Ebola-linked Cruise Passenger Cleared

GALVESTON, Tex. (CNN) — A cruise ship plowed through the waters of a Texas port on Sunday with precious cargo on board — the end of a small Ebola scare. A passenger had been loosely linked to the only patient to die from the disease in the United States, but health authorities cleared her after … 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 »