Imperial Valley News Center
Washington, DC - The United States is concerned by reports that the Government of Burma has filed criminal charges against peaceful protesters engaged in campaign activities advocating reform of the National Education Law. We call for the immediate, unconditional release of all individuals being detained in the country as a result of exercising their right to peacefully assemble.
Imperial, California - Bowing your head in prayer is a good thing to do, but be careful not to bow too low. A New Jersey man did just that at a local restaurant over a steak fajita skillet and, boy, did he get burned, reports the Association of Mature American Citizens.
BioMarin Announces One Oral and 7 Poster Presentations at the 2015 American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting
San Rafael, California - BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. today announced the results of a post-hoc sub-analysis of the PKU-016 or ASCEND study, the largest randomized controlled trial evaluating neurocognitive outcomes in patients with phenylketonuria (PKU) treated with the approved therapy Kuvan® (sapropterin dihydrochloride)at the 2015 American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting.
Newport, Rhode Island - Maritime security leaders gathered at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island, March 25-26, to focus global military attention on seapower during the EMC Chair Symposium "Maritime Power and International Security."
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued a proclamation declaring Monday, March 30, 2015, as “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day” in the State of California.
More than $1.6 million for California as USDA announces grants for childhood obesity prevention programs
Sacramento, California - The USDA has awarded $9 million in grants to develop childhood obesity intervention programs through colleges and universities in 12 states and Puerto Rico. The grants are funded through the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI), the flagship competitive grant program authorized under the 2014 Farm Bill.