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Weary passengers head home after stinky Carnival cruise

Passengers cheer after disembarking from the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

Passengers cheer after disembarking from the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

Passengers cheer after disembarking from the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff
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Passengers leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

Passengers leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

Passengers leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff
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Passengers leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/Lyle Ratliff

Passengers leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/Lyle Ratliff

Passengers leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/Lyle Ratliff
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Passenger Kendall Jenkins, 24, from Houston, talks to reporters while leaving the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

Passenger Kendall Jenkins, 24, from Houston, talks to reporters while leaving the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

Passenger Kendall Jenkins, 24, from Houston, talks to reporters while leaving the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff
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Passengers leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

Passengers leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

Passengers leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff
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Passengers leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

Passengers leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

Passengers leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff
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Passengers wait to leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

Passengers wait to leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

Passengers wait to leave the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after reaching the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff
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The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the dock at the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the dock at the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the dock at the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff
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The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the dock as spectators watch at the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the dock as spectators watch at the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the dock as spectators watch at the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff
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Passengers on the Carnival Cruise ship Triumph huddle around a jury-rigged phone recharging staition in this February 14, 2013 handout photo courtesy of Jacob Combs. REUTERS/Jacob Combs/Handout

Passengers on the Carnival Cruise ship Triumph huddle around a jury-rigged phone recharging staition in this February 14, 2013 handout photo courtesy of Jacob Combs. REUTERS/Jacob Combs/Handout

Passengers on the Carnival Cruise ship Triumph huddle around a jury-rigged phone recharging staition in this February 14, 2013 handout photo courtesy of Jacob Combs. REUTERS/Jacob Combs/Handout
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Beds line one of the outdoor decks on the Carnival Cruise ship Triumph in this February 14, 2013 handout photo courtesy of Jacob Combs. REUTERS/Jacob Combs/Handout

Beds line one of the outdoor decks on the Carnival Cruise ship Triumph in this February 14, 2013 handout photo courtesy of Jacob Combs. REUTERS/Jacob Combs/Handout

Beds line one of the outdoor decks on the Carnival Cruise ship Triumph in this February 14, 2013 handout photo courtesy of Jacob Combs. REUTERS/Jacob Combs/Handout
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A bag of human waste lies in a box on the outdoor deck of a room on the Carnival Cruise ship Triumph in this February 14, 2013 handout photo courtesy of Jacob Combs. REUTERS/Jacob Combs/Handout

A bag of human waste lies in a box on the outdoor deck of a room on the Carnival Cruise ship Triumph in this February 14, 2013 handout photo courtesy of Jacob Combs. REUTERS/Jacob Combs/Handout

A bag of human waste lies in a box on the outdoor deck of a room on the Carnival Cruise ship Triumph in this February 14, 2013 handout photo courtesy of Jacob Combs. REUTERS/Jacob Combs/Handout
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The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff
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The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff
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The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff

The Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed towards the port of Mobile, Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Lyle Ratliff
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Beds line one of the outdoor decks on the Carnival Cruise ship Triumph in this February 14, 2013 handout photo courtesy of Jacob Combs. REUTERS/Jacob Combs/Handout

Beds line one of the outdoor decks on the Carnival Cruise ship Triumph in this February 14, 2013 handout photo courtesy of Jacob Combs. REUTERS/Jacob Combs/Handout

Beds line one of the outdoor decks on the Carnival Cruise ship Triumph in this February 14, 2013 handout photo courtesy of Jacob Combs. REUTERS/Jacob Combs/Handout
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People wave and hang signs at the side of their balconies on the cruise ship Carnival Triumph cruise ship in this video frame grab from NBC News taken off the coast of Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/NBC News/Handout

People wave and hang signs at the side of their balconies on the cruise ship Carnival Triumph cruise ship in this video frame grab from NBC News taken off the coast of Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/NBC News/Handout

People wave and hang signs at the side of their balconies on the cruise ship Carnival Triumph cruise ship in this video frame grab from NBC News taken off the coast of Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/NBC News/Handout
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The cruise ship Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed in this video frame grab from NBC News taken off the coast of Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/NBC News/Handout

The cruise ship Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed in this video frame grab from NBC News taken off the coast of Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/NBC News/Handout

The cruise ship Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed in this video frame grab from NBC News taken off the coast of Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/NBC News/Handout
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The cruise ship Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed in this video frame grab from NBC News taken off the coast of Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/NBC News/Handout

The cruise ship Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed in this video frame grab from NBC News taken off the coast of Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/NBC News/Handout

The cruise ship Carnival Triumph cruise ship is towed in this video frame grab from NBC News taken off the coast of Alabama, February 14, 2013. REUTERS/NBC News/Handout
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