BP Chairman Who Presided Over Gulf Spill Announces RetirementEnergy firm BP announced on Thursday that Carl-Henric Svanberg, the chairman who presided over the company during the Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico, has decided to retire.
Nate Aims At New Orleans: Will Pumps To Drain The City Work?When Tropical Storm Nate formed and forecasts put New Orleans in its projected path for this weekend, one big question loomed for residents and business owners: Will the pumps work?
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.
Tropical Storm Katia Forms In The Gulf Of MexicoAs Hurricane Irma continues to roar across the Caribbean on a path toward Florida, a new tropical storm has formed in the Gulf of Mexico. Tropical Storm Katia formed early Wednesday off the coast of Mexico.
Harvey Will Likely Become Hurricane SoonHarvey is currently a tropical storm, but is rapidly intensifying and will likely become a hurricane by the end of Thursday. The storm is on track to make landfall very early Saturday somewhere in the Corpus Christi area.
Tropical Depression Harvey On Path Toward TexasThe remnants of former Tropical Storm Harvey moved into the southern Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday night, and forecasters stated that it had reorganized as a tropical depression Wednesday morning.
Hurricane Franklin Makes Landfall On Coast Of MexicoThe National Hurricane Center says the storm reached the coastline about 80 miles southeast of Tuxpan, Mexico, early Thursday with maximum sustained winds of 85 mph.
Astronauts Train On Mock-Up NASA Capsule In Gulf Of MexicoNASA astronauts have been practicing in-the-water exit maneuvers from a mock-up Orion space capsule bobbing in the Gulf of Mexico off Texas.
Tropical Storm Cindy Comes Ashore In Southwest LouisianaGulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather as Tropical Storm Cindy sloshed ashore early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana.
Long Stretch Of Gulf Coast Eyes Tropical Storm CindyFrom eastern Texas to the Florida Panhandle, residents and government officials along the northern Gulf Coast are keeping an eye on slow-moving Tropical Storm Cindy.
Tropical Storm Warning Expanded Along Gulf CoastA tropical storm warning has been issued for a section of Louisiana's coast as a weather system approaches from the Gulf of Mexico.