Daylight saving time - not daylight "savings" time as it's commonly called - begins Sunday, which means that many US residents will need to spring forward, setting clocks ahead by one hour. The National Fire Protection Association suggests replacing smoke alarms every 10 years.
Yes, it's that time of year again, but are you ready?
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Daylight saving time is in effect from the second Sunday of March until the first Sunday of November.
But not every state in the USA observes daylight saving time, including Hawaii and most of Arizona. It was first seriously advocated by William Willet, a British builder, in his pamphlet "Waste of Daylight" in 1907.
In 2007, Congress passed a law starting Daylight Saving Time three weeks earlier and ending it one week later. More research is needed to confirm these preliminary findings, and it's unclear whether the time change affects women who are trying to conceive naturally. However, certain Native American reservations in Arizona still participate.
Arizona, Hawaii, and the territories like Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and American Samoa do not use DST.
But some people question the benefits, and a handful of places in the USA don't observe daylight saving time.
Prosecutor Mark Gibson asked the court to allow Pell's accusers to have an assistant and a support dog next to them for comfort. There had been some speculation about whether he would wear the Roman Catholic Church garb for his court appearance Monday.
And in 2013, Smith turned himself in on three felony counts for possessing illegal assault weapons after a stabbing incident. Aldon Smith seemed to be getting his life in order last month when he got engaged and was focused on returning to the NFL .
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He held a news briefing, wrapping up the results of his discussions with the North Korean leader. Chung led a 10-member South Korean delegation on a two-day visit to North Korea.
Worldwide rallies and events for women's rights
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Dolphins Trade Jarvis Landry To Browns
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No Joint Korean March at Paralympics due to Flag Dispute
Peters has a silver medal from the Sochi Games in 2014 and said he was overwhelmed to be given the honour of leading the team out. The South's Korean Paralympic Committee (KPC) said Thursday that the two sides made the decision after discussions.
Kevin Love Opens Up About On-Court Panic Attack
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Uber Unveils Service for Healthcare Customers
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Michigan upends Michigan State to reach Big Ten final
Purdue had one last gasp when Alan Eldridge sank an National Basketball Association three-pointer to make it 70-65 with 1:30 left. Tony Carr poured in 25 points for the second straight night and found Josh Reaves for a game-winning layup with 3.1 seconds left.