GROSSETO, Italy (Reuters) - The trial of the captain of the Costa Concordia cruise ship, which capsized off Italy's coast last year killing 32 people, was delayed just as it started on Tuesday because of a lawyers' strike. Full story
Passengers on a Royal Caribbean International cruise ship were awakened around 3 a.m. on Monday after a fire broke out on the third deck of the ship and spread to a crew lounge on the fourth deck. NBC’s Mark Potter reports.
Recent well-publicized problems aboard cruise ships apparently have triggered a dip in bookings, and as NBC's Chris Clackum reports, now could be a good time to plan a cruise.
Claire Newell, a travel expert who owns her own agency, breaks down what some of the top cruise lines are doing to get you on your ships, sharing the best deals you can get and when to buy them.
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Electrical problems aboard Carnival’s Dream cruise ship forced the company to issue passengers free airline tickets home — less than one month after problems plagued another ship in their fleet.
Forget about that gross Carnival cruise ship that broke down. An abandoned Russian cruise ship has been lost at sea for nearly a month, and the only passengers aboard have whiskers and a tail. Last Word guest host Ezra Klein explains
The Costa Concordia cruise ship lies on its side in the waters of the Tuscan island of Giglio, Italy, Monday, July 8, 2013. The luxury cruise ship ran aground off the coast of Tuscany on Jan 13, 2012, sending water pouring in through a 160-foot (50-meter) gash in the hull and forcing the evacuation
Francesco Schettino, captain of the Costa Concordia cruise ship, looks on during a trial in Grosseto, central Italy, July 17, 2013. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito
Francesco Schettino , captain of the Costa Concordia cruise ship, talks with his lawyers during a trial in Grosseto, central Italy, July 17, 2013. The trial of the captain of the Costa Concordia cruise ship, which capsized off Italy's coast last year killing 32 people, resumes on Wednesday after it