Imperial Valley News Center
Washington, DC - According to the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), approximately 80 percent of all flowering plant species reproduce with the help of pollinator animals like bees, butterflies, birds, and more. This accounts for at least one third of the world’s food crops, including tomatoes, pepper, strawberries, coffee, apples, carrots, almonds, cocoa, and thousands of others.
Washington, DC - Today in Oslo, the United States and Norway announced the U.S.-Norwegian Demining Initiative.
Oslo, Norway - Secretary Kerry met today in Oslo with his Iranian counterpart Foreign Minister Javad Zarif. The two discussed progress on the continuing implementation of the JCPOA, including issues related to banking and relief of nuclear-related sanctions.
Washington, DC - With both the Fourth of July and a landmark election around the corner, it’s a good time to ask: Which U.S. cities bleed the most red, white and blue? To find out, the leading personal-finance website WalletHub took an in-depth look at the Metro Areas That Most & Least Resemble the U.S. right now.
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued the following statement regarding the death of San Jose Police Department Officer Michael Katherman:
Washington, DC - The United States is gravely concerned about the military action that took place on the Ethiopia-Eritrea border, June 12 and 13. As both Ethiopia and Eritrea are party to the 2000 Cessation of Hostilities Agreement and there cannot be a military solution, we call for both sides to exercise restraint and engage in political dialogue.