sentence | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
Costa Concordia captain Francesco Schettino is jailed for 16 years for the manslaughter of 32 people who died when the cruise ship sank in 2012.
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Costa Concordia wreck leaves Giglio on final voyage

Italy's freshly refloated Costa Concordia cruise ship was manoeuvred into position on Wednesday ahead of its final journey to a scrapyard in northern Italy. Duration: 00:49.
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The Costa Concordia: Two-and-a-half years on - The Commentator

The Costa Concordia: Two-and-a-half years on - The Commentator | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
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The Costa Concordia: Two-and-a-half years on
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It is two and a half years since the Costa Concordia, a cruise ship, came to grief on the island of Giglio, off southern Tuscany, in calm seas.
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Costa Concordia: Teesside could miss out on scrappage work due to political pressure

Costa Concordia: Teesside could miss out on scrappage work due to political pressure | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
Able UK bosses say work to could go to Italy due to 'political pressure' for the job to be carried out in the stricken cruise liner’s home country
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'Concordia salvage could damage tourism'

'Concordia salvage could damage tourism' | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
The mayor of Giglio, the island off Tuscany where the Costa Concordia capsized in 2012, killing 32 people, has called for the removal of the wreck to be postpon
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[Parbuckling Update] Costa Concordia Stable, 'Winterization' Ongoing - The Maritime Executive

[Parbuckling Update] Costa Concordia Stable, 'Winterization' Ongoing - The Maritime Executive | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
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[Parbuckling Update] Costa Concordia Stable, 'Winterization' Ongoing
The Maritime Executive
The Concordia is stable.
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Costa Concordia Divers Find More Remains

Costa Concordia Divers Find More Remains | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
The latest discovery comes a week after divers recovered remains which had been in the sea for 20 months.
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Search Begins for Costa Concordia's Missing Bodies - Discovery News

Search Begins for Costa Concordia's Missing Bodies - Discovery News | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
Search Begins for Costa Concordia's Missing Bodies Discovery News The search for two lost victims of the Costa Concordia cruise ship disaster began on Tuesday off the Tuscan island of Giglio, as divers scoured the area between the recently righted...
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Costa Concordia captain blames crew

Costa Concordia captain blames crew | Costa Concordia | Scoop.it
The captain of the Costa Concordia blames his Indonesian helmsman for the accident which caused the ship to sink off the coast of Italy last year.
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Reuters TV | Engineers gear up to right the wreck of Costa Concordia

Sept. 6 - A salvage team tasked with removing the wreck of the Costa Concordia from its resting place along the coast of Giglio, Italy, are preparing to rotate the ship into an upright position after more than a year of preparation.
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