Sacramento, California - Governor Gavin Newsom Tuesday announced the following appointments:

Salinas, California - Sailors assigned to Information Warfare Training Command (IWTC) Monterey attended the California International Airshow in Salinas, California, March 23-24.

Washington, DC - Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom Sam Brownback will travel to Anaheim, California, March 25-27.

Salinas, California - Jacqueline Ramos, aka Jackie Acosta, of Salinas, California, was sentenced to 60 months in prison on conspiracy and bank fraud charges, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and United States Attorney David L. Anderson.

Sacramento, California - Agriculture is a major industry for the Golden State. With 80,500 farms and ranches, California agriculture is a $44.7 billion dollar industry that generates at least $100 billion in related economic activity. The California Department of Food and Agriculture's (CDFA) mission is, "to serve the citizens of California by promoting and protecting a safe, healthy food supply, and enhancing local and global agricultural trade, through efficient management, innovation, and sound science, with a commitment to environmental stewardship."

Los Angeles, California - A certified public accountant pleaded guilty Wednesday to a federal wire fraud charge for running a Ponzi scheme that defrauded her victims, many of whom were clients of her accounting firm, out of tens of millions of dollars over a span of two decades.