Tag: Galveston

Black man who police led by rope sues Texas city for $1M

GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — A Black man who was led by a rope by two white officers on horseback has sued a southeast Texas...

Beta weakens to tropical depression, stalls over Texas coast

By JUAN A. LOZANO Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — Beta weakened to a tropical depression Tuesday as it parked itself over the Texas coast, raising...

Biggest unknown with Beta is how much rain it will bring

By JUAN A. LOZANO Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — As Tropical Storm Beta neared the Texas coast Monday, the biggest unknown was how much rainfall...

Tropical Storm Beta churns slowly toward Texas, Louisiana

By JUAN A. LOZANO The Associated Press HOUSTON — Tropical Storm Beta trudged toward the coasts of Texas and Louisiana on Sunday, threatening to bring more...

AP Explains: Juneteenth marks when last slaves were freed

By TERRY TANG Associated Press Juneteenth commemorates when all enslaved African Americans learned they were free 155 years ago. Now, with support growing for the...

Texas bars, restaurants closing again as coronavirus cases rise

By Mitchell Ferman, Texas Tribune Celebrating her birthday in Galveston, Melinda Prince walked out of Yaga’s Cafe on Thursday full of coconut shrimp. What she...

Carnival Cruise Line plans to sail again starting in August

By DEE-ANN DURBIN and ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON Associated Press Writers Carnival Cruise Line said Monday that it plans to gradually resume cruising in North America...