Lawmakers in Florida are exhausted of the whole "fall back" and "spring forward" rigamarole. There were only two dissenters.
While the rest of the country prepares for Daylight Saving Time on March 11th, Florida is willing to stay there all year round.
The bill now goes to the desk of Gov. Rick Scott - but it's far from a done deal after that. But even if he approves, the change "will literally take an act of Congress", notes CNN. To many a minor annoyance or a bit of relief, Daylight Saving Time reminds us of the sun's daily effect on our lives and tells us spring is on its way.
The Uniform Time Act of 1966 provided the basic framework for alternating between Daylight Saving Time and Standard Time, now observed in the United States.
A time whose time has passed? And numerous commonly offered rationales for daylight saving time (yes, it's "saving", not "savings") no longer hold true.
Lawmakers in the Sunshine State passed a bill this week that would keep year-round daylight saving time, offering residents and visitors an extra hour of daylight in the evenings during the winter months.
A 2017 Boston University Medical Center study revealed the shift to Daylight Savings Time contributes to higher miscarriage rates in in vitro fertilization (IVF) patients.
The Energy Policy Act of 2005 changed when we switch the clocks.
This means that users will be able to play the game with their friends regardless of which device they're playing on. It will require a bit of a higher-end device, but it will offer the exact same game as on other platforms.
He said the statue was set up a year ago in Belonia, South Tripura's district headquarters, around 90km from Agartala. Why? Why BJP hates Lenin so much? He has even spoken to Home Minister Rajnath Singh regarding such deplorable acts.
Opposition leaders from the BJP and JDS have already shamed the congress government for bringing down law and order of the place. The supposed culprit has been named as, Tejas Sharma, and according to some reports he was facing inquiry in multiple cases.
The hospital may waive the cost of future procedures and treatments for the patients affected, according to WKYC. All of the samples have been moved to another storage tank that's being monitored by staff around the clock.
Still, the EIA's total domestic crude production figure hit a fresh weekly record at 10.369 million barrels a day for last week. As of 1633 GMT, front month West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures were lower by 0.76% at $62.10 a barrel on the ICE.
Walmart's grocery business faced stepped-up competition when Amazon acquired Whole Foods a year ago for almost $14 billion. Although several other retailers have tried the meal kit option, a lot of them haven't succeeded in this business venture.
Saudi Arabia and its allies launched the war on Yemen in March 2015 to reinstall its former Riyadh-allied government. There was even an activist dressed up as the prince holding fake corpses wrapped in sheets, with fake blood.
For the same work done, men earned Rs 231 as a median gross hourly salary while women earned only Rs 184.80. It celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women.
Crowds of women take to streets to strike, protest
US national soccer team striker Alex Morgan and Brazil forward Marta are among the players chosen for the FIFPro Women's World XI. Another government initiative would fine companies with more than 50 employees if there is an "unjustified" gender wage gap.
Browns Acquire Jarvis Landry From Dolphins
Acquiring Landry has likely changed those plans and the Browns can address a multitude of other needs. But letting Landry leave in the prime of his career could be one of the franchise's biggest blunders.
US 'a long way' from talks with North Korea
It was learnt that the Chinese government has pumped billions into infrastructure projects across Africa. The reporter said the comment, which Trump has denied, "is something that Africa's still digesting".
Kansas loses Udoka Azubuike for Big 12 Tournament
Both teams continued their late-season collapses by losing early in their respective conference tournaments. Location is next, and since the Wildcats are a tenth seed in this situation, that location is mostly luck.
India tightens curbs on trade with North Korea
In his New Year's address - which began the diplomatic dance - he declared the development of the state nuclear force "complete". Chung will visit China and Russian Federation after returning from the USA , while Suh will head to Japan to brief officials.