Stories tagged: cruise ship
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 29, 2019
An attorney for the Indiana family of an 18-month-old girl who fell to her death from a cruise ship in July said Puerto Rican prosecutors’ decision to charge her grandfather …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019
The disappointment started mounting the first day of a two-week Norwegian Cruise Line voyage in Europe. So by the time the Norwegian Spirit had diverted to several alternative ports – …
Mon., July 22, 2019
There are “a million things” the cruise company could have done to prevent the death of an 18-month-old Indiana girl who fell to her death from an open window on …
UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2019
The Trump administration’s new restrictions on travel to Cuba will hit hardest at the cruise industry, taking away a new and increasingly popular destination at the start of the critical …
Sun., June 2, 2019
Italian officials say a cruise ship has slammed into a dock and a tourist riverboat on a busy Venice canal, injuring five people, including an American.
UPDATED: Thu., May 2, 2019
Authorities in the eastern Caribbean island of St. Lucia have quarantined a cruise ship after discovering a confirmed case of measles aboard.
UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019
A cruise ship with engine problems sent a mayday call off Norway’s western coast Saturday, then began evacuating its 1,300 passengers and crew amid stormy seas and heavy winds in …
UPDATED: Sat., July 28, 2018
Norwegian authorities said a polar bear on Saturday attacked and injured a polar bear guard who was leading tourists off a cruise ship on an Arctic archipelago. The polar bear …
UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2018
The ship’s captain said video footage from a ship camera shows someone jumping into the sea from an eighth-deck balcony. A 73-year-old man is missing.
Wed., March 28, 2018
From the high seas to Jackson Street: Duo marks their return to Spokane after a whirl around the world
Musicians Laurel and Dave Doucet have returned to Spokane after over six years playing on cruise ships and visiting tourist destinations overseas.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 3, 2017
The cruise ship had turned rescue vessel and would go on to evacuate 3,800 stranded tourists, island residents and friends and family of Royal Caribbean employees in Puerto Rico, St. …
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017
A domestic dispute aboard a cruise ship led to the death of a 39-year-old Utah woman, and the FBI was investigating what happened in U.S. waters off Alaska, the agency …
Thu., June 23, 2016
The Coast Guard is gearing up for the inaugural voyage of a luxury cruise ship through the Northwest Passage and said Thursday the Crystal Serenity easily passed a routine inspection.
Wed., June 1, 2016
A necropsy has been completed on a 50-foot fin whale discovered Sunday on the bow of a cruise ship entering an Alaska port.
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016
A Royal Caribbean cruise ship ran into high winds and rough seas in the Atlantic Ocean on Sunday, forcing frightened passengers into their cabins overnight as their belongings flew about, …
Thu., March 22, 2012
GIGLIO, Italy — Search crews in Italy have found five more bodies in the wreck of the Costa Concordia cruise ship, which struck a reef off an Italian island in …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2012
ROME — Divers searching the capsized Costa Concordia cruise ship found four more bodies Wednesday, including that of a missing 5-year-old Italian girl, authorities said
Tue., Jan. 24, 2012
ROME — A barge carrying a crane and other equipment hitched itself to the toppled Costa Concordia on Tuesday, signaling the start of preliminary operations to remove a half-million gallons …
Mon., Jan. 23, 2012
GIGLIO, Italy — Italian officials say two more bodies have been pulled from the wreckage of a cruise liner capsized off the Tuscan coast, bringing the number of confirmed dead …
Tue., Jan. 17, 2012
ROME — Five more bodies were found Tuesday from a crippled cruise ship, and a shocking audio emerged in which the ship’s captain was heard making excuses as an Italian …
Thu., Nov. 11, 2010
A Carnival cruise official says the unloading of passengers from the company’s disabled ship Splendor is going better than expected.
Wed., Nov. 10, 2010
Two tugboats slowly pulled a disabled cruise ship with nearly 4,500 passengers and crew toward San Diego today.
Sat., Nov. 30, 1996
The carnival’s over for youthful cruisers. Starting with the new year, Carnival Cruise Line will ban passengers under 21 unless they are accompanied by someone over 25. The world’s largest …
Sat., Nov. 30, 1996
The carnival’s over for youthful cruisers. Starting with the new year, Carnival Cruise Line will ban passengers under 21 unless they are accompanied by someone 25 or older.