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  • Flood-weary Texas, Oklahoma hit with more rain

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    With heavy rain in the middle of the night, Billy Mack Williams saw water coming over the front sidewalk. It moved so quickly that by the time he could wake his wife, the door burst open and 3 feet of water came flooding in.

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Could the 'San Andreas' movie become a reality?

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The movie San Andreas hits theaters Friday. The action packed flick shows the San Andreas fault…

PS City Attorney defends council actions

PS City Attorney defends council actions

PS City Attorney defends council actions. Natalie Brunell investigates.

Stater Bros reopens after bomb squad finds wireless speaker

Police responded to the Stater Bros on Vista Chino and Sunrise Way in Palm Springs Friday afternoon when…

Hospitals team up to provide healthy breakfast for children

FIND Food Bank

Desert Regional Medical Center and JFK Memorial Hospital are leading a community effort to provide local…

This alarm clock wakes you up with the smell of cash

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The best part of waking your olfactory alarm clock.

Indio Middle School receives grant to help buy books

Indio Middle School Grant

Mary Perry

Indio Middle School students will soon have new books and materials at their fingertips, after…

Silk Road's Ross Ulbricht sentenced to life

Ross Ulbricht


Ross Ulbricht, creator of the underground website Silk Road, which let users anonymously buy and sell…

Over 7K marijuana plants seized after 3-hour standoff

Eight people were arrested on Tuesday after the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department served…

Pipe-beating suspect caught hiding in pool

Travis Corn

A Palm Springs man was arrested Thursday night for attempted homicide after a police found him hiding in…

Cal Fire suspends outdoor burning permits as drought continues

As drought conditions continue to increase fire danger across the region, Cal Fire has suspended all…

The next political battleground: your phone

Phone on plane


There's a new political battleground in 2016: your phone.

Speed a factor in two major crashes this week

One-car crash calls for cut rescue on Washington Street

This week there have been two major accidents where people were driving too fast.

Drones a possibility for local law enforcement


Could the use of drones by law enforcement help in the capture of suspects or in the case of missing…

Woman meets man with her brother's face

Richard Norris, face transplant patient

Courtesy UMMS Photos

When Richard Norris from Virginia received a face transplant three years ago, it transformed his life.…

One-car crash calls for cut & rescue on Washington Street

Chris Tarpening - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Emergency officials are performing a cut and rescue in La Quinta after a car crashed on Washington…

05-28 Palm Springs Power Preview

Chris Alvarez and Andrew

Palm Springs Power President/Owner Andrew Starke joins Chris Alvarez (@TheChrisAlvarez) in studio to…

Charlie Charlie Challenge sparks social media craze, concerns

Charlie Charlie Challenge

A couple of pencils and a sheet of paper, that's all it takes for kids in recent online videos and in…

District Attorney weighs in on conflict of interest law

District Attorney weighs in on conflict of interest law

District Attorney weighs in on conflict of interest law. Natalie Brunell sits down with Riverside…

Sex offender arrested for distributing child porn

Andrew Harrison Fowler

A convicted sex offender who's on parole for having sex with minors was arrested Wednesday afternoon by…

Desert Christian Academy changes end of year tradition to save water

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Desert Christian Academy hosted its annual Water Day on the last day of school, but with a few changes…

Intersection reopens after crash in Palm Springs

Courtesy of viewer Devin Payne

Palm Springs police have reopened eastbound lanes of Ramon Road at Gene Autry Trail after a crash caused…

Cathedral City student eliminated from National Spelling Bee

A Cathedral City eighth-grader who won the Riverside County Spelling Bee in March has been eliminated…

How an artist can steal and sell your Instagram photos


Can a photographer get away with selling screenshots of other people's Instagrams for $90,000?

2nd man arrested for robbing Indio Chevron station

A second man has been arrested on suspicion of robbing a Chevron gas station in Indio on May 13.…

California man faces murder charge in shooting death of friend; friend was testing bulletproof vest

A man accused in the shooting death of his friend, who was wearing a bulletproof vest when he died, has…

Los Angeles area beaches closed by "mysterious" oil globs washing ashore

Newport Beach waves high surf

Beaches from the El Segundo jetty south to Redondo Beach are closed Thursday as crews clean up the mess.

Facebook Messenger tracks your location by default

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If you use Facebook Messenger on an Android phone you might want to check your settings. The app tracks…



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