There's something about the thought of air conditioning prisons that rankles Texas officials. Partly, it's the cost: Cooling the 90 (out of 111) state-run prisons that lack any sort of climate control would run well into the millions. Partly, it's a tough-on-crime thing: These are convicted criminal ... More >>
And the government that looks the other way.
While pro sports finally fess up to the dangers of high-impact athletics, trainers, coaches, parents and lawmakers struggle to curb head injuries that are even more dangerous for kids.
This is by far the most difficult post I've ever written. But it's time. I can continue this charade no longer. Over the past 11 months on this blog I've spewed forth a plethora of radical opinions, most of which this morning I'd like to officially denounce. I admit, most of them didn ... More >>
Cowboys veteran tries to escape the tired, poor, hungry, huddled masses
Plus: Fish Out of Water; Bloody Minded
A "routine" shuttle descent winds up stunning Space City
An unsolved string of cat mutilations in North Dallas leaves police and residents wondering who could do such a thing
Kevin Sullivan devoted 18 years to working for the Mavs. So, was it worth it?