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High Wind Warning in effect for surrounding mountain areas

The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning for the San Bernardino County Mountains Inland Empire and Santa Ana Mountains through noon Wednesday. The High Wind Warning for the Riverside County Mountains begins Monday at 4 am.

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  • Ferguson grand jury word expected soon

    Michael Brown, Darren Wilson

    CNN

    While protesters chanted late Monday for an indictment in the shooting death of Michael Brown, officials called for calm as the world awaits word of the grand jury's decision.

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Case Closed: Police say teen made up story about abduction and assault

Officers with the Palm Springs Police Department said a girl who claimed she was kidnapped and raped in…

Border Patrol finds 970 lbs. of marijuana in abandoned SUV

Border Patrol agents seized over $400,000 of marijuana Monday morning that was apparently left in an SUV…

Apple taps Bono again -- for charity

Bono singing, U2

Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

A few months after Apple gave away a U2 album, angering some of the grumpiest folks on iTunes, the…

Elderly DUI defendant fails to appear in court again

Malcolm Paterson

An 84-year-old Palm Desert man charged in a crash that injured a 10-year-old boy failed to appear in…

Valley businesses urge shoppers to shop local, offer Black Friday discounts

This Black Friday, you may want to think small, small businesses that is. Shops around the Coachella…

Second suspect arrested in deadly Coachella shooting

Police arrested a suspect that allegedly shot and killed an 18-year-old on Tuesday, November 11 in…

Coachella Valley ponds invaded by Gulf Coast crustacean

Crawfish

Even the most seasoned explorers of thedesert might be surprised to find a seafood dinner staple lurking…

Arrest made in murder of Cathedral City man trying to sell car

Detectives from the Riverside County Sheriff's Department, Central Homicide Unit have arrested 29-…

High Wind Warning in effect for surrounding mountain areas

The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning for the San Bernardino County Mountains…

The Chew: Recipe for oven smoked turkey with sage & thyme

Here's a holiday recipe from ABC's 'The Chew'.

As computer hackers dissect cars, automakers react

BMW Z4

BMW.com

While there are no publicly known instances of a car being commandeered outside staged tests, neither…

Thief falls through roof; police use cell phone found at crime scene to track down crook

MGN Online

Authorities say a suspected thief fell through the ceiling of a Northern California bike shop and left…

Bird flu worries spread in Europe

Bird flu Europe

REUTERS/Darren Staples

Europeans are worried about a possible continent-wide bird flu epidemic after a wild duck tested…

Power outage hits 1,950 in Morongo, Yucca Valley

Power outage electricity generic

SoCal Edison reports an unplanned power outage in an unincorporated area of San Bernardino County along…

Coachella Valley welcomes injured Marine home

SSgt. Brandon Dodson

It was a surprise and an emotional homecoming for our hero, USMC SSgt. Brandon Dodson. He lost his legs…

Big rig overturns on I10, hurting one

California Highway Patrol says a big rig overturned on the I-10 westbound just before 5 a.m. Sunday,…

Amputees Gather for Limb Loss Education Day in Palm Desert

They've lost limbs, but not their drive for life. Dozens from the Coachella Valley, and other…

Middle school students collecting blankets for shelter animals

Thomas Jefferson Middle School AVID students are working on a community service project and could use…

Best Local Sports Show - Playoffs Week 2 Scores and Highlights

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It's round two of the high school football playoffs and Chris Alvarez and Angelo Caruso will have all of…

Props and Hops take over Palm Springs

The Palm Springs Air Museum will host its annual Props & Hops Craft Beer Festival Saturday.

Neighbors on edge after armed robbery in Palm Desert

Neighbors on edge after armed burglary in Palm Desert

Masked men rob Palm Desert homeowner at gunpoint Thursday night.  Police are still searching for the…

Indio releases Stage 2 water restrictions

The Indio City Council recently voted to enter Stage II of its Water Shortage Contingency Plan for Indio…

Coachella Valley families overjoyed with President's immigration action

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Some families in the Coachella Valley are no longer living in fear that they maybe separated from their…

Sgt. reflects on being shot in the face years ago

Sgt Espinosa points our where he was shot

On August 29, 2008, then Riverside County Sheriffs Department Deputy Rick Espinoza was on patrol in an…

Winners announced in TRAM's Snow Guessing Contest

The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway's annual Snow Guessing Contest officially ended on Friday, November 21…

Photos: Lightning show emerges over Coachella Valley

There was an active lightning storm in the Coachella Valley early Friday morning. Check out some photos…

DHS man sentenced to 20 yrs for killing toddler

Eric Puchi

A Desert Hot Springs man who abused and killed his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter has been sentenced…

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Teen's shooting death sparks protests in Ferguson

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Take a look at images of the protests surrounding Brown's death.

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Faces of Obama's cabinet

Hagel

Pool

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, who has served in this position since February 2013, was forced out by President Barack Obama on Monday. Take a look at other faces in Obama's Cabinet.

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