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Book containing treasure-hunt clues sells out

Overwhelming demand for a book offering clues to a hidden treasure chest worth millions has taken over a New Mexico store. The book, “Thrill of the Chase,” is the autobiography by Forrest Fenn, who first described his treasure last month on TODAY.


Shipwreck found full of bottles, guns and plates

A newly discovered shipwreck in the Gulf of Mexico may have originally gone down 200 years ago. The ship is full of glass bottles, ceramic plates and boxes of muskets. The shipwreck was discovered 200 miles (321 kilometers) off the Gulf Coast in more than 4,000 feet (1,219 meters) of water by a Gulf of Mexico mission led by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The wooden hull of the ship has nearly disintegrated, but a greenish copper shell that once protected the ship's wood remains behind.


Treasure Hunter Says He Has Located Bin Laden's Body...

Osama Bin Laden Body

That smiling guy is Bill Warren, the Californian treasure hunter who claimed he was searching for Osama Bin Laden's dead body back in June 2011. He didn't find him then, but now he claims he has located the cadaver.


Spain wants US company to hand over treasure

Spain Treasure

The Spanish government is asking a judge to force Florida deep-sea explorers to hand over the last of the treasure they recovered from a 200-year-old shipwreck.


Planes laden with shipwreck treasure land in Spain


Two military planes laden with 17 tons of silver and gold coins scooped up from a Spanish warship that sank during a 1804 gunbattle landed in Spain on Saturday, ending a 200-year odyssey that took the treasure from an ocean floor to Florida courtrooms.


$18 million treasure found in Atlantic

$18 million treasure found in Atlantic

Sea explorers announced Monday the discovery of a new sunken treasure that they plan to retrieve from the bottom of the North Atlantic.


$230M in silver found in WW2 shipwreck off Ireland

$230M in silver found in WW2 shipwreck off Ireland

U.S. treasure hunters have found a 1941 shipwreck containing an estimated $230 million in silver, the largest cache of precious-metal booty ever, ...


Divers Set Sights on Sunken WWII Ship Laden With Silver

The S.S. Gairsoppa, a British merchant vessel heading to England from India, went down in the Atlantic after it was hit by a Nazi torpedo in 1941.


India temple treasure finder dies

India temple treasure finder dies

The man whose legal battle led to the recent discovery of treasure worth up to $20bn (12bn) at an Indian temple dies at the age of 70.


Value of Indian temple treasure rises to $20 billion

Value of Indian temple treasure rises to $20 billion

Government officials are opening up two more vaults at a Hindu temple in southern India where billions of dollars in gold coins, precious stones and jewels already has been discovered.


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