• The Ice Bucket Challenge actually worked?

    Ice Bucket worked


    Throwback to 2014, the year of the Ellen DeGeneres Oscar selfie, Pharrell's giant hat, and the Ice Bucket Challenge. These fads "broke the internet" (a phrase also coined in 2014) dominating social media feeds across the globe.

    But one of these viral...

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The Ice Bucket Challenge actually worked?

Ice Bucket worked


Throwback to 2014, the year of the Ellen DeGeneres Oscar selfie, Pharrell's giant hat, and the Ice…

Actress who played Jamaican psychic Miss Cleo dies

Miss Cleo

Actress who played Jamaican psychic Miss Cleo dies. Cancer took her life at 53 years old.

Arrest made in Desert Hot Springs burglaries

A 19-year-old man was arrested Tuesday for his suspected involvement in a series of Desert Hot Springs…

Teens learn leadership skills at Jack and Jill national convention

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A national organization is here in the desert to focus on the success of hundreds of teenagers.

Upgrades almost complete at Twentynine Palms fire station

Twentynine Palms fire station

Joe Galli

A $130,000 remodel of the Twentynine Palms fire station is under way.

DHS fire hydrant theft may be part of larger problem


Thieves in Desert Hot Springs have stolen a fire hydrant and other water equipment from Two Bunch Palms…

Summer Survival Guide 4: Keep your family safe from mosquitoes

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CBS Local 2

The first case of Zika virus has hit Riverside County, and the mosquitoes capable of carrying it have…

California takes the title for most car-selfies

MGN Online

New data has California leading all states in the amount of people first taking a selfie before hitting…

Progress on Downtown Palm Springs project

Downtown Palm Springs project

After years of planning and much debate, redevelopment in Downtown Palm Springs is coming to fruition…

Dogs left on hot tar roof during heat wave

Hot Dogs

Dogs left on hot tar roof during heat wave. Both expected to survive but suffered severe burns.

Qualcomm steps up to settle gender discrimination case


Qualcomm takes steps to settle gender discrimination case. Mobile technology company will pay $19.5…

Signs point to Russia in DNC hack

2016 DNC

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There's mounting evidence that hackers in Russia hacked the Democratic National Committee, but the FBI…

Indio homicide victim identified by coroner's office

Dead body found in Indio near Dr. Carreon Park

The Indio Police Department is investigating a homicide after a man's body was found early Friday…

Felon arrested with gun & ammo by Gang Task Force

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A 22-year-old felon was arrested with a firearm and ammunition after the Coachella Valley Violent Crime…

BlackBerry says new device is 'world's most secure' smartphone


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BlackBerry is on a mission to stay competitive and relevant in the smartphone market even as it kills…

Amazon to test drone delivery in the UK

Amazon Prime Air, drone

Courtesy Amazon

Amazon drones are ready for take off.

The e-commerce giant announced Tuesday that it has formed a…

Hundreds march for Black Lives Matter protest

Black Lives Matter protest

Joe Galli

Hundreds of activists and protesters showed their support for the Black Lives Matter movement with a…

Snowden designs a phone case that hides owner's location

Edward Snowden at SXSW

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Edward Snowden has secretly been working on a project to stop smartphones from revealing the location of…

Israel vs. USA: Google's competition to go to the moon


Google Lunar X Prize Via CNN

Nearly 50 years after Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, effectively ending the Cold War space race, the…

Your local LA Rams station is Fox 11 Palm Springs

Rams in LA


The Gulf California Broadcast Company is proud to announce our FOX affiliate KDFX, FOX 11 - Palm…

Man, 62, gets stuck in mud playing 'Pokemon Go'

Pokemon phone

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A 62-year-old man became stuck in waist-deep mud when he was playing "Pokemon Go" behind his New York…

Evacuees return, but Sand Fire rages

Crews took advantage of calmer winds and cooler temperatures overnight as they set backfires to curb the…

Federal judge rules for Indian Wells in hedge lawsuit

Legal ruling

Property owners say they have made no plans, but plan to meet with attorney

Woman in jail accused of DUI after crashing into parked car, block wall

Woman in jail accused of DUI after crashing into parked car, block wall.

Why Verizon wants to buy Yahoo

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Verizon doesn't want to just sell phones and wireless service -- it also wants to become a formidable…

Judge set to decide on $15B Volkswagen settlement

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William Walker/CNN

A $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal faces a critical test, as a…

A 3D movie without the glasses? MIT is working on it

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Rachel Murray/Getty Images

3D moviegoers won't always have to wear those goofy-looking glasses, if MIT gets its way.


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Philadelphia hosts the 2016 Democratic National Convention

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The City of Brotherly Love and the Wells Fargo Center play host to 2016 Democratic National Convention.


Celebrities who have adopted

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We often hear the names Angelina Jolie and Madonna when it comes to celebrity adoptions, but many other stars have adopted children, too.

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