In Europe, business booms when cruise ships arrive — but is it worth the bother?

In Europe, business booms when cruise ships arrive — but is it worth the bother?

JUDY WOODRUFF: Some of Europe’s most beautiful waterfront cities are joining forces to tryto reduce the impact of cruise ships.Venice will ban larger ships from entering the city’s historic center, a result of citizens’protests, after a cruise liner crashed into a pier earlier this summer.Restrictions are being imposed in Belgium, Croatia, and Greece, in places […]

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Migrants risk crossing the Alps fleeing Italy’s crackdown

Migrants risk crossing the Alps fleeing Italy’s crackdown

>>Sreenivasan: PASSAGE FROM ONECOUNTRY TO ANOTHER IS NEVER EASYFOR MIGRANTS FORCED TO DEPART OREVEN FLEE THEIR HOMES DUE TOWANT OR WAR OR PERSECUTION.BUT ONE PARTICULAR PATH WITHINEUROPE HAS BECOME ESPECIALLYTREACHEROUS, THOUGH NOT ENOUGHSO TO STOP THE FLOW OF PEOPLE ONA QUEST FOR A BETTER LIFE.NEWSHOUR WEEKEND SPECIALCORRESPONDENT CHRISTOPHERLIVESAY AND VIDEOGRAPHERALESSANDRO PAVONE HAVE OURREPORT FROM THE […]

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