Another Carnival cruise liner is experiencing problems with its propulsion system amid reports of power outages and overflowing toilets while docked in the Caribbean, one month after a fire crippled the Carnival Triumph in the Gulf of Mexico. A U.S. Coast Guard spokeswoman in Miami told the Associated Press Thursday that Carnival Dream’s captain reported possible trouble with the ship’s propulsion system. Petty Officer Sabrina Laberdesque said the ship has sewage and power and officials are working to correct the problems. She says the Coast Guard is not involved because the ship is moored.
Costa Concordia wreck may be moved to nearest port for breaking. Italy has authorized Costa Concordia to be moved to the nearby mainland port of Piombino for breaking after its refloating at Giglio, the Associated Press reports from Rome. Piombino is a small town in Tuscany’s Livorno province that has served as a staging headquarters for some of the salvage work.
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