Imperial Valley News Center
Washington, DC - CDC is working with other public health officials to monitor for ongoing Zika virus transmission. Today, CDC posted a Zika virus travel notice for Argentina. Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported in Tucumán Province, Argentina. CDC has issued travel notices (level 2, “practice enhanced precautions”) for people traveling to destinations with Zika.
Washington, DC - Memorial Day, America's unofficial first day of summer, is the day we traditionally spruce up the final resting places of family members, friends and especially those who gave the last full measure in service to community and country. National parks are appropriate places for reflection and remembrance on this special day and many of the 28 different kinds of parks in the national park system will host special events this Memorial Day weekend.
New York - In the past 12 months (ending April 2016), drone sales have grown 224 percent year-over-year to nearly $200 million, according to The NPD Group's Retail Tracking Service. Over the past six months (ending April 2016), sales growth has accelerated to more than four times higher than the same time period last year*. The following brands are leading the industry in drone sales:
Washington, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness President and CEO David Hirschmann issued the following statement today regarding the coalition of labor and public interest groups launching a campaign aimed at attacking Wall Street:
Washington, DC - NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center says the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, which runs from June 1 through November 30, will most likely be near-normal, but forecast uncertainty in the climate signals that influence the formation of Atlantic storms make predicting this season particularly difficult.
Washington, DC - In this week’s address, President Obama solemnly reflected on the meaning of Memorial Day and recognized the sacrifices made by the American warriors who never made it back home. Though the President stressed that citizens should thank active-duty troops and veterans every day of the year, he emphasized that Memorial Day is reserved for remembering the unselfish men and women who gave their lives in defense of the nation. In addition to reflecting on the unpayable debt owed to fallen servicemembers,