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2011-08-06 05:40:00

Archaeologists say they have discovered a ship wreck at the bottom of the Chagres River in Panama believed to be part of Captain Henry Morgan's lost fleet.

2011-07-29 12:56:00

TAMPA, Fla., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The NFL is getting back on track, but after the 132-day long lockout, are the players ready to hit the field? Coastal Orthopedics' Sports Medicine Specialist, Daniel S.

2011-05-27 10:05:18

A 13 ft long anchor found recently off the coast of North Carolina believed to be from the flagship of infamous pirate Blackbeard is going to be raised for the first time in almost 300 years.

2011-03-01 14:10:00

Archaeologists said that the cannons recovered from a river in Panama could have belonged to the legendary pirate Henry Morgan.

2011-01-18 08:41:00

BEAUFORT, N.C., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Archaeologists recently discovered what is believed to be the sword of a famous pirate, off the shore of North Carolina's Coast.

2009-04-27 13:11:00

TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steele Point Estate, the Caribbean's Ultimate destination is pleased to announce its newest villa, Blackbeard's Hideaway is open and available for immediate rental. Blackbeard's Hideaway features fabulous ocean views, cool tradewind breezes, beautifully manicured gardens and lush vegetation all around for optimal seclusion.

2009-04-17 14:04:00

World's Leading Authority on Piracy Offers Insight NEW YORK, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The capture and rescue of Maersk Alabama's Captain Richard Phillips and the continued brazen hijacking spree by Somali pirates has riveted the world.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.