The Miami Herald reported that Discovery Cruise Line, which is known for operating day cruises to the Bahamas plans to discontinue services starting September 7.

It is unknown whether this is a temporary hiatus or whether the cruise liner is going out of business for good. According to the Herald, the cruise line announced

Cruise West Ceases Operations - Refunds - CancellationsCruise West has announced that it will cease most of its operations tomorrow September 18th.  The statement of the company can be read here.

The Federal Maritime Comission has provided us with the following statement regarding the cancellations of cruises by Cruise West:

Update: According to Cruise West, the September 22 Danube cruise will