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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 try to 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, …