Imperial Valley News Center
Cairo, Egypt - of State John Kerry: "Well, let me express what a pleasure it is for me to be back in Cairo. I’m very grateful to President al-Sisi and Foreign Minister Shoukry for their welcome and for the serious conversation that we just engaged in. Regrettably, this is a short visit only because I need to join President Obama for the summit that we’re having in the region, but I committed to President al-Sisi today to return very soon to follow up on the discussion that we had this morning.
Washington, DC - Please don’t tell the other entries in the Code of Federal Regulations – we wouldn’t want to stir up jealousies – but Business Blog readers have probably detected our fondness for 16 C.F.R. § 304.
Washington, DC - The U.S. Department of Commerce today issued the Public Safety Analytics R&D Roadmap, which outlines opportunities to spur innovation and improve public safety by making data more accessible and useful for police, firefighters, emergency medical services and other first responders. Published by the National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST), this report evaluates software, network and device technologies that could improve public safety response, communications and operations over the next 20 years.
Washington, DC - The Energy Department will present a live a webinar titled "Field-to-Fleet Webinar: How Does Feedstock Type Affect Biofuels Conversion?" on Wednesday, April 20, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. The webinar will focus on the Bioenergy Technologies Office's (BETO's) Field-to-Fleet project and its outcomes to date. Field-to-Fleet is part of BETO's larger Thermochemical Feedstock Interface Project and is a joint Idaho National Laboratory (INL),
Washington, DC - The President called President of Ecuador Rafael Correa today to convey the condolences of the American people for the loss of life caused by the earthquake on April 16.
Washington, DC - The United States strongly condemns the cowardly attack on Afghan forces and civilians in Kabul this morning that killed dozens and wounded hundreds. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims, their families, and their loved ones.