After Texas Landfall, Hurricane Battered Louisiana Braces For NicholasAs Nicholas continued crawling across parts of Texas Wednesday, residents in southern Louisiana braced for expected heavy rains.
Flooding In Texas, Louisiana After Nicolas Makes Landfall As Category 1 HurricaneTropical Storm Nicholas slowed to a crawl over Harris County Tuesday after making landfall earlier along the Texas Coast as a hurricane, knocking out power and dumping more than a foot of rain.
Texas Deploys Swift-Water Boats, Helicopters To Help With Potential Tropical Storm Nicholas RescuesNicholas made landfall on the eastern part of the Matagorda Peninsula and was soon downgraded to a tropical storm. It was about 15 miles south-southwest of Houston as of 7 a.m.
Tropical Storm Nicholas Winds Could Approach Hurricane Strength Before Landfall On Texas Coast; Deadly Storm Surge Possible Say ForecastersThe center of tropical storm Nicholas was forecast to make landfall along the central Texas coast later tonight and winds could be near hurricane strength. That according to the National Weather Service.
Tropical Storm Nicholas Continues Trek Toward Texas Gulf CoastThe forecast track of Tropical Storm Nicholas continues to show landfall Tuesday morning somewhere near the Palacios/Port Lavaca area along the Texas Gulf Coast.
Police: Four Shot Dead In Houston House That Was Set On Fire Authorities say firefighters found two adults and two children dead of apparent gunshot wounds after extinguishing a blaze at a Houston home.
Cleanup Boats On Scene Of Gulf Oil Spill Following Hurricane IdaThe Coast Guard identified an undersea pipeline owned by Houston-based Talos Energy as the likely source, but the company says the oil isn't theirs.
NRA Cancels Annual Meeting In Texas Due To COVID-19 Concerns"We make this difficult decision after analyzing relevant data regarding COVID-19 in Harris County, Texas," the NRA said in a letter.
2 Children Hurt By Glass, Debris In Texas Road Rage ShootingFrightening moments in Texas where two children were injured — one by shattered glass, one by flying debris — when someone fired multiple shots into an SUV during a road rage shooting.
Texas Congressman Troy Nehls Says He's Tested Positive For COVID-19The Houston-area Republican said he is fully vaccinated and hopes the symptoms pass soon.
Baby Girl With COVID-19 Airlifted 150 Miles Away Due To Houston Hospital Bed ShortageAn 11-month-old girl with COVID-19 is stable and no longer intubated one day after she was airlifted to a Texas hospital 150 miles away because of a shortage of pediatric beds in the Houston area.
Houston Mask Mandate May Violate Texas Gov. Abbott's OrderHouston city workers are being told they must resume wearing masks while on the job, a requirement that could go against Gov. Greg Abbott’s most recent executive order banning such mandates.
Man Fatally Shoots Pregnant Ex-Wife, Man At Houston Soccer FieldA man who fatally shot his pregnant ex-wife and her boyfriend in the parking lot of a Houston soccer park as children played in a tournament was later found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot.
Evacuation Order Lifted After Chemical Leak At Texas PlantDow Chemical said Thursday there's "no longer a risk of community impact" in areas surrounding its chemical plant in La Porte.
15 Giant Land Snails Seized From Woman's Luggage At Airport In HoustonGiant African snails are believed to carry a parasite (in its slime, no less) that is responsible for a form of meningitis that is harmful to humans.