Imperial Valley News
- Created on Monday, 10 December 2012 13:15
- Written by Karen Ross, California Agriculture Secretary
Sacramento, California - Karen Ross, California Agriculture Secretary: "I am pleased that Kings County dairy farmer Dino Giacomazzi has been named the 2012 recipient of the Leopold Conservation Award in California. The award is presented annually in eight states to land owners for achievements in land stewardship and management and is a fine representation of the great work our farmers and ranchers do as envirionmental stewards.
- Created on Monday, 10 December 2012 13:03
- Written by IVN
Fremont, California - Despite 2012 being another year of customer dissatisfaction, a major, U.S airline bankruptcy and the continuation of economic worries, the year is shaping up to be a record in regards to how many people took to the skies in 2012. U.S carriers have been reporting record load factors throughout the year on both domestic and international flights.
FTC's Second Kids' App Report Finds Little Progress in Addressing Privacy Concerns Surrounding Mobile Applications for Children
- Created on Monday, 10 December 2012 12:58
- Written by IVN
Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission issued a new staff report, “Mobile Apps for Kids: Disclosures Still Not Making the Grade,” examining the privacy disclosures and practices of apps offered for children in the Google Play and Apple App stores. The report details the results of the FTC’s second survey of kids’ mobile apps.
- Created on Monday, 10 December 2012 12:56
- Written by Brian Wallheimer
West Lafayette, Indiana - A Purdue University biochemist has determined the function of a gene that when mutated leads to a genetic variation of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease.
- Created on Monday, 10 December 2012 12:35
- Written by State Department
Washington, DC - On December 10, 1948, world leaders gathered at the United Nations General Assembly and affirmed the inherent dignity and inalienable rights of all people. In adopting the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), the international community committed to building a world where all people are “born free and equal in dignity and rights” and are entitled to liberty, equality, and justice under the law.
- Created on Monday, 10 December 2012 11:55
- Written by White House
Washington, DC - President Barack Obama: "Yesterday, our special operators in Afghanistan rescued an American citizen in a mission that was characteristic of the extraordinary courage, skill and patriotism that our troops show every day. Tragically, we lost one of our special operators in this effort.
- Created on Sunday, 09 December 2012 21:30
- Written by Shaun Mason
Los Angeles, California - A combination therapy using an experimental new drug shows significant promise for women with a common type of breast cancer in which estrogen causes their tumors to grow, researchers with the Revlon/UCLA Women's Cancer Research Program at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center report.
- Created on Sunday, 09 December 2012 21:22
- Written by Elise Anderson
Los Angeles, California - In its fourth and final quarterly report of 2012, the UCLA Anderson Forecast says U.S. gross domestic product will grow at an annual rate of less than 2 percent through mid-2013 but will then pick up and exceed 3 percent for most of 2014, with housing activity leading the way.
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