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Disabled man says he was kicked off cruise

A wheelchair-bound passenger who was debarked from a charter cruise in February on Celebrity Century after declining to hire a nurse has responded to a number of claims levied by the cruise line and charter company. Full story

Mexico cruise ship loses power off Oaxaca coast

A generator fire knocked out power to the ship of a newly started Mexico-based cruise line, stranding the vessel off the southern Pacific coast and forcing the evacuation of 515 passengers Saturday, Oaxaca state authorities said. Full story

Cunard's first female cruise ship captain relishes life at sea

Inger Olsen, who rose through Cunard's tradition-steeped ranks to become the cruise line's first female captain, wasn't dreaming of a life at sea, or of breaking any glass ceilings. Full story

Cruise industry leaders optimistic about 2011

Despite rising fuel costs and more stringent environmental regulations, the cruise industry expects modest growth in 2011 as eight new large ships debut, industry executives said Tuesday. Full story

Carnival Splendor sails for Mexico once again

The Carnival Splendor, stranded at sea for three days in November, embarks Sunday repaired and with a fresh crowd of smiling guests. Some castaways, however, are grumbling about vows not kept. Full story

Cruise lines cancel Egypt sailings

Cruise lines and tour operators continued to tweak itineraries Sunday as the unrest in Egypt escalated, leaving travelers on edge during what is the peak season for Nile River cruises. Full story

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Travel expert Mark Murphy has the results of a survey that determined the best  cruise line, hotel chain, car rental company and more.

  Disney's New Ocean Liner

Assessing whether Disney's new cruise line will sink or swim, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  Take a luxury cruise for less

Aug. 13: TODAY’s Al Roker talks to cruise industry expert Philip Levine about some of the great deals being offered by some upscale cruise lines.

  Some ignoring flu travel advisories

April 28: Tourists and cruise lines, are stepping up their health precautions, but are going ahead with travel plans to Mexico. WTVJ's Sharon Lawson reports.

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