Carnival http://wlrn.org en Carnival Will Close Out With Parade In Sun Life Stadium On Sunday http://wlrn.org/post/carnival-will-close-out-parade-sun-life-stadium-sunday <p></p><p>The walk up of parties for the Miami Broward Carnival weekend has officially begun.</p><p>Still, the big parade at Sun Life Stadium with all the bands isn&rsquo;t until Sunday and that means plenty of people are still hustling on the last minute preps, such as finishing the bright shiny costumes.&nbsp;</p><p>Inside one garage in Miramar the sewing crew hums to soca beats as they glue yet another rhinestone onto another skirt of a Carnival costume. Music plays from the computer.</p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 22:21:12 +0000 Karen Rundlet 22002 at http://wlrn.org Carnival Will Close Out With Parade In Sun Life Stadium On Sunday More Than 7 Months After Triumph Fire, Carnival Tries To Correct Course http://wlrn.org/post/more-7-months-after-triumph-fire-carnival-tries-correct-course <p><span style="color: rgb(26, 39, 50); font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 19px; text-align: left; ">Smiling children wave. A happy couple dances by the pool. Family members play miniature golf with a view of the ocean, and a man asks a woman to be his wife. There are sunsets, kisses and giant ships serving as backgrounds for vacation snapshots.</span></p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 15:20:03 +0000 Hannah Sampson 21375 at http://wlrn.org More Than 7 Months After Triumph Fire, Carnival Tries To Correct Course Carnival's Earnings Hit By String Of Cruise Ship Problems http://wlrn.org/post/carnivals-earnings-hit-string-cruise-ship-problems Miami-based Carnival Corp., the world's largest cruise operator, reported a third quarter profit nearly a third lower than a year ago following a series of embarrassing and deadly mishaps involving its ships.<p>Carnival turned a $934 million profit for the period June through August, down 30 percent from the same quarter in 2012.<p>The company owns several cruise lines, including Carnival, Holland America, Princess and Costa, whose Costa Concordia liner wrecked on the Tuscan coast last year, killing 32 people. Tue, 24 Sep 2013 18:48:50 +0000 Scott Neuman 21102 at http://wlrn.org Carnival's Earnings Hit By String Of Cruise Ship Problems Carnival Cruise Ship Triumph Relaunches With Infamous Name Still Attached http://wlrn.org/post/carnival-cruise-ship-triumph-relaunches-infamous-name-still-attached <p>Thursday was a big day for one of the largest publicly traded companies in South Florida.</p><p>Miami-based Carnival Corporation sent back to sea one of its more storied vessels: The Carnival Triumph.</p><p>In February an engine fire knocked out the Triumph’s power. No one was injured, but passengers complained of food shortages and a lack of working toilets.</p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 12:15:50 +0000 Kenny Malone 15727 at http://wlrn.org Carnival Cruise Ship Triumph Relaunches With Infamous Name Still Attached