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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 …

Brazil Air Travel Demand Triples Since 2002

BRASILIA, Brazil — Demand for flights in Brazil has nearly tripled in the past decade, authorities said Wednesday. That is straining a system that is under pressure to prepare for the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics. Brazil’s civil aviation agency said demand for air travel rose 194 percent in …