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Safe Cruise

Project Safe Cruise Press Release: See www.projectsafecruise.blogspot.com & details below. Leave a message if you have experienced incidents involving poor security & safety practices of cruise lines. Hearings are scheduled; we will provide them to Congress. We must act to insure passenger safety. The current lack of safety & security is not acceptable especially after 9/11. On 5/12/05, we were on the Carnival Destiny near Aruba when an elderly couple disappeared without a trace.

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Government could save $50 billion per year by having two shifts of white collar employees work each day. Office space costs $50,000/year for each employee yet we only use space 30% of time. We can no longer afford to have banker's hours for all. With over 2 million federal employees this cost-free paradigm change could avoid lay offs/furloughs and reduce pollution. See new plan at http://whitecollargreenspace.blogspot.com/

Thursday, March 23, 2006

1 Dead, 11 Hurt in Cruise Ship Fire

MIAMI - A person was killed and 11 injured when a fire broke out on a cruise ship in the Caribbean early Thursday, a cruise line executive said.
The Star Princess was en route from Grand Cayman to Jamaica when the blaze started in a cabin and then spread to other rooms, according to a statement from Princess Cruises, which is owned by Miami-based Carnival Corp. Carnival Corp. Chief Financial Officer Gerald Cahill confirmed the fatality and injuries during a conference call. He said at least two of the injured were suffering from smoke inhalation.

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