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  • Three Dead, 40 Missing In Italian Ship Disaster

    Three Dead, 40 Missing In Italian Ship Disaster
    PORTO SANTO STEFANO, Italy (Reuters) - About 40 people were still missing Sunday more than 24 hours after an Italian cruise ship with more than 4,000 on board capsized off Italy's west coast, killing at least three people and injuring 70. The captain...
  • Search For Missing Continues On Doomed Luxury Cruise Line

    Search For Missing Continues On Doomed Luxury Cruise Line
    On board the Costa Concordia, thousands of passengers were dining, drinking, attending a magic show, perhaps trying their luck in the casino. It was Friday night on the luxury cruise liner, sailing in the Mediterranean off the Italian coast with about 3,...
  • Recording Shows Captain Ignored Orders To Return To Doomed Ship

    Recording Shows Captain Ignored Orders To Return To Doomed Ship
    An Italian port official swore in frustration at the captain of the stricken Costa Concordia after the ship hit rocks Friday night, ordering him at least 10 times to return to the cruise liner and coordinate rescue efforts, transcripts of the...
  • Atlantica passengers give Costa good reviews, despite tragedy

    Atlantica passengers give Costa good reviews, despite tragedy
    Many passengers boarding a Costa Cruises ship in Miami on Wednesday for a 10-night Mexican-Caribbean voyage didn't seem rattled by the misfortunes of another of the line's big vessels off the coast of Italy last weekend. Some were celebrating wedding...
  • Carnival to review safety, emergency response on all its lines

    Carnival to review safety, emergency response on all its lines
    Updated 5:40 p.m. Latest statement from Carnival Corp. Carnival Corporation & plc Announces Comprehensive Audit and Review of Safety and Emergency Response Across All Its Cruise Lines (received 5:32 p.m.)        MIAMI – January 19, 2012 –...
  • Rescue Efforts On Italian Cruise May Come To End

    Rescue Efforts On Italian Cruise May Come To End
    Italian authorities are considering when to call off the search for survivors aboard the wreck of the cruise liner Costa Concordia, the coast guard said Thursday, as rescuers used explosives to blow new holes in the ship in search of victims. Authorities...
  • Travel info on world cruises

    Here is some information from Cruise Lines International Assn. members that offer world or "grand cruises." A few lines based in other countries also offer similar voyages. Most 2012 world cruises started in January, but there may be availability on...
  • Cruise line listings

    Here's a list of many of the lines that carry passenger traffic, along with a list of their vessels. Ships that are to have maiden voyages this year also are listed; check with the cruise line, though, because dates can change. AIDA Cruises, (011) 49-...
  • Wrecked Italian Liner Will Not Be Moved For Months

    Wrecked Italian Liner Will Not Be Moved For Months
    GIGLIO, Italy (Reuters) - The wreck of the cruise ship Costa Concordia could remain where it lies near the Italian island of Giglio until the end of the year or longer before it can be broken up or salvaged, the official in charge of the recovery...
  • Experts Advise Ending Concordia Underwater Salvage

    Experts Advise Ending Concordia Underwater Salvage
    Technical experts directing the salvage operation aboard the Costa Concordia cruise ship are recommending that the underwater part of the operation be called off because it is becoming too dangerous, Italy's civil protection agency said Tuesday. The head...
  • Victims' Families Want Truth At Italy Shipwreck Hearing

    Victims' Families Want Truth At Italy Shipwreck Hearing
    GROSSETO, Italy (Reuters) - Survivors and relatives of victims of the Costa Concordia shipwreck clamored for truth at a pre-trial hearing in Italy on Saturday, with some still waiting for identification of the remains of their loved ones 1-1/2 months...