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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

Daylight Saving Crime: When Clocks Fall Back, Assaults Spike

Live Science - 30 Oct 2017
However, researchers in the new study found that in the short term, losing an hour of sleep can have the opposite effect: After the start of daylight saving time in the spring (when we turn the clock ahead 1 hour), assault rates dropped by about 3 ...
daylight savings time 2014

It's time for daylight saving time to fall back...forever

Fox News - 04 Nov 2017
Author Michael Downing points out his book “Spring Forward: The Annual Madness of Daylight Saving Time” that farmers were the main group lobbying against the first peacetime imposition DST in 1966. It seems farmers don't like the ...
daylight savings time 2014

Safety commission provides tips to be safe while cooking

Aiken Standard - 22 Nov 2017
Change batteries in smoke alarms every year – many people do so at daylight savings time. “The Fire Service has long been witness to the many lives saved through the presence of working smoke alarms,” said U.S. Fire Administrator G. Keith Bryant. “As ...
daylight savings time 2014

State lawmaker ponders bill to drop daylight saving time

Santa Fe New Mexican - 06 Nov 2017
Brian Egolf, D-Santa Fe and a co-sponsor of a bill that Pirtle introduced to do away with the time change in the 2014 legislative session, said New Mexico citizens on the state's northern and western border would prefer to be more closely aligned with ...
daylight savings time 2014

Why Massachusetts should NOT change its time zone

MarketWatch - 28 Oct 2017
Losing one hour of sleep as a result of daylight saving time may raise the risk of heart attacks, according to one 2014 study led by the University of Colorado in Denver. After Americans gained back the hour in the fall, the risk of heart attacks ...
daylight savings time 2014

Here's why Arizona doesn't observe daylight saving time

KVOA Tucson News - 03 Nov 2017
Arizonans love this special privilege. In January, 2015, a lawmaker proposed establishing daylight-saving time. It was met with shock and outrage. Rep. Phil Lovas, R-Peoria, quickly withdrew House Bill 2014. DST started when "war time" was established ...
daylight savings time 2014

CHP warns of drowsy driving with end of Daylight Savings Time

The Mercury News - 03 Nov 2017
The California Highway Patrol is warning drivers to be aware of their sleepiness while adjusting to end of Daylight Savings Time this weekend, to curb “drowsy driving” on state roadways that have caused a rising number of crashes and which experts ...
daylight savings time 2014

Another reason to hate daylight saving time: More assaults - 27 Oct 2017
A new University of Pennsylvania study finds that the end of daylight saving each fall is linked to a short-term increase in the assault rate. The authors analyzed crime data from Philadelphia, Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York from 2001 through 2014.
daylight savings time 2014

when we 'fall back' this weekend

Q13 FOX - 01 Nov 2017
The New England Journal of Medicine published a study in 1996 reporting an 8% increase in traffic accidents on the Monday following the spring shift. More and more, Americans wonder if Daylight Saving Time is "worth the hassle." A 2014 Rasmussen poll ...
daylight savings time 2014

Herpes Researcher Injected Patients With Virus at Holiday Inn

Daily Beast - 21 Nov 2017
Halford injected at least eight herpes patients on four separate occasions in the summer and fall of 2013 with a virus that he created, according to emails from seven participants and interviews with one participant. The 2013 experiments raise further ...
daylight savings time 2014

"Fall-back" time change connected to seasonal depression

WTVC - 01 Nov 2017
When you think of Daylight Saving time in the fall, immediately you may think about the extra hour of sleep you get. Experts warn a temporary, seasonal kind of depression, can come with the time change too. When you "fall-back" ...
daylight savings time 2014

Assaults decrease by 3 percent the Monday after Daylight Saving

Science Daily - 26 Oct 2017
Daylight Saving Time made for a logical study subject. For one, research has shown that we tend to lose sleep because of the time switch, as opposed to anticipating the shift and going to bed early. Secondly, nearly any other Monday of the year could, ...
daylight savings time 2014

It's that time of the year. But why do we 'fall back'

Q13 FOX - 25 Oct 2017
A 2014 Rasmussen poll found that a declining percentage of adults in the United States -- 33% -- think Daylight Saving Time is "worth the hassle." That's down from 37% in 2013 and 45% the year before. Efforts to kill of Daylight Saving Time are nearly ...

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