Tropical Storm Katia Forms In The Gulf Of MexicoAs Hurricane Irma continues to roar across the Caribbean on a path toward Florida, a new tropical storm has formed in the Gulf of Mexico. Tropical Storm Katia formed early Wednesday off the coast of Mexico.
5 Best Beach Towns In TexasA visit to the Texas Coast is a great way to stay cool over the summer.
Appeals Court Opens Door To Some BP Settlement AppealsA federal appeals court has opened the door for BP to appeal some claims related to a settlement reached after the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Best Up-And-Coming Travel Destinations Of 2015Travelers looking to visit someplace new should consider these five up-and-coming American travel destinations in 2015.
About 140 Turtles Stunned In South Texas Cold SnapExperts are caring for about 140 turtles stunned in a cold snap that left the reptiles stranded on South Texas beaches.
Court Reaffirms BP Is Liable In Gulf Oil SpillA federal appeals court panel has re-affirmed its ruling that BP is liable for federal Clean Water Act damages stemming from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
BP Spill Left Big Oily 'Bathtub Ring' On SeafloorThe BP oil spill left an oily "bathub ring" on the sea floor that's about the size of Rhode Island, new research shows.
Businesses Won't Have To Return BP Spill Payouts A federal judge has ruled that BP must stand by the agreement made with the companies it compensated for losses after the 2010 Gulf oil spill despite the oil giant saying some claims were overestimated.
Businesses Won't Have To Return BP Spill PayoutsFederal judge rules that the oil giant must stand by the agreement it made with the companies it compensated for losses blamed on the 2010 Gulf oil spill.
Halliburton Reaches $1B Gulf Oil Spill Settlement Halliburton agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle what it calls "a substantial portion" of plaintiff claims arising from the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Teen Girl Didn't Know She Was Attacked By Shark Until Mom Saw Bite Marks On BackA 14-year-old girl did not realize she was attacked by a shark until her mom noticed bite marks after she got out of the water.
Scientists Tagging Sharks In Gulf Of Mexico To Help Predict HurricanesScientists are tagging sharks in the Gulf of Mexico in hopes that they will help predict future hurricanes.