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Plan to retrieve Titanic radio spurs debate on human remains

People have been diving to the Titanic's wreck for 35 years. No one has found human remains, according to the company that owns the salvage rights.

Titanic survivor’s light-up cane to be sold at auction

A Titanic survivor's walking stick, with an electric light she used to signal for help from a lifeboat, is one of thousands of maritime items that will be up for auction in Rhode Island.

PHOTOS: Titanic II to set sail in 2022

A replica of the Titanic is set to embark on its maiden voyage in 2022.

Titanic director Cameron backs bid for 5,500 items from ship

Filmmaker James Cameron and Titanic discoverer Robert Ballard are backing a bid by a group of British museums to acquire a collection of 5,500 artifacts from the sunken vessel.

Costumes from the movie ‘Titanic’ on display at Biltmore Estate

If you are a fan of the hit-movie Titanic, you will love an exhibit at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville. It's called "Glamour on Board: Fashion from Titanic the Movie."

Unsent letter from Titanic passenger sets auction record

The selling price for the document, believed to be one of the last letters written before the ocean liner hit an iceberg and sank in the Atlantic, surpassed expectations.

Family of Titanic survivor tells story at Museum of Coastal Carolina

A family member of a Titanic survivor will share the story of his encounters during a special event at the Museum of Coastal Carolina.

‘Apollo 13’ and ‘Titanic’ actor Bill Paxton dies at 61

Bill Paxton, an actor who had memorable roles in "Apollo 13", "Titanic" and "Twister" has died from complications due to surgery. He was 61.

Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition coming to North Carolina

Titanic, the ship of dreams, still fascinates anyone who has heard the tragic tale, even 100 years after an iceberg sent the now-legendary ship to the bottom of the icy North Atlantic. Starting September 29, visitors to the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences can follow that fateful voyage, take on the identity of a passenger, touch an iceberg and see more than 200 artifacts recovered from the broken ship's debris field two-and-a-half miles beneath the surface.

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Jerry Jeff Walker, Texas singer and songwriter, dies at 78

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