Imperial Valley News
Phoenix, Arizona - Elio Motors today announced it has retained Network1 Financial Securities, Inc., as the lead placement agent for the Company's offering of up to $30,000,000 of Convertible Subordinated Debt to accredited investors under Rule 506 (c) of Regulation D of the Securities Act. Elio Motors is targeting the first half of 2016 to launch an enclosed three-wheel vehicle that is expected to sell for $6,800 and get up to 84 MPG.
Washington, DC - Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Edith Ramirez released the agency’s 2014 Annual Highlights today, emphasizing the agency’s work to protect consumers and promote competition during the past calendar year.
Sacramento, California - the USDA has designated April as Invasive Plant Pest and Disease Prevention Month. From the Growing California video series, a partnership with California Grown, here is an encore presentation of “First Line of Defense,” a story about CDFA’s Border Inspection Stations.
Washington, DC - The United States welcomes the African Union’s announcement of its new Special Representative for the Great Lakes Region and Head of the AU Liaison Office in Burundi, Dr. Arvin Boolell. The United States looks forward to continuing our important partnership with the African Union in promoting democratization, ending the threat of armed groups in the region, bolstering regional stability and cooperation, and ensuring that upcoming elections in several Great Lakes countries are free, fair, and peaceful—most imminently in Burundi, where critical elections are set to begin on May 26.
West Lafayette, Indiana - On April 22, Earth Day celebrates its 45th anniversary of raising public awareness of environmental issues including harnessing solar energy, cleaning water and reducing pollution.
Washington, DC - Two police officers - one from South Carolina and one from Oklahoma should never have pulled their handguns. Their decisions took lives and forever destroyed families and their own personal lives. One cop was just 33 and the other 72.