Behind the scenes with Bill Dedman
In "The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune," by NBC News investigative reporter Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell Jr. , a distant relative, the life of Huguette Clark, the exceedingly unusual millionaire... At a listing price of $24 million, down from $34 million, Le Beau Chateau was the most expensive in the state. When he found a note in the listing that the house had been unoccupied for the 60 years Clark owned it, he drove there the next day to investigate how that could be. Out of curiosity, he began searching online for listings of the most expensive houses.
Teague: House plants need repotting every year
- Just like some non-carnivorous plants produce attractants for bees, butterflies and other insects, a Venus flytrap secretes a sweet nectar that lures insects searching for food. This nectar is located inside the leaves that form Nature has
- Most house plants need repotting every year in our area. Our alkaline water contains high levels of salts that build up quickly in potting soils and barks. Within a year or so, you'll notice that the soil surface of your house plants is thinly coated
- The White House has threatened to veto, saying the bill would “undermine public health protections of the Clean Air Act and stop U.S. progress in cutting dangerous carbon pollution from power plants.” Power plants account for about one-third of U.S