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Carnival, Passengers In Court Over Ill-Fated Triumph Trip

Lawyers for Miami-based Carnival Corp. are the defensive as they battle a suit brought by about three dozen passengers who sailed last year on the ill-fated Carnival Triumph cruise ship that drifted at sea for days.

03/05/2014

Crippled Carnival Triumph cruise ship as it is towed to port in Alabama on Thursday Feb. 14, 2013. (Source: CNN)

Suit: Fire Risk Known Before Carnival’s Triumph Sailed

Was it a disaster waiting to happen? Recently obtained court documents have revealed some new information regarding the troubled voyage of the Carnival Cruise Ship Triumph where 4-thousand passengers were stranded aboard what’s now known as the “poop cruise” after a debilitating fire knocked out the ships power.

CBS Miami–12/18/2013

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Coast Guard Evacuates Injured Passenger Off Carnival Victory

It was the U.S. Coast Guard to the rescue after an 88 year-old man was injured on a cruise ship northwest of Cuba.

12/08/2013

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Heat & Carnival Pledge $1 Million To Philippines Relief

The Miami Heat and team owner Micky Arison’s company Carnival Corporation have pledged to donate at least $1 million to support relief efforts in the Philippines in the wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan.

CBS Miami–11/12/2013

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6-Year-Old Boy Drowns On Carnival Cruise Ship

What was supposed to be a fun family vacation on a Miami-based cruise ship turned into a nightmare for a Central Florida family after a 6-year-old boy drowned on board the ship.

CBS Miami–10/14/2013

This combination made on September 17, 2013 shows four photos of the Costa Concordia, after the cruise ship ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio taken on January 14, 2012 (TopL), beginning to emerge during the salvage operation on September 16, 2013 (TopR) and (BottomL) and after he was turned upright (BottomR) on September 17, 2013. 'The parbuckling operation has been completed. We have reached zero degrees (vertical),' said Franco Gabrielli, the head of the civil protection agency which has overseen the project. AFP PHOTO/FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/ANDREAS SOLARO/VINCENZO PINTO (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE,ANDREAS SOLARO,VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images)

South Florida Salvage Crew Helps Lift Costa Concordia Upright

A South Florida salvage company, along with its Italian counterpart, has completed raising the wreck of the Costa Concordia in the early hours of Tuesday morning after a 19-hour-long operation off the Italian island of Giglio where the huge cruise liner capsized in January of 2012.

CBS Miami–09/17/2013

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Salvage Crews Begin Lifting Costa Concordia

A South Florida salvage company, along with its Italian counterpart, are slowly lifting the Costa Concordia ship into an upright position off the coast of Giglio.

09/16/2013

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Miami-Based Carnival Now Offering Money-Back Guarantee

In an attempt to win back customers, Carnival has announced a new money-back guarantee that will apply to many of its sailings.

CBS Miami–09/12/2013

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Major Cruise Lines Post Onboard Crime Data

Three of the largest cruise lines, all based in Miami, will now post more comprehensive data about serious crimes and allegations that are committed aboard their ships.

08/01/2013

Crippled Carnival Triumph cruise ship as it is towed to port in Alabama on Thursday Feb. 14, 2013. (Source: CNN)

Cruise Line Executives Attend Hearing To Address Safety Concerns

The presidents of two Miami-based cruise ships lines, following two recent high-profile fires, stood before senators Wednesday at a hearing to defend the industry.

07/25/2013

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