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  • Nightmare At Sea     Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 4:55 PM ET

    Carnival Triumph passengers disembarked from 10:15pm ET to 1am ET. NBC's Chris Pollone reports the latest.

  • Sewage stenches, dwindling food supplies, makeshift beds: See what passengers experienced inside the Carnival Triumph.

  • Just How Big Is the Cruise Business?     Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 11:07 AM ET

    The number of cruise ship passengers this year is estimated to be more than twice the number who cruised in 2008, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso Cabrera. One reason: there are a lot more new ships, she says.

  • The crippled cruise liner Carnival Triumph limps into port guided by tug boats February 14, 2013 in Mobile, Alabama.

    As the Carnival Triumph inches toward port, attention is turning to what rights its passengers have. But the cruise industry receives less oversight than the airline industry. The Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Stricken Carnival Cruise Ship Docks in Mobile, Alabama Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 11:00 PM ET

    Reeking of raw sewage, a crippled cruise ship carrying more than 4,200 people docked at a port in Mobile, Alabama, on Thursday.

  • Cruise Nightmare     Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 7:43 PM ET

    NBC's Jay Gray reports Carnival will be reimbursing the passengers for their expenses of the cruise, and also $500; and Diana Furchtgott-Roth, Manhattan Institute senior fellow; and CNBC Contributors James Pethokoukis and Dan Greenhaus, weigh in.

  • Carnival Cruise Damage Control     Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 4:41 PM ET

    The Carnival Triumph will now take 7-10 hours in order to dock the vessel, and 4-5 hours for passengers to disembark the ship, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs and NBC's Jay Gray; and Andrew Stoltmann of the Stoltmann Law Offices, says passengers can sue Carnival, but that they will have to show a physical injury.

  • CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports the 4 tugboats are again pulling the Carnival Triumph, but that the cruise ship still may not be able to dock once it reaches Mobile Bay in Alabama.

  • Carnival Warns on Earnings; Cancels 12 More Cruises Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 4:00 PM ET
    The cruise ship Carnival Triumph sits idle February 11, 2013 in the Gulf of Mexico.

    Carnival warned that the Triumph mishap will reduce its earnings and canceled a dozen more cruises aboard the ship.

  • Carnival Cruise Passenger on Conditions     Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 3:12 PM ET

    NBC's Jay Gray reports the Carnival Triumph has stopped off the Alabama coast due to a broken towline; and Ed Buck is currently a Carnival Triumph passenger, and offers insight on the conditions of the boat. Also, Bridgit Aplin is a family member of passengers, and shares what she has heard from there.

  • Future Cruise Traffic Affected?     Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 2:36 PM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports one of the four tugboats pulling the Carnival Triumph has broke. CruiseCritic.com editor-in-chief Carolyn Spender Brown, shares her opinions on whether this story will affect future cruise traffic.

  • Tug Boats Pulling Carnival Ship to Port     Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 2:00 PM ET

    The Carnival Triumph is being towed into port in Mobile, Alabama, with NBC's Janet Shamlian and U.S. Coast Guard Bobby Nash. Paul Argenti, Dartmouth Professor of Corporate Communication and Gene Sloan, The Cruise Log, weigh in on what kind of damage could be done to Carnival's reputation.

  • Cruising For a Bruising     Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 1:14 PM ET

    Discussing what the stranded Carnival cruise will do to the company and the cruise industry as a whole, with Jaime Katz, Morningstar equity analyst. NBC's Janet Shamlian reports the latest on Carnival Triumph.

  • NBC's Jay Gray reports passengers aboard Carnival Triumph say conditions are getting worse; and Debra Borchardt of TheStreet says her sister-in-law and niece are aboard the cruise right now, and offers insight on what they're saying.

  • Carnival Triumph Headed to Mobile, Alabama     Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 1:24 PM ET

    The Carnival Triumph is being towed to a port in Mobile, Alabama, after an engine fire left it adrift in the Gulf of Mexico. NBC's Janet Shamlian is awaiting the ship's arrival.

  • Conditions on Disabled Cruise Ship in Dispute Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 7:55 AM ET
    The cruise ship Carnival Triumph sits idle February 11, 2013 in the Gulf of Mexico. According to the Coast Guard, the ship lost propulsion power February 10, after a fire broke out in the engine room.

    A cruise line said it is making the passengers stranded aboard a disabled ship in the Gulf of Mexico as comfortable as possible, contradicting the accounts of some passengers who told relatives of filthy, hot conditions and limited access to food.

  • Coast Guard Captain on 'Triumph'     Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 11:36 AM ET

    Greg McGee, Coast Guard Captain of Vigorous provides an update on the disabled ship, "Truimph", stranded at sea for the last few days. Also, Kevin Sheehan, Norwegian Cruise CEO, weighs in on the stranded ship and discusses the direction of his company's stock and its business model.

  • Engine Fire Strands Carnival Cruise Passengers     Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 10:43 AM ET

    Rachael Rothman, Susquehanna Financial Group, explains whether the engine mishap could impact the company's stock.

  • Wyndham CEO on Strong Earnings Results     Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013 | 10:40 AM ET

    Stephen Holmes, chairman & CEO of Wyndham Worldwide, explains how his company was able to post strong fourth quarter numbers and discusses growing demand in lodging and vacation ownership.

  • Hot Housing Play: Hotel REITs?     Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 2:49 PM ET

    If you are looking for a hot and hidden housing play, maybe you should check out housing REITs. Ken Cruse, Sunstone president & CEO and Michael D. Barnello, LaSalle Hotel Properties president & CEO, discuss the hotel business.