More Evacuations As Hurricane Harvey Bears Down On TexasForecasters labeled Harvey a "life-threatening storm" that posed a "grave risk." Millions of people braced for a prolonged battering that could swamp dozens of counties more than 100 miles inland.
Coast Guard Helps Rescue 8 After 2 Boats Collide Off TexasCoast Guard personnel have helped rescue eight people after one pleasure boat hit another near some jetties in South Texas.
Archeologists Restore Vessel That Sank More Than 300 Years AgoArcheologists have finished restoring the partial remains of a frigate that was carrying French colonists to the New World when it sank in a storm off the Texas coast more than 300 years ago.
Commercial Fishing For Large Coastal Sharks Opens Jan. 1Commercial fishing for non-sandbar large coastal sharks will open in Louisiana waters at 12:01 a.m. January 1. Federal waters will also open in the Gulf of Mexico.