Imperial Valley News
San Diego, California - Clinical psychologist Joanne J. Wendt is on a mission to help men and women build better relationships with each other. Through her practice, she educates men and women on ways to improve their interactions. In preparation for the New Year she is releasing tips to help, starting with new recommendations targeting women.
Amsterdam, Netherlands - EnGarde body armor is pleased to announce that it is donating body armor to support the mission of the Swedish division of Reporters Without Borders. With correspondents in 150 countries and issuing over 1,000 press releases every year, Reporters Without Borders acts to fight censorship and laws aimed at restricting freedom of information.
Washington, DC - In this week's address, the President wished everyone a happy Thanksgiving and reflected on the history of our country and its celebration of diversity. He gave thanks for the many Americans who sacrifice every day, from volunteer workers who serve their communities, to men and women in unform who serve us all. On Thanksgiving, a holiday that is uniquely American, he reminded us to focus on what unites - our commitment to American ideals like justice and equality and our gratitud and love for our country.
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Issues Consumer Alert on Scams Targeting Immigrants and their Families
San Francisco, California - Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today issued a consumer alert to Californians about possible scams targeting immigrants and their families. Major changes to United States immigration policy, like those contained in President Barack Obama’s Immigration Accountability Executive Actions announced on November 20, 2014, often lead to con artists emerging to prey on vulnerable consumers seeking help with immigration services.
Washington, DC - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA today announced that nearly 2,500 applicants will receive disaster assistance through the Emergency Assistance for Livestock, Honeybees, and Farm-Raised Fish Program (ELAP) for losses suffered from October 1, 2011, through September 30, 2013.
Washington, DC - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today finalized two rules requiring that calorie information be listed on menus and menu boards in chain restaurants, similar retail food establishments and vending machines with 20 or more locations to provide consumers with more nutritional information about the foods they eat outside of the home. The rules are required by the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.