Modern Express

Cargo ship 'successfully towed from French coast'

France — Link

Maritime officials say a Spanish tugboat managed to point the stricken Modern Express away from Atlantic coast and begin towing it.

France makes final attempt to salvage stricken freighter

France — Link

Freighter Modern Express, adrift for six days, has 300 tons of fuel on board and is expected to hit French Atlantic coast within 24 hours.