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…
Galveston police are seeking information about thefts of pricy automotive exhaust parts and offering tips on how to avoid becoming a victim.
Although the system wasn't well organized Wednesday afternoon, it could become a tropical depression by Thursday afternoon.
U.S. President Joe Biden and Russia’s Vladimir Putin exchanged cordial words and plotted modest steps on arms control and diplomacy but emerged from their much-anticipated Swiss summit Wednesday largely where they started — with deep differences on human rights, cyberattacks, election interference and more.
On the cusp of summer, the electric power grid manager for most of Texas on Monday issued its second conservation alert since the deadly February blackout, calling on users to dial back energy consumption through Friday to avert an emergency.
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 …
The Daily News won 13 awards at the state press association's annual convention, 11 of them first places.
A Houston hospital made headlines this week for suspending unvaccinated employees. Galveston-area medical providers aren't taking that hard line because vaccines still don't have final U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval.
Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has offered no details on his plans to construct a new barrier along the border with Mexico while also launching an aggressive campaign to arrest migrants — moves that set up another clash with the Biden administration over immigration.
Most Galveston County schools plan to offer summer sessions, and some fall intervention, to help students make up for learning losses because of pandemic disruptions.
A bipartisan group of senators is eyeing an infrastructure deal with $579 billion in new spending as negotiators try to strike a nearly $1 trillion deal on President Joe Biden’s top priority, according to those briefed on the plan.
A shortage of public health-care workers and an increasing number of students in existing public health programs at the medical branch are two reasons why the new school is coming to Galveston.