Daylight saving time begins Sunday: 8 things to know about “springing forward”

On Sunday, March 10, at 2 am, daylight saving time begins. We’ll set our clocks forward one hour, and the change will push sunsets later into the evening hours and sunrises later into the morning hours. The cost is that “springing forward” will temporarily disrupt the sleep of millions of Americans. Yet as simple as it seems, there is still a lot of confusion, in part because some states are now hoping to extend daylight saving time hours all year long.

The first thing to know: Yes, it begins in the spring, just as the increase in daylight hours starts …

Why Sacramento is still protesting Stephon Clark’s death, one year later

Protests have not subsided in Sacramento, a week after city and state law enforcement concluded that the officers who shot and killed Stephon Clark did not commit a crime.

Last week, hundreds of high school and college students from around Sacramento marched to the California state capitol building to protest the decision. On Monday, Sacramento police arrested 84 activists and journalists, declaring the protest unlawful after alleged vandalism (the Sacramento District Attorney declined to press charges). And yesterday, a vigil for Clark turned into a protest that ended at the District Attorney’s office.

“This could be you. This could …

Captain Marvel’s 2 end-credits scenes, explained

Captain Marvel was officially released in theaters today, March 8, 2019. There are spoilers here regarding the movie and the movie’s post-credits scenes. In addition to the post-credits scenes the movie contains a cameo by the late Stan Lee, and a special bumper/intro honoring Lee.

Captain Marvel has two end credits scenes: a mid-credits scene that directly ties in to next month’s Avengers: Endgame, and a post-credits scene that’s a little less gasp-worthy and a little more joking, but still connects to the rest of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Over the past several years, mid- and post-credits …