Search crews find bridge of sunken El Faro, but data recorder still missing

The black box contains information that can help investigators ‘paint an electronic portrait’ of the cargo ship’s sinking in Hurricane Joaquin. The National Transportation Safety Board on Thursday confirmed that it has located the navigation bridge of the sunken container

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Diver recalls record scuba descent to Edmund Fitzgerald shipwreck

LAKE SUPERIOR — If people want to know what the Edmund Fitzgerald shipwreck looks like, there are numerous drawings, photos and models online that show the ill-fated carrier in its final resting place. Veteran diver Terrence Tysall, however, has seen

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Gordon Lightfoot song immortalized ore carrier sinking

There’s no doubt that Gordon Lightfoot’s 1976 hit song “The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald,” helped keep the story of the doomed American ore carrier alive since it fell apart in Lake Superior during stormy weather on Nov. 10, 1975.

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U.S. Navy Spots Underwater Wreckage Believed To Be From Missing El Faro Cargo Ship

U.S. officials said Saturday they believe they have found the remnants of the 790-foot cargo ship El Faro that went missing in the Bermuda Triangle Oct. 1 as Hurricane Joaquin whipped through the Bahamas. A sonar search conducted by the

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