Santa Maria found? Wreck may be Columbus’ flagship

(Photo: Edward H. Hart / Detroit Publishing Co. via Library of Congress)

An underwater explorer says heaps of wreckage off Haiti’s coast may mark the spot where Christopher Columbus’ flagship, the Santa Maria, sank in 1492.

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From joy to tragedy: Inside the Brazil nightclub where 233 died

(Photo: Felipe Dana / AP)

Shoes, bottles and slices of lime lay scattered around the blackened remains of a dancefloor in Brazil on Monday – signs of how quickly a Saturday night student party turned into one of the world’s worst nightclub fires.

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