Texas Gov. Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration, Requests Federal Aid As Marco And Laura Approach US Gulf CoastTexas Gov. Greg Abbott on Sunday held a briefing about the state's response to Hurricane Marco and Tropical Storm Laura as the systems head toward the U.S. Gulf Coast.
New Tropical Depression Poses Potential Hurricane Threat To South TexasThe National Hurricane Center expects Tropical Depression 14 to veer northwest and cut across Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula Sunday, and then possibly head toward Texas.
Hurricane Warning As Tropical Storm Hanna Approaches TexasHanna was centered about 190 miles east of Corpus Christi, Texas, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said Friday night.
13-Year-Old Weatherford Boy Reels In 800+ Pound Tiger Shark Off The Texas CoastIt's one heck of a whale tale... well not a whale. This was more ominous -- a shark -- and the record big catch was reeled in by a 13-year-old off the Texas coast.
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.
Red Tide Killing Fish Along Texas CoastExperts say the algae bloom known as red tide has spread along the Texas coast leaving behind fish kills and discolored water.