Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry: "On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I extend my warmest congratulations to the people of Chad as you commemorate 55 years of independence on August 11.
Washington, DC - International Youth Day takes place on Wednesday, August 12th to celebrate youth and their ability to help create a better world. The theme of this year’s event is youth civic engagement to encourage young women and men to engage politically, economically, and socially in their communities.
Washington, DC - In one of the biggest surveys ever undertaken, more than 20,000 online voters cast 35% of their ballots for Carly Fiorina as the winner of last week's GOP debates. Despite the media appeal of Donald Trump, only 14% of respondents picked him as the winner.
Sacramento, California - Moctezuma Tovar, 46, of Sacramento, and Sandra Hermosillo, 53, of Woodland, pleaded guilty today to conspiring to commit wire fraud in connection with a mortgage fraud scheme, United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced.
Fresno, California - James Steven Harris, aka Steve Harris, 45, of Loma Linda, pleaded guilty today in connection with his involvement in smuggling smokable synthetic cannabinoids into prison, United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced.
California Real Estate Investment Firm Owner Found Guilty in Fraud Scheme That Ended in $169 Million Bankruptcy
Santa, Ana, California - The CEO of a now-defunct Southern California real estate investment firm was convicted of federal fraud charges for perpetrating a scheme that ended with the bankruptcy of the company and hundreds of investors collectively losing as much as $169 million.