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A 49-year-old La Porte man was the person shot and killed by League City police Wednesday morning as investigators were trying to arrest him after he apparently escaped custody, Galveston

BP Foundation Gives $50,000 to Support Victims of Hurricane Florence
HOUSTON – The BP Foundation has donated $50,000 to Samaritan’s Purse to provide emergency relief and aid to those impacted by Hurricane Florence in North Carolina and South Carolina. Samaritan’s Purse specializes in meeting critical needs for victims of conflict, disaster, famine, and epidemics around the world. The organization provides food, water, shelter, medicine, and other…

The sunny, dry weather of late has been more than welcome for most County residents, but it appears that another wet spell is on its way.

A police officer attempting to serve a warrant shot and killed a man this morning in the 300 block of Waco Street, the police department reported in a written statement.

A 40-year-old man was taken to the hospital early Thursday morning following an hours-long standoff with a SWAT team, the Texas City Police Department said.

The flash flood warning in Galveston County ended at 11:30 a.m. There are currently no severe weather watches or warning in the county.

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Energy giant BP will start installing new technology for preventing unplanned downtime on North Sea rigs next year after giving the tool a run-out in the Gulf of Mexico. Developed alongside Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE), the plant operations advisor (POA) has been deployed on the Atlantis, Thunder Horse, Na Kika and Mad Dog …

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It is 10 years since a Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747 flew from London to Amsterdam powered by a mixture of Brazilian babassu nuts and coconuts.