Near-Normal 2013 Caps Off Warmest Five-Year Stretch Ever in Texas

After the warmest year on record for Texas and the third-warmest year, last year provided a brief respite from the heat. So has global warming stopped? Not at all.

Prison Guard Union Calls on Texas to Curtail Solitary Confinement on Death Row

Texas’ largest prison guard union is calling for a partial end to the controversial use of solitary confinement on death row.