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2009-04-27 10:32:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- To: Investors, Analysts, Brokers and Portfolio Managers We would like to invite you to participate in a conference call and a simultaneous webcast to discuss RiT Technologies' (NASDAQ:RITT) first quarter 2009 financial results.

2009-03-31 16:05:00

KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE: DST) has completed the acquisition of the remaining 50% of Argus Health Systems, Inc. ("Argus"). Argus is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of DST.

2009-03-06 22:50:46

A U.S. doctor says springing forward through daylight saving time takes only one hour, but for some the time change packs a punch. Sleep specialist J.

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2009-03-05 23:30:00

A US doctor predicts school children may miss some of the 9-11 hours sleep needed daily after daylight saving time begins this weekend.

2009-03-04 17:09:00

RIVERWOODS, Ill., March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Straight time or overtime? That can be the question when clocks are set forward one hour this weekend, notes CCH, a part of Wolters Kluwer Law & Business and a leading provider of human resources information and software (hr.cch.com). The arrival of daylight saving time requires clocks to be moved forward one hour at 2:00 a.m.

2009-03-02 07:10:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It may only be a single hour of lost time, but "springing forward" for Daylight Saving Time can pack a punch for some people. Many experience sleepiness, mood changes and sleep disturbances as they attempt to adjust to the time change.

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2008-10-30 15:55:00

New research shows that turning back the clock one hour for daylight savings time may actually be good for your heart.

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2007-03-09 11:05:00

Most computers, like those of all but the most recent vintage, probably were programmed to believe that daylight-saving time begins the first Sunday in April and ends the final Sunday in October. Those rules change this weekend.

2006-03-06 05:57:05

COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka will permanently move its clocks back by half an hour in April, a senior official said on Monday, putting the island five and a half hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) in line with neighbor India.

2005-07-21 16:37:44

By Tom Doggett and Chris Baltimore WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Beginning in 2007, Americans may spring forward sooner and fall back later if a plan to expand U.S. daylight-saving time approved by House and Senate negotiators on Thursday becomes law.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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