Roanoke Woman On List For Virgin Galactic VoyageWally Funk of Roanoke is among the list of passengers who paid $200,000 to explore the final frontier on Virgin Galactic's space ship.
USS Saratoga Coming To Texas For DisassemblyThe Saratoga will be towed to Texas later this month to be dismantled. The Saratoga — named for the decisive battle of the American Revolution fought in upstate New York — completed 22 deployments before it was decommissioned in 1994.
Experts: Gulf Oil Spill Won't Affect Gas PricesThings were as close to normal Wednesday since a barge spilled up to 170,000 gallons of oil into the Houston Ship Channel.
Coast Guard Aims To Reopen Houston Ship ChannelThe Coast Guard aimed to reopen one of the nation's busiest seaports Monday, two days after a collision between a barge and a ship caused nearly 170,000 gallons of tar-like oil to spill into the waters south of Houston.
The World's 7 Coolest Floating HotelsFrom retired ocean liners and rock-themed submarines, to tricked-out houseboats and huts tied to inner tubes, here are seven of the world's coolest.
Two Texans File Lawsuits Against Carnival, But Cruise Line Has AdvantageLawsuits are already filed in this month's disastrous Triumph cruise ship voyage, but the legal deck is stacked in parent company Carnival's favor.
Battleship Texas Set To Reopen After Leak RepairsTomorrow morning the Battleship Texas will reopen to the public. The vessel sprang what was called a “significant leak” and was closed earlier this month.
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