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Florida Man Dies after Fall on Cruise Ship

On October 19, 2018, Christopher McGrory, a 29-year old man from Palm Beach County, fell on a cruise ship and landed on a lower deck, suffering fatal injuries. McGrory was traveling aboard Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line’s Grand Classica celebrating his … Continue reading

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“Jackal Stone:” U.S. and Greek Special Forces Train to Respond to ISIS Hijacking of Cruise Ship

The News Rep newspaper contained this ominous headline yesterday – ISIS terrorists have just hijacked a cruise ship . . .   The newspaper, which focuses on security, military and warfare issues, stated “Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists have stormed a cruise ship … Continue reading

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U.S. and Greek Special Forces Train for Cruise Ship Hijacking Scenarios

A December 6, 2018 article in TheNewsRep.com website outlines information related to cruise ship hijacking scenarios and how United Stated special forces might respond to those incidents. Titled “ISIS terrorists have just hijacked a cruise ship’: Greek and US SOF … Continue reading

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Two Crew Members Suffer Serious Burns in Engine Room Accident Aboard Cruise Ship

On Monday, two crew members aboard Norwegian Escape suffered severe burns in an engine room fire. The post Two Crew Members Suffer Serious Burns in Engine Room Accident Aboard Cruise Ship appeared first on LMAW, PA. Read more detail on … Continue reading

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Carnival Cruise Line Pockets Portion of Increased Drink Gratuities

Carnival Cruise Line just increased its automatic gratuities on drinks (both alcohol and non-alcohol) from 15% to 18%, according to information on its its website. Automatic gratuities result in money being deducted directly from the guest’s accounts. A Carnival employee … Continue reading

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