Imperial Valley News
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Announces $25.95 Million Settlement with Comcast Over Hazardous Waste Disposal And Privacy Violations
San Francisco, California - Attorney General Kamala D. Harris and Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley today announced a settlement with Comcast Cable Communications LLC (“Comcast”) to resolve allegations that Comcast both unlawfully disposed of hazardous waste and discarded records without first omitting or redacting private customer information. As part of the settlement, Comcast will pay a total of $25.95 million.
Sacramento, California - California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Director and State Public Health Officer Dr. Karen Smith is reminding anyone who hasn’t yet received a flu vaccine to do so in time for the holidays.
Sacramento, California - The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced that Colonial Gardens Nursing Home, a skilled nursing facility in Los Angeles County, has received a Class “AA” citation, the most severe penalty under State law, and a $100,000 fine from the State of California.
White House Administration Announces Public-Private Innovation Strategy to Build a Sustainable Water Future
Washington, DC - Last week, representatives of more than 190 nations agreed to an unprecedented global climate agreement that establishes a long-term, durable framework to address one of the gravest threats facing humanity. As the President said, the agreement in Paris creates a mechanism for us to continually tackle climate change in an effective way and begin the next phase of building a low-carbon, climate-resilient future while generating new jobs and industries.
Washington, DC - On Monday, December 14th, Vice President Joe Biden commemorated the second-year anniversary of President Obama’s 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund in the White House Indian Treaty Room.
Sacramento, California - State agencies have launched a number of investigations into the natural gas leak at the Aliso Canyon underground gas storage field, including demands for records and a directive to pay for an independent, third-party technical analysis.