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PHOTOS: How Newspapers Covered Titanic Sinking In 1912

Posted 04.15.2012 | Media

The morning after Titanic sank on April 15, 1912, news of the ship's fate appeared on the front page of newspapers around the world. The story, so...

Titanic 100 Year Anniversary: How 20th Century American Folk Singers Sold The Sinking Ship

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 06.13.2012 | Home
Stephen D. Winick

A hundred years ago when the Titanic sank, people didn't have TV or radio to bring the news into their homes. If you wanted the day's top stories delivered with the immediacy of a human voice, you did what your ancestors had done for centuries: you sought out your local minstrel.

PHOTOS: Relive The Titanic

Posted 04.16.2012 | World

Wish you'd lived in 1912? For 12 days, the passengers of the MS Balmoral Titanic may feel like they do. To commemorate the anniversary of the sink...

Robin Gibb Too Ill To Attend His Titanic Concert

AP | Posted 06.10.2012 | DC

LONDON -- Bee Gees star Robin Gibb was too ill to attend the London premiere of "The Titanic Requiem," his first classical work, his son said Tuesday....

Titanic Now Qualifies For UNESCO Protection

AP | Posted 06.05.2012 | Home

PARIS — The remains of the Titanic, under water for almost a century, are to fall under United Nations protection. UNESCO, the U.N. cultural an...

The Titanic Launched Our Fascination With Disasters

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 04.01.2012 | Home

-- Epic disasters – the anguished cries, the stories of heroism – are the central narratives of our age, both enthralling and horrifying....