Obama Delivers Statement On Juneteenth ObservancePresident Obama delivered a statement Sunday to commemorate Juneteenth.
5-Year Old Bitten By Shark Near Galveston Authorities in Galveston, Texas, say a 5-year-old girl has been taken to a hospital after a shark bit her leg.
Galveston County Judge Declares Local Disaster Over OystersThe leader of one Texas county has declared a disaster in an effort to assist oyster farmers struggling following recent heavy rain and flooding.
Child Bitten By Shark In GalvestonThe Galveston County Health District reported on Twitter Tuesday night a 5-year-old girl was bitten on the leg by a shark.
Once-Fugitive Real Estate Heir Robert Durst To Be SentencedReal estate heir Robert Durst will soon learn whether a federal judge will accept a 7-year-and-one-month sentence on a weapons charge that's kept him in Louisiana pending a murder trial in California.
Damaged Cruise Ship To Turn Around, Sail Back To Home PortA Royal Caribbean cruise ship that ran into high winds and rough seas in the Atlantic Ocean on Sunday is turning around and sailing back to its home port.
Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Texas Ice Pick SlayingA Texas man has been sentenced to life in prison for a 2014 slaying using an ice pick.
Shark Bites West Texas Teen's Foot At A Galveston BeachA 13-year-old West Texas boy was hospitalized after a shark bit him in the back of his foot while he was wading along a Galveston beach.
5 Best Beach Towns In TexasA visit to the Texas Coast is a great way to stay cool over the summer.
Barges Collide Near Houston Ship ChannelEmergency personnel have extinguished a fire aboard a barge carrying petroleum after the vessel collided with another barge near the entrance to the Houston Ship Channel.
North Texas Prepares For Tropical Storm BillTropical Storm Bill is churning in the Gulf of Mexico, and is expected to reach shore on Tuesday around Matagorda with wind speeds reaching as high as 60 mph.
66 Pounds Of Cocaine Wash Ashore In GalvestonHouston media outlets report 66 pounds of cocaine in 30 individually wrapped bundles were found Monday by the Galveston Police Department.