World Nov 3, 2018

Most of U.S. to shift back to standard time on Sunday morning

It's time to usher out daylight saving time across most of the United States and welcome back standard time. The shift means it's lighter earlier in the morning, and darkness on the edge of town comes sooner in the evening. At 2 a.m. local time Sunday, ...

Seasonal clock changes: A controversial ritual

World Sep 1, 2018

Seasonal clock changes: A controversial ritual

The semiannual changing of the clocks for winter and summer has been a ritual in Europe since 1916, originally conceived as an energy-saving measure. But over the years many countries have abandoned the switch, and now the European Union will recommend abolishing it altogether in ...