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Utahns discuss daylight saving time

Utahns discuss daylight saving time

Clark Planetarium hosted a public meeting on daylight saving time Thursday afternoon. This was part of an ongoing effort by the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) to obtain the public’s opinions on what Utah should do about daylight saving time in accordance with a bill passed in the state legislature last session. Since 2010 […]

Top five devastating hurricanes

With the 2014 hurricane season underway, on Wednesday Japan faced one of the mightiest typhoons the Western Pacific has seen this year. As Typhoon Neoguri churned towards the main islands, people prepared for 80-mph winds with gusts up to 114-mph Wednesday morning. Though weaker than expected, the cyclone dumped the equivalent of three months of rain […]

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Five crazy headlines

From a 60-year-old class ring to a common fountain pen, these crazy headlines feature all things lost and found. Doctors remove fountain pen from inside woman after six-month stomachache A Taiwanese woman suffered for six months under incredible stomach pain until doctors found the problem: she had a fountain pen lodged in her stomach. The […]

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What to do with an extra hour in your day

From the early days of Benjamin Franklin to World War I, daylight saving time has occurred twice every year by setting clocks forward and backward one hour to save light. Questions about whether daylight saving has relevance today are being faced by Utah’s legislature. A bill, H.B. 197, is the latest version the Utah State Capitol has […]

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Five crazy headlines

From an unmade bed sold as a work of art to a man arrested for assaulting another for reserving seats in church, here are the five craziest headlines for this week! Retired US Marine claims he spent 17 years on Mars protecting five human colonies from martians The retired marine, who calls himself “Captain Kaye” to […]

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From the bizarre to the hilarious, whoever said that “no news is good news” never read these headlines! Morgue erroneously ships corpse of Bronx grandmother to medical school, family enraged As the Daily News commented, “It was a grave mistake.” Employees of a New York Bronx morgue accidentally released the corpse of Aura Ballesteros to […]

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