Five found guilty over Costa Concordia cruise deaths

Five employees from the Italian cruise firm that operated the stricken Costa Concordia have been convicted of manslaughter, the Associated Press has reported.

The cruise liner, run by Costa Crociere, rammed into rocks in January last year in a shipwreck that killed 32 people.

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Five Costa Concordia staff jailed

Five workers from the cruise firm that operated the Costa Concordia have been jailed for manslaughter following last year's shipwreck off the coast of Italy.