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All air travelers entering the United States beginning January 23 will need to show passports — even U.S. citizens

Until now, U.S. citizens, travelers from Canada and Bermuda, and some travelers from Mexico who have special border-crossing cards for frequent visitors were allowed to show other proofs of identification, such as drivers’ licenses or birth certificates.

In a few cases, other documents still may be used for air entry into the U.S. by some frequent travelers between the U.S. and Canada, members of the American military on official business and some U.S. merchant mariners.

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FROM 2007:

Daylight Saving Time begins for most of the United States at 2 a.m. on the second Sunday of March.
Time will revert to standard time at 2 a.m. on the first Sunday in November.

Read More … How DST affects Java Applications and How it can be solved…


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