Latest News Wires Costa Concordia refloating complete, heading soon to scrap heap

Over two years after hitting a reef off the coast of Italy, salvage teams have the ship, while still underwater in some areas, righted.

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The wreck of the luxury liner Costa Concordia was re-floated on Monday and will soon be towed away and broken up for scrap, more than two years after it capsized off the Italian coast, killing 32 people.