Imperial Valley News
CDFA collaborates on draft ‘Vibrant Communities and Landscapes’ plan to help meet climate change goals
Sacramento, California - Land use decisions, including development patterns, land conservation and protection, and land management practices, play a critical role in the State’s future and achievement of its long-term community health, environmental, and economic goals.
West Lafayette, Indiana - In the United States and in many other countries across the world, consumers are paying too much for their mobile phone bills because of government influencing, research by a Purdue University professor indicates.
Washington, DC - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Exondys 51 (eteplirsen) injection, the first drug approved to treat patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). Exondys 51 is specifically indicated for patients who have a confirmed mutation of the dystrophin gene amenable to exon 51 skipping, which affects about 13 percent of the population with DMD.
Long Beach, California - Moving aggressively to ramp up the fight against climate change and help California’s most polluted communities, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will join elected, environmental and civic leaders in Long Beach today to sign SB 1383 by Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens), which establishes the nation’s toughest restrictions on destructive super pollutants, including black carbon, fluorinated gases and methane.
New York - Secretary Kerry met with his majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan today in New York. The Secretary thanked the King for his strong and continued leadership in the Counter-ISIL Coalition, and on regional stability efforts.
Washington, DC - Today the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, Fumio Kishida, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea, Yun Byung-se, met in New York to ensure that the three countries remain in close coordination in the wake of North Korea’s second nuclear test in eight months and a series of other, ballistic missile-related North Korean provocations over the past six months, and to expand our collaboration.