Coast Guard escorts disabled cruise ship Carnival Triumph under tow to Alabama

Coast Guard escorts disabled cruise ship Carnival Triumph under tow to Alabama
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous began escorting the Carnival Triumph cruise ship Monday night after tugs began towing it toward Mobile, Ala., which is approximately 270 miles north. The Triumph reported a fire in the aft engine room Sunday morning, which was extinguished by the ships fire control system. No injuries were reported. The ship continues to operate on backup generators. googletag.cmd.push(function()...