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Daylight Saving Time: Reasons to love -- or hate -- 'spring forward'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 10:14

Most Americans on Sunday at 2 a.m. will "spring forward," moving their day ahead an hour for the start of Daylight Saving Time and losing an...

       

Authorities provide security for holdout juror in Arias case

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 10:14

Jodi Arias, right, listens during her sentencing retrial, Thursday, March 5, 2015, in Maricopa County Superior Court in Phoenix. Arias was spared the death penalty on Thursday after a jury for a second time could not decide on her punishment. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Tom Tingle, Pool)PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities were providing security Friday for the sole juror who voted to spare the life of convicted murderer Jodi Arias.


This clever box crams five screens into one TV

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 10:12

Skreens TV is a smart HDMI splitter that uses a tablet to arrange 5 inputs on one screen.

       

California man sentenced to probation in plane groping case

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 10:11
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A California man accused of groping and sexually propositioning a teenage girl on a flight from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City was sentenced to three years of probation Friday.

Faulting Coach Jim Boeheim, N.C.A.A. Hits Syracuse Hard

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 10:09
A startling report says the university’s athletic department violated rules for more than a decade, and the severe punishment includes suspending Boeheim, the men’s basketball coach, for nine games.






Urging Persistence on Racial Gains, Obama Recalls Sacrifice in Selma

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 10:04
The president, speaking at a historically black school in Columbia, S.C., said that Ferguson was “not just a one-time thing.” He also spoke of the courage of protesters in Selma, Ala., 50 years ago.






Chrysler recalls minivans, SUVs to fix ignition switches

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 10:02
Chrysler also is warning owners to remove everything but the ignition key from their key rings until repairs can be made.

Former Vice President Walter Mondale hospitalized with flu

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:59
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Vice President Walter Mondale is hospitalized with the flu.

Samsung gets a lot right with new S6 phones

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:58
From an early look, Samsung’s next flagship Galaxy S6 phones, going on sale in April, sport an improved design and a better camera.

Menendez Is to Face Corruption Charges, U.S. Official Says

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:57
The Justice Department expects to charge Senator Robert Menendez, a New Jersey Democrat, in an inquiry that has focused on his ties to a Florida eye doctor, an official said.






Holder Weighs Dismantling the Ferguson Police Dept.

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:56
Two supervisors, Capt. Rick Henke and Sgt. William Mudd, left the force a day after a court clerk was fired over emails discovered in a Justice Department inquiry.

U.S. Relied on Unarmed South Korean Officer to Protect Envoy

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:54
The assignment of a single unarmed South Korean police bodyguard to accompany Ambassador Mark W. Lippert on his movements in the country added to questions about security when he was attacked.

First Draft: Donna Shalala to Lead Clinton Foundation

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:51
The Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation has tapped Donna E. Shalala, a longtime friend of Hillary Rodham Clinton and a former cabinet member in the Clinton administration, to lead the sprawling philanthropy.

Nigeria in pictures: Hairdressing money spinner

BBC World News - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:51
Nigerian hairstyling - more lucrative than banking?
Categories: BBC World News

US Sen. Menendez: I've behaved appropriately in office

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:50

 I've behaved appropriately in officeSen. Bob Menendez says amid a federal investigation that he has always behaved appropriately in office.


Lawyer defends gender bias probe at Silicon Valley firm

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:49
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An attorney hired by one of Silicon Valley's most prestigious venture capital firms to investigate a complaint of gender discrimination defended his efforts on Friday, saying the alleged bias was not substantiated.

Ukraine's elderly flee conflict

BBC World News - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:48
Ukraine's elderly flee country's bitter conflict
Categories: BBC World News

Job growth swells, but wages don’t

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:48
The American job market has unquestionably shifted into a higher gear, but there is still lack of progress on wages and in pulling people back into the labor force.

Caballo Blanco Ultramarathon Is Canceled Over Threat of Drug Violence

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:46
An ultramarathon in a small town was canceled amid worries over violence related to drug gangs.

Iraqi Forces Said to Near ISIS-Held Tikrit

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 03/07/2015 - 09:45
Iraq’s largest offensive against Islamic State militants came a step closer to the city of Tikrit on Friday, according to Iraqi state television.