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  1. Ten years after Texas City: Accidents still happeningRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Chron

    Damaged storage tanks and a destroyed trailer are seen by the blast site at the refinery plant in Texas City days after the explosion. Firefighters pour water on the smoldering isom unit following the explosion that rocked the BP refinery Wednesday, March 23, 2005, in Texas City, Texas.

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  2. 10 years after Texas City refinery tragedy: Accidents still happeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Chron

    When a refinery stack spit 7,600 gallons of hydrocarbons into the sky over Texas City, the geyser needed only a spark from a passing pickup to ignite on March 23, 2005. A chain of explosions obliterated a group of office trailers at the BP plant, killing 15 people inside.

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  3. The End of the USW Strike is in Sight for Some Local UnionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Houston Press

    ... States. USW union members at Shell Deer Park, LyondellBasell in Pasadena and Marathon's Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City were a part of the first wave of workers called out on strike. As negotiations dragged on with USW and Shell butting heads ...

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  4. Friday's Facebook Fan of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Click2Houston

    TOLLWAY, TANGLEWILDE, YOU'RE FREE AND CLEAR. BE WORTH YOUR BUCKS FOR SURE. OUR FACEBOOK FAN OF THE DAY, WE'LL ROLL THAT OUT, CONGRATULATIONS, TINA HORN OF TEXAS CITY.

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  5. FERC halts Colonial Pipeline tariff change over competition worriesRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Reuters

    ... its 50,000 bpd Colonial shipping history to Marathon Petroleum Corp when Marathon acquired its 451,000 bpd Texas City refinery, now known as the Galveston Bay plant, for $2.5 billion in 2013. Marathon added that to its own history, getting a bigger ...

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  6. John Cooper Head Track coach Scott HollandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Houston Chronicle

    ... kids that we can play with anybody, but you've got to finish, got to finish." After their weekend tournament in Texas City was rained out, the two teams played a doubleheader last Saturday at Ball, which had one of the few dry fields in the area, ...

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  7. USW Locals Are Still in Negotiations to End the Oil Refinery StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Houston Press

    ... 1 with just a few refineries in Texas and California, including Shell Deer Park, LyondellBasell and Marathon's Texas City refinery in the Houston area. But that was just the beginning for the first significant oil refinery strike in 35 years. As USW ...

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  8. Tuesday's Facebook Fan of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Click2Houston

    ... 25 MINUTES, HIGHWAY 99 INTO DOWNTOWN. OUR FACEBOOK FAN OF THE DAY IS FROM THE SOUTHEAST SIDE. DIANA LOPEZ IN TEXAS CITY. I SHOULD SAY TOWARD THE COAST. SHE HAS A BEAUTIFUL EIGHT-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER AND SHE SAYS SHE JUST LOVES BEING A MOM. THANKS FOR ...

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  9. Crossroads weekly fishing report 23 minutes ago - North Sabine: Trout ...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... in the afternoon while wading. Sheepshead, redfish and black drum are good at the jetty on shrimp and crabs. a TEXAS CITY: Black drum are good in the channel on crabs. Sand trout and whiting are good from the piers on fresh shrimp. a FREEPORT: Bull ...

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  10. U.S. refinery deal hits roadblocks at 8 striking plantsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... to work there. On Friday, the USW said a strike at the Marathon Petroleum Corp's Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City, Texas, would continue at least until the company agrees to accept the national settlement reached last week Other strikes are at ...

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  11. U.S. refinery deal hits roadblocks at 8 striking p...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... to work there. On Friday, the USW said a strike at the Marathon Petroleum Corp's Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City, Texas, would continue at least until the company agrees to accept the national settlement reached last week Other strikes are at ...

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  12. Rainy week should help fishing 30 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... for warmer water temperatures this week to trigger the black drum run in the Houston Ship Channel and along the Texas City Dike. Cracked blue crabs are always the go-to bait for drum 30 inches or better. "Good reds have been found in the back lakes ...

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  13. Crossroads weekly fishing report 39 minutes ago - North Sabine: Trout ...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... in the afternoon while wading. Sheepshead, redfish and black drum are good at the jetty on shrimp and crabs. a TEXAS CITY: Black drum are good in the channel on crabs. Sand trout and whiting are good from the piers on fresh shrimp. a FREEPORT: Bull ...

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  14. Softball Returns to C-USA Play at North TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Southern Miss

    ... who call the Lone Star State home - Sarah Evans (Livingston), Mallory Hayden (New Braunfels) and Samantha Robles (Texas City). In addition, assistant coaches Pete Vamvakas (Farmersville) and Mackenzie Sher (Bellaire) are also from Texas. The Golden ...

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  15. Strike at Marathon's Galveston Bay plant to contin...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | WHTC

    A strike by the United Steelworkers local union at the Marathon Petroleum Corp Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City, Texas, will continue as long as the company refuses to accept the terms of a newly-negotiated national agreement without encumberances, said a union official on Friday. The national agreement, often referred to as "the pattern agreement," reached on Thursday by officials from the union and lead refinery owner negotiator Shell Oil Co is supposed to be offered by the companies at all refineries and chemical plants represented by the USW. 1 comment

  16. Strike at Marathon's Galveston Bay plant to continue: USW officialRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | Reuters

    A strike by the United Steelworkers local union at the Marathon Petroleum Corp Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City, Texas, will continue as long as the company refuses to accept the terms of a newly-negotiated national agreement without encumberances, said a union official on Friday. The national agreement, often referred to as "the pattern agreement," reached on Thursday by officials from the union and lead refinery owner negotiator Shell Oil Co is supposed to be offered by the companies at all refineries and chemical plants represented by the USW.

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  17. Russian Bomber Medzhidm "B-52" Bektemirov Fights TONIGHTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Sweet Science

    Russian power puncher, Medzhidm "B-52" Bektemirov and his opponent James Johnson make weight for their upcoming 6-round bout on the "Battle on the Mainland" card taking place at the Charles Doyle Convention Center in Texas City, TX on March 13, 2015. Bektemirov tipped the scale at 184 lbs.

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  18. Despite Collision, Closure, Business Continues on Houston Ship ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Insurance Journal West

    ... a dry bulk export/import facility north of the cleanup are operating and it's "business as usual" at the ports in Texas City and Galveston, located south of the ship channel, Seeba said. It's not uncommon for operations to slow on the ship channel. ...

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  19. Foreign, homegrown Prospects Featured in Texas CityRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | Boxing Scene

    Promoter Lou Savarese will never be accused of lacking diversity in his boxing events. His latest 10-bout card, scheduled for Friday at the Charles T. Doyle Convention Center in Texas City, will showcase an oddball mix of homegrown and foreign fighters of all creeds, shapes and sizes.

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  20. Man drowns after falling off paddle boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Chron

    ... effort. But the man did not survive. He was pronounced dead at the scene and later taken to medical examiners in Texas City.

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