Cruise ship Mardi Gras rescues 16 people stranded at sea, Carnival Cruise Line says

( CNN.com ) (CNN) — While cruising in open waters not too far from Cuba Friday morning, crew members of the cruise ship Mardi Gras spotted what had to be a chilling sight: a small vessel in rough seas stirred up by a tropical weather system. The crew saw the distressed vessel just before 8 a.m., Carnival Cruise Line said in a news blog. The Mardi … Continue reading Cruise ship Mardi Gras rescues 16 people stranded at sea, Carnival Cruise Line says