Interior Dept. moves to allow Alaska bear hunting with doughnuts, bacon

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is moving to reverse Obama-era rules barring hunters on some public lands in Alaska from baiting brown bears with bacon and doughnuts and using spotlights to shoot mother black bears and …

Interior Department to allow imports of elephant and lion trophies from Africa, reversing Obama policies · A Humane Nation

Elephants are on the list of threatened species and the U.S. government is giving American trophy hunters the green light to kill them. Photo by iStockphoto Interior Department to allow imports of elephant and lion trophies from Africa, reversing Obama policies By Wayne Pacelle With barely contained enthusiasm, Safari Club International (SCI) announced on its …

Kate Spade, fashion designer, found dead in apparent suicide

Over time, she distanced herself from her business. In 1999, she and her husband, Andy Spade, sold 56% of the brand to Neiman Marcus for $33.6 million. Liz Claiborne acquired the company in 2007, and Spade left her namesake brand. The luxury fashion company Coach announced plans in May 2017 to buy Kate Spade for …

Designer Creates Brilliantly Useless Product Designs

#1 Engagement Mugs #2 Hourglass Salt & Pepper Shakers #3 The Uncomfortable Mug #4 Long Mug #5 Thick Fork #6 The Uncomfortable Teapot #7 Triple Door #8 The Uncomfortable Fork #9 Concrete Umbrella #10 The Uncomfortable Champagne Glasses “The Uncomfortable” is a collection of deliberately inconvenient everyday objects by Athens-based architect Katerina Kamprani.  While most …

Interior Designers Call These the Best Neutral Paint Colors

Choosing the perfect neutral paint color is an overwhelming process. How can you tell the difference between one beige and the next? How do you know if your favorite gray paint color will have cool or warm undertones? Realistically, the best way to know is to try the color on your walls—something that’s not always …

A devastating report details a ‘monumental’ assault on science at the Department of the Interior – Los Angeles Times

Among the up-is-down, night-is-day practices of the Trump administration, one of the most dangerous and disturbing is its habit of turning America’s leading science agencies into hives of anti-science policymaking. A new report lays out how this has produced a “monumental disaster” for science at the Department of the Interior. The report by the Union …