Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments:

Washington, DC - The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is offering up to $1 million in grants to establish up to eight Regional Alliances and Multistakeholder Partnerships to Stimulate (RAMPS) cybersecurity education and workforce development. As part of the Department of Commerce’s “Skills for Business” initiative that has made job-driven training a priority, RAMPS will support the NIST-led National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE).

Washington, DC - Ajinomoto Windsor, Inc., with establishments in Fort Worth, Texas; Los Angeles, California; Carthage, Missouri; and Portland, Oregon, is recalling approximately 47,112,256 pounds of not-ready-to-eat meat and poultry products that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.

Los Angeles, California - A U.S. government agency whose mission is to help save the lives of people around the world living with HIV and AIDS has seen a steep drop in funding for an important part of its budget. The finding, from a UCLA study, could be a cause for concern because many countries rely on the agency to help pay for vital health care services for people with the disease.

Washington, DC - Following the commitments made by the two countries during President Xi Jinping’s state visit in September 2015, the United States and the People’s Republic of China held the first Senior Experts Group meeting to address international norms of state behavior and other crucial issues for international security in cyberspace in Washington, D.C., on May 11, 2016.

Los Angeles, California - Millennials in cities nationwide have flocked to fill downtown apartments over the past decade, but a new University of Southern California study shows the real estate market should brace for a major migration.