Imperial Valley News
Madrid, Spain - A Dominican-born Spanish citizen, who fled from Spain to New York after she was sentenced to serve six years in prison for drug trafficking, was removed April 14 by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers in New York City.
Washington, DC - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced today that the organic industry continues to show remarkable growth domestically and globally, with 19,474 certified organic operations in the United States and a total of 27,814 certified organic operations around the world.
Washington, DC - NASA has selected 149 research and technology proposals from American small businesses and research institutions that will enable NASA's future missions into the solar system and beyond while benefiting America's technology-driven economy right here on Earth.
Washington, DC - President Barack Obama: "I applaud the Members of Congress from both parties who came together to pass the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act.
United States, Canada, and Mexico Submit North American HFC Phase Down Amendment to the Montreal Protocol
Washington, DC - Today the United States, Canada, and Mexico submitted an amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer to phase down the production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), which are highly potent greenhouse gases being used as replacements for substances being phased out under the Montreal Protocol.
Coordinator for Cyber Issues Christopher Painter Heads the U.S. Delegation to the Global Conference on Cyberspace in The Hague
Washington, DC - April 16–17, 2015, the Netherlands will host the fourth Global Conference on Cyberspace (GCCS) in The Hague. The conference will bring together stakeholders of various backgrounds from governments, the private sector, and civil society in order to promote practical cooperation in cyberspace, augment cyber capacity building globally, and discuss norms for responsible behavior in cyberspace.