Where to Find Western and Ranch Style Decor | Home & Garden

Where to Find Western and Ranch Style Decor |  Home & Garden

Western decor is certainly having a moment, especially here in Oklahoma. With items like cowhide rugs and colorful tribal-inspired geometric linens, many homeowners are turning to the American West for inspiration when decorating their homes. Even if you don’t live near the American West, these types of home furnishings can be accessible to you. For … Read more

Antique furniture is new again: stylish, green and available | House and garden

Antique furniture is new again: stylish, green and available |  Home & Garden

This two-photo combination shows a disassembled wooden cabinet, left, and the cabinet finished with white paint and brass hardware, featured in the book Probably This Housewarming: A Guide to Creating a Home You Adore by Beau Ciolino and Matt Armato . Beau Ciolino via AP There has always been a fondness for antique furniture. A … Read more

Antique furniture is new again: stylish, green and available | Home & Garden

Antique furniture is new again: stylish, green and available |  Home & Garden

This two-photo combination shows a disassembled wooden cabinet on the left and the cabinet finished with white paint and brass hardware featured in the book Probably This Housewarming: A Guide to Creating a Home You Adore by Beau Ciolino and Matt Armato. Beau Ciolino via AP There has always been a fondness for antique furniture. … Read more

Antique furniture is new again: stylish, green and available | Home & Garden

Antique furniture is new again: stylish, green and available |  Home & Garden

This two-photo combination shows a disassembled wooden cabinet on the left and the cabinet finished with white paint and brass hardware featured in the book Probably This Housewarming: A Guide to Creating a Home You Adore by Beau Ciolino and Matt Armato. Beau Ciolino via AP There has always been a fondness for antique furniture. … Read more

Antique furniture is new again: stylish, green and available | Home & Garden

Antique furniture is new again: stylish, green and available |  Home & Garden

This two-photo combination shows a disassembled wooden cabinet on the left and the cabinet finished with white paint and brass hardware featured in the book Probably This Housewarming: A Guide to Creating a Home You Adore by Beau Ciolino and Matt Armato. Beau Ciolino via AP There has always been a fondness for antique furniture. … Read more

Western Australia: Culture of sexual abuse in mining industry ‘abhorrent and systemic’, finds inquiry

Western Australia: Culture of sexual abuse in mining industry 'abhorrent and systemic', finds inquiry

After nearly a year of investigation, a committee led by state lawmakers has detailed widespread sexual harassment, humiliation, assault and threats of rape among women workers in the industry, describing a “culture of cover-up” in which “sexual harassment is widely accepted or overlooked. ” Many of the women who spoke out at the inquiry said … Read more

How Gardeners Can Control Pests While Protecting Pollinators | Home & Garden

How Gardeners Can Control Pests While Protecting Pollinators |  Home & Garden

By JESSICA DAMIANO Associated Press Imagine this: you have planted milkweed, bee balm or California lilac and are happy to see bees and butterflies fluttering around in your garden. They are comfortable feeding pollinators and love the life these plants attract to your garden. As you stroll past your beds to check on your tomatoes, … Read more

Union votes to authorize Atlantic City casino strike | Health

Union votes to authorize Atlantic City casino strike |  Health

By WAYNE PARRY – Associated Press ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (AP) — Atlantic City’s largest casino workers’ union will vote Wednesday on whether to authorize a strike against the city’s casinos, with which they have yet to sign new contract agreements. Branch 54 of the Unite Here union says its members will decide whether union leaders … Read more

In the garden: hail damage can show up later, so check plants again in a few weeks | Home & Garden

In the garden: hail damage can show up later, so check plants again in a few weeks |  Home & Garden

Damage from Tuesday night’s hailstorm can be delayed, so John Porter recommends gardeners inspect their plants again in a couple of weeks. Porter, who works for Douglas-Sarpy Counties’ Nebraska Extension, said the impact of the hail may have caused bruising that doesn’t show up immediately. “Even the smallest little crack is an entry point for … Read more

Master Gardener: Integrated Pest Management is a Balanced Approach to Insect Control | Home & Garden

Master Gardener: Integrated Pest Management is a Balanced Approach to Insect Control |  Home & Garden

Tom Ingram Ask a master gardener “I struggle to find a balanced approach to dealing with pests in my garden. I don’t want to kill them all, but I don’t want them to destroy my garden either. Any suggestions?” – SC Integrated Pest Management is an environmentally conscious approach to controlling garden pests through a … Read more