Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission will host a one-day conference in Seattle on February 9, 2016, on how companies can build security into their products and services. The event will have a particular focus on guidance for startups and early stage businesses about how to make security considerations a part of a company’s culture from the start.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - It's the kind of Thanksgiving story straight out of a Frank Capra movie, reports the Association of Mature American Citizens. Distraught parents, holding their one-year-old baby girl, braved the vast crowds to get a glimpse of Pope Francis when he visited Philadelphia in September. They hoped for a prayer, at best, but got what they now call a full blown miracle.
Washington, DC - The SunShot Initiative is hiring several technology managers on the Technology to Market team. Technology managers evaluate the technical progress of research awards and develop strategies to advance research and development efforts for solar technologies. The positions are located in Washington, DC.
Sacramento, California - What stands out as the highlight of this day for me, though isn’t the food itself so much as the sharing of it. The people around our tables – friends and family members - are special to us, and more than a few are people whom we don’t see as often as we should. Sharing this meal and this day with them is something to look forward to, and to celebrate. Food is a fitting centerpiece for such an occasion, especially if it was grown in California.
West Lafayette, Indiana - This season's horror-themed movie "Krampus" could become a holiday staple in the vein of "The Grinch Who Stole Christmas," according to Purdue University film expert Lance Duerfahrd.
Washington, DC - Secretary Kerry spoke by phone today with Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi in advance of the climate conference in Paris that begins later this month.