Texas: Cruise ship docks with Ebola-watched health worker

A cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker who was being monitored for Ebola returned to port Sunday after an eventful seven-day trip in which passengers had their vacations briefly disrupted with an infectious disease scare.

Italy cruise ship toxins threaten wildlife: Activists

It`s nursing season in Europe`s biggest marine sanctuary and schools of whales have brought their young to Italian shores - but environmentalists warn they are at risk from toxins leaked by the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship.

Cruise ship returns to Seattle following fire

A fire in the boiler room of a cruise ship carrying nearly 3,000 people prompted the vessel to return to port in the northwestern US city of Seattle, officials said.

Cruise ship carrying nearly 200 people evacuated in Netherlands

A cruise ship carrying 154 passengers and 40 crew was evacuated after it sprang a leak on a river in the eastern Netherlands early on Sunday morning, emergency services said.

Over 600 passengers and crew fall ill on Royal Caribbean cruise

The number of passengers and crew who fell ill aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship climbed to more than 600 on Monday, many vomiting and using biohazard bags for anything they touch.

Cruise ship disaster pre-trial hearings begin in Italy

Indictment hearings against six suspects in the Costa Concordia luxury liner disaster began in Italy, with local authorities at the site of the shipwreck requesting compensation of more than 80 million euros (USD 105 million).

Coast Guard: Cruise ship fire due to fuel leak

Investigators say a fuel oil leak caused the engine-room fire that paralyzed a Carnival cruise ship at sea for five days. Now they want to know why the ship was disabled for so long.

Costa Concordia: Francesco Schettino hears evidence

The case of Francesco Schettino was of such enormous interest that a theatre had to be turned into a courtroom in the Tuscan city of Grosseto.

People saved from burning ship off Turkey

A ship carrying 100 people caught fire off Turkey`s Aegean coast, a report said.

Phone call distracted Costa Concordia captain

Francesco Schettino described the collision as a "banal accident" in which "destiny" played a role.

Costa Concordia captain negotiating €50,000 deals

The disgraced captain of Costa Concordia is said to be negotiating the price for his interviews with the media.

Costa Concordia captain no more under house arrest

Costa Concordia captain Francesco Schettino has been directed not to leave his hometown during the criminal investigation.

Gay cruise ship turned away by Morocco

The RSVP Vacations travel agency specialises in organising tourist trips for gay and lesbian customers.

Costa Concordia to be ready for towing by early 2013

At least 30 people died after the Costa Concordia slammed into a reef off Giglio on January 13, 2012.

Cruise ship ignores dying castaways in Pacific Ocean

A Panamanian man and his two friends had been drifting for 16 days in an open fishing boat in the Pacific Ocean when they saw a huge white ship.

`Concordia captain must stay under house arrest`

Francesco Schettino captained the ship that struck a rock formation off the Tuscan coast on January 13, killing 32 people.

Cruise ship to retrace voyage of Titanic

The Titanic Memorial Cruise is set to depart from Southampton, where the Titanic left on its maiden voyage.

Capsized Costa Concordia to be refloated

Engineers will be working around the clock seven days a week for a year on the process that is likely to start in May.

Cruise ship drama ends in Malaysia; captain lauded

The Azamara Quest was stranded off Philippines with 1,000 people aboard after flames engulfed one of its engine rooms on Friday.

Fire-hit ship with Indian crew reaches Malaysia

A crippled luxury cruise ship
with 1,001 people, including 58 Indians, safely reached a
Malaysian port on Sunday.