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November 28, 2022, 1:24 AM

US Coast Guard rescues man overboard

The 28-year-old was rescued from the Gulf of Mexico after treading water for almost 24 hours after he was last seen in a bar aboard the Carnival Valor.
November 28, 2022, 1:24 AM
US Coast Guard rescues man overboard
3 months ago

Royal Caribbean to offer Starlink internet on all its ships

High speed internet is coming to the high seas, as Royal Caribbean announces it will implement Elon Musk’s Starlink internet on all its ships.
3 months ago
Royal Caribbean to offer Starlink internet on all its ships
4 months ago

Princess Cruises cancels sailings due to staffing shortages

The cruise line canceled at least 11 voyages on the Diamond Princess from Sept. 1 through mid-November as it tries to “overcome our labor shortages.”
4 months ago
Princess Cruises cancels sailings due to staffing shortages
4 months ago

New setback for cruise industry

A major cruise line is being forced to cancel trips due to staffing shortages. ABC News’ Mona Kosar Abdi has more.
4 months ago
New setback for cruise industry
5 months ago

Norwegian cruise hits iceberg near Alaska, no injuries reported

The ship will return to Seattle on Thursday.
5 months ago
Norwegian cruise hits iceberg near Alaska, no injuries reported
10 months ago

Federal judge issues warrant to seize luxury cruise ship

The Crystal Symphony, a luxury cruise ship, was scheduled to return to Florida on Saturday, but was diverted to the Bahamas after a judge granted an order to seize the vessel as part of a lawsuit.
10 months ago
Federal judge issues warrant to seize luxury cruise ship
1 year ago

Big cruise lines changing their on-board safety polices as delta rips across US

There are guidelines passengers booking on major cruise lines must follow even before they're allowed to board a ship.
1 year ago
Big cruise lines changing their on-board safety polices as delta rips across US
2 years ago

Cruise lines race to vaccinate thousands of crew in hope for mid-July restart

Cruise lines race to vaccinate thousands of crew for mid-July restart
2 years ago
Cruise lines race to vaccinate thousands of crew in hope for mid-July restart
2 years ago

Royal Caribbean, Celebrity to resume North American cruises in June

The cruise lines are trying to make a comeback a year after being forced to dock their ships because of the pandemic.
2 years ago
Royal Caribbean, Celebrity to resume North American cruises in June
2 years ago

Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises will resume in June

Ships that carry more than 250 people are still banned from U.S. waters. Both cruise lines said adult passengers and crew members will need proof of the COVID-19 vaccine and kids must test negative.
2 years ago
Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises will resume in June
2 years ago

Grandfather gets probation for granddaughter's 2019 cruise ship death

The Indiana man who pleaded guilty to negligent homicide of his granddaughter during a cruise ship was served with probation.
2 years ago
Grandfather gets probation after guilty plea in granddaughter's cruise ship death
3 years ago

Hard-hit cruise lines may not see much of stimulus bailout funds

The $2 trillion stimulus package was passed by lawmakers Friday.
3 years ago
Hard-hit cruise lines may not see much of stimulus bailout funds
3 years ago

Frightening moments as 2 mammoth cruise ships collide at popular vacation destination

The "Carnival Glory" is back at sea after being damaged while trying to dock on the island of Cozumel.
3 years ago
Frightening moments as 2 mammoth cruise ships collide at popular vacation destination
3 years ago

Carnival cruise assessing damage to 2 ships after collision

Two Carnival cruise ships collided on Friday.
3 years ago
Carnival cruise ships collide at port
3 years ago

Carnival cruise assessing damage to 2 ships

Carnival Cruise Line is evaluating the damage to two of its ships after a collision on Friday, officials said.
3 years ago
Carnival cruise assessing damage to 2 ships
3 years ago

Grandfather of child who plunged to death from cruise ship doesn't want plea deal

The family's lawyer says the grandfather, who is charged with negligent homicide, maintains he is innocent.
3 years ago
Grandfather of child who plunged from cruise ship doesn't want plea deal
3 years ago

Search is on for man who fell from Carnival ship

Coast Guard officials said that a 26-year-old man was reported overboard from the Carnival Dream, 47 miles southeast of Galveston, Texas, Thursday evening.
3 years ago
Search is on for man who fell from Carnival ship
3 years ago

Coast Guard searching for man who went overboard from Carnival cruise ship off Texas

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching the waters off Galveston, Texas, for a passenger who went overboard from a Carnival cruise ship.
3 years ago
Coast Guard searching for man who went overboard from Carnival cruise ship off Texas
3 years ago

Family says toddler's cruise ship fall 'preventable tragedy'

The family of 18-month-old Chloe Weigand is fighting back against early reports she slipped from her grandfather's arms aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship.
3 years ago
Family says toddler's cruise ship fall 'preventable tragedy'
3 years ago

Indiana toddler died in cruise ship fall after grandpa thought window was closed: Attorney

An Indiana toddler had a fatal fall from a Royal Caribbean cruise ship after her grandfather put her up on a railing, thinking the glass window was closed.
3 years ago
Tragic new details emerge in case of toddler who died in cruise ship fall
3 years ago

1-year-old daughter of Indiana police officer dies after falling off cruise ship in Puerto Rico: Officials

The girl was traveling with her grandparents and parents from Indiana.
3 years ago
1-year-old daughter of police officer dies after falling off cruise ship
3 years ago

Out-of-control cruise ship crashes into tourist boat on busy Venice canal

An out-of-control cruise ship in Italy crashed into a dock and tourist on a busy Venice canal Sunday, injuring multiple people.
3 years ago
Out-of-control cruise ship crashes into tourist boat on busy Venice canal
4 years ago

Viking Cruises faces class-action lawsuit after high-seas nightmare off Norway

Viking Cruises is facing a class-action lawsuit from passengers over a harrowing evacuation in March.
4 years ago
Cruise line faces class-action lawsuit after high-seas nightmare
4 years ago

Cruise line CEO apologizes after Viking Sky's engines fail in rough seas

Hundreds of passengers aboard the ship had to be airlifted one at a time after the ship left Norway for a 12-day Northern Lights cruise and encountered dangerous weather.
4 years ago
Cruise line CEO apologizes after Viking Sky's engines fail in rough seas
4 years ago

Passengers of the stranded cruise ship share their experience

Emergency helicopters and boats battled high winds and waves as they airlifted more than 450 people to dry land.
4 years ago
Passengers of the stranded cruise ship share their experience
4 years ago

Viking Cruises ship docks safely in Norway after major rescue efforts

After an engine failure and major evacuation efforts, the Viking Sky cruise ship safely docked in the port of Molde, Norway, on Sunday.
4 years ago
Viking Cruises ship docks safely in Norway after major rescue efforts
4 years ago

Viking Cruises ship docks safely in Norway after major rescue efforts

Hundreds of passengers were evacuated by helicopter on Saturday.
4 years ago
Viking Cruises ship docks safely in Norway after major rescue efforts
4 years ago

Helicopters mobilized in rescue of crippled cruise ship

Passengers shot video of the mayhem on board as engine failure combined with wild weather created a dangerous situation.
4 years ago
Helicopters mobilized in rescue of crippled cruise ship
4 years ago

Chaos on board distressed Viking cruise ship

Rescue helicopters had to airlift more than 1,300 people from the distressed ship.
4 years ago
Chaos on board distressed Viking cruise ship
4 years ago

A cruise ship issued a mayday during rough seas off the coast of Norway

Dozens of people were evacuated as rescue teams flew helicopters over the ship.
4 years ago
A cruise ship issued a mayday during rough seas off the coast of Norway
4 years ago

Viking Cruises engine failure off Norway coast prompts rescue operation for 1,300 people on board

Rescue helicopters were battling severe winds on Saturday to airlift more than 1,300 people off a Viking Cruises' ship that issued a distressed call after an engine failure off the coast of Norway.
4 years ago
Viking Cruises engine failure off Norway coast prompts rescue operation
4 years ago

12 easy ways to save money on your next cruise

Saving money while living it up on the high seas.
4 years ago
12 easy ways to save money on your next cruise
4 years ago

16-year-old dies after falling from balcony of Royal Caribbean cruise ship

Royal Caribbean confirmed the "tragic" death of one of its passengers Tuesday.
4 years ago
16-year-old dies after falling from balcony of cruise ship