• Daylight Saving Time 2016: When Does It Begin?
Daylight Saving Time 2016: When Does It Begin?

This is done for a multitude of reasons and has as much to do with local politics as it does with physical location. Hawaii and Arizona are the only two states that do not observe daylight saving time. A 2006 study found electricity savings from the time system to be "relatively small", recording savings of 1 TeraWatt-hour, or an estimated "7 to 26...

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  • Big Ten Tournament: Day 2 Recaps
Big Ten Tournament: Day 2 Recaps

Playing against these lower-seeded teams isn't working out very well for the Hawkeyes. Iowa and IL traded missed shots and Iowa got the ball trailing 68-66 with 15.2 seconds left. Malcolm Hill , who battled shooting woes and foul problems the entire game, was asked to do something heroic and he delivered, hitting a tie-breaking jumper over Utho...

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  • When do the clocks go forward in 2016?
When do the clocks go forward in 2016?

Sunday, March 13. It's time this Saturday night for that annual exercise in stupidity, setting our clocks forward one hour. Fair point, wiseacre, but you'll have a hard time convincing me that the additional daylight we're rapidly gaining does not in fact lengthen the portion of the day in which most of us get the most done.

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  • Four reasons Ted Cruz could win Ohio
Four reasons Ted Cruz could win Ohio

A NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released Sunday found similar results: Trump garnered 41% support in that poll , compared to Cruz's 22% and Kasich's 13%. In a one-on-one race, the two top candidates are in a near dead-heat, according to the poll , with Trump getting 47 percent support to Rubio's 45 percent.

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  • Wal-Mart announces employee pay raise on March 10 paycheck
Wal-Mart announces employee pay raise on March 10 paycheck

Associates will be eligible for cash bonuses each quarter based on the performance of their store. This month's pay changes include all employees hired before January 1, 2016, who will now earn at least $10 per hour. Workers will notice the pay increase in their paychecks issued Thursday, the company said. It finally agreed to do so for about 100...

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  • Nancy Reagan Funeral Arrangements Announced
Nancy Reagan Funeral Arrangements Announced

As news of Nancy Reagan's death spread, tributes poured in from Washington to Hollywood. The former first lady will be laid to rest beside her husband during a private ceremony at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif.

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  • ACC Media Releases 2015-2016 All-ACC Basketball Teams
ACC Media Releases 2015-2016 All-ACC Basketball Teams

Not only did Meeks post a double-double with 12 points and 14 rebounds but was more effective than Isaiah Hicks . "That's been a big thing for us, just finishing games". State and Virginia and Georgia Tech, the old-school ACC basketball powers that had fallen on hard times. U.Va.is No. 2 in RPI, while UNC is No. 9. Brogdon, the ACC's Defensive P...

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  • Sanders' Senior Adviser: 'Maybe' Clinton Would Put Bernie On The Ticket
Sanders' Senior Adviser: 'Maybe' Clinton Would Put Bernie On The Ticket

Asked whether he's more trustworthy than Clinton , Sanders said, "I will let the people of the United States make that decision". Snyder has said he has no plans to step down. Conceding, of course, the downside in bitter feelings and lowered popularity of the ultimate candidate, I think the organizational process, the fundraising experience ...

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  • Donald Trump expected to carry today's GOP contests
Donald Trump expected to carry today's GOP contests

Until tonight Trump won ten states. "Little nasty guy", Trump told the cheering crowd. If the Republicans want to win in 2016, Marco Rubio needs to win fair and square. Cruz told voters in Maine. Trump told thousands of supporters in Wichita that he had been scheduled to attend an annual gathering of national conservative leaders today, but b...

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  • Officer, mother linked in death after Woodbridge shooting
Officer, mother linked in death after Woodbridge shooting

The judges in both hearings appointed Ed Ungvarsky, the state's capital public defender, to represent Hamilton. One of the officers, Ashley Guindon , died from her injuries in Saturday's shooting. The 28-year-old officer was gunned down on her first day on the job as she and two other officers responded to a call for a domestic altercation at a ...

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  • High Wind Advisory in affect for Whatcom County
High Wind Advisory in affect for Whatcom County

The storm will be followed by a second, weaker front Sunday afternoon and evening which will drop less but still significant amounts of rain on the area, he said. Strong northwest winds will trail the cold front then decrease rapidly beginning early Sunday evening. Drier weather will likely prevail Tuesday through Thursday, but another storm ...

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  • Bernie Sanders Supporters Want Bill Clinton Charged With Violating Election Law
Bernie Sanders Supporters Want Bill Clinton Charged With Violating Election Law

They were in line to see Bernie Sanders on Thursday at 6:30 in the morning, but still were about 100 people back in line. "I know we have problems but you shouldn't be afraid, you should be confident because we are already in better shape than any other big country in the world economically", Clinton said.

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  • Caitlin Jenner: Ted Cruz Needs a 'Trans Ambassador' Like Her
Caitlin Jenner: Ted Cruz Needs a 'Trans Ambassador' Like Her

Nevermind that Cruz is an evangelical Christian who has the worst record on transgender issues than possibly any other candidate running for president. I don't want my daughters taking showers with little boys. Jenner said she has met Cruz recently and "he was very nice". In the first official trailer (below) for the new season of I Am Cait ...

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  • Voters head to polls for Tennessee presidential primary
Voters head to polls for Tennessee presidential primary

Rep. Raul Labrador threw his support behind Cruz after Paul, his first choice, dropped out. The big difference between parties this year is that Democrats will have a presidential preference poll . For Sanders' anti-establishment, political revolutionary supporters, the consolidated power of the super delegate system is just one more way the sys...

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  • Ryan takes tacit swipe at Trump over tolerance
Ryan takes tacit swipe at Trump over tolerance

Ryan did denounce Trump's proposal in December to ban all Muslims from entering the United States, though, and said on Tuesday, "I hope this is the last time I need to speak out on this race". "We believe all people are created equal in the eyes of God and our government", said Ryan, who represents Racine County. He said CNN had given him a "bad ...

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  • White Alabama officer charged with murder black man's death
White Alabama officer charged with murder black man's death

Once the investigation is complete, Bailey will take the case to a grand jury, but he said that could take some time. Neighbors reported hearing Gunn screaming for help and calling out to his mother. The district attorney said Smith's arrest "is in no way an indictment against the Montgomery Police Department", and added that "99.9 percent of the...

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  • Why Bernie Sanders may not have won Colorado after all
Why Bernie Sanders may not have won Colorado after all

They say Trump's offensive statements on the Ku Klux Klan, Muslims , undocumented immigrants and women do not represent their beliefs. And if so, who could solidify the party? But Super Tuesday showed that one of Sanders' biggest problems early in this campaign has yet to be resolved: his inability to beat Clinton among non-white voters.

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  • Lost 3-Year-Old Girl Asks Cops for a Beer
Lost 3-Year-Old Girl Asks Cops for a Beer

Uh... so where the hell was mom? The complex's manager told police that the little girl's mother, 42-year-old Shauna Lee Bennett , had done this before and that he had taken her back to the apartment several times, including as recently as a week earlier.

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  • Kentucky GOP voters have one chance to vote for presidential nominee
Kentucky GOP voters have one chance to vote for presidential nominee

Biagi said votes will be cast on private, paper ballots. Every ballot will be counted. Even though some have dropped out, 11 GOP candidates will be on the ballot.

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  • TDOT: Emergency contract let for I-75 rock slide cleanup
TDOT: Emergency contract let for I-75 rock slide cleanup

The rockslide was reported about 3:45 p.m. Friday at mile marker 141.5 in Campbell County, forcing immediate closure of northbound I-75 traffic. Drivers headed north are being detoured at Exit 134, along United States 25W through LaFollette, Tennessee, and into Jellico, then back onto I-75 at Exit 160.

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