| Mar 5, 2009
The UNO men were bounced in the first round of the Sun Belt tournament 62-60 by South Alabama.
The game was played in Mobile. All first round games are played at home sites.
The UNO women beat Florida Atlantic 67-61. The Privateers claimed their first...
| Feb 18, 2009
NEW YORK (AP) - About a quarter of the nation's TV stations cut off their analog signals Tuesday, causing sets to go dark in households that were not prepared for digital television despite two years of warnings about the transition.
| Jul 6, 2010
The Coast Guard says it rescued a crewman who fell overboard from a oil spill skimmer vessel.
The vessel Philip Allen McCall sent a radio call for help around 3 a.m. Monday that 49-year-old Ricky Johnson was missing in the Gulf of Mexico about 50 miles...
| May 15, 2010
Spill responders are asking today for the public's help in monitoring boom along the Gulf Coast. Boaters are requested to report sightings of broken, disconnected, or adrift boom; and encouraged to keep their distance from boom especially at night and...
| May 27, 2010
Anglers hoping to hook blue marlin, tuna, swordfish, mackerel and other prizes catches in sport fishing tournaments along the Gulf Coast are mostly out of luck because of the massive oil spill fouling the waters.
At least a dozen tournaments have been...
| May 27, 2010
Marine scientists have discovered a massive new plume of what they believe to be oil deep beneath the Gulf of Mexico, stretching 22 miles from the leaking wellhead northeast toward Mobile Bay, Alabama.
The discovery by researchers on the University of...
| May 28, 2010
It could be late Friday or over the Memorial Day weekend before the world knows if BP's latest effort has succeeded in stopping the surge of oil in the Gulf of Mexico that has already surpassed the Exxon Valdez disaster as the biggest oil spill in U.S....
| Jun 2, 2010
Alabama Gov. Bob Riley is angry about U.S. Coast Guard decisions he says have left parts of the northern Gulf Coast vulnerable to pollution from the Gulf oil spill.
Riley says the Coast Guard wrongly decided to remove oil barriers from the Alabama and...
| Jun 4, 2010
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Hoosiers are doing their part to help in the clean-up by sending part of their unique harvest down to the gulf.
“It's a very nice fiber. It's a luxury fabric."
Most of the fleece from Todd Hruby's herd of alpacas goes toward high end clothing --...
| Jun 6, 2010
The wildlife apocalypse along the Gulf Coast that everyone has feared for weeks is fast becoming a terrible reality.
Pelicans struggle to free themselves from oil, thick as tar, that gathers in hip-deep pools, while others stretch out useless wings,...
| Jun 11, 2010
Think of it as a crude souvenir of the nation's worst environmental disaster.
As part of a relief effort to help seafood industry laborers thrown out of work by the BP oil spill, a group headed by Kevin Voisin (VWAH zan) of Houma is offering sealed glass...
| Jun 11, 2010
The Gulf of Mexico oil spill has brought out thousands of people who just want to help - though there isn't much for them to do unless they own a Hazmat suit.
Directors of charities and BP PLC - the company responsible for cleaning up the spill unleashed...