TODAY   |  January 29, 2014

Cruise ship with sick passengers due back in NJ

A Royal Caribbean cruise packed with sick passengers is due back in a N.J. port today. The cruise was cut short after more than 600 passengers and crew members fell ill. Experts believe it could be the Norovirus.

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>>> well, it'll finally be home, sweet home today for a cruise ship packed with hundreds of sick passengers and crew members. royal caribbean 's " explorer of the seas " returns to new jersey's port two days early after 600 passengers and crew members fell ill. u.s. health officials boarded the ship to investigate the illnesses, but tests have not confirmed the cause. the ship's medical team has said the symptoms were consistent, though, with the norovirus.