"When you're on a boat in the middle of the ocean and water is pouring down the stairs, you're thinking 'this is not going to end well".
The family had taken the cruise to celebrate the 80th birthday of a family patriarch, with 21 family members on board.
Cruise AV: GM Removes the Steering Wheel
If NHTSA gives the approval, General Motors Co . will still require permission from states to run the cars without steering wheel. It has filed a petition with the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration to test the robocars.
"The waves were over 40 feet and it was continuous - children crying, people seasick, vomiting all over the boat".
"People were getting sick", Mr Ross told Newsday said.
Some passengers said they felt "traumatized" and that their lives were put in danger. "It was so tilted I was shaking".
In another post on Twitter, water can be seen dripping near the stairwells on deck 6 as housekeeping staff is hard at work trying to limit the damage. "But they wanted to get all those new customers with new money with a 14-day cruise". All guests will receive a refund of one day of their cruise fare, in the form of an onboard credit. "All guests and crew are safe", a spokesman said. "We sincerely apologize to our guests for these stronger than expected weather conditions and any resulting discomfort they may have experienced", the company's statement read. It wasn't so much about safety.
CBS2 reached out to other cruise lines. "I think Norwegian did a great job of handling the communications and just making sure we were informed".
Last year, federal judges ordered 28 state legislative districts redrawn, ruling those were illegal racial gerrymanders. It was the first time federal judges had ruled that a congressional map was unconstitutional because of gerrymandering.
The bundled Type-C cable also comes with a Type-A adapter, similar to what we saw in the WD My Passport SSD . The SanDisk Extream Portable SSD is priced at $100 for the 250GB model and $700 for the 2TB model.
AA Roadwatch are advising motorists to drive with care, as the smoke may be affecting visibility on St Margaret's Road. Drones were also used to help the firefighters analyze the situation and decide where to direct their resources.
Angela Merkel is heading into the final day of make-or-break negotiations to determine her future as Germany's leader. A new coalition government would see Merkel at the helm of Europe's biggest economy for a fourth term in office.
A gunman opened fire at a Sunday service killing 26 people and injuring 20 more in Sutherland Springs, Texas , on November 5. Ryland's stepmother, Joann Lookingbill Ward, was among the dead as well as her daughters Brooke, 5, and Emily, 7.
National Basketball Association star LeBron James , rapper Diddy and other artists have also responded with outrage to the image. Meanwhile musician The Weeknd , who has collaborated and modelled for H&M said he was cutting all ties with the retailer.
You will also be able to see all the hashtags your friends follow just like how you can see which accounts they follow. The Instagram Story which will be posted on Instagram will be posted as a WhatsApp status like the rest of WhatsApp .
Marriott president and chief executive Arne Sorenson soon issued a lengthy apology letter, which described the like as "careless". It triggered an uproar on Chinese social media as Tibet is an "autonomous region" firmly under Chinese control since the 1950s.
On Thursday, the TV host announced on both her show and Twitter that her father passed away earlier this week at the age of 92. Notaro is also a frequent guest on Ellen , and she said DeGeneres had one request for her Tonight Show appearance.
The M-28 Davey Crockett was America's smallest nuclear capable weapon, with a yield between 10 and 20 tons TNT equivalent. The largest nuclear weapon now in America's is the B83, with a maximum yield of 1.2 megatons of TNT.
Power restored at Consumer Electronics Show
CES, celebrating its 51st birthday, has more exhibitors than ever this year - 4,000 from 150 countries. At Intel's booth , a woman played the violin to entertain the attendees caught in the dark.
Call of Duty: WWII Zombies - The Darkest Shore Trailer
In The Darkest Shore , you'll run into new types of zombies which will be faster, smarter, and more aggressive than ever before. Activision has just released a new trailer to whet your appetite and to showcase some of what is to come once this is released.
Even Jeff Sessions' home state of Alabama supports legal weed
According to the numbers, 60.2% of respondents in Alabama support cannabis legalization, for medical and/or recreational use. It's taking away the rights of states to have a say in regulation, which apparently has angered conservatives and liberals.
Everton readying £20 million offer for Arsenal attacker
Tosun told the club's official website: "I can say that I am a very good and risky striker when I am in the penalty box". Asked if the move was motivated by Walcott's global ambitions, Wenger said: "Yeah of course, everyone wants to play".