HARTFORD - A mother and daughter from Connecticut are safe after the cruise ship disaster off the coast of Italy.

Meanwhile, the owner of the Italian cruise company now says the captain made unauthorized, unapproved changes to the ship's programmed course.

At least six people are dead and 15 still missing after the ship hit a reef off the Tuscan coast on Friday.

A couple from Minnesota are among the missing.

Divers in Italy ship wreck find 2 more bodies