Texas' Abbott Decries Storm Aid Bill; White House BristlesThe White House on Friday sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that's already under attack as being way too small by lawmakers from states recently hit by hurricanes.
Texas Cities Seeking More Help With Recovery From Hurricane HarveyOfficials in southeast Texas are calling for state legislators to give communities more assistance as they continue to recover from Hurricane Harvey.
Governor Abbott Submits $60 Billion Request To Rebuild After HarveyThe Governor says on November 15th, the Trump administration will submit to Congress, a supplemental budget, which will include money for Texas.
Exxon Settles Pollution Case With Feds By Upgrading 8 PlantsExxon Mobil is settling air pollution cases with the Trump administration by promising to spend about $300 million on pollution-control technology at several plants along the Gulf Coast.
Texans Hit Hard By Harvey Rethink Climate ChangeSome of those who lost everything in Harvey said that they are starting to take the threat of climate change more seriously now, and they want President Trump to show more leadership on the issue.
Retail Gasoline Prices In Texas, Nationwide Continue To DropAverage retail gasoline prices in Texas and across the country continue a steady, month-long decline.
Hurricane Ophelia Moving Northeast In The AtlanticHurricane Ophelia is moving northeastwards far out over the Atlantic Ocean.
Tourism Drop Means Harvey Still Punishing Texas CoastTourists, who are the economic lifeblood of the Gulf Coast, likely won't return to the area until the rebuilding after Harvey is in full swing. But picking up the pieces may not truly begin without the profits that tourists bring.
Nate Marches Across U.S. East Coast, Dumping Heavy RainsNate slogged its way across the U.S. East Coast on Monday, dumping heavy rains and bringing gusty winds to inland states as a tropical depression.
Hurricane Nate Makes Landfall As Category 1 StormHurricane Nate has made landfall at the mouth of the Mississippi River as a Category 1 storm with winds of 85 mph.
Nate Takes Aim At Mexico, U.S. After Dousing Central AmericaTropical Storm Nate roared toward Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula after drenching Central America in rain that was blamed for at least 22 deaths, and forecasters said it could reach the U.S. Gulf Coast as a hurricane over the weekend.
Tropical Storm Nate Forms, May Reach US Coast By WeekendTropical Storm Nate has formed in the Caribbean Sea, near coast of Nicaragua. The storm is forecast to move north toward US Gulf Coast by the weekend.