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  • GOP presidential hopefuls descend on NH

    GOP summit draws potential presidential hopefuls to N.H.

    CNN, Pool

    GOP presidential hopefuls have descended on New Hampshire as part of the Republican Leadership Summit, a two-day event that has drawn about 500 activists and the party's entire 2016 field to the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Nashua.

    On Friday, Florida Sen. Ma...

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    By Eric Bradner CNN

Drought linked to West Nile Virus

4-17-2015 West Nile

Drought linked to West Nile Virus. Valley seeing higher numbers of mosquitoes already. Natalie Brunell…

Star Wars Celebration 2015

Star Wars Celebration

For the tenth year Star Wars fans have gathered to celebrate all things Star Wars.  Timothy Kiley…

Pedestrian hit by car in Desert Hot Springs

A pedestrian is in serious condition after being hit by a car in Desert Hot Springs.

Players walk out on softball coach at Cathedral City

Softball players walk out on coach to send message

Seven members of the Cathedral City girls softball team walked out on their coach before Thursday's game…

Weekend two Coachella tickets sell for under face value

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Weekend two of Coachella Music and Art Festival is underway but the sold-out concert might not be…

Power being restored after garbage truck hits power pole

Alexandra Pierce - KESQ/CBS Local 2

The Imperial Irrigation District was working to restore power around Indio and  La Quinta after the…

Small plane makes emergency landing on La Quinta golf course

Michael Fogarty

Authorities said a small plane was forced to make an emergency landing at the Mountain View Country Club…

First 'Kidchella Rokz' kicks off in Rancho Mirage

A meet and greet with DJ Lance Rock of Yo Gabba Gabba is just one of the fun activities planned for…

Instagram details when nudity is OK

Instagram Direct

From Instagram

Instagram is easing up on its no-nipple policy, but insists it will still scrub kiddie bathtub pictures…

Verizon FIOS to let you pick, choose cable channels


Verizon FIOS will start letting customers opt in -- and out -- of the cable channels they get as part of…

Caltrans advises drivers to avoid I-10 when Coachella Fest wraps up

Christopher Flicker - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Officials with Caltrans are warning local commuters and those traveling to the Coachella Valley Music &…

Officials: California measles outbreak over

Measles vaccine

Joe Raedle/Getty Images

A measles outbreak that affected more than 130 Californians since December is over, the California…

Bermuda Dunes man guilty of accessory charge in Vanderbilt rape

A Bermuda Dunes man has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor accessory charge in the June 2013 rape of a…

Riverside County wildfire destroys home, damages 4 others

MGN Online

About 25 homes were evacuated before the fire was surrounded about 4½ hours later.

Son arrested for assaulting father, locking him out of home

Matthew Diaz


A 33-year-old man was arrested Thursday on accusations of assaulting his father and locking him out of…

Federal appeals court to take up Obama's Immigration action


A three-judge panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments in a closely watched…

DHS families demand changes amid growing gang wars

DHS families demand changes amidst growing gang wars

DHS families demand changes amid growing gang wars. Natalie Brunell reports.

Near drowning in Indio

A toddler is expected to recover after nearly drowning Thursday at a community pool on Del Lago Court in…

Hundreds of fake IDs seized first weekend of Coachella

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Law enforcement and festival security is cracking down on fake IDs, hundreds already confiscated from…

Religious leader reacts to recent raid in Coachella

Regious leader reacts to recent raid in Coachella

Religious leader reacts to recent raid in Coachella

Wanted suspect causes large power outage, several injuries in Palm Springs crash

Laura Yanez - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Several people are injured and thousands were without power after a wanted suspect ran a red light in…

Some residents denied access to their homes at La Quinta Ridge

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While the festival is great for the local economy, it can be particularly hard on those who live near…

Joshua Tree man arrested for attempted murder

MGN Online

A 20-year-old man from Joshua Tree was arrested Wednesday morning for attempted murder after allegedly…

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Bing crossed the 20% threshold in search for the first time in March.

Human smuggling suspects arrested after man found hiding under fuel tank

US Border Patrol

Two people suspected of human smuggling were arrested at the Highway 86 checkpoint Wednesday afternoon…

Mug shots released in valley-wide gang sweep

Noe Castro

Police have released 14 mug shots after fifteen people were arrested Wednesday morning during a…

Police release mug shots after 15 arrested in gang sweep

Joe Galli - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Law enforcement arrested fifteen people suspected of gang activity after serving search warrants at 27…


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