Italy Ends Shipwreck Search

    Image #: 16737239    Scuba divers inspect the Costa Concordia cruise ship which ran aground off the west coast of Italy at Giglio island in this still image taken from video shot by Italian firefighters, January 30, 2012. Search operations at the Costa Concordia resumed on Monday after being suspended for a day due to weather conditions and some movement of the capsized cruise ship.    REUTERS/Vigili del Fuoco/Handout (ITALY - Tags: DISASTER TRANSPORT)     REUTERS/Vigili del Fuoco /LANDOV

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    The search for the missing aboard the wrecked Costa Concordia has come to an end, Italian officials said Tuesday. Italy’s Civil Protection Agency said the rescue had become too dangerous for the divers. In a statement, the agency said the relatives of the 16 people still missing have been informed of the decision. Seventeen bodies have been recovered since the ship ran aground on Jan. 13.

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