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U.S. Proof Daylight Saving Time Is Dumb, Dangerous, and Costly
Author: 0 Proof Daylight Saving Time Is Dumb, Dangerous, and Costly

They wouldn't be gaining, or losing, many daylight hours by observing the clock change. But the time change was repealed after each war, leaving mass confusion because each city adopted its own ordinances. Daylight Saving Time was an idea conceived by Benjamin Franklin in 1784. Like it or not, it's time to spring forward. And for Wilson, her best advice is to do not forget to change the clock.

U.S. 10 things to know about daylight saving time
Author: 0 10 things to know about daylight saving time

And he advises having your family practice that escape plan twice in the year - once in daylight and once a night. The U.S. Department of Transportation says yes because a study shows that it cuts electricity usage by 1 percent. "Daylight saving time" is correct; "daylight savings time" is incorrect. Daylight-saving time is a hot topic on Twitter , with people expressing both enthusiasm and disdain for the impending loss of sleep.

U.S. Man with coke 'busting out of his pants' arrested at JFK airport
Author: 0 Man with coke 'busting out of his pants' arrested at JFK airport

A USA citizen arriving at JFK from Santo Domingo Dominican Republic last week was literally " bursting out of his pants " when he went through Customs. "Fortunately this is not the first time U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in NY have seen this concealment method", the agency stated. He faces federal narcotics smuggling charges.

U.S. I'm Open to Having Another Child
Author: 0 I'm Open to Having Another Child

The Florida woman who was dubbed by cable TV-show hosts as "the most hated mom in America" after she was accused of killing her toddler says she still doesn't know how the last hours of her daughter's life unfolded. In a separate interview, the judge who presided over Casey Anthony's murder trial says the Florida mother may have killed her 2-year-old daughter by accident.

U.S. Bill to expand dyslexia voucher program clears Senate
Author: 0 Bill to expand dyslexia voucher program clears Senate

Andy Billig, D-Spokane, one of Senate Democrats' leaders on education issues. While Gov. Susana Martinez has vowed to veto any tax increases approved by the Legislature, the Martinez administration has indicated the governor is open to closing tax "loopholes".

U.S. Tiger Woods out of Arnold Palmer Invitational
Author: 0 Tiger Woods out of Arnold Palmer Invitational

The 14-time major winner's injury woes are ongoing, back spasms leading to his withdrawal from his last tournament - the Dubai Desert Classic in early February. Woods then missed both the Genesis Open and Honda Classic - his next planned starts - and cancelled a planned press conference at Genesis after his doctors advised him to "limit all activities".

Author: 0 Weather: Cold and snow coming Monday

Northwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Forecasters at The Weather Channel are now predicting 5-8 inches of snow for the Harrisburg area on Tuesday during the day, then another 1-3 inches of snow in the evening. Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Wednesday , Partly sunny, with a highs into the upper 50's and lower 60's.

U.S. 4-year-old girl literally blown away by fierce OH winds
Author: 0 4-year-old girl literally blown away by fierce OH winds

Luckily, she said, Madison wasn't hurt. The 4-year-old holds onto the front door as winds send it blowing open. Thousands are still without power and we've seen a lot of property damage. In the background, Gardner does not seem to notice Madison's predicament as she rummages through the family SUV and helps her other daughter out of the vehicle.

U.S. Long Island blizzard watch for Monday night through Tuesday evening, NWS says
Author: 0 Long Island blizzard watch for Monday night through Tuesday evening, NWS says

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory with a forecast of snow starting around midnight and continuing throughout the day tomorrow. With a low of 21 degrees overnight, icy conditions are possible. As much as 15 inches may fall in the Finger Lakes during the same time, the service is predicting.

U.S. Is Jennifer Lopez Dating Alex Rodriguez?
Author: 0 Is Jennifer Lopez Dating Alex Rodriguez?

He has been around her family and she really likes that he is a dad". When Cohen asked Lopez if she'd date a man who couldn't dance and had no rhythm, she mused after a long pause, "Yeah". So where does Lopez's alleged blossoming romance with Rodriguez leave Drake? The the emcee said that if Ray made a decision to plead the fifth to a question, he would lob one at Jennifer that she would have to answer instead.

Author: 0 Former Texas A&M star Luke Joeckel signs with new National Football League squad

In 2016, he moved to left guard after Jacksonville added free agent Kelvin Beechum during the offseason. Injuries have been a problem for Joeckel . Joeckel was drafted by the Jaguars with the second overall pick in the 2013 draft. That's a significant amount of money for a team that fielded the least expensive offensive line in the National Football League last season.

Author: 0 Rex Tillerson steps away from Keystone XL pipeline

The US secretary of state has stepped away from dealing with issues related to the controversial Keystone pipeline, because he used to run an oil company. TransCanada had tried for more than five years to build the 1,897km pipeline until former President Barack Obama rejected it in November 2015 amid pressure from environmentalists.

U.S. Cardinals to play Pirates at LLWS
Author: 0 Cardinals to play Pirates at LLWS

Thousands congregate in Williamsport every August to celebrate global youth baseball. As a result of the Pirates losing a home game, the Pirates have been deemed the "home team" for the 2017 MLB Little League Classic . Baseball Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr., said, "The MLB Little League Classic exemplifies our entire sport's commitment to building a stronger connection between young people and the National Pastime".

U.S. Trump's Washington Hotel Accused of Unfairly Competing With Local Wine Bar
Author: 0 Trump's Washington Hotel Accused of Unfairly Competing With Local Wine Bar

On Wednesday, the Washingtonian reports, Cork owners Khalid Pitts and Diane Ross filed an unfair-competition lawsuit against Trump and the Trump International Hotel. Justice Department and served as an administrator for procurement law and legislation at the Office of Management and Budget's office of Federal Procurement Policy, according to the school's website .

U.S. Senate GOP leader backs House health care bill
Author: 0 Senate GOP leader backs House health care bill

Senate Bill 6 would require people in Texas to use the bathroom that matches the gender on their birth certificate in public schools, government buildings and public universities. "We have this bill to chill and handcuff protests made by racial minorities", Thomas said, suggesting the measure represents legislative pushback against the Black Lives Matter movement.

U.S. All 100 Senators Sign Letter Demanding Action on Jewish Center Bomb Threats
Author: 0 All 100 Senators Sign Letter Demanding Action on Jewish Center Bomb Threats

At least 11 Jewish community centers and institutions across North America and four Anti-Defamation League offices have received threats of lethal attack, the sixth such wave since the beginning of the year. In a note to Tucson News Now Tuesday evening, Arizona Senator John McCain stated, "I was deeply disturbed by the threat made against our friends and neighbors at the Tuscon Jewish Community Center".

U.S. Jewish Children's Museum evacuated after bomb threat
Author: 0 Jewish Children's Museum evacuated after bomb threat

Last week, the New York Police Department said that anti-Semitic incidents were up 94 percent in New York City over this time a year ago. The text of the message, sent by cell phone notification, claimed that three pipe bombs were "scattered throughout the museum" and set to detonate "via a cell phone" at a "busy hour of the day".

U.S. Woman in labor demanded an injection of heroin, meth
Author: 0 Woman in labor demanded an injection of heroin, meth

Farruggia and Frennette were both arrested this week and charged with reckless conduct. Concord police arrested the expectant mom earlier this week, six months after her son was born. Frenette told the police that, upon entering the bathroom, she felt like she has stepped into a nightmare. It was explained to her that she could have just called 9-1-1, and her attitude was she probably could have, the prosecutor said.

U.S. Welch meets with Trump to talk prescription drugs
Author: 0 Welch meets with Trump to talk prescription drugs

A problem Congressman Cummings said has long crushed American families and seniors. A meeting with top pharma executives in late January appeared to focus more on bringing manufacturing and jobs back to the USA, and lowering regulations than it did direct price negotiation - although Trump did say drug prices have been " astronomical ".