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.
Coast Guard Battling Fire On Oil Platform In Gulf of MexicoThe Coast Guard says it's responding to a fire on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana.
"Deepwater Horizon" Film Shows Disaster's Human TollThe name 'Deepwater Horizon' is synonymous to most with environmental catastrophe and corporate negligence. But for Mike Williams, who survived the April 2010 oil rig explosion, it was about something else.
USDA Describes $328M Oil Spill Restoration Plan For GulfThe U.S. Department of Agriculture says it's focusing conservation programs along the Gulf of Mexico in a $328 million plan to help recovery from the 2010 oil spill.
Tropical Storm Warning Issued For US East CoastA tropical storm warning has been issued for a section of the U.S. East Coast as Tropical Storm Hermine approaches Florida from the Gulf of Mexico.
Tropical Depression Moving Into The Gulf Of Mexico A tropical depression that formed in the Florida Straits is moving into the southeastern Gulf of Mexico and the U.S. National Hurricane Center says it could soon become a tropical storm.
US Oil & Gas Lease Sale To Be Broadcast Live On InternetThe sale Wednesday offers all 23.8 million acres available for drilling and exploration in the Gulf of Mexico off the Texas coast.
Mass Die-Off At Marine Sanctuary Off Louisiana, TexasFederal scientists say a massive die-off is taking place on a coral reef of a national marine sanctuary in the Gulf of Mexico.