cruise liner

  • January 17, 2012  

    The chances of finding survivors aboard a capsized cruise liner began fading Tuesday, as the Italian navy blasted into the ship’s hull and the death count climbed to 11. Martin Geissler of Independent Television News has the latest on the continuing search efforts and the potential evidence building against the ship’s captain. Continue reading

  • January 16, 2012  

    Search teams in Italy wrestled rough seas Monday as they looked for survivors and bodies after a huge cruise liner vessel ran aground and tipped over Friday. Alex Thomson of Independent Television News reports on the human accident that now threatens to become an environmental problem. Continue reading

  • January 16, 2012  

    At least six people died after a cruise ship capsized off the coast of Italy Friday. Ray Suarez discusses some of the legal and safety issues stemming from the disaster with longtime travel writer Rudy Maxa, currently the host of “Rudy Maxa’s World” on PBS, and Richard Alsina, a lawyer specializing in maritime law. Continue reading