Texas Lab Supervisor Isolated on Cruise

(CNN) — A Dallas health worker is under voluntary quarantine on board a carnival cruise ship in the Caribbean. The U.S. State Department says the person may have handled lab specimens from Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, who died. Officials say the person has no signs of Ebola. The Carnival cruise line released a statement … Continue reading »

Oil Line Leak Sparked Cruise Ship Fire

(CNN) — A leak in a fuel-oil return line reportedly caused the fire that crippled a Carnival cruise ship. The U.S. Coast Guard released its preliminary findings Monday on the Carnival Triumph. Investigators say the fuel line was spilling oil onto a hot surface, which caused the flames. More than 4,000 passengers and crew members … Continue reading »

Locals React to Stranded Cruise Ship

EUGENE, Ore. — Passengers aboard the Carnival ship Triumph had to deal with such deplorable conditions, some said they will never cruise again. Thousands of passengers of the stranded cruise ship are now back home or headed there soon. While Carnival has issued several apologies, the whole fiasco has already left a sour taste in … Continue reading »