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  1. Hurricane-ravaged U.S. cities hit by rising cleanup costsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... strike. DRC's subcontracting costs have jumped by at least 30 percent, said John Sullivan, president of the Galveston, Texas-based disaster specialist, shrinking margins to "almost nothing" as the company has to pay more to attract truck owners. ...

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  2. 'Ike Dike' plan to be focus of '60 Minutes' reportRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Dr. Sam Brody, a Texas A&M at Galveston researcher, is interviewed by CBS' "60 Minutes" for a program scheduled to air on Sunday Sept. 24, 2017.

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  3. Man's path from Eagle Scout to alleged killer baffles familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... racially motivated. Gleason's arrest shocked and baffled relatives. Kerrie Highley, a maternal aunt who lives in Galveston, Texas, said she never heard her nephew express any racist views. Gleason wore a T-shirt bearing the name of a Boys Scouts ...

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  4. 12 years ago Hurricane Rita made us all lose our minds in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Houston Chronicle

    Galveston Independent School District buses used to evacuate Galveston residents from Hurricane Rita leave Galveston County September 21, 2005, along Interstate 45, just north of League City. President George W. Bush had urged people in the path of powerful Hurricane Rita to heed local authorities' evacuation orders.

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  5. 2 workers die when crane topples on dock in Southeast TexasRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Brownsville Herald

    Authorities say two workers were killed and another hurt when a crane fell on a marine dock in Southeast Texas. Jaree Fortin, a spokeswoman for the city of Galveston, says investigators are trying to determine the reason the crane toppled over at Pelican Island on Wednesday morning.

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  6. 2 dead in crane accident at Pelican Island in GalvestonRead the original story

    Yesterday | KTEN-TV Denison

    Authorities say two workers were killed and another hurt when a crane fell on a marine dock in Southeast Texas. Jaree Fortin, a spokeswoman for the city of Galveston, says investigators are trying to determine the reason the crane toppled over at Pelican Island on Wednesday morning.

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  7. Two die in Galveston crane accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Two men are dead after a crane accident on a marine dock off the T&T Marine Offshore on Pelican Island. Galveston police, firefighters and county EMS swarmed the 2915 Todd Road facility just before 10:45 a.m. Wednesday in response to a 911 call ...

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  8. Keep an eye on Hurricane Maria as it aims for East CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... But we live in a changed world. The powerful storms don't translate into more deaths. Look back to 1900 in Galveston, Tex. The city was wiped out by a hurricane, and 12,000 people died. Now, if Harvey hit the Texas coast without any notice today, ...

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  9. Midnight Mania! Renzo Gracie bitch-slaps man for blowing airhorn in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MMA Mania

    ... the strength and skills to defend oneself in the face of evil. Here at the unbelievable Jack Johnson statue in Galveston, Texas. Carved OUT OF A TREE after Hurricane Ike. pic.twitter.com/MddlBsOBMH Cathal Pendred looks infinitely more entertaining ...

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  10. The Latest: White man facing murder charges on suicide watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KTMF

    ... home. Investigators said surveillance footage and DNA on a shell casing link him to the crimes. Highley, of Galveston, Texas, says she hasn't seen Gleason since a family trip to Thailand nearly two years ago. She described him as a quiet, polite ...

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  11. Two industrial workers dead after Galveston crane accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Chron

    Two men are dead after a crane accident on a marine dock off the T&T Marine Offshore on Pelican Island. Galveston police, firefighters and county EMS swarmed the 2915 Todd Road facility Wednesday morning just before 10:45 a.m. in response to a 911 call reporting two men injured in an industrial mishap.

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  12. The Winter That Made The Texas BrigadeRead the original story

    Wednesday | HistoryNet

    Green volunteers were transformed into one of the South's elite fighting forces in a frigid camp along the Potomac. The fall of 1861 found Charles Schadt far from his home in Galveston, Texas.

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  13. 'We Have Had a Picture Taken'Read the original story

    Wednesday | HistoryNet

    ... camp images shown here, no real clues had ever surfaced to identify the photographer. When I recently traveled to Galveston, Texas, for a wedding, I seized the opportunity to head to the Rosenberg Library to look for Texas Brigade material. After ...

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  14. The Latest: Aunt baffled by nephew's arrest in 2 killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KMIR 6

    ... home. Investigators said surveillance footage and DNA on a shell casing link him to the crimes. Highley, of Galveston, Texas, says she hasn't seen Gleason since a family trip to Thailand nearly two years ago. She described him as a quiet, polite ...

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  15. When will a judge decide whether Robert Durst should stand trial in his L.A. murder case?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Los Angeles Times

    ... to be a confession to three killings: those of his long-vanished wife, Berman and a neighbor in Texas. In the 2001 Galveston, Texas, case, Durst admitted to shooting his neighbor, Morris Black, saying he acted in self-defense during a struggle over ...

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  16. Some leaders say the time is now to act to save Charleston from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Post and Courier

    ... Protection Agency had just done a study about the physical and economic impacts of the problem in Charleston and Galveston, Texas. And Charleston was a natural choice for the region's leaders to talk about the issue. But shortly before the ...

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  17. Unmanned Wave Glider Collects Vital Post-Hurricane Harvey DataRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | ECNmag

    ... a research vehicle. The Gulf Explorer was deployed from research vessel RV Manta about 25 nautical miles from Galveston, Texas. This particular area is where freshwater invasion was apparent. This development is coming off the recent enhancement of ...

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  18. As the Earth MeltsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Air & Space

    ... of people who live near coasts, the rising seas are encroaching on their homes. Islands in the Chesapeake Bay and Galveston, Texas, are just a couple of the places visibly losing land every day. Last year, the Alaskan village of Shishmaref voted to ...

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  19. Association For Recorded Sound Collections Announces 'Whisperin' Bill Anderson'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Carter Performing Arts Center- Huntington, Tenn. Jan 28 Country's Family Reunion & Larry's Country Diner Cruise - Galveston, Texas Feb 16 Effingham Performance Center - Effingham, Ill. Feb 17 Honeywell Center - Wabash, Ind. ABOUT BILL ANDERSON: ...

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  20. Austal Delivers Its 6th LCS to the US NavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Marine News

    ... to the Navy." The Omaha delivery follows the USS Gabrielle Giffords (LCS 10) commissioning which took place in Galveston, Texas, earlier this summer. With the USS Jackson (LCS 6) and USS Montgomery (LCS 8) having completed final contract trials and ...

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