Desert News Now

Watch News Channel 3 & CBS Local 2 News Live

71° F
22° C
Palm Springs
  • Feels Like: 71° F 22° C
  • Wind: 0 mph 0 kph at North
  • Humidity: 35%
  • Dew point: 42° F 6° C
  • Barometer: 29 inches millibars and rising
  • Sunrise: 5:55 AM PDT
  • Sunset: 7:31 PM PDT
  • Baltimore protests largely peaceful

    Baltimore protest arrest May 2 2015

    Andrew Burton/Getty Images

    Hundreds of Baltimore residents rallied peacefully Saturday following the arrest a day earlier of six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray.

    Marchers converged on City Hall after walking from the Gilmore Homes housing project, where Gray was ar...

    View More
    By Ray Sanchez, Ralph Ellis and Faith Karimi CNN

19-year-old man shot in Desert Hot Springs

Cat City Assault

One man is recovering after being shot in Desert Hot Springs, police say.

Wardman Park Pool re-opens after three years

(img1)dhs pool video 050215

Families in Desert Hot Springs are celebrating the re-opening of one of their community pools.

Two shot in Coachella, suspect sought

Two people are expected to recover after being shot in Coachella, police said Sunday morning.

Floyd Mayweather remains undefeated against Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather remains undefeated against Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather remains undefeated against Manny Pacquiao.

After calm protests in Oakland, smaller group turns violent

After calm protests in Oakland, smaller group turns violent

After calm protests in Oakland, smaller group turns violent.

Britain has a new princess

Royal baby May 2 2015

Pool/Getty Images

Britain has a new princess and eagerly awaits her name

SurveyMonkey CEO Dave Goldberg dies

Dave Goldberg, founder, Surveymonkey

Getty Images Entertainment

Silicon Valley entrepreneur Dave Goldberg, the husband of Sheryl Sandberg and CEO of SurveyMonkey, died…

2 killed on I-10 after man carrying baby crosses into traffic

Photo courtesy of Yadriel Mariscal's aunt

We're learning more information after a man and his six-month-old son were hit by three vehicles while…

Vacant home burns in Desert Hot Springs

CalFire reports the flames were contained to the attic of a single-story home that appeared to be vacant.

Workers rally on May Day around the world

5-1 may day

Workers rally on May Day around the world. Natalie Brunell has more on local and national demonstrations.

Apple: Yup, tattoos can stop Apple Watches from working

Woman with tattoos

Oli Scarff/Getty Images

Apple confirmed Friday that tattoos can in fact prevent the Apple Watch from working…

Stagecoach bus stolen in Thousand Palms

Stolen Coach

Update: License Plate it is a CA plate

Number: CT68111

A bus driver from Chatsworth who was shuttling…

CVUSD students hold Distracted Driving Prevention Summit

Distracted Driving Summit

Two Desert Mirage High School students started the inaugural Teen Youth Driving Summit, aimed to…

Tamarisk Country Club swings into water efficient changes

The more than 100 golf courses around the desert remain a target, often blamed for guzzling water…

Phone repair company takes its services to new heights

(img2)bumblebee wireless video

Bumblebee Wireless is testing out drones as a delivery vehicle for customers wanting to buy, sell or…

Homeless camps in tamarisk trees cause major fire hazard

Homeless camp in tamarisk trees

Homeless camp in tamarisk trees - Joe Galli

Tamarisk trees are all over the Coachella Valley and homeless people are using them to build encampments…

4th annual Desert Daze music festival returns this weekend

Desert Daze 2015

The boutique festival returns to Sunset Ranch Oasis in Mecca during the first weekend in May and is…

Woman evaluated after Yucca Valley home set on fire

An arson investigation is underway in Yucca Valley after a family member was found burning furniture…

Joshua Tree National Park feeling the drought

Joshua Tree drought

Joshua Tree National Park has felt the effects of the California drought, with water levels…

Fighting Ebola with HIV drugs one step closer

Workers trained on Ebola

David McNew/Getty Images

A combination of three HIV drugs does a remarkably good job fighting Ebola in the laboratory, according…

SeaWorld San Diego cited over orca worker safety

Sea World Orca show

SeaWorld plans to appeal. It says the citations show a "fundamental misunderstanding" of what's needed…

Riverside County woman who ran over father charged with murder

Soukvilay Barton has pleaded not guilty and was held Thursday on $1 million bail.  She is due back in…

Indio Police issue warning about scam

Indio Police are warning small businesses about a potential scam involving their power bills.

One person killed after car collided with a tractor-trailer truck on Interstate 10

Car crash

MGN Online

The crash happened on Interstate 10 in unincorporated Desert Center yesterday afternoon.

Tesla's new product is a battery for your home

Tesla home battery

From Tesla

Tesla has unveiled a suite of new energy products, including a wall-mounted battery that will be sold…

Microsoft thinks it can guess your age


From Microsoft

Microsoft launched a cool new tool for flattering -- or offending -- anyone with a few free minutes to…

Lawmakers look for drought solutions


Conserving water is something we can do now in this historic drought, but what about the long term?…



View More


Most Popular

Pictures Of The Day

Notable deaths of 2015

Ruth Rendell

Oli Scraff/Getty Images

Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians and actors we've lost in 2015.


Fashion at the Kentucky Derby

Andy Lyons/Getty Images

View More
  • Just for Kids -- Information All
    About You
  • Order our free information kit and
    Proton Treatment Center DVD
  • Breast Cancer Support
    and Resources
  • loading...

    Submit your birthday to CBS Local 2

    Click here to submit your birthday to be mentioned on-air!

    Follow KESQ Everywhere

    KESQ RSS FeedsKESQ On Google+KESQ On TwitterKESQ News Channel 3 On Email News Alerts

    Take KESQ With You

    KESQ Blackberry AppKESQ's Android AppKESQ's iPhone iPad AppKESQ's Amazon Kindle App