By the time the 363-mile waterway was fully opened in the fall of 1825, thousands of people had laboured on what was considered the greatest engineering feat of the era — and one that would change history.
April 13, 2017 by
Jason Dearen THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
1:15 a.m. on Oct. 1, 2015, and the Atlantic was boiling over. El Faro, sailing near San Salvador Island in the Bahamas, was being knocked about by the strongest October storm to hit these waters since 1866. In the coming hours, El Faro and its crew would fight desperately for survival