The New York skyline is seen in a distance as Royal Caribbean's Explorer of the Seas enters New York harbor on Wednesday after a massive ship-borne outbreak.
January 30, 2014 Nearly 700 passengers and crew fell ill aboard the MS Explorer of the Seas — more people than any other cruise ship monitored by the CDC in the past two decades.
The Lyubov Orlova sits derelict at dockside in Newfoundland in October 2012.
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January 27, 2014 The salvage hunter who's been quoted around the world about what may be aboard the drifting wreck of a cruise ship now says he doesn't really think it's filled with rodents.
January 23, 2014 The 300-foot Lyubov Orlova snapped its towline a year ago while en route to the scrapyard. The ship could contain hundreds of rats that have been eating themselves to survive.
Passengers queue at Sydney's Circular Quay to board the Carnival Spirit for a Pacific cruise, on Thursday.
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May 9, 2013 The couple went missing a day before they were reported overboard and authorities say it's not yet clear whether they fell or jumped.
The Carnival Dream docked in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, in December 2010.
March 15, 2013 Passengers stranded in St. Maarten aboard the Carnival Dream are to be flown home, while Carnival Legend limps back to Tampa after a "technical issue" in one of its propulsion units.
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