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Daylight saving time 2014: Set clocks one hour ahead on March 9

New York Daily News - 08 Mar 2014
WASHINGTON — Spring is closer than you think, and here's a sure sign: Daylight saving time arrives this weekend. Most Americans will set their clocks 60 minutes forward before heading to bed Saturday night. Daylight saving time officially starts ...
daylight savings time 2014

The EU Mulls Ditching Daylight Saving Time

Smithsonian - 09 Jul 2018
Post-Soviet-era Russia later experimented with permanent “summer time” in 2011, and then moved to permanent Standard Time or “winter time” in 2014. This November, George Skelton at The Los Angeles Times reports that the Golden State will vote on a ...
daylight savings time 2014

The EU is polling citizens if daylight saving is really necessary

The Verge - 06 Jul 2018
The European Commission has launched a public poll on whether its biannual daylight saving rules should be scrapped for good. Citizens can decide whether they want to stick with the current directive, or choose another set of rules to follow year-round ...
daylight savings time 2014

California voters will get a say on year-round daylight-saving time

San Francisco Chronicle - 28 Jun 2018
Chu, who wants to keep the clocks fixed ahead an hour on daylight-saving time, said dropping the biannual time switch is not just about convenience. It's about public health. A 2014 study in the journal Open Heart found the loss of an hour's sleep as ...
daylight savings time 2014

15 Bizarre Facts About America You Won't Believe Are True

The Cheat Sheet - 06 Jul 2018
Many people believe that daylight savings time was implemented for farmers, but that's not true. In fact, most farmers are against it. The practice started during WWI in the German Empire. And despite all the opposition, most of the country follows it ...
daylight savings time 2014

Move the clocks forward! Daylight Saving Time starts Sunday

Detroit Free Press - 08 Mar 2018
Here comes the shortest weekend of the year: At 2 a.m. Sunday, clocks across the United States move forward an hour. The 100-year-old tradition is known for worsening Monday mornings and suspected of increasing heart attacks. And perhaps its days are ...
daylight savings time 2014

Spring Daylight Saving: Lose an Hour of Sleep, But Save a Koala

Live Science - 10 Mar 2018
This Sunday marks the 100th anniversary of daylight saving time (DST), and what better way to celebrate than by losing an hour of sleep in the morning and gaining an hour of sunlight in the evening. The time change happens at 2 a.m. local time on ...
daylight savings time 2014

European Parliament votes for review of daylight saving time

Deutsche Welle - 08 Feb 2018
European Parliament members voted 384 to 153 in a non-binding resolution on Thursday to urge the European Commission to carry out a "thorough assessment" of the daylight saving time (DST) arrangements for summer time and, if necessary "come up with ...
daylight savings time 2014

European Union orders review of daylight saving time

BBC News - 08 Feb 2018
In 2014, Russia switched to permanent winter time after a failed experiment that had put clocks on year-round summer time. Russian MPs said permanent summer time had created stress and health problems, especially in northern Russia where mornings ...
daylight savings time 2014

The Reason Some States Don't Observe Daylight Saving Time

TIME - 04 Nov 2017
For something as simple as turning the clock back (or forward) an hour, Daylight Saving Time (DST) is awfully polarizing. So why does Daylight Saving Time (sometimes mistakenly referred to as Daylight Savings Time) even exist, and why do some states ...
daylight savings time 2014

New Southwest Rapid Rewards

Business Wire (press release) - 19 Jul 2018
As part of the sponsorship, Brett will make a surprise appearance at a Southwest Priority Tour destination this summer. Southwest and Chase are joining forces to offer several chances to see firsthand what the new card has to offer. The airline is ...
daylight savings time 2014

Year round Daylight Saving Time in Alabama proposed: report - 15 Mar 2018
An Alabama lawmaker has filed a bill that would put the state on Daylight Saving Time year-round, reported. The bill, introduced by state Sen. Rusty Glover, R-Semmes and co-sponsored by 27 Republican and Democrat Senators, asks President ...
daylight savings time 2014

State panel backs switching to all-year daylight saving time

The Boston Globe - 20 Sep 2017
One man's quixotic quest to put Massachusetts on daylight saving time all year was endorsed on Wednesday by a state commission formed to study the idea. If it's adopted, Massachusetts would move out of the Eastern Standard Time zone. The panel ...

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