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The Freewinds cruise ship
Bradley Lacan/AP
May 03, 2019 - 5:45 pm
WILLEMSTAD, Curacao (AP) — Authorities in Curacao announced Friday they will quarantine a ship with 300 people aboard that is heading to the Dutch Caribbean island after they were banned from disembarking in nearby St. Lucia because of a confirmed case of measles. Health officials said they will...
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Carnival Corp.
Becky Bohrer/AP, file
April 11, 2019 - 1:57 pm
MIAMI (AP) — A federal judge has threatened to temporarily block Carnival Corp. from docking cruise ships at ports in the United States as punishment for a possible probation violation. The Miami Herald reports U.S. District Judge Patricia Seitz said Wednesday that she'll make a decision in June,...
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Cruise ship hit by sudden 115 mph gust tilts
Aaron Black
March 06, 2019 - 8:24 am
By Christina Zdanowicz and Steve Almasy, CNN (CNN) -- There was no warning. One moment passengers were sitting at a piano bar on their huge cruise ship slipping through the water off the East Coast and seconds later the ship started tilting. And tilting. And tilting. It went from curious to scary...
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Royal Caribbean's Voyager of the Seas is headed for the Western Caribbean out of Galveston, Texas.
Carolyn Poirot/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT/Sipa USA
February 18, 2019 - 11:56 am
By Tamara Hardingham-Gill, CNN (CNN) -- "Golden Girls" fans have been given the biggest gift, but they'll have to get on board next winter to see the card attached. Picture this: A special Western Caribbean Cruise cruise celebrating the iconic sitcom has just been confirmed for next winter, and it...
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Woodloch Tubing.
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
December 14, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was like being nibbled to death by ducks. The guy on the next barstool was complaining. He found the perfect resort. The price was right. But soon after arrival, he learned the hard cold truth. Every activity and amenity had a separate fee attached. Dining was the...
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Rescuers search for victims at the site of a capsized cruise boat on Lake Victoria.
Isaac Kasamani/AFP/Getty Images Via CNN
November 25, 2018 - 12:52 pm
By Hilary McGann, CNN (CNN) -- At least 35 people died in a boat accident on Lake Victoria in Uganda on Saturday, according to the Ugandan Police Force. Police said the boat was "in poor mechanical shape" and was overloaded with passengers on a lake cruise when it capsized. A marine unit has...
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Cruising in the Caribbean
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
November 16, 2018 - 7:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — What's your hurry? You've already traveled some distance — oftentimes a long distance to get to your getaway cruise ship port. Before and after the cruise, you can double up on the vacation simply by enjoying the ship's home port. Winter and fall cruises are being...
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