• Tropical Storm Florence Forming 1400 Hours August 17 2018
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    Tropical Storm Florence

    NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical Storm Ernesto, located [...]
  • 6.6 Earthquake 41 Kilometers South Tanaga Volcano Alaska
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    6.6 Earthquake 41 Kilometers South Tanaga Volcano Alaska

    6.6 Earthquake 41 Kilometers South Tanaga Volcano Alaska (51.509°N 178.077°W)(see video below) – The nearest community is Adak, formerly Adak Station, located on Adak Island, in the Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska, United States. At the 2010 [...]
  • Norwegian Jewel Alaska Cruise Teen Measles Diagnosis
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    Norwegian Jewel Alaska Cruise Teen Measles Diagnosis

    Norwegian Jewel Alaska Cruise Teen Measles Diagnosis –  On Monday, August 6, 2018 a Norwegian Jewel cruise passenger, age 16, who was a non-U.S. citizen was transferred to PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center for care. Doctors diagnosed [...]

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Cruise Destinations

Destinations

World’ Most Adventurous Squad Contest Cruise Contest Winners

June 9, 2017

Cruise Bruise Investigates World’s Most Adventurous Squad Contest . . . continued from our Cruise Bruise Investigation, Cruise Bruise votes for Trev (Trevor Martin) and girlfriend Chels (Chelsea Kreiner) to win. This energetic couple are amazing. It’s […]

Destinations

Today in Cruise Bruise News Daily

February 18, 2017

In today’s issue, Royal Caribbean Friday Photos, a creek in Florida turned red overnight, the world’s tallest sandcastle has been completed in India, Hunting for New York’s Best Animal Hearts, Bulgaria’s Museum of Socialist Art, Watch an […]

Destinations

Ferries To Cuba Becoming Reality

May 6, 2015

Cruise Bruise: Four ferry companies have been licensed today for  #ferry #cruise service from Florida to Cuba. Today, four ferry companies have been licensed for cruises to Cuba. Baja Ferries, Havana Ferry Partners,United Caribbean Lines and Airline […]

Cruise Ship Overboards

Overboard

Drunk Passenger Overboard Cozumel Mexico

March 25, 2015

Cruise Ship Deaths: Family of drunk passenger, 40, who went overboard on Carnival Conquest while #cruise ship was in Cozumel, Mexico sues cruise line. On September 18, 2011, Clint Markham, 40, and his wife Michelle embarked […]

Overboard

Seven Seas Mariner Cruise Ship Passenger Overboard

July 12, 2018

Seven Seas Mariner Cruise Ship Passenger Overboard – On Tuesday,  July 10, 2018,  a passenger aboard Regent Seven Seas Cruises ship Seven Seas Mariner went overboard on the first night of the cruise.  At the time, Seven […]

Overboard

Bernardo Elbaz Oasis of The Seas Overboard

November 8, 2015

Bernardo Elbaz identified as #cruise ship passenger #overboard in Caribbean. Bernardo Garcia Teixeira​ Elbaz is a missing cruise ship passenger aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines’ Oasis of the Seas on November 6, 2015. Elbaz  intentionally jumped from […]

Cruise Ship Injury

Cruise Ship Injury

Hausman Not Credible $21.5 Million Award Reversed

January 7, 2016

U.S. District Court Judge finds James Hausman “not credible” after former employee alerts #cruise line Holland America Line to evidence tampering and lies in the walked into door head injury case. Court documents outline why the jury verdict was over-turned […]

Cruise Ship Injury

Cruise Broken Back Gets Emergency Medevac

January 27, 2017

Cruise Bruise: Woman, 20, with fractured spine gets medevac from Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines #cruise ship Legend of the Seas, A medevac took place 80km southeast of Wellington, New Zealand aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Legend of the […]

Cruise Ship Missing

Cruise Ship Missing

Cruise Ship Passenger Missing Costa Victoria

July 18, 2014

Cruise Ship Missing: Female # cruise ship passenger, 53,  is missing from Costa Victoria, ship held in port same day due to former passenger injury lawsuit filed. Ms Hsieh, 53, a Taiwanese-American, was reported missing from the Costa […]

Diogo Penalva Cruise Ship Passenger Missing Overboard
Cruise Ship Missing

Cruise Ship Passenger Missing Overboard

November 13, 2017

Diogo Penalva, 21, from Lisbon, Portugal, a Finance and Accounting student at the ISCTE  Business School at Tallinn University of Technology in Estonia, disappeared from Silja  Line cruise ship Silja Serenade cruise on Monday November […]

Cruise Ship Crime

Cruise Crime

AU Bomb Scare Cruise Ship and Ferry Evacuated

November 30, 2015

Cruise Ship Fires: #Cruise Ship  Noordam and #ferry Spirit of Tasmania were both evacuated in Melbourne, #Australia after a police dog alerted for a #bomb while sniffing a pallet of groceries on the dock. As Noordam and […]

Fake People Real Cruise News
Cruise Crime

Fake People Real Cruise News

March 24, 2018

It’s  not fake news but it’s fake people who make our “Fake People Real Cruise News” today. Fake Cruise Ship Passengers O’neil Persaud, 31, from Scarborough, Ontario Canada was on a pre-paid holiday at a […]

Cruise Ship Illness

Cruise Ship Illness

Cruise Ship Norovirus Outbreaks

May 9, 2015

Cruise Bruise:  #cruise ship Norovirus outbreaks not the cruise line’s fault, but you can’t sue the air. May 9, 2015 – In this day of get rich quick lawsuit mentality, the first thought some people have when it […]

Island Princess First 2018 Cruise Ship Norovirus Outbreak
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Island Princess First 2018 Cruise Ship Norovirus Outbreak

February 5, 2018

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Vessel Sanitation Program (VSP), reported Princess Cruises cruise ship Island Princess had the first reportable norovirus (see video below) outbreak on a cruise ship in 2018. Outbreaks are reportable […]

Cruise Ship Weather

7. 6 Earthquake Shakes Cozumel Grand Caymen
Cruise Ship Weather

7. 6 Earthquake Shakes Grand Cayman

January 12, 2018

An earthquake measuring 7.5 stuck the Caribbean on Wednesday,  January 10, 2018, near 17.469°N   83.520°, or Great Swan Island, Honduras. The earthquake was felt as far away as Cozumel, Mexico and occurred as the result of […]

Tropical Storm Ernesto Post-Tropical Track 0500 Hours August 18 2018
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Tropical Storm Ernesto

August 10, 2018

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 AM AST Sat Aug 18 2018 Ernesto (see Friday afternoon video below) lost all its associated deep convection and the circulation is becoming elongated. On this basis, it is […]

Cruise Ship Sinking

Cruise Ship Sinking

Portland Spirit Collision During Red Bull Event

August 3, 2015

Portland boater congestion during  Red Bull event lead to cruise ship collision, USCG terminates event permit. Portland Spirit Cruises & Events Ship Portland Spirit Collided with Boaters of the Redbull Flugtag Event on the Willamette River at […]

Ferry Mercraft 3 Sinks Philippines December 21, 2017
Cruise Ship Sinking

Five Dead After Ferry Sinks

December 22, 2017

The ferry Mercraft 3 sank in the Philippines (see video below) around 1100 hours on Thursday, December 21, 2017. The ferry had been traveling on rough seas from Ungos port in Real, a town east […]

Cruise Ship Fires

Cruise Ship Fires

Cruise Ship Fire Compagnie du Ponant L’ Boreal

November 18, 2015

  Compagnie du Ponant  Cruise Ship L’ Boreal has reported a fire at sea and put out a distress call with 347 passengers and crew aboard. November 18, 2015 around 0201 local time, L’ Boreal cruise ship […]

Cruise Ship Fires

Cruise Ship Westerdam Fire

June 29, 2014

Holland America Line’s Westerdam had a fire on June 28, 2014 while off the coast of Seattle. The Westerdam had just started the 7-day Alaska cruise with 2,086 passengers and 798 crew members aboard. The […]

Fire Injures 14 Kills 1 Sun Cruz Passengers
Cruise Ship Fires

Fire Injures 14 Kills 1 Sun Cruz Passengers

January 15, 2018

On Sunday January 14, 2018 around 1600 hours, the Sun Cruz casino ship Tropical Breeze shuttle boat caught fire (see video below). One person, reportedly a 42-year-old woman  is dead and 14 others injured after a […]

Cruise Ship Drugs

Travel Warnings

Travel Warning

Happy Mother’s Day!

May 10, 2015

Mother’s Day is the center of Cruise Ship Deaths Awareness month, reminding everyone to stay safe. May is Cruise Ship Deaths Awareness Month May is Cruise Ship Deaths Awareness Month,designated May 1, 2015 by CruiseShipDeaths.com. […]

7.1 Earthquake 5km ENE of Raboso Mexico
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7.1 Earthquake Rocks Raboso Mexico

September 20, 2017

09-19- 2017 at  18:14:39 UTC – Location: 18.584°N   98.399°W (see video below) UPDATE September 20, 2017: ABC News is reporting that “200 people are dead. Among the dead are at least 22 people, including students […]

Cruise Incidents

Alaskan Dream Cruise Ship Grounding Olga Strait Alaska
Incidents

Alaskan Dream Cruise Ship Grounding Olga Strait Alaska

July 5, 2018

Alaskan Dream Cruise Ship Grounding Olga Strait Alaska – On Saturday, June 30, 2018, Alaskan Dream Cruises cruise ship Alaskan Dream, went aground on a shallow beach in Olga Strait, about 12 miles northeast of Sitka, according […]

Statistics

Statistics

2017 Free Cruise Schedules Update Under Way

April 2, 2017

Free Cruise Schedules Our 2017 – 2018 cruise schedules are being updated at this time. As always, the cruise line schedules will be found on Cruise Line Schedules, each cruise ship schedule will be found […]

6.7 Earthquake 141km NNE of Palue Indonesia
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6.7 Earthquake 141km NNE of Palue Indonesia

October 24, 2017

An deep earthquake measuring 6.7 on the Richter scale struck Indonesia on October 24, 2017 at 10:47:47 local time. The earthquake was deep, at a measured depth of  549.2 km (341 miles).  The quake was felt in […]