Imperial Valley News
Fresno, California - Jose Valadez Jr., 35, of Patterson, was sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison today for an armed bank robbery, United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced.
Baltimore, Maryland - A 40-year-old Salvadoran who fled from El Salvador to evade criminal charges for attempted murder was removed Nov. 18 by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO).
Washington, DC - U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack made the following statement:
Washington, DC - NASA has successfully installed the first of 18 flight mirrors onto the James Webb Space Telescope, beginning a critical piece of the observatory’s construction.
California Energy Commission Chair Sees Growth for Renewable Energy with Expansion of Regional Energy Market
Sacramento, California - California Energy Commission Chair Robert B. Weisenmiller issued the following statement regarding the expansion of the Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) to include Portland General Electric (PGE). PGE has signed an implementation agreement to participate in the EIM with a goal of joining in 2017.
CDC estimates underscore the need to increase awareness of a daily pill that can prevent HIV infection
Washington, DC - A new Vital Signs report published today estimates that 25 percent of sexually active gay and bisexual adult men, nearly 20 percent of adults who inject drugs, and less than 1 percent of heterosexually active adults are at substantial risk for HIV infection and should be counseled about PrEP, a daily pill for HIV prevention.