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Costa Concordia Deaths

Court Docs Detail Tragic Final Moments From Costa Concordia Victims

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.06.2013 | World

Sixty pages of court documents presented by the prosecution to an Italian court earlier this week have revealed new details about the final moments of...

Captain Blamed Mainly For Deadly Costa Concordia Shipwreck

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 11.13.2012 | World

ROME — Court-appointed experts have squarely blamed the captain of a cruise ship that ran aground off Italy for the wreckage and deaths of 32 pe...

More Costa Concordia Bodies Found

AP | Posted 03.22.2012 | World

GIGLIO, Italy -- Search crews in Italy have found five more bodies in the wreck of the Costa Concordia cruise ship, which struck a reef off an Italian...

Relatives Remember Loved Ones One Month After Crash

AP | By SIMONE CAMILLI | Posted 02.14.2012 | Travel

GIGLIO, Italy -- Tossing bouquets of red roses into the sea, the relatives of people still missing one month after the Costa Concordia cruise ship dis...

Cruise Line Offers $14,460 Per Person For Concordia Cruise

AP | By NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 03.28.2012 | Travel

ROME -- How much is it worth to suffer through a terrifying cruise ship grounding? Italian ship operator Costa Crociere SpA on Friday put the figure ...

2 More Bodies Recovered From The Costa Concordia

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2012 | World

GIGLIO, Italy, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Divers on Monday found two more bodies on deck number four of the Costa Concordia, the capsized cruise liner resti...

Another Victim Found In Costa Concordia Wreckage

Reuters | Antonella Cinelli | Posted 03.23.2012 | World

GIGLIO, Italy - The operators of the Costa Concordia faced questions over their share of the blame for the shipwreck, as divers recovered another body...

Sinking Trust

Joseph F. Coughlin | Posted 03.21.2012 | Science
Joseph F. Coughlin

The sinking of public trust is integral to our faith in complex social and technical systems that undergird everyday life, our confidence in each other, and ultimately our belief that we can build a better future together.

Passengers From Across The World Plan Class Action Suit

Posted 09.11.2012 | Travel

As the search of the capsized Costa Concordia is suspended, passengers from across the world are planning a class action lawsuit against the cruise li...

Concordia Disaster Could Cost Cruise Industry Millions

AP | By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ | Posted 01.17.2012 | Travel

NEW YORK -- The capsizing of the Costa Concordia could not have come at a worse time for the cruise industry – right at the start of the peak bo...

Survivors Of Sinking Cruise Ship Recount Horrifying Scenes

Posted 01.17.2012 | World

The old adage says that the captain goes down with his ship, but in the case of the Costa Concordia, survivor accounts allege that Captain Francesco S...

Transcript: Cruise Ship Captain Argues With Italian Coast Guard Over Abandoning Ship

AP | Posted 01.17.2012 | World

By The Associated Press -- Here is a translation of the transcript of the conversation between Capt. Francesco Schettino, commander of the grounde...

Death Toll Climbs In Costa Concordia Tragedy

AP | Posted 01.19.2012 | World

By NICOLE WINFIELD and COLLEEN BARRY, Associated Press ROME (AP) -- Italian media say five more bodies have been found aboard a cruise ship that c...

WATCH: British Newlyweds Talk Surviving Concordia Disaster

Posted 01.17.2012 | Travel

British newlyweds Ian and Janice Donoff were taking in a magic show aboard the Costa Concordia when the lights went off and there was a loud noise, th...

Captain Of Stricken Italian Cruise Ship Detained

Associated Press | Posted 03.15.2012 | World

ROME, Jan 14 (Reuters) - The captain of the Italian cruise ship which ran aground late on Friday has been detained by police, Italian news agencies ...