12 April 1945: President Franklin D. Roosevelt Dies

On April 12, 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt dies at Warm Springs, Ga. The longest- serving president (March 4, 1933 to April 12, 1945) is elected in 1932 and leads America during the trying times of the Great Depression and World War II. 519 more words

Daylight Saving Time -- a little history

We recently began the 2014 Daylight Saving Time (DST), losing a precious hour of sleep on March 9th to ultimately gain an extra hour of daylight every evening until November 2nd when it changes back.   444 more words