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Texas A&M University at Galveston's research scientists, archaeologists and students are working together with experts from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration , the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, Texas Historical Commission and the Meadows Center at Texas State University in ... (more)
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An underwater archeology project coordinated from a high-tech command center in Galveston has discovered a centuries-old clock amid the debris of a shipwreck found in the Gulf of Mexico.
8 hrs ago | Business Journal
Hurricane Ike slams ashore in Galveston, Texas, in 2008. A proposed rule from the General Services Administration could make it a little easier for companies to get supplies and services during such a disaster into the hands of those who need them most.
Serious crashes in the bustling Bay of Galveston have fallen to the lowest level in a decade even as more oil moves on U.S. waterways, official data show, suggesting that better training and equipment are helping avert spills like one in March.
The U.S. Marshals Service employs 3,829 Deputy U.S. Marshals nationwide and in foreign field offices.
GALVESTON, Texas -- An offshore drilling rig is taking on water but is stable after being hit by a large storm wave off the Texas coast.
When the Atlantic hurricane season opens June 1, national forecasters will roll out a new feature: color-coded and broadcast-ready maps to graphically show the potential for flooding from storm surges.
Chad Smith, with Garner Environmental Services, moves an oil absorbent skirt back into the surf ,Monday March 24, 2014, on East Beach in Galveston, Texas.
Welcome to the Food Handler Classes service for the City of Galveston, Texas. This certification course is for any food service employee who needs to obtain a permit in order to work in a retail food establishment, or any individual who desires training.
The fourth of four Texas men who admitted to selling counterfeit guitars, some of which were made to look like Upper Nazareth Township-made Martin Guitars, was ordered to make restitution today, according to a news release.
KANGAROO Flat triathlete Leon Griffin crossed the line at the Ironman Texas 70.3 in third place at the weekend.
The 25th anniversary of the Exxon Valdez disaster has brought critical new evidence that petro-pollution is destroying our global ecosystem.
The Kemah Boardwalk is a magnificent, 60-acre waterfront entertainment complex home to several themed restaurants, rides, a 424-slip marina and games on Galveston Bay.