Thousands Throng To New Orleans For Fat Tuesday CelebrationsThousands of people are expected to throng the streets for Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans. Fat Tuesday is the culmination of the city and region's Carnival season.
Carnival Season Begins With Ride Of Phunny Phorty PhellowsThe countdown to Mardi Gras is beginning in New Orleans, marked by a streetcar full of raucous costumed revelers.
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Two Teens Injured After Falling Out Of Carnival Ride Two teenagers are recovering after being injured when they fell out of a carnival ride at a West Texas church bazaar.
Carnival, Texas Passengers In Court Over Disabled Ship About three dozen passengers who sailed on the ill-fated Carnival Triumph cruise ship that drifted at sea for days are hoping to collect thousands of dollars apiece as a result of lingering medical and mental problems they say were caused by their nightmarish experience.
Guide To New Orleans' 2014 Mardi GrasMardi Gras 2014 may be a few weeks away, but Carnival season has already begun in New Orleans, with brightly colored parades throughout the city and much more to come.
Two Texans File Lawsuits Against Carnival, But Cruise Line Has AdvantageLawsuits are already filed in this month's disastrous Triumph cruise ship voyage, but the legal deck is stacked in parent company Carnival's favor.
Passengers Slog Home After 'Horrible' CruisePassengers who finally escaped the disabled Carnival cruise ship were checking into hotels early Friday for a hot shower, food and sleep or boarding buses for a long haul home.
Passengers Describe Decrepit Cruise ConditionsA Carnival spokesman says the towing of a disabled cruise ship that has been stranded in the Gulf of Mexico for days is taking longer than anticipated.
Carnival Cruise Ship Had Prior Problems Says Former PassengerPassengers on the Carnival Triumph have described hallways filled with sewage, people fighting over food, and sickness sweeping over the ship.
Disabled Cruise Ship's Conditions In DisputeA cruise line said that it is making the passengers aboard a disabled ship in the Gulf of Mexico as comfortable as possible, contradicting the accounts of some passengers.
Texans Stranded On Cruise Ship In The GulfAngie South of Allen was counting down the days until the cruise she had planned with 14 girlfriends. The four-day voyage on the Carnival Triumph, however, did not go so triumphantly.