The cruise ship SS United States, which once crossed the Atlantic at record speeds with celebrities and heads of state, is tied to a pier in Philadelphia, Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011. The nonprofit SS ... more 
The cruise ship SS United States, which once crossed the Atlantic at record speeds with celebrities and heads of state, is tied to a pier in Philadelphia, Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011. The nonprofit SS United States Conservancy said Tuesday it has taken ownership of the famous cruise ship, decommissioned in 1969, from Norwegian Cruise Lines and its parent. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Matt Rourke
Tue, Feb 1, 2011 6:52 PM EST