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February 19, 2018
One-day cruise available on USNS City of Bismarck
BISMARCK—A Friends and Family Cruise is being offered on board USNS City of Bismarck on April 7, leaving from the U.S. Naval Base in Norfolk, Va. Tours of other Navy ships will be made available April 6. "This is a great opportunity for people to take a short cruise on our new...
February 19, 2018 - 6:00am
October 17, 2017
Girl, 8, got on ‘tippy toes’ to peer over cruise ship railing, then fell to her death
MIAMI - A family cruise to paradise turned into a nightmare on Saturday, when an 8-year-old tumbled over the inner railings of a ship and fell...
October 17, 2017 - 1:45pm
February 21, 2013
Suit seeks class action against Carnival in Miami
MIAMI (AP) -- A couple are hoping to obtain class-action status for a lawsuit they've filed against Carnival Cruise Lines following an engine-room fire that stranded a ship for days in the Gulf of Mexico. The suit filed Monday by Matt and Melissa Crusan of Oklahoma seeks to represent...
February 21, 2013 - 12:00pm
February 19, 2013
No central agency oversees, inspects cruise ships
MIAMI (AP) -- A byzantine maze of maritime rules and regulations, fragmented oversight and a patchwork quilt of nations that do business with cruise lines make it tough for consumers to assess the health and safety record of the ship they are about to board in what for many is the...
February 19, 2013 - 3:00pm
February 11, 2013
Tug boats expected to reach disabled cruise ship Monday
HOUSTON (AP) -- Passengers aboard a cruise vessel stranded in the Gulf of Mexico had limited access to hot coffee, food and bathrooms on Monday as they waited for two tugboats to arrive to tow them to Mexico, Carnival Cruise Lines said in a statement. The Carnival Triumph has been...
February 11, 2013 - 8:00pm
September 30, 2011
Engine fire forces Spiritwood Lake couple off cruise ship
SPIRITWOOD LAKE, N.D. -- Around 9 a.m. on Sept. 14, Willard and Alice Hareland, were eating breakfast in the dining room of the MS Nordlys a...
September 30, 2011 - 5:58am
May 4, 2011
Cruise ship passenger sought off Calif., Baja
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The U.S. Coast Guard has resumed a search for a cruise ship passenger believed to have disappeared somewhere between Mexico's Baja California coast and San Diego. Petty Officer 1st Class Allyson Conroy says a Coast Guard helicopter took off at 7 a.m. Wednesday...
May 4, 2011 - 11:15am
November 12, 2010
Travelers end 'nightmare' cruise
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- They can call it a nightmare. A cruise from hell. Even a Spamcation. Whatever they label it, the grueling three-day journey of the crippled Carnival Splendor is over, and the nearly 4,500 passengers and crew members can forget about the backed-up toilets, darkened,...
November 12, 2010 - 7:28am
January 13, 2010
Carnival nixes 'cougar' cruises
MIAMI (AP) -- Carnival Cruise Lines won't be sailing anymore with a boatload of "cougars" and their willing prey. The Miami-based company has turned down a request from a singles travel group to book another cruise with the cougar theme. The term refers to older women who date younger...
January 13, 2010 - 8:15am
October 15, 2008
Celebrity Solstice launching Nov. 23
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- The new Celebrity Solstice cruise ship with a half-acre lawn of real grass on the top deck is scheduled to launch Nov. 23 from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on a cruise to the Eastern Caribbean. The seven-night itinerary includes port calls in San Juan, St....
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am