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  • Where will Royal Caribbean's Ovation of the Seas call home?

    Where will Royal Caribbean's Ovation of the Seas call home?
    Update: Royal Caribbean announced on March 25 that Ovation of the Seas will be heading to China. Royal Caribbean has been busy lately - building ships, moving ships and refurbishing ships. There's one big announcement that has yet to be revealed,...
  • Senior dance hosts boogie for retirement centers, cruises

    If you're male, older than 60, look good in a tux and love to cut a rug, the world is your oyster. Such gents are in great demand as dance hosts. These suave fellows, a mash-up of Gilded Age elegance and Fred Astaire, are booked to even out the skewed...
  • Cruise lines suspend Tunis stops after terror attack

    Cruise lines suspend Tunis stops after terror attack
    MSC Cruises is canceling its remaining summer 2015 port calls to Tunis, Tunisia, after Wednesday's terror attack at the Bordo National Museum. The midday museum attack killed nearly two dozen people, some of whom were passengers aboard its MSC Splendida...
  • Cruise lines stop Tunisia visits after museum attack

    Two cruise lines suspended visits to Tunisia on Thursday after 17 passengers from their ships were killed in the museum attack, delivering an immediate economic blow to the North African country. Passengers of Mediterranean cruise lines Costa Crociere...
  • Islamic State claims responsibility for Tunisia attack

    The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Thursday for the attack that killed 21 people at a museum. But Tunisian authorities said the two slain gunmen had no clear links to extremists, and analysts said existing militant cells are merely being...
  • Fishing report

    Fishing report
    Fishing report LAKE OKEECHOBEE Bass were feeding on shad in the grass in South Bay, and anglers were catching them on swimbaits and Zoom Super Flukes. EVERGLADES/FRESHWATER If you want to put a youngster on lots of fish, head for the south canal...
  • Islamic State claims responsibility for Tunisia museum attack

    Islamic State claims responsibility for Tunisia museum attack
    The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Thursday for the attack that killed 21 people at a museum. But Tunisian authorities said the two slain gunmen had no clear links to extremists, and analysts said existing militant cells are merely being...
  • Missing boater's body found in Smithfield

    The body of missing boater was found on a waterfront property Wednesday afternoon in the Burwells Bay area of Smithfield. A Virginia Marine Resources Commission spokeswoman said a medical examiner has confirmed the body belong to William Johnson and his...
  • Cruise conference wraps up; new ships on tap for South Florida

    Cruise conference wraps up; new ships on tap for South Florida
    New cruise ships, new ports and new ways to have fun onboard were the talk of Cruise Shipping Miami, the year's biggest cruise industry convention this week in Miami Beach. The conference wrapped up Thursday at the Miami Beach Convention Center. Next...
  • Birder part of mission to save local fowl sanctuary

    Bird-watching is a hobby for some, an obsession for others. Dr. Jeff Payne likely falls somewhere in the middle. He doesn't neglect major responsibilities in his life to search for rare and exotic fowl like the birding enthusiasts in the 2011 movie...
  • The Arctic's big year - save it now or be sorry later

    The Arctic's big year - save it now or be sorry later
    This year will be pivotal for the Arctic, one of Earth's most extraordinary and threatened regions. The icy top of our planet is suffering effects of climate change more severely than elsewhere, with dramatic ecological and cultural consequences. Arctic...