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10-Year-Old Girl Drowns On Norwegian Cruise Line Ship

A 10-year-old girl drowned in a swimming pool aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship off the Carolinas and the ship immediately sailed to a nearby port in Florida, the U.S. Coast Guard said Monday.

05/19/2015

File photo of a ferry. (Credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Larger Waistlines Mean Smaller Capacity For Commercial Water Transit

The United States Coast Guard has scaled back the maximum number of passengers allowed on a given ferry, resulting in a lower maximum capacity rate for commercial vessels such as the Savannah Belles Ferry.

12/19/2011