You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

Market Mover

Carnival scraps ship’s sailings till April

Carnival Corp.’s Triumph floated aimlessly until Tuesday.

US Coast Guard via AFP/Getty Images

Carnival Corp.’s Triumph floated aimlessly until Tuesday.

Continue reading below

Carnival Cruise Lines canceled voyages through April aboard the Triumph, a ship plagued by mechanical problems in recent weeks and finally­ left powerless in the Gulf of Mexico after an engine-room fire on Sunday. Carnival’s announcement came Wednesday as the Triumph­ was being towed to Mobile, Ala., with more than 4,000 people on board, some of whom have told relatives they have limited food and access­ to bathrooms.

Loading comments...
Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
Please enter a valid email will never post anything without asking.
Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of