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  1. Mystery shipwrecks explored off coast of GalvestonRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Abc13.com

    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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  2. ABC-13 gets exclusive look at how emergency crews respond to oil spillsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Abc13.com

    It's been more than a week since a ship collision sent nearly 170,000 gallons of oil in the Houston Ship Channel and oil continues to drift south.

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  3. Galveston Bay oil spill could have lasting effectRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | Abc13.com

    Some ecological experts fear the 168,000 gallons of oil spilled a week ago in Galveston Bay and now drifting south in the Gulf of Mexico could have lasting effects on the undersea ecosystem.

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  4. Crews clean up oil spill in Houston Ship ChannelRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Abc13.com

    The U.S. Coast Guard is hoping it will be able to reopen one of the busiest U.S. seaports three days after a barge collision dumped as many as 170,000 gallons of heavy oil into the water near Galveston, Texas.

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  5. 'Significant' oil spill closes US ship channelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | 6 ABC

    A barge loaded with marine fuel oil sits partially submerged in the Houston Ship Channel, March 22, 2014.

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  6. Texas oil spill closes US ship channel, endangers birdsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | WABC 7

    No timetable has been set to reopen a major U.S. shipping channel after nearly 170,000 gallons of tar-like oil spilled into the Texas waterway, but more help was being called in Monday to contain the spill and protect important shorebird habitat.

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  7. Galveston Bay oil spill closes Houston Ship ChannelRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | ABC7 Chicago

    No timetable has been set to reopen a major U.S. shipping channel after nearly 170,000 gallons of tar-like oil spilled into the Texas waterway, but more help was being called in Monday to contain the spill and protect important shorebird habitat.

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  8. Oil-spill cleanup operation continues at Texas City dike after barge and tanker collideRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | Abc13.com

    The spill was reported yesterday afternoon after a ship collided with a barge carrying nearly a million gallons of oil.

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  9. Researchers get grant to study options to protect Houston area from next big stormRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Abc13.com

    Could a multimillion dollar grant bring us closer to acquiring storm surge protection that could withstand likes of Hurricane Ike? Some local researchers hope it could at least be a step in the right direction.

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  10. Several Mardi Gras parades happening today in GalvestonRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | Abc13.com

    The first happens at 11am at the public school stadium on 24th Street and Avenue L. The Z-Krewe 20th Z-Processional begins at 1pm, followed by the Neauz Krewe Parade at 2:30pm.

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  11. NASA gives $100K grant to Texas A&M-GalvestonRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Abc13.com

    NASA has awarded Texas A&M University at Galveston a one-year, $100,000 grant to fund study of why seaweed is infesting Texas beaches.

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  12. Galveston's famed Balinese Room poised to returnRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Abc13.com

    Three Southeast Texas developers plan to rebuild the legendary Balinese Room on a pier extending from the Galveston seawall - as it was before Hurricane Ike smashed it in 2008.

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  13. Second man indicted in 2011 Texas City slayings of father, 15-year-old daughterRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2014 | Abc13.com

    A second Galveston man has been indicted over the 2011 fatal shooting of a father and his 15-year-old daughter at their Southeast Texas home.

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  14. TripAdvisor puts Galveston on list of tourism on the riseRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2013 | Abc13.com

    Galveston is getting national attention as one of the nation's top travel destinations.

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  15. Suspects in home invasion of 94-year-old Galveston woman chargedRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2013 | Abc13.com

    Police didn't have far to go to find two suspects in a home invasion in which an elderly woman was tied up.

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  16. Two dead in aircraft crash in Galveston West BayRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2013 | Abc13.com

    THe vintage P-51 Mustang crashed shortly before noon. It wasa a plane operated by the Lone Star Flight Museum.

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