Edition:
United States
Pictures | Sat May 5, 2012 | 3:28pm EDT

Costa puts hopes on new flagship after cruise disaster

A man walks inside the new Costa Fascinosa ship at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

A man walks inside the new Costa Fascinosa ship at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

A man walks inside the new Costa Fascinosa ship at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
Close
1 / 9
The new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
Close
2 / 9
The new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
Close
3 / 9
A navigation officer sits on the bridge of the new Costa Fascinosa ship at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

A navigation officer sits on the bridge of the new Costa Fascinosa ship at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

A navigation officer sits on the bridge of the new Costa Fascinosa ship at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
Close
4 / 9
The new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
Close
5 / 9
The deck of new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The deck of new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The deck of new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
Close
6 / 9
The deck of new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The deck of new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The deck of new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
Close
7 / 9
The new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The new Costa Fascinosa ship is seen at Venice harbour May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
Close
8 / 9
A view of the Costa Concordia cruise ship that ran aground off the west coast of Italy, at Giglio island in this January 18, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Max Rossi/Files

A view of the Costa Concordia cruise ship that ran aground off the west coast of Italy, at Giglio island in this January 18, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Max Rossi/Files

A view of the Costa Concordia cruise ship that ran aground off the west coast of Italy, at Giglio island in this January 18, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Max Rossi/Files
Close
9 / 9

Next Slideshows

Europe must balance austerity with growth: EU's Rehn

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Europe needs to balance cutting its debt with measures to stimulate growth, the region's top economics official said on Saturday, as...

May 05 2012

Buffett: Wal-Mart may have made a mistake in Mexico

OMAHA, Nebraska (Reuters) - Warren Buffett on Saturday told Berkshire Hathaway Inc shareholders that he has not changed his opinion about Wal-Mart Stores Inc or...

May 05 2012

FCC rejects Liberty Media bid for Sirius XM control

(Reuters) - A federal regulator dismissed John Malone's Liberty Media Corp's application to take control of Sirius XM Radio Inc with its current stake of 40...

May 05 2012

Buffett says recently mulled $22 billion deal

OMAHA, Nebraska (Reuters) - Warren Buffett on Saturday said he recently mulled doing a $22 billion acquisition for his Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

May 05 2012

MORE IN PICTURES

Milan Fashion Week

Milan Fashion Week

Backstage and collection highlights from Milan.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Hurricane Maria slams Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria slams Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria dumped heavy rain on the U.S. territory after destroying buildings and knocking out power to the entire island.

Mexico races to find survivors at collapsed school

Mexico races to find survivors at collapsed school

Rescuers labor against the odds to save a 12-year-old schoolgirl and other possible survivors trapped beneath the collapsed Enrique Rebsamen School after an earthquake in central Mexico.

Today in Sports

Today in Sports

Our top sports photography of the day.

Mexico reels after devastating earthquake

Mexico reels after devastating earthquake

Rescuers toil to find survivors in the rubble a day after a devastating earthquake in central Mexico killed more than 200 people.

Rohingya flee Myanmar violence

Rohingya flee Myanmar violence

Violence in Myanmar that began last month has forced more than 421,000 Rohingya to seek refuge in Bangladesh.

Countdown to German election

Countdown to German election

On the campaign trail as Germans prepare to go to the polls.

London Fashion Week

London Fashion Week

Backstage and collection highlights from London.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast