Scientists Predict Average Dead Zone, But 3X Long-Term GoalFederal scientists are predicting an average dead zone this summer in the Gulf of Mexico.
Tropical Weather System Strengthens As It Moves Toward GulfThe National Hurricane Center says a low pressure system in the northwestern Caribbean Sea is strengthening and could be a tropical depression or storm by Saturday.
Life Jackets Save 4 Off Texas Coast In Gulf Of MexicoThe Coast Guard is crediting proper life jacket use for helping save the lives of four people who were thrown from their boat when it capsized in the Gulf of Mexico near Port O'Conner.
Woman Missing In Gulf Of Mexico After Falling From Carnival Cruise ShipA woman is missing in the waters of the Gulf of Mexico after falling from the deck of a Carnival cruise ship on Sunday evening. The ship had left New Orleans and was heading to Mexico.
Dozens Of Oncor Trucks On Barge Heading To Puerto Rico To Help Restore Power After HurricaneOncor says it will take approximately 10 days for the barges to arrive on the U.S. territory.
Coast Guard Ends Search For Oklahoma Pilot In Gulf Of MexicoThe U.S. Coast Guard has ended its search for an Oklahoma doctor who disappeared last week over the Gulf of Mexico while flying his small plane to collect a disabled dog in Texas.
Nearly 400 Cold-Stunned Turtles In Texas Released Into GulfNearly 400 sea turtles found stunned by recent frigid weather along the Texas coast have been returned to the Gulf of Mexico near Corpus Christi.
Texas Game Wardens Release Sea Turtles Back Into The Gulf Of MexicoTexas Game Wardens released sea turtles back into the Gulf of Mexico Friday after cold temperatures left them stunned.
Plane Missing On Flight From Oklahoma To Texas The Coast Guard is searching off the Southeast Texas coast after a small plane that left from Wiley Post Airport in Oklahoma City was reported missing on a flight to Central Texas.
Trump Administration Aims To Trim Rules On Offshore DrillingThe Trump administration on Friday proposed to rewrite or kill rules on offshore oil and gas drilling that were imposed after the deadly 2010 rig explosion and oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
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?