Imperial Valley News
- Created on Friday, 16 November 2012 17:55
- Written by Imperial Valley News
Sacramento, California - Assemblymember V. Manuel Pérez reports that he has been honored as a “2012 Rural Health Champion” by the California State Rural Health Association. The award is given in recognition of the Assemblyman’s long term commitment and achievements in supporting health in rural California.
- Created on Friday, 16 November 2012 17:52
- Written by IVN
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. and the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians have agreed to an amended tribal-state gaming compact between the State of California and the Tribe.
- Created on Friday, 16 November 2012 17:50
- Written by IVN
Washington, DC - Scammers are using illegal robocalls to impersonate the Federal Trade Commission, and to try to trick consumers into disclosing their bank account information on a non-FTC website, the agency warns.
- Created on Friday, 16 November 2012 17:28
- Written by Karen Ross, California Agriculture Secretary
San Diego, California - As we launch our second annual Farm to Food Bank Month, I’m excited about the commitment and generosity of California’s farmers and ranchers to support our local communities and consumers with food donations. Nearly 1 in 9 individuals, or close to 4 million people, in California are food insecure.
- Created on Thursday, 15 November 2012 21:21
- Written by FBI
Chicago, Illinois - A Chicago psychiatrist received illegal kickbacks from pharmaceutical companies and submitted at least 140,000 false claims to Medicare and Medicaid for antipsychotic medications he prescribed for thousands of mentally ill patients in area nursing homes, according to a civil health care fraud lawsuit filed today by the United States.
CBP Officers at Calexico and Andrade Ports Seize Over $1Million Worth of Hard Narcotics Over the Weekend
- Created on Thursday, 15 November 2012 21:17
- Written by Border Scope
Calexico, California - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Andrade and Calexico ports of entry made four significant hard narcotics seizures worth over $1 million dollars during the holiday weekend.
BP Exploration and Production Inc. Agrees to Plead Guilty to Felony Manslaughter, Environmental Crimes and Obstruction of Congress Surrounding Deepwater Horizon Incident
- Created on Thursday, 15 November 2012 21:13
- Written by IVN
Washington, DC - BP Exploration and Production Inc. (BP) has agreed to plead guilty to felony manslaughter, environmental crimes and obstruction of Congress and pay a record $4 billion in criminal fines and penalties for its conduct leading to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster that killed 11 people and caused the largest environmental disaster in U.S. history, Attorney General Eric Holder announced today.
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