Penn National, Carnival form strategic alliance Penn National Gaming (PENN) and Carnival Cruise Lines (CCL) announced that they have formed an alliance to offer an array of cruise benefits to players club members at 18 Penn National-operated casinos in the United States. Beginning in mid-April, guests of Penn National's casinos will be eligible to receive complimentary Caribbean and Mexican cruises or other cruise offers and discounts throughout the year aboard Carnival's 24 ships based on their level of play.
Princess Cruises ship hit with norovirus, CDC says The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that 172 on a Princess Cruises Ship have become sick from norovirus. The voyage dates are October 18-November 16. Princess Cruises is a brand of Carnival. Reference Link