Imperial Valley News
Palmdale, California - A Salvadoran national in the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), who was wanted in his native country for solicitation of murder, passed away Monday morning at Palmdale Regional Medical Center after being diagnosed with cancer.
Washington, DC - The public has until Friday, April 24 to help name new features on Pluto and its orbiting satellites as they are discovered by NASA’s New Horizons mission.
New York - With conflict escalating in many parts of Yemen, children continue to be killed, injured, displaced and put at increasing risk from disease, UNICEF said today.
Irvine, California - Joined by more than 100 UCI Extension staff and guests, UCI Chancellor Howard Gillman and Dean of Continuing Education Gary Matkin celebrated the expansion of the campus by breaking ground on the new UCI Extension building. The groundbreaking ceremony, held last Thursday, marked a new chapter in UCI Extension’s quest to expand its professional and continuing education offerings and to serve an even greater number of learners. The 76,298-square-foot LEED Platinum building is located at 510 East Peltason Drive and is scheduled to open in Fall 2016.
Cambridge, England - New study questions whether doctors are not giving enough guidance to patients about end of life decisions.
EPA and DOE Honor 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate
Washington, DC - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) are honoring 128 businesses and organizations in 33 states with the Energy Star’s Partner of the Year award for their commitment to saving energy and protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency achievements. Awardees are helping families save money by saving energy in innovative ways including working with utilities to offer rebates to customers, creating more efficient products, and launching efficiency projects.