164,000-ton cruise ship with 4,000 passengers runs aground during Caribbean voyage

A 164,000-ton cruise ship has run aground in the Dominican Republic. Norwegian Escape, a 2015-built megaship which can accommodate over 4,000 passengers, hit the seabed as it pulled away from Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic, damaging the ship’s hull. The rest of the cruise has now been canceled, with passengers being evacuated at Puerto […]