Terror in Canada: Parliament shooter reportedly a recent convert to Islam

An Ottawa police officer runs with his weapon drawn outside Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014.

OTTAWA, CANADA - A gunman who reportedly was a recent convert to Islam launched an attack Wednesday in Ottawa, killing one soldier guarding a war memorial before barging into the capital city's Parliament


43 Arrested in Imperial County as authorities throw net around drug distribution ring


EL CENTRO - Authorities say 43 people have been arrested in connection with a methamphetamine and heroin distribution ring in California's Imperial Valley.



Enterovirus D-68 Case Identified in Imperial County


IMPERIAL COUNTY – The Imperial County Public Health Department announced today that a lab-confirmed case of enterovirus D-68 (EV-D68) infection was reported this week in a child residing in Imperial County.


Jail inmate found hung by correctional staff

Braulio Salazar after his apprehension by Mexican officials for his alleged murder of Matthew Tate

EL CENTRO - On Wednesday, October 22, around 7:00 p.m., an inmate housed at the Imperial County Jail was found hanging inside of his cell by correctional staff.



After Further (Wildcat) Review


BRAWLEY - The biggest game of the season will occur on Friday night in Imperial as the 2013 Defending IVL Champion Tigers are set to host the visiting Brawley Wildcats.


Togo’s Opens in Brawley With 1,000 Free Hot Pastrami Sandwiches

Jacqueline Smith, Regional Marketing Manager, helps with last minute preparation for Grand Opening

BRAWLEY, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Togo's Eateries, Inc., a "West Coast Original" since 1971, will give away 1,000 free Hot Pastrami Sandwiches to celebrate the opening of its new restaurant in Brawley.



40 local entrepreneurs to get free booths at Pacificland Wholesale Mart


EL CENTRO - The County of Imperial is pleased to announce that Pacificland International Development is offering the use of a booth free of charge at its Pacificland Wholesale Mart to 40 local entrepreneurs and businesses


Obama Administration Quietly Prepares ‘Surge’ of Millions of New Immigrant IDs


WASHINGTON D.C. - Despite no official action from the president ahead of the election, the Obama administration has quietly begun preparing to issue millions of work authorization permits, suggesting the implementation of a large-scale executive amnesty may have already begun.

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