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Ships line up near the shore waiting to enter the Houston Ship Channel. (File photo. Credit: Thomas Shea/Getty Images)

Shelter-In-Place Ordered After Two Ships Collide In Houston Ship Channel

A portion of the Houston Ship Channel shut down Monday following the collision of two vessels. Coast Guard officials confirm that a chemical tanker and a bulk carrier collided just after 12:30 p.m. today.

03/09/2015

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Cause Of Deadly Leak At Texas Plant Still Unknown

DuPont officials said Sunday it’s still not clear what caused a toxic chemical to leak from a valve at a suburban Houston plant, killing four workers and injuring a fifth.

11/16/2014

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HazMat Crews Respond To Chemical Leak At Office Building

HazMat and EMS crews were called to a building in west Houston for a chemical leak. The call for help came in Thursday, just before 2:00 p.m.

04/11/2013