Judge Tosses Case Over Texas Chemical Plant Fire During HarveyA judge on Thursday dismissed the criminal case against a chemical manufacturer and one of its former employees over a fire at its plant near Houston during Hurricane Harvey.
Houston Area Chemical Plant Accused Of Releasing Toxic Pollutants During Harvey: 'They Left Hazardous Chemical Deliberately Unprotected'Arkema Inc., a subsidiary of a French chemical manufacturer, and three of its senior employees are on trial over charges accusing them of releasing toxic pollutants and injuring two sheriff’s deputies.
Judge Rules Federal Government Liable For Harvey Flooding In Some AreasA federal judge on Tuesday ruled the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is liable for damages to a group of Houston-area homes and businesses that were flooded by two federally owned reservoirs during Hurricane Harvey.
EPA Watchdog: Health Monitoring After Harvey Was FlawedA new report by a federal environmental watchdog raises questions about public health assurances made after Hurricane Harvey slammed into the Texas coast in 2017.
Trial To Determine If Government Liable For Harvey FloodingA trial started to determine if residents deserve compensation after their homes and businesses were flooded by two reservoirs during Hurricane Harvey in 2017.
Christopher Columbus Sailing Ship Replica Sinks Again In TexasA docked replica of a Christopher Columbus ship that sank in 2017 days after Hurricane Harvey struck Texas has gone under again.
FEMA Grants $20 Million To DPS For Hurricane Harvey AidMore than 1,800 DPS employees were deployed to areas affected by Harvey to set up barricades, direct traffic, provide airborne search and rescue missions.
North Texas Victims Of Gas Price Gouging During Harvey Can Get Settlement MoneyThe Consumer Protection Division of the Texas Attorney General's Office finalized a settlement with the owner of several Dallas-Fort Worth area gas stations accused of price gouging last year.
Deadline Extended To Help Restore Harvey-Damaged La NinaA Texas city has extended a deadline to find someone to restore a hurricane-damaged replica of a ship used by explorer Christopher Columbus.
Harvey-Damaged Columbus Replica Ship In South Texas For SaleThe City of Corpus Christi has begun the process to sell a Hurricane Harvey-damaged replica of one of the ships used by Christopher Columbus.
Houston Gets $1.8M To Become More Resilient Post-HarveyWednesday's announcement comes as the city continues recovering from Hurricane Harvey's devastating flooding last year.
Texans Star JJ Watt's Hurricane Harvey Effort Raises $41.6MHouston Texans star J.J. Watt says he has distributed the $41.6 million his foundation raised to help rebuild the Texas Gulf Coast after Hurricane Harvey.
Hundreds Of Crosby Neighbors Sue Chemical Plant For Harvey DisasterIf dealing with a flooded-out home wasn’t enough, those who live in Crosby have also spent the twelve months since Hurricane Harvey dealing with a potential chemical disaster.
Sen. Cornyn Launches Harvey Rebuilding Site Ahead Of AnniversaryU.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) launched a page on his website for Texans with information on disaster aid legislation passed since the storm.
Charities Helped With Fixing Homes, Other Needs After HarveyIn the year since Hurricane Harvey caused widespread flooding and damage in Texas, nonprofits and charities have been filling the gaps in aid that government agencies may not have covered.