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On this day: March 6

The Alamo falls, the Supreme Court rules in the Dred Scott case, the Oreo cookie and Silly Putty are introduced, Mike Tyson wins in his pro debut, and Eric Clapton enters the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for a third time, all on this day.

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Daylight saving time explained

Daylight saving time begins this weekend. What's behind the tradition of pushing our clocks ahead each spring?

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Most popular beers in America

Americans love beer, and they like it light, fizzy and (mostly) American-made. Take a look at the top 10 most popular beers in the U.S. for the year 2013, according to VinePair.

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10 most expensive cities in the world

Is it Oslo? Maybe London? See which city tops the Economist Intelligence Unit's bi-annual list as the most expensive city in the world.

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Stars who started on soap operas

More than a few TV and movie stars got their start in daytime drama. Click on to find out which stars started on soap operas.

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On this day: March 5

The Boston Massacre riles up American colonists, Che strikes a famous pose, Elvis is discharged, a plane crash kills Patsy Cline, and John Belushi overdoses, all on this day.

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25 surprising celebrity facts

Think you know everything about your favorite celebrity? Think again. Here are 25 surprising facts about celebrities that we bet you didn't know.

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Harrison Ford crashes small plane

Actor Harrison Ford was "banged up" and hospitalized Thursday afternoon after a 1940s aircraft he was piloting crashed during a forced landing on a golf course, his publicist said.

Drivers stranded along Kentucky interstate

Hundreds of motorists were stranded on Interstate 65 near Elizabethtown, Kentucky, and on Interstate 24 near Paducah after a snowstorm.

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Timeline: Boston Marathon bombings

The trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev began on March 3 -- revisit a timeline of the events in the case so far.

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America's favorite quick-serve restaurants

A new nationwide study by Market Force Information reveals American consumers’ favorite quick-service restaurant chains in four popular food categories: pizza, Mexican fare, chicken and sandwiches. Check out who topped the list in this gallery.

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Stars who served time behind bars

Not even fame and fortune can keep some people out of trouble. Check out some celebrities who have served out jail or prison sentences.

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Best places to live in 2015

Good schools? Affordability? Lots to do? The places on the list have it all.

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Shortest celebrity marriages

Sometimes not even celebrities can get a Hollywood ending when it comes to romance. Check out some of the shortest celebrity marriages that didn't even make it a year.

12 surprising airline secrets

There's more to flying than grabbing a ticket and hitting the sky. Click through to see 12 surprising facts about air travel.

Flames engulf vehicle on Buckman Bridge

Viewer photos of the vehicle fire on the Buckman Bridge.

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Celebrities with March birthdays

Is your birthday in March? Take a look at celebrities with March birthdays and see who shares yours.

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IRS daily tax tips

As tax season begins, the IRS warns taxpayers to be on high alert for common scams. Here is a collection of tax tips released daily by the IRS:

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Negative effects of daylight saving time

According to Mother Nature Network, there is a ton of data that points to negative effects on our bodies from the time change resulting from daylight saving time.

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