Puerto Rico

Fire erupts on cruise ship off Puerto Rico

by latimes.com More than 500 passengers were being evacuated on Wednesday from a ship that caught fire about a mile off Puerto Rico's north coast. The fire was still burning aboard the Caribbean Fantasy, a combination cruise and ferry vessel, as the U.S. Coast Guard began bringing passengers into the San...
A tropical beach will be just the thing to escape from winter's chill.

As fall starts to usher in colder days and longer nights, the season's pumpkin-flavored charm starts to fade into anticipatory dread. Winter is coming, and the outlook is bad for the ice-and-snow averse. If you're already counting down the minutes until next spring, resolve...
Tiny Baby Born On Cruise Ship

by Lindsay Whitehurst of sun-sentinel.com A Utah woman who unexpectedly gave birth on a cruise ship months before her due date says she wrapped towels around the 1 1/2-pound boy and, with the help of medical staff, managed to keep him alive until the ship from Fort Lauderdale reached...