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Passengers stand on the deck of the Diamond Princess cruise ship anchored at Yokohama Port in Yokohama, near Tokyo, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020. Japan’s health ministry said Wednesday that 39 new cases of a virus have been confirmed on the cruise ship quarantined at the Japanese port. (Yuta Omori/Kyodo News via AP)

Q&A: How virus is impacting Asia's cruises and passengers

Feb. 12, 2020 1:41 PM EST

A new viral outbreak is wreaking havoc on cruises in Asia, where some passengers are stranded aboard ships and others can't leave China. Japan's health ministry has confirmed 174 cases of the virus aboard Carnival Corp.'s Diamond Princess, which is docked in Yokohama, Japan. The ship that carried 3,700 passengers...

Thailand yields to virus fears, bars docking of cruise ship

Feb. 11, 2020 7:58 AM EST

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai health authorities have barred a cruise ship from docking that has already been turned away by the Philippines, Taiwan and Japan out of concern over a new virus, although no cases have been confirmed on board. The chief of the Department of Disease Control, Suwanchai...

DuPont, Carnival fall; Microsoft, Tesla rise

Jan. 30, 2020 4:48 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Thursday: Microsoft Corp., up $4.74 to $172.78 The software company handily beat Wall Street's profit forecasts on sharp gains from its cloud computing business. DuPont de Nemours Inc., down $4.97 to $52.72 The chemicals company reported...

Carnival insists progress in curbing cruise ship pollution

Jan. 8, 2020 5:30 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Top Carnival Corp. executives told a skeptical federal judge Wednesday that progress is being made to curb the world's largest cruise line's chronic ocean pollution problems. At one point in a hearing, Senior U.S. District Judge Patricia Seitz asked Carnival Chairman Micky Arison directly...

SmileDirectClub, Occidental rise; Cal-Maine, Xerox fall

Jan. 6, 2020 4:19 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Monday: Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., up 48 cents to $16.56. The home furnishings company made $250 million from the sale of retail and other properties to Oak Street Real Estate Capital. Boeing Co., up 98 cents to $333.74. An internal...