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Greek experts say they find Med’s deepest wrecks

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s culture ministry says two Roman-era shipwrecks found in deep waters off the country’s western coast disprove the accepted theory that ancient shipmasters stuck to coastal routes rather than risking the open sea. A ministry statement says the two 2nd century AD wrecks were discovered earlier …

US company sends Italian statues home

ROME (AP) — Officials say two Roman statues that were smuggled from Italy and purchased at a New York gallery in 1984 are being returned home. The announcement was made Wednesday by the Italian government and Humana Inc., a health insurance company based in Louisville, Kentucky, that bought the statues …