Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments:

Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission has issued an administrative complaint, a public version of which will be linked to this news release shortly, charging that a proposed merger between two specialized software vendors violates federal antitrust laws.

Kenya - With a very heavy heart, San Diego Zoo Global is sharing the news that Sudan, a 45-year-old northern white rhino who lived at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya, passed away from age-related health complications. Our most sincere and heartfelt sympathies are with Sudan's keepers in Kenya who have loved and cared for him. 

Sacramento, California - Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) welcomed eleven Imperial County high school students to the California Capitol and proudly presented them during this afternoon’s assembly session. These youth are currently participating in Comité Cívico del Valle’s Youth Environmental Health Internship.

Tucson, Arizona - After being fired by Attorney General Sessions on March 16, former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe claimed: "This attack on my credibility is one part of a larger effort not just to slander me personally, but to taint the FBI, law enforcement, and intelligence professionals more generally."

Artic Circle - Divers from U.S. Navy Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit (MDSU) Two, Underwater Construction Team (UCT) One and the U.S. Coast Guard braved harsh Arctic waters to play a critical role during a torpedo exercise as part of Ice Exercise (ICEX) 2018.