Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - Today, approximately 10 months since the first U.S. personnel deployed to West Africa to fight Ebola, we mark important milestones in our response to the epidemic and chart the way ahead.
Zoos Bring Animal Kingdom to Patients at Primary Children's Hospital and Ronald McDonald House Charities in Salt Lake City
Salt Lake City, Utah - Today, a unique collaboration designed to entertain and educate patients and their families about wildlife was announced through a partnership between the San Diego Zoo, Utah’s Hogle Zoo, Primary Children’s Hospital, and Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Intermountain Area. Funded through a generous gift by businessman and philanthropist T. Denny Sanford, Primary Children’s Hospital, Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Intermountain Area, the Utah’s Hogle Zoo and San Diego Zoo Global announced the arrival of San Diego Zoo Kids in Salt Lake City.
Speaker Atkins Appoints Assemblymember Garcia Chair of Key Select Committee on Renewables and Restoration at the Salton Sea
Sacramento, California - State Assembly Speaker Toni G. Atkins announced today her selection of key select committee chairs for the 2015-16 Regular Session and appointed Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia to head the newly formed Assembly Select Committee on Renewable Energy Development and Restoration of the Salton Sea.
Washington, DC - A sweepstakes operator is permanently banned from direct mail marketing and is liable for a $9.5 million judgment under a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission, which charged her with violating a previous court order by running a sweepstakes scam.
Washington, DC - Does your app collect users’ locations? Is that happening even when they’re not using the app? Savvy developers understand the importance of giving consumers a clear picture of what’s going on. The FTC has advice on making your practices more transparent.
Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry: "President Obama's draft resolution to authorize the use of military force against ISIL is important, and it's important for our country that we work with Congress to achieve its passage. We are strongest as a nation when the Administration and Congress work together on issues as significant as the use of military force.