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Boy, 8, nearly drowns on cruise ship; condition remains critical


An 8-year-old boy nearly drowned in a pool aboard Royal Caribbean’s Anthem of the Sea after being underwater between 8 and 10 minutes, according to the Coast Guard. TODAY’s Sheinelle Jones reports that the ship went back to port in New Jersey and the child was taken by helicopter to a hospital where he is in critical condition. (Run time: 1:37)