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Sep 10, 2015 08:37 AM ET
Claims that a mysterious lost Nazi train has been found have created a bit of a treasure-hunting circus in Poland, prompting concerns about safety and questions about who's entitled to what from the train, assuming it exists.
Aug 31, 2015 10:23 AM ET // AFP
Two anonymous fortune hunters claim to have pinpointed the Nazi-era loot, but a Polish official says there's no proof it exists.
Jun 30, 2015 07:58 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A state park allows anyone to search for diamonds, and sometimes diggers make a pricey find. Continue reading →
May 21, 2015 02:15 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Historians and residents fear the ruins of Palmyra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, are at risk as ISIS appears to take control of the Syrian city.
May 16, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Archaeologists have identified a Caribbean ship that sank in 1681, at the mouth of Panama's Chagres River.
May 16, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Underwater archaeologists have solved the mystery of a sword-filled shipwreck found more than three years ago buried in the sand off the coast of Panama. Continue reading →
May 8, 2015 08:45 AM ET // AFP
Marine archaeologist Barry Clifford says he has discovered silver treasure from the infamous 17th-century Scottish pirate William Kidd.
May 5, 2015 02:15 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The newly found wreck had carried 10,000 gold coins and massive gold jewelry — a treasure estimated to be worth more than $150 million today.
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