Cal Thomas: Joan Rivers and her unstoppable personal drive

| |Saturday, Sep. 06, 2014

To her, life meant always fighting for your place in the spotlight.

Opinion: The real stakes of Gov. Rick Perry’s political power

| |Saturday, Sep. 06, 2014

Texans should think about how much power they want to give their governor.

Islamic State: Is it more dangerous than al Qaeda?

| |Thursday, Sep. 04, 2014

It’s bigger, richer, attracts more recruits and is more brutal.

Save racing with Internet betting

| |Thursday, Sep. 04, 2014

Historical racing will help, but not as much as placing bets from home.

Airline seats, mid-flight fights

| |Wednesday, Sep. 03, 2014

Tighter quarters can lead to shorter tempers among the coach seats.

Take these three easy steps if you want to fix Congress

| |Wednesday, Sep. 03, 2014

End closed primaries, gerrymandered districts and low voter turnout.

In a system governed by laws, no free pass for a free press

| |Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

Reporter should be jailed if he won’t testify in leaked secrets case.

How Texas kicked a drug problem

| |Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

A decade ago, Texas overused prescription drugs in foster care.

Americans are working too much

| |Monday, Sep. 01, 2014

Average U.S. employees work 1,800 hours a year, more than those in any other wealthy country, even Japan.

Early school start times are toxic for adolescents

| |Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

American Academy of Pediatrics notes epidemic of sleep deprivation.