Jim Copeland, Triumph passenger and Kap’s brother-in-law, relates his experience on the malfunctioning cruise ship since an engine room fire left the ship immobile in the Gulf of Mexico with limited power.
The cruise liner Carnival Triumph suffered an engine room fire that resulted in the shutdown of critical systems. As a result, the thousands of people on board have had to suffer through days of unbearable conditions as the boat was towed to shore.
The owner of a River North restaurant and tavern is suing the city after it was briefly shut down last weekend, charging racial bias was the reason for the closure. But the city says Nouveau Tavern was operating without appropriate licenses. […]