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New York Lawyer Busts Cruise Ship Death Claim Fraud

New York Lawyer Busts Cruise Ship Death Claim Fraud

STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images(GIGLIO, Italy) — A trio of alleged scammers has been caught allegedly faking a death on the cruise ship liner Costa Concordia in the first sign that con artists are targeting the crippled ship. The scam was detected by New Yo…

Cruise Ship Wreck: Two More Bodies Found

Cruise Ship Wreck: Two More Bodies Found

Laura Lezza/Getty Images(GIGLIO, Italy) — The bodies of two women were recovered Monday from the half-submerged cruise ship as the children of a Minnesota couple prayed on the island for their elderly parents who disappeared when the ship ran aground….

Italian Cruise Ship Captain Claims He Was Told to Sail Close to Island

Italian Cruise Ship Captain Claims He Was Told to Sail Close to Island

ENZO RUSSO/AFP/Getty Images(GIGLIO, Italy) — An Italian newspaper is reporting that the captain of the ill-fated Costa Concordia, which ran aground off northern Italy on Jan. 13, is claiming that he was under orders to steer the luxury cruise liner ne…

Cruise Ship Captain Cried Like a Child, Chaplain Says

Cruise Ship Captain Cried Like a Child, Chaplain Says

ENZO RUSSO/AFP/Getty Images(GIGLIO, Italy) — The captain of the capsized luxury liner who refused to reboard his ship cried in the arms of a chaplain for 15 minutes after reaching the safety of shore, the chaplain claims. “At around 2:30 a.m. I spoke …

Cruise Ship Investigators Want to Question Mystery Woman

Cruise Ship Investigators Want to Question Mystery Woman

Laura Lezza/Getty Images(GIGLIO, Italy) — Italian prosecutors want to question a young Moldovan woman who was with the captain of the doomed luxury liner Costa Concordia during crucial moments of the disaster that killed at least 11 and left 21 missin…

Cruise Ship Safety: 20 Tips for Safety On and Off the Seas

Cruise Ship Safety: 20 Tips for Safety On and Off the Seas

VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) – If the Costa Concordia disaster may have you rethinking your next cruise vacation, feeling prepared may help ease your jitters. Check out these cruise ship and travel safety tips from online cruise guid…

Italian Cruise Ship Wreck: Search Operations Resume

Italian Cruise Ship Wreck: Search Operations Resume

ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images(GIGLIO, Italy) — Divers will be back in the water off the coast of Tuscany Thursday morning, resuming their search of the partially capsized cruise ship Costa Concordia, an Italian Coast Guard spokesman confirmed to ABC…

First Cruise Ship Victim Identified

First Cruise Ship Victim Identified

Sandor Feher, a Hungarian violinist, was the first victim from the Costa Concordia to be identified. (YouTube)(ROME) — A Hungarian violinist who helped save young children aboard the ill-fated Costa Concordia was the first victim of the crash to be id…

Cruise Captain Says He ‘Tripped’ into Lifeboat, Couldn’t Get Out

Cruise Captain Says He ‘Tripped’ into Lifeboat, Couldn’t Get Out

ENZO RUSSO/AFP/Getty Images(ROME) — The captain of the Italian cruise ship gave a slapstick explanation of how he ended up safely in a lifeboat instead of going down with his ship, saying he tripped and fell into the boat as it was being lowered into …

Search of Italian Cruise Ship Suspended Amid Belief Vessel’s Moving

Search of Italian Cruise Ship Suspended Amid Belief Vessel’s Moving

ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images(GIGLIO, Italy) — Divers in Italy suspended their search of the capsized cruise ship Costa Concordia on Wednesday amid uncertainty over whether the vessel is moving, an Italian Coast Guard official told ABC News.The Coas…

Minn. Community Prays for Retirees Missing in Italian Cruise Wreck

Minn. Community Prays for Retirees Missing in Italian Cruise Wreck

Laura Lezza/Getty Images(WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minn.) — Friends of missing retirees Jerry and Barbara Heil are planning a prayer service for the Minnesota couple, who haven’t been heard from since the cruise ship they were on capsized off the coast o…

Cruise Ship Wreck: Divers Recover More Bodies

Cruise Ship Wreck: Divers Recover More Bodies

STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images(GIGLIO, Italy) — Divers searching the stricken Costa Concordia listing in the water of Italy’s Tuscan coast found five more bodies inside the half-submerged cruise ship Tuesday, bringing the death toll in the catastrophe to 1…

Full Transcript: Convo Between Cruise Ship Capt., Port Authority Released

Full Transcript: Convo Between Cruise Ship Capt., Port Authority Released

Laura Lezza/Getty Images(GIGLIO, Italy) — Audio recording of the conversation between Capt. Francesco Schettino and Port Authority officials after the doomed Italian luxury cruise liner Costa Condcordia struck rocks Friday was released Tuesday morning…

Rescuers Blast Holes in Italian Cruise Ship’s Hull; Second Recorder Found

Rescuers Blast Holes in Italian Cruise Ship’s Hull; Second Recorder Found

ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty ImagesUPDATE: Italian media reported Tuesday morning that five more bodies were found, bringing the cruise ship’s death toll to 11 and, consequently, lowering the number of those missing to 24.
(GIGLIO, Italy) — Search and res…

Captain in Court on Allegations of Abandoning Italian Cruise Ship

Captain in Court on Allegations of Abandoning Italian Cruise Ship

ENZO RUSSO/AFP/Getty Images(GIGLIO, Italy) — Italian prosecutors Tuesday morning are pushing hard to put the captain of the sinking Italian cruise ship, the Costa Concordia, on trial and behind bars, building a case that his behavior was reckless, cow…

Italian Cruise Ship Wreck: Missing Grows to 29

Italian Cruise Ship Wreck: Missing Grows to 29

STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images(GIGLIO, Italy) — The number of people missing in the Italian cruise ship wreck has been increased to 29, the Italian coast guard said late Monday.A top coast guard official, Marco Brusco, said on state TV that 25 passengers a…

Italian Cruise Ship Sinking: Sixth Body Found

Italian Cruise Ship Sinking: Sixth Body Found

ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images(PORTO SANTO STEFANO, Italy) — A sixth body has been found in the wreckage of the Costa Concordia cruise ship that capsized off the coast of Tuscany as rescue workers continue searching for survivors in the part of the s…

Italian Cruise Ship Sinking: Sixth Body Found

Italian Cruise Ship Sinking: Sixth Body Found

ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images(PORTO SANTO STEFANO, Italy) — A sixth body has been found in the wreckage of the Costa Concordia cruise ship that capsized off the coast of Tuscany as rescue workers continue searching for survivors in the part of the s…

New Rescues After Sinking of Cruise Ship, Costa Concordia

New Rescues After Sinking of Cruise Ship, Costa Concordia

STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images(PORTO SANTO STEFANO, Italy) — A crew member of a luxury liner that hit a reef off the Italian coast and toppled over was hoisted to safety by helicopter on Sunday morning, and a honeymooning couple was rescued from their cabi…

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