| Mar 25, 2014
| 10:09 AM
Stocks were mixed Tuesday morning despite a better-than-expected consumer confidence report and some positive earnings news.
At 9:35 a.m. PDT, the broad S&P 500 index was ahead 0.1%, the Dow was up 0.3% and the Nasdaq was down 0.2%.
| Jul 18, 2014
| 9:12 PM
Ahoy and the Flight of the Lasers in Newport Harbor!
While looking at my radar, I noticed a target that will be dead center on the screen this Sunday -- the 79th Annual Flight of the Lasers. The race is held in Newport Harbor, and old-timers will...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Following a wave of calamities at sea, Carnival Corp. reported strong profit and revenue in its fiscal second quarter, with bookings for the rest of the year on pace to surpass last year's numbers.
For the three months ended May 31, Carnival reported...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Miami-based Carnival Corp. & PLC on Tuesday reported better-than-expected fiscal second quarter earnings due partly to less impacted revenue yields and lower costs.
The world's largest cruise company's net income increased 158 percent to $106 million,...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:32 AM
Reports: May new home sales, S&P Case-Shiller home price index, FHFA home price index, June consumer confidence, Redbook and ICSC-Goldman Sachs weekly retail index and Richmond Fed Index for June
Local earnings: Walgreen Co.
Other earnings: American...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:37 PM
South Floridians now have a new option for experiencing Costa Cruises unique brand of Italian-style cruising.
Earlier this month, the Genoa, Italy-based cruise line deployed its 2,260-passenger Costa Luminosa cruise ship to South Florida, making it...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 9:16 AM
Seabourn is selling three of its six ships to Xanterra Parks & Resorts, the Seattle, Wash.-based cruise operator announced recently.
The ships —Seabourn Legend, Seabourn Pride and Seabourn Spirit — will be transferred to Xanterra between...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Carnival ups compensation for Triumph passengers
Latest Update on Carnival Triumph February 13, 2013 – 5:45pm EST
Carnival Cruise Lines has announced further compensation for the passengers aboard the Carnival Triumph, currently being towed...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Despite recent cruise ship mishaps, Carnival Corp.'s first-quarter earnings were up $37 million, or 5 cents per share, but the cruise ship company cut its annual earnings forecast for the rest of the year.
Beset by Europe's economic problems and...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 11:54 AM
At the beginning of the year, the Port of Baltimore was on a roll. At Seagirt Marine Terminal, the ribbon was cut on a 50-foot-deep berth financed by a $1.3 billion public-private partnership between the port and Ports America Chesapeake. The investment...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 5:33 PM
While crews work to salvage the wrecked Costa Concordia ship off the coast of Italy, the ship's parent company is struggling to sail clear of stormy conditions.
Carnival Corp., the world's largest cruise company, Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of...