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  1. Babin Surveys Damage and Response to Houston Ship Channel CollisionRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Bay Area Observer

    Morgan's Point Mayor Michel Bechtel, Congressman Brian Babin and U.S. Coast Guard Captain Brian Penoyer Discuss The Collision Between Two Takers Near Morgan's Point On March 9, 2015 Washington, DC - U.S. Representative Brian Babin personally surveyed the damage and response today to the Houston Ship Channel collision, which occurred Monday within Babin's Congressional District. Babin was provided with an aerial survey and briefing by U.S. Coast Guard Capt.

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  2. Commentary: America's Cup: Bermuda's opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Hotel developments are also in the works, with major developments planned for St George's in the East End and Morgan's Point Development in Southampton Parish. Other hotels are busy renovating rooms and upgrading facilities. Marinas are being built, ...

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  3. Houston Ship Channel fully reopenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Click2Houston

    ... IS SCHEDULED TO REOPEN AT 1:00 THIS AFTERNOON. THE COAST GUARD HAS LIFTED THE SAFETY ZONE ESTABLISHED AROUND MORGAN'S POINT TO CONTAIN ANY MTBEs THAT MIGHT HAVE ESCAPED INTO THE AIR OR WATER. THE COAST GUARD SAYS IT HAS BEEN CONTINUOUSLY MONITORING ...

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  4. Houston Ship Channel reopens after collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Houston Chronicle

    ... la Maersk and the Liberian bulk carrier Conti Peridot collided about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday near the community of Morgan's Point on the shores of Galveston Bay, according to ther Coast Guard.

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  5. Unclear how soon Houston Ship Channel will reopenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Unclear how soon Houston Ship Channel will reopen The chemical MTBE has scientists concerned, because its vapors are so volatile it could trigger a blast Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://on.khou.com/1C6Ckya A portion of the Houston Ship Channel remains closed after two 600-foot ships collided a day earlier, causing some leakage of a flammable liquid. MORGAN'S POINT - Traffic is still at a halt tonight in the Houston Ship Channel as the ship that leaked its toxic cargo remains where it was two days ago.

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  6. Houston Ship Channel remains closed after collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | USA Today

    ... remains closed after two 600-foot ships collided a day earlier, causing some leakage of a flammable liquid. MORGAN'S POINT, Texas - Traffic was still stopped Wednesday night in the busy Houston Ship Channel while crews worked to deal with a ...

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  7. Ship Channel still closed after collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Houston Chronicle

    A five-mile stretch of the Houston Ship Channel remained closed Wednesday because of a ruptured tanker that spilled an unknown amount of a gasoline additive into the typically busy waterway. The U.S. Coast Guard said there is no timetable for moving the 600-foot Carla Maersk, which collided with another vessel near Morgan's Point in thick fog Monday.

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  8. Houston Ship Channel remains partially shutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Reuters

    ... end of the ship channel moved as usual on Tuesday. The area where the collision occurred remained closed near Morgan's Point, just south of Baytown. Above that area ships could move from dock to dock, but not out of the channel, Plunkett said. The ...

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  9. Houston Ship Channel spill cleanup to take several daysRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Morning Journal

    ... channel that connects the Gulf of Mexico to the Port of Houston. However, there was limited access into the Morgan's Point area, a city of about 350 residents located 30 miles east of Houston and adjacent to Galveston Bay at the entry point to the ...

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  10. Safety concerns after ships collideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Click2Houston

    ... THIS MORNING I WAS, BUT THAT WAS IT. Reporter: POLICE ARE ALLOWING ONLY CENTS AND WORKERS IN AND OUT OF MORGAN'S POINT AREA WHILE THE TERMINAL REMAINS CLOSED. A SAFETY ZONE HAS BEEN DESIGNATED AROUND THAT SECTION OF THE SHIP CHANNEL WHILE ...

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  11. Crews working to ensure safety after ships collide in Houston Ship ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Click2Houston

    ... DILIGENTLY TO CONDUCT AN ENORMOUS AMOUNT OF AIR MONITORING THROUGHOUT THE REGION FROM -- ALL THE WAY FROM MORGAN'S POINT AROUND THROUGH BAYTOWN, AS FAR AS BEACH CITY. WE HAVE DETECTED NO REGISTERABLE, NO MEASURABLE CONCENTRATION OF MTBE VAPORS IN ... 1 comment

  12. Houston Ship Channel remains closed, but public safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Business Journal

    ... gasoline additive - to leak from one of the ships, which prompted the shelter-in-place order for residents in Morgan's Point.

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  13. Houston Ship Channel remains partially shut: U.S. Coast GuardRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | HawaiiNews

    ... end of the ship channel moved as usual on Tuesday. The area where the collision occurred remained closed near Morgan's Point, just south of Baytown.

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  14. Shelter-in-place continues after Texas Ship Channel collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | MySanAntonio.com

    UPDATE: The Ship Channel remains closed Tuesday morning to all traffic from light 86 to the Fred Hartman Bridge a day after two ships collided near Morgan's Point, according to the Coast Guard. Officials said they would assess the situation beginning at first light Tuesday, but so far they don't know when the channel would reopen.

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  15. Shelter-in-place continues after Houston Ship Channel collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    UPDATE: The Ship Channel remains closed Tuesday morning to all traffic from light 86 to the Fred Hartman Bridge a day after two ships collided near Morgan's Point, according to the Coast Guard.

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  16. Investigation underway after two ships collide in Houston Ship ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Click2Houston

    ... AND SENT TWO DOCK WORKERS TO THE HOSPITAL. A LIBERIAN FLAG FREIGHTER AND DANISH TANKER COLLIDED EAST OF MORGAN'S POINT, SPILL AGO DANGEROUS LIQUID INTO THE WATER. A SHELTER IN PLACE IS STILL IN EFFECT AS THE SAFETY ZONE HAS EXPANDED ACROSS THE SHIP ...

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  17. Collision in Houston waterway causes chemical leak, partial shutdownRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Xinhuanet

    Part of the Houston Ship Channel, one of the United States' busiest waterways, was shut down Monday after two vessels collided and caused chemical spill, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The crash occurred at Morgan's Point, near the entrance to the ship channel from Galveston Bay, early Monday afternoon, according to a statement released by the Coast Guard.

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  18. Houston Ship Collision and Chemical SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Daily Kos

    The U.S. Coast Guard says their first priority is immediate response to any risk of fire or explosion from vapors and human health protection after an afternoon collision in the Houston Ship Channel. Hazmat teams drove through the fog and rain to the Morgan's Point Area.

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  19. Collision prompts closing of Ship ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Chron

    The Houston Ship Channel was closed to all traffic Monday after two ships, including one carrying toxic chemicals, collided into each other at a narrow spot near the foggy entrance. The tanker Carla Maersk and the Liberian bulk carrier Conti Peridot struck about 12:30 a.m. near the community of Morgan's Point on the shores of Galveston Bay.

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  20. Chemicals leak after ship collision near Houston portRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | CBS News

    ... said. No injuries were reported but officials asked that the about 350 people who live in the area, known as Morgan's Point, remain inside their homes. They also halted activity at the Barbours Cut Terminal, where cargo vessels are loaded and ...

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