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  • Wind: 15 mph 24 kph at NW
  • Humidity: 25%
  • Dew point: 40° F 4° C
  • Barometer: 29 inches millibars and falling
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  • California oil spill: Officials step up inquiries

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    Authorities intensified their response Friday to this week's Santa Barbara oil spill by announcing remedies and additional investigations.

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Fugitive wanted for murdering Indio man arrested in San Bernardino

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The U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Task Force arrested a man in San Bernardino on Thursday in connection to a…

Crash on westbound I-10 backs up traffic near White Water

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Westbound commuters on I-10 are dealing with a traffic jam near the White Water rest stop area after a…

Sheriff-city contract rates go up 7%

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The cost of protecting some valley communities is going up. The Riverside County Sheriff's Department…

Killer sought after man gunned down in Indio

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Police are searching for the person who shot at two men, killing one of them, Thursday night on the 47…

Toddler rescued after near-drowning in Palm Desert

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A toddler is recovering after a near-drowning in Palm Desert Thursday night.

La Quinta man accused in deadly DUI collision

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Police say pedestrian killed after intoxicated motorist left his vehicle's transmission engaged.

Hero sculpture honors first responders in Palm Springs

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A new art installation in Palm Springs is paying tribute to first responders, aiming to inspire the…

FPPC to investigate Mayor Pougnet

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News Channel 3 and CBS Local 2 received a letter Thursday afternoon from Eloise Mohsin, a former…

Appeals court delays sex reassignment surgery for transgender California inmate

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A pair of decisions Thursday makes it less likely that convicted killer Michelle-Lael Norsworthy, who…

Winds, choppy seas slow cleanup of Santa Barbara oil spill

Oil spill cleanup

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A small watercraft advisory was issued overnight and Santa Barbara news station KEYT-TV says oil…

Salmonella outbreak may be caused by raw tuna

CDC file

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Raw tuna, mostly from sushi, may be at the heart of a recent salmonella outbreak that stretches across…

Selling your Android phone? Don't. It keeps your data.

Facebook on phone

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If you recently sold your old Android phone, chances are your text messages, emails, pictures and…

Johannes Restaurant taking a stand against water wasters

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Johannes Restaurant will no longer be serving tap water but instead will charging $1 for sustainable…

New Organized Crime Unit takes on cartels

The Riverside County District Attorney's Office's new Organized Crime Unit is already showing signs of…

2 men arrested after police chase in Palm Springs

A Cathedral City man who was wanted for a post-release probation violation  was arrested Thursday…

31 cases of Salmonella from tuna reported in Southern California


State public health officials say 31 Southern California residents have been diagnosed with a strain of…

Mission Springs Water District Board Approves "Turf Rebate" Program

If all turf rebate funds are expended, the District should realize water a use reduction of about 1…

'Intervention' star battles HOA over watch-parties

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Ken Seeley is one of the stars of the hit A&E show Intervention and now he wants someone to intervene in…

YouTube gets more lifelike


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YouTube live-streams just got more lifelike.

2 men arrested for attempted homicide in DHS

Two brothers were arrested in Desert Hot Springs for attempted homicide Wednesday afternoon following a…

China to explore 'dark side' of the moon

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China is considering landing a spacecraft on the moon's "dark side" in 2020 -- a mission, which, if…

Questions raised about Palm Springs contracts and conflict of interest law

Mayor Steve Pougnet

The city of Palm Springs is facing increasing scrutiny at Wednesday night's city council meeting. A…

Pougnet defends mayorship at council meeting

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Pougnet defends mayorship at council meeting. Natalie Brunell reports.

One of David Letterman's closest friends gives us a look at the man behind the desk

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As David Letterman retires, one of his closest friends gives us a look at the man behind the desk.…

Google fixes n-word Maps problem for most users

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Google has fixed an issue with its Google Maps search function, which previously led people to The…

Local car dealerships busy with Takata airbag recalls

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It's being called one of the largest consumer product recalls ever. Approximately one out of seven cars…

Students 'black out bullying' in Desert Hot Springs

Students 'black out bullying' in Desert Hot Springs, Painted Hills Middle School

Students in Desert Hot Springs are taking a stand against bullying, a problem they say torments…


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Men's Health has a list of seven pains that may signify something serious for men.


Who is ISIS?

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ISIS forces have extended their control around the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. The capture of Syria's ancient city, about 150 miles northeast of Damascus, threatens a UNESCO World Heritage Site described as having "stood at the crossroads of several civilizations," Learn more about the group.

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      As humans, we know the importance of going to our own annual physical exams to make sure everything is in order with our health. These annual physicals are also important for your pets.

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      Ductless air conditioning is extremely energy-efficient and can keep your whole family comfortable in even the warmest weather while, at the same time, saving money on your electricity bills.

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