Imperial Valley News
Sacramento, California - State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson recognized April 5 through April 11 as Women and Girls in STEM Week and urged educators, business, and community leaders to work together to increase the percentage of women, girls, and underrepresented youth in STEM fields.
The Department of General Services announced today that Lisa Jaime Silverman, Executive Officer for the State Allocation Board and Office of Public School Construction, has been honored with a Latina Technology and Business Leadership award by the Latinos in Information Sciences and Technology Association (LISTA).
Sacramento, California - California has shown improvement in reducing infant mortality, AIDS, cancers and coronary heart disease, according to a new report on public health indicators released today by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH).
Former E-Commerce Executive Charged with Price Fixing in the Antitrust Division's First Online Marketplace Prosecution
San Francisco, California - A former executive of an e-commerce seller of posters, prints and framed art has agreed to plead guilty for conspiring to fix the prices of posters sold online, the Department of Justice announced.
Palmdale, California - A Salvadoran national in the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), who was wanted in his native country for solicitation of murder, passed away Monday morning at Palmdale Regional Medical Center after being diagnosed with cancer.
Washington, DC - The public has until Friday, April 24 to help name new features on Pluto and its orbiting satellites as they are discovered by NASA’s New Horizons mission.