Galveston Newswire (Page 9)

Galveston Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Almanac for Friday, July 28, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | UPI

    ... 1990, the collision of a freighter and two barges spilled 500,000 gallons of oil in the Houston Ship Channel near Galveston, Texas. In 2003, J.P. Morgan Chase and Citigroup, the two largest U.S. banks, agreed to pay nearly $300 million in fines and ...

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  2. Witness distances herself from strong testimony she previously gave against Durst in murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    ... focuses on the disappearance of Kathleen, Berman's murder and the death of Morris Black, Durst's neighbor in Galveston, Texas. Durst argued at trial that he'd accidentally shot Black in self-defense, but admitted dismembering his body. He was ...

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  3. Texas school chief ousted for handgun get $106K severanceRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2017 | Valley Morning Star

    ... through January. The terms of the agreement between D'Ann Vonderau and the High Island school district board near Galveston include that she resign as superintendent effective July 17. The Galveston County Daily News reports she will work as a ...

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  4. More steel crosses Port Houston docksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... more The U.S. Coast Guard provided 2016 transit numbers for its Vessel Traffic Service Area that spans Houston, Galveston, Texas City and about 10 miles of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway. A transit is any time The U.S. Coast Guard provided 2016 ...

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  5. The fit older men who prove that age is just a numberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Mail on Sunday

    ... internet fame as the photos went viral, and now he says he is managing to cope with all the attention (pictured in Galveston, Texas) In his Instagram images, the dapper grandfather sported a peppered beard and appeared in stylish outfits, and some ...

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  6. Surrey writers' conference cruises toward 25th-anniversary event with 'SiWC at Sea' plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Organizers of Surrey International Writers' Conference will celebrate the event's 25th anniversary with a Caribbean cruise for writers and anyone else who wants to hit the high seas. Passengers on the "SiWC at Sea" trip will depart Galveston, Texas, aboard Royal Caribbean's Liberty of the Seas for seven days next April, with stops at ports in Honduras and Mexico.

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  7. Witness: Robert Durst and his first wife had marital problems before she vanished in 1982Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Berman's murder and the 2001 death of Morris Black, who was Durst's neighbor during the time he lived in Galveston, Texas, under an assumed name as a mute woman. (Durst, who said the gun went off accidentally while defending himself against Black, ...

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  8. The right surfboard makes all the differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... more like the boards we saw the pros riding. The first day taking turns riding that little board in the waves at Galveston County Pocket Park No. 2 was a disaster. For starters, we didn't know much about how to wax the deck so we kept slipping off ...

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  9. 6 major US cities could be underwater within 80 years - here are the disturbing 'after' imagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    If the worst climate-change predictions come true, hundreds of coastal US towns and cities - from Atlantic City, New Jersey, to Galveston, Texas - could disappear underwater by 2100 . in January that hinted at the possibility of an "extreme" sea-level-rise scenario that could cause chronic flooding to affect as many as took the projections laid out in NOAA's report and created a plug-in for Google Earth that shows how catastrophic the damage would be if the flooding happened today.

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  10. Heat of summer doesn't bother catches 33 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... feet below normal and water is boiling in the shallows with some readings almost 90 degrees. Guide Caleb Harp said Galveston Bay and Trinity Bay are holding big schools of reds in the middle of the bay. Those fish have been surfacing around midday, ...

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  11. Tanker rescues 5 from capsized boat off GalvestonRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Five people have been rescued from the Gulf of Mexico about 12 miles off the coast of Galveston after their boat capsized. The Coast Guard says a tanker crew alerted them and sent out its own rescue boat to collect the stranded boaters.

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  12. USS Gabrielle Giffords open for public tours Saturday and SundayRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2017 | World News Report

    The recently commissioned littoral combat ship USS Gabrielle Giffords is scheduled to be open for public tours Saturday and Sunday, according to the Navy. The 419-foot-long vessel, named for an Arizona congresswoman wounded in a 2011 mass shooting in Tucson, was brought into service last month at a ceremony in Galveston, Texas.

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  13. Marc Straus now represents Otis JonesRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2017 | Art Daily

    Marc Straus announced that Otis Jones has joined the New York gallery. Born in Galveston, Texas in 1946, Jones has created a distinctive body of abstract paintings in his long and illustrious career.

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  14. Marc Straus now reprsents Otis JonesRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2017 | Art Daily

    Marc Straus announced that Otis Jones has joined the New York gallery. Born in Galveston, Texas in 1946, Jones has created a distinctive body of abstract paintings in his long and illustrious career.

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  15. North Shore community art project will 'Rock the Badge' July 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... a year ago. She became aware of a similar movement via a Facebook post by Rachel Pier, who paints with a group in Galveston, Texas. The two corresponded, Moore began to paint and, soon, Slidell Louisiana Painted Rocks #STP was born. Moore's entire ...

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  16. Scott H. Biram - The Dirty Old One Man Band set to perform tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... Biram, of Austin, will be in concert at 8:30 p.m. today at the Old Quarter Acoustic CafA , 413 20th St., in Galveston. With songs such as "Blood Sweat and Murder," which was used in the Oscar-nominated film "Hell or High Water," and others from ...

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  17. Roy Rogers salute set for July 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Riders in the Sky will present "A Salute to Roy Rogers, King of the Cowboys" at 8 p.m. July 29 at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. Riders in the Sky members, Ranger Doug, Too Slim, Woody Paul, and Joey the Cowpolka King, will present "A Salute to Roy Rogers, King of the Cowboys" at 8 p.m. July 29 at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston.

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  18. Families stranded on dry land, sold fake cruise vouchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... Amy and Jana and about 50 others say Graf sold them fake cruise vouchers on a carnival cruise ship boarding out of Galveston, Texas. They say Graf dropped the bombshell on them, but only after they were 500 miles away from home, in a hotel room in ...

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  19. TX ex-brothel, supposedly haunted house for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... the Lone Star State. Texas seems full of paranormal activity. Here are a few of the most popular ghostly sites. Galveston is rumored to have the most haunted places in the state, one being the Hotel Galvez and Spa. The luxury hotel is known for more ...

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  20. 7 major US cities could be underwater within 80 years - here...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | News Times

    Registration will allow you to post comments on newstimes.com and create a newstimes.com Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. If the worst climate change predictions come true, hundreds of coastal US towns and cities - from Atlantic City, New Jersey, to Galveston, Texas - could disappear under water by 2100.

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