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A new CDC report found the coronavirus on surfaces aboard the Diamond Princess 17 days after passengers disembarked, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it could have infected people

A new report from the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention found traces of the coronavirus in the cabins of the Diamond Princess cruise ship 17 days after passengers disembarked, but before the surfaces were disinfected. Tara C. Smith, an infectious disease epidemiologist at Kent State University, warned against misinterpreting […]
A new CDC report found the coronavirus on surfaces aboard the Diamond Princess 17 days after passengers disembarked, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it could have infected people
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Carnival’s CEO says the coronavirus can be contained on cruises because ‘the ship is so large’ amid criticism of the company’s slow reaction to the pandemic

Carnival’s Diamond Princess cruise ship became a hotbed for infection in the early days of the coronavirus outbreak, infecting more than 700 passengers and crew members on board. In an interview with “Axios on HBO,” Carnival CEO Arnold Donald said his company wasn’t to blame for the outbreak on the […]
Carnival’s CEO says the coronavirus can be contained on cruises because ‘the ship is so large’ amid criticism of the company’s slow reaction to the pandemic
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More than 100 Americans who were on the Diamond Princess cruise ship have finally gone home. 2 shared photos and details from their quarantine on a military base.

About 140 Americans evacuated from the coronavirus-stricken Diamond Princess cruise ship finished their US quarantine on Monday and headed home. Two students shared photos from their experience of being quarantined at a military base in California. During the quarantine, they played soccer, scoured laundry rooms for hand sanitizer, and got […]
More than 100 Americans who were on the Diamond Princess cruise ship have finally gone home. 2 shared photos and details from their quarantine on a military base.
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People on a remote tropical island violently protested a sister cruise ship to the Diamond Princess stopping there, despite no known coronavirus cases on board

Thirty people on a remote tropical island off east Africa violently tried to stop cruise-ship passengers reaching the mainland on Sunday out of fear that they could be carrying the coronavirus. The Sun Princess docked at the French territory of Réunion Island on Sunday. There are no coronavirus cases on […]
People on a remote tropical island violently protested a sister cruise ship to the Diamond Princess stopping there, despite no known coronavirus cases on board
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As Diamond Princess crew members finally leave the coronavirus-stricken cruise ship, Japanese officials admit the quarantine ‘may not have been perfect’

Crew members began leaving the coronavirus-stricken Diamond Princess cruise ship after weeks of quarantine on Thursday. Japanese officials admitted that the quarantine “may not have been perfect” and said they could not isolate workers properly because they needed to run the cruise ship. “We suspected some of the cruise staff […]
As Diamond Princess crew members finally leave the coronavirus-stricken cruise ship, Japanese officials admit the quarantine ‘may not have been perfect’