gulf coast

Carnival Glory cruise ship to house essential workers

In efforts to help Hurricane Ida recovery

Originally Published: 08 SEP 21 12:00 ET Updated: 08 SEP 21 12:03 ET By David Williams, CNN (CNN) -- The Carnival Glory cruise ship will house hospital staff, first responders and other emergency workers in New Orleans to help with…

Hurricane Ida hit the oil industry hard as it headed to New Orleans

Over 95% of oil production facilities have been shut down

Originally Published: 29 AUG 21 15:36 ET Updated: 29 AUG 21 15:42 ET By Alexis Benveniste, CNN Business (CNN) -- Hurricane Ida hit New Orleans Sunday after cutting through the Gulf of Mexico, causing massive disruptions to US oil production…

Operation Kindness transports pets to safety

Ahead of Hurricane Ida; Needs community support for adoptions and donations

DALLAS, Texas - Operation Kindness, the leading lifesaving animal shelter in North Texas, is dedicated to keeping animals safe. They provide animals with an opportunity…

WATCH NOW: Tracking Hurricane Ida

View live updates on Hurricane Ida

Originally Published: 29 AUG 21 02:39 ET Updated: 29 AUG 21 12:36 ET By Jay Croft, CNN (CNN) -- Hurricane Ida is beginning to move ashore and is set to make landfall early this afternoon likely tied as Louisiana's…

Hurricane Ida strengthens into Category 4 storm

Originally Published: 29 AUG 21 02:39 ET Updated: 29 AUG 21 08:54 ET By Travis Caldwell, Michael Guy and Aya Elamroussi, CNN (CNN) -- Hurricane Ida became a Category 4 storm early Sunday morning, rapidly intensifying to sustained winds of…

'The situation is much more serious than it was six hours ago'

New Orleans mayor says there's not enough time to order new mandatory evacuations ahead of Hurricane Ida

Originally Published: 27 AUG 21 21:42 ET By Steve Almasy and Rebekah Riess, CNN (CNN) -- Almost 16 years to the date after Hurricane Katrina overwhelmed the city's flood protection system, New Orleans is bracing for another potentially dangerous…

Governor Abbott readies resources for Hurricane Ida

Urges Southeast and East Texans to prepare for severe weather impact

AUSTIN – On Friday, Aug. 27, Governor Greg Abbott placed resources on standby along the Gulf Coast ahead of Hurricane Ida's landfall early next…

Fishing report for April 15-22

Catch and release is encouraged

VICTORIA, Texas -- Speckled trout and redfish can be found around the ICW on top-waters or shrimp under a cork in East Matagorda Bay. In West Matagorda Bay, wading and drifting…