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Health Officials: More Than 200 Sickened On San Diego-Bound Cruise Ships

Federal health officials say about 200 people have come down with vomiting and diarrhea aboard two San Diego-bound cruise ships.


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Holiday Cheer Comes For Make-A-Wish Kids With Annual Harbor Cruise In Newport Beach

The Holiday Harbor Cruise for Wish Kids was underway on Balboa Island Monday night, with visits from Santa and special gifts.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/01/2014


Float 300ft Above The Ocean In A Giant Glass Pod

Royal Caribbean is set to launch a new series of “Quantum” class cruise ships in 2015 that will feature many new amenities, including an unrivaled view of the horizon.


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The Most Expensive Cruise In The World

Whether 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.


Lonnie Kocontes booking photo. (credit: U.S. Marshals)

Judge Rules Prosecutors Can Try Former OC Attorney Accused Of Throwing Wife Overboard

A judge Monday rejected the argument of defense attorneys that Orange County prosecutors lack jurisdiction in the case of a local man accused of killing his ex-wife on a cruise and throwing her body overboard.

CBS Los Angeles–07/29/2013

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: World Cruise Center

Officials at the Port of L.A. say their cruise business took a real dip during the recession, but now it’s steaming back.


Lonnie Kocontes booking photo. (credit: U.S. Marshals)

Former OC Attorney Accused Of Throwing Wife Overboard Extradited To California

The former Orange County attorney charged with strangling his ex-wife and throwing her overboard during a May 2006 cruise to Italy was extradited to Orange County Friday.


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Tickets For Inaugural ‘S.S. Coachella’ Cruises Go On Sale Saturday

Tickets will go on sale Saturday morning for the inaugural “S.S. Coachella” cruises, which set sail in December.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/20/2012

Rick Ehlert (courtesy CBS12/Federal Bureau of Investigations)

Thousand Oaks Businessman Gets Prison For Dropping Anchor Aboard Cruise Ship

Rick Ehlert, 45, will serve four months in prison for releasing the anchor on a commercial cruise liner while in international waters.


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Cruise Safely With Tips From The Travel Mom

Planning a family vacation? Don’t take off without some kid-friendly tips from Emily Kaufman, the Travel Mom.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/04/2012

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Disney Wonder To Leave Port Of Los Angeles In December

The Disney Wonder will cruise out of the Port of Los Angeles later this year to launch a new series of trips from Miami.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/24/2012

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Disney ‘Wonder’ Moves To Port Of Los Angeles

Disney Cruise Line moved its 964-foot ocean liner, Disney Wonder, to the Port of Los Angeles Friday morning.


The stranded Carnival cruise ship is towed to San Diego Harbor by tug boats on November 11, 2010 in San Diego, California. (Getty Images)

2 Arrested After Carnival Splendor Docks In San Diego

Two people were arrested after the Carnival Splendor was towed into a San Diego dock Thursday, it was announced Friday.


Passengers disembark from the Carnival Splendor in San Diego Harbor. (Getty Images)

Cruise Ship Passengers Return To San Diego Harbor

After being stranded off the coast of Southern California since Monday, the 4,500 passengers of the Carnival Splendor are back home.


(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Mikesa R. Ponder/Released)

Coast Guard Tug Boats Haul Stranded Cruise Ship

The Coast Guard says the stricken cruise ship
carrying thousands of passengers is on course to rendezvous with several more tug boats off the coast of California.