For younger children, drownings (about 1,000 deaths per year) and unintentional gunshots (about 3,000 firearm-related injuries) are the most common accidents.
People who are courteous and respect others are our true leaders in life. It’s your actions that brings happiness and positivity back in the world. You might never get the recognition you deserve, but I’m sure you’re not looking for it either because it’s just who you are.
Houston Rockets fans, keep your fingers crossed the ping pong balls bounce in the right direction because there's much at stake.
Thunderstorms rumbled across Galveston County on Sunday. Rainfall amounts of up to 1 ½ inches in parts of Texas City and the east end of Galveston were accompanied by brilliant lightning and booming thunder.
Phil Mickelson came up short once again in the 2021 U.S. Open as he failed to make a run after surviving the cut to win the elusive U.S. Open.
At 10 am the poorly defined center of Potential Tropical Cyclone #3 was 220 miles south of Morgan City. The storm was moving northeast at 14-mph on a track that will bring it ashore south-southeast of New Orleans Saturday morning. There is still a chance that the cyclone could organize enoug…
Last month, at 50 years and 11 months, Phil Mickelson became the oldest golfer in history to win a major tournament when he won the PGA Championship by two strokes. He’s now considered an “old man,” at least in the field of sports. But I remember when Mickelson was young, when his wife gave …
“Summer of ’85” is the latest film from François Ozon, whose 2003 provocative thriller “Swimming Pool,” starring Charlotte Rampling, made a splash in the United States.
No vaccine is 100 percent effective, and breakthrough infections may occur. So to be extra careful in certain situations, wear a mask. Get an COVID test before traveling to be extra sure.
This is the kind of book that, once you start it, makes the hours disappear. It's an emotional one that'll make you skip dinner and lock the door so you can just read.
How hot is too hot to exercise outside? Evaporation of sweat cools the body, so when it’s humid, evaporation is prevented and the cooling effect is diminished or gone.
What if you could get a vaccine to eliminate cancer and keep it from returning? That could be a real game changer. A new anti-cancer vaccine is moving into phase 1 clinical testing after results in animal testing showed it to be 90 percent effective and safe.
The United States Golf Association (USGA) annually invites any and all golfers to attempt to qualify to play in the United States Open Golf Championship. Don’t pack your clubs and head for the nearest qualifying venue: it’s already too late, so, maybe 2022 will be your year.
Because every once in awhile, fans are left wondering "what if" like in that magical 2015 UH season, I'm ultimately in favor of a playoff expansion. While many seasons won't offer many surprises in a 12-team playoff, under the current college football ranking system, it will at least give the occasional upstart team a chance.
The Tropical Atlantic Basin has suddenly become active as we move into mid-June with three areas having potential for development over the coming five days. One, off the coast of North Carolina has a 70 percent chance of becoming a tropical cyclone, another in the far eastern Atlantic has a …
Building buy: A historic, high-profile commercial building on the island has a new owner.