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× Liquor cargo salvaged from WWI-era shipwreck

STOCKHOLM---A Swedish team has salvaged hundreds of bottles of liquor from the wreck of a ship sunk during War I in the Baltic Sea.

Ocean X, a group that specializes in salvaging alcohol from shipwrecks, said it was testing the bottles from a cargo bound for tsarist Russia to see if they were still fit to drink.

The group brought 600 bottles of cognac and 300 bottles of Benedictine---a herbal…