| May 27, 2013
| 6:50 PM
Bang Warren dismissed the pounding on her cabin door early Monday morning as "children playing a prank." Then a horn blared and she heard people running through the halls of the Grandeur of the Seas
A fire had broken out in the early morning hours...
| May 29, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Updated 6:27 p.m. May 29:
On Wednesday, Miami-based Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. said it estimates the direct financial impact of the fire aboard Royal Caribbean International's Grandeur of the Seas (net of insurance) will be a reduction of $0.10 per...
| May 20, 2013
| 12:13 PM
On the 11 p.m. Monday news, WKMG-Channel 6 will deliver a shocking report about a Disney Cruise Line employee fondling an 11-year-old girl and the strange events that followed.
The segment was not planned for the May ratings period. Tony Pipitone just...
| May 21, 2013
| 9:42 AM
WKMG-Channel 6's Tony Pipitone had a big surprise in his late Monday report about a girl's molestation on a Disney Cruise Line ship.
Disney had flown the suspect, a ship employee, to India after he confessed to Bahamian police.
"We have a signed...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 9:17 AM
South Floridians will have a chance to tour a replica Spanish galleon ship during its visit to Fort Lauderdale as part of the state’s ‘Viva Florida 500’ celebration.
El Galeon -- a 170-foot, 495 ton authentic wooden replica of a...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 2:54 AM
Ron King, a Port Canaveral police sergeant, was fired from his job after an internal investigation reportedly showed he offered some officers a hoodie target resembling Trayvon Martin to use for shooting practice, reports the Orlando Sentinel....
| Apr 15, 2013
| 1:25 PM
All 460 seats to the largest party of the year for Harford County's homeless and neglected animals are already sold out, but there are still plenty of ways to support the animals at the shelter.
The Humane Society of Harford County's Bow Wow Boogie will...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Heart disease killed a 64-year-old passenger on a cruise ship out of Baltimore, the FBI said Thursday, ruling out foul play and ending a brief mystery as to how the Virginia woman died last weekend.
"It's considered a natural death," FBI Special Agent...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:12 PM
There is much to love about this place we call home.
That's why, at this time of year, I like to take a break from the intense and the nonsense to share some of the things that I'm most thankful for in Central Florida.
Last year, readers helped me...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 4:47 PM
In local public-affairs programming this weekend: Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs is Lauren Rowe's guest on “Flashpoint.” The program airs at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. Topics include ethics reform, the domestic partner registry,...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 10:43 AM
Tom Forberg is the Disney Cruise Line's go-to captain. He has helmed all four of the company's ships, beginning with the Magic in 1998, the Wonder in '99, the Dream last year and the Fantasy, which makes its maiden voyage out of Port Canaveral Saturday....