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Google fights Marriott's plan to block Wi-Fi hotspots

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Robert Galbraith/Reuters

Google and Microsoft have joined a growing chorus of businesses that oppose Marriott's attempt to block…

Why happiness is healthy

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Happiness -- you know it when you see it, but it's hard to define.

Sheriff's Deputy helps save Christmas for family after burglary

Four-year-old Logan Soto holds a ball he got for Christmas

Four children will have presents to open on Christmas morning thanks to a Riverside County Sheriff's…

Guide Dogs of the Desert receives Coachella Valley Spotlight Grant

Guide Dogs of the Desert receives Coachella Valley Spotlight Grant. Bianca Rae has the story. 

You won't get hacked by streaming 'The Interview' online

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If you think hackers will hurt you for streaming "The Interview" on your computer, relax.

Loved ones remember PDHS teacher, Jill Grant, one year later

Grant Vigil 1 year later

The body of a Coachella Valley teacher was discovered in a field in Indio. One year later, loved ones…

Sony plans to stream "The Interview" on Christmas Day

Sony has struck a deal with YouTube to offer digital rentals of "The Interview" beginning Thursday, a…

Fontana man gets caught in Texas traffic stop with nearly $500K in drugs

A California man has been arrested after a Texas Panhandle traffic stop yielded nearly $500,000 in…

Across US, after NYC deaths, a surge of support for police

At a time when many in the nation's police community feel embattled, Americans across the country are…

2 small earthquakes shake southeast corner of Salton Sea

The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake struck about 6 miles southwest of the town of Niland at about…

Local theaters will show the "Interview" on Christmas

The Interview billboard

CNN

Cinémas Palme D'Or, Camelot Theaters and the Mary Pickford Theatre have added Christmas showings of the…

FDA easing ban on blood donations by gay and bisexual men

Petitions at EQCA to end the blood ban by the FDA.

The Food and Drug Administration says it plans to allow gay men to donate blood, but only if they have…

Palm Springs Staples targeted by hackers

Palm Springs Staples

There's a good chance hackers have your credit or debit card information if you shopped at a Palm…

Painted Hills Middle School students under investigation for school fire

Five students from a Desert Hot Springs middle school are implicated in the incident in which two "…

Driver hits hydrant on Varner Road near Monterey Ave.

Fire Hydrant Hit

DeShawn Alexander

A car crashed into a fire hydrant on Varner Road, near Monterey Avenue in Thousand Palms, California…

Big rig rollover shut down I-10 in Palm Desert

Three people injured and some lanes of I-10 were closed after a big rig crashed into a car near Cook…

Could this mean the end of tipping?

No tipping

CNNMoney/Shutterstock

Imagine a table of diners at a high-end restaurant, getting up and leaving after their meal without…

Stunning timelapse shows 6 months of Earth from space

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ESA

Stunning timelapse video by a German astronaut is giving us a view of Earth like we've never seen before.

Google now displays song lyrics in search results

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Google is starting to show the full text of song lyrics in search results..

Southern California special needs tot gets new wheelchair, stolen one recovered

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A 4-year-old girl with Down syndrome who had an expensive wheelchair stolen from the front of her…

Rudolph stolen from Southern California neighborhood found

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

DreamWorks Classics

A Sheriff's Department statement says the statue, which vanished Dec. 12, was found Monday standing…

Can graphene harvest energy from thin air?

Graphene

CNN

Bold claims for new battery technology have been around since the invention of the lead-acid battery…

LifeStream blood bank holding donation drives

LifeStream blood bank will hold several donation drives in the Coachella Valley over the next two weeks…

'Brain box' allows paralyzed to make music

Music with your eyes

ICCMR/University of Plymouth

Ever since musician Eduardo Miranda met a patient with locked in syndrome 11 years ago, he has been on…

A peek into North Korea's Internet

Network cables Internet 2

Michael Bocchieri/Getty Images

So, North Korea's Internet went down. What is it like anyway?

Woman faces felony charges in death of newborn son

A 35-year-old Thermal woman is being prosecuted on two felony charges in the death of her newborn son,…

Steve Carell, Rob Marshall & Chris Rock to receive Variety Awards at P.S.I.F.F.

Foxcatcher

Annapurna Pictures

Organizers of the 26th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival have announced the list of actors…

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