Woman Spared Incarceration For Newborn Daughter's Death On Caribbean CruiseAlicia Keir, now 24, admitted giving birth alone in a stateroom during an October 2011 cruise to St. Maarten, and never calling for medical help. She said, after the baby was born, she wrapped the child in a towel, and placed her under her bed. A cleaning crew found the body when the ship made port.
Romeoville Man Dies Mysteriously On Cruise ShipA 29-year-old Romeoville man died suddenly and mysteriously during a vacation cruise, leaving behind a wife and four children – and several unanswered questions.
The Most Expensive Cruise In The WorldWhether you can afford a complete splurge of a vacation or not, Silversea's World Cruise is entertaining enough to learn more about. The most expensive cruise on the planet hits up 49 ports in 115 days of pure indulgence.
Evanston Woman On Stalled Cruise Ship: 'It's Been A Nightmare'Sandeep Berry of Evanston describes the past several days on the sewage-soaked Carnival cruise ship Triumph
American Couple Confirmed Dead In Italian Cruise Ship DisasterA Minnesota family with ties to the northwest suburbs has issued what it calls "the final update" on its blog - about their parents who died on the Costa Concordia cruise ship three months ago.
American Couple Still Missing After Italy Cruise Ship DisasterA Minnesota couple with ties to the Chicago area is still missing after the shipwreck of the Costa Concordia off the coast of Italy.
Walter's Perspective: Shame On Italy Cruise Ship CaptainThe cruise ship disaster off the coast of Italy, that does it for me. I've often thought it might be fun to go on a cruise, but I know now I'll never do it, never ever get onto one of those boats.
Northern Illinois Family Survived Italian Cruise Ship DisasterJim and Jo Salzurg and their daughter, Mary-Jo, were among the thousands of passengers on the Costa Concordia, the luxury liner that hit a rock along the Tuscany shore last week.
Couple With Chicago Ties Among Missing In Italian Cruise Ship CrashThe American Embassy in Rome now says 118 of the 120 Americans aboard the Costa Concordia have been accounted for, but a Minnesota couple with ties to the Chicago area is still missing.
With Mild Winter, Business Hurting At Area Ski ResortsThis winter’s unusually mild weather has been both a blessing and a curse, depending on what type of business you happen to run.