From deep in Atlantic, Titanic relics sail to auction

The Titanic may be under 2.5 miles of water, but wreckage from the doomed ship could fetch close to $220 million at an auction this year. Premier Exhibitions Inc. proposed the sale in a May 18 filing in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Jacksonville, Fla. The Atlanta-based company and its RMS Titanic Inc. unit filed for Chapter 11 protection in June, amid a fight over artifacts it recovered from the vessel with the help of the French government. More than 1,500 people died after the Titanic, the biggest ...

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