Live Briefing: Hurricane Harvey: Storm Roars Ashore Near Corpus Christi, Tex.

Live Briefing By THE NEW YORK TIMES August 26, 2017 Read more on the storm here. • Hurricane Harvey, powered by the Gulf of Mexico’s warm waters, made landfall late Friday just northeast of Corpus Christi, Tex., packing 130 m.p.h. winds....

As Tropical Storm Harvey Strengthens, Texas Braces for Hurricane Conditions

Gov. Greg Abbott declared a state of disaster ahead of the expected rain and wind, conditions that would also affect the lower Mississippi Valley and Louisiana.

Trump Orders Review of Safety Rules Created After Gulf Oil Spill

President Trump aims to roll back the Obama administration’s attempts to ban oil drilling off the southeastern Atlantic and Alaskan coasts.