San Diego, California - Hot dry winds are back in the forecast, raising the wildfire risk once again in San Diego County. The County’s fire responders sprang into action during the Santa Ana that recently scorched the region and are bracing for a potentially explosive wildfire season, due to the extreme drought.

Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission is currently accepting public comments on an application by Service Corporation International (SCI) to sell certain funeral and cemetery assets, as required under the FTC’s December 2013 proposed order settling charges that SCI’s acquisition of Stewart Enterprises, Inc. would be anticompetitive. In total, the proposed order requires the combined SCI/Stewart to divest 53 funeral homes and 38 cemeteries to ensure competition is maintained in 59 communities throughout the United States.

San Diego, California (NAPSI) - Most people have some kind of insurance to provide financial protection for their car, their home or their health. And this insurance covers the things we hope never happen, such as a tree falling through the window after a particularly windy storm. But did you know that in the U.S. we also have insurance for acts of terrorism?

Washington, DC - On May 8, 2014, President Obama submitted to Congress for its review an Agreement for Cooperation between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy.

Millington, Tennessee - Due to the excellent retention and outstanding recruiting success, the Navy is reinstating the Enlisted Early Transition Program (EETP), according to a message released May 8.

San Diego, California - San Diego Zoo Global announced today that it is the recipient of the largest education gift in its history. The gift of $6 million comes from the Price Family Charitable Fund and is designated to provide a permanent endowment for San Diego Zoo Global’s education programs for Title 1 schools in San Diego County.

Millington, Tennessee - With many semi-annual Physical Fitness Assessments (PFA) coming to an end, Navy officials remind Sailors to verify their results in the Physical Readiness Information Management System (PRIMS).