Doris Payne

Convicted jewel thief back in custody for violating probation

Convicted international jewel thief Doris Payne, 83, is back in custody after violating probation during a court hearing in Indio Thursday morning.

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A standoff that lasted about two hours came to an end in Cathedral City shortly after 11 a.m. Thursday.

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Doris Payne

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Apple's iOS 8 HealthKit launch derailed by bug

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Despite declaring emergency, county unlikely to get federal aid

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Deadly flash flood rushes through Hi-Desert community

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People in the Hi-Desert are cleaning up the damage after a deadly flash flood rushed through and killed…

New tie-dye business colors Palm Springs

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New shop will be close to Wet 'n Wild Water Park

A 4th medical marijuana dispensary is on the way in Palm Springs after a vote Wednesday night.

Valley woman returns from Cabo after Hurricane Odile

Days later, many people remain stuck there -- some without power or running water. Valley resident,…

Cathedral City reopens roads affected by floods

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On Wednesday afternoon, Cathedral City reopened all roads, including Varner Road, that were affected by…

Crash cleared at Fred Waring & Monterey

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Three people suffered minor injuries Wednesday afternoon in Palm Desert after a three-vehicle crash at…

Riverside County seeks emergency funding after flash floods

Riverside County has proclaimed an emergency to assist local governments seeking recovery funds for…

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IPhone and iPad owners rejoice! iOS 8 is here.

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Blind autistic girl has unique piano skills

A local blind autistic girl has incredible piano skills. Bianca Rae has her story.  

Fire department warns public about donation scam

The Cathedral City Fire Department is warning the public about a new scam that's using the department as…

50-foot tree crashes to ground in Indio neighborhood

More damage is being reported from last week's storm after a 50-foot tree fell early Tuesday morning in…

Man identified after drowning in lake at PGA West

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The body of a 45 year-old Hispanic man was pulled from a lake at the PGA West Country Club in La Quinta…

Stolen phone racks up $500,000 bill in a day

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Fugitive returned to plea in brutal torture case

A man arrested in the Czech Republic for the brutal torture of a medical marijuana dispensary owner is…

California OKs first tests of self-driving cars

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California, a state synonymous for cars, has issued its first approvals to test self-driving cars. Audi…

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Hi-tech wildfire warning system to be unveiled in Riverside

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