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  • Coachella Valley 'Safe and Sane' fireworks

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    Charities in four Coachella Valley cities are gearing up for the 4th of July weekend selling "Safe and Sane" fireworks, an important reminder you can only use those fireworks legally in the cities where you can buy them.

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Greeks rush to bitcoin in lieu of euro

Bitcoin

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With bank doors slammed shut, frantic Greeks are turning to online trading platforms to see if the…

Woman pleads not guilty in dog's death

Charu Khanna

An Irvine woman accused of leaving her dog in her hot car, causing the dog's death, pleaded not guilty…

Officials warn of hiking in extreme heat

Hiking Dangers

Officials warn of hiking in extreme heat. Natalie Brunell reports.

Can same-sex marriage make America healthier?

Same-sex health

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A few weeks ago, Carlos Santos-Herrera was in a hospital bed, ill with a rare, severe form of strep…

Desert Rocks brings a cool way to climb to the desert

Desert Rocks Indoor Climbing Gym gym boasts 7000 square feet of space to learn or hone your skills as a…

Coachella Valley 'Safe and Sane' fireworks

Fireworks

Charities in four Coachella Valley cities are gearing up for the 4th of July weekend selling "Safe and…

Burns Canyon, Rimrock residents happy to be home after evacuation

Burns Canyon

Joe Galli

The weather played a big role in helping firefighters get the upper hand on a wildfire burning in the…

Man busted by Border Patrol with heroin & cocaine

Border Patrol agents arrested a man suspected of smuggling heroin and cocaine at the Highway 86…

Tourist hiking in Palm Springs dies after overheating

Palm Springs Mounted Police Search and Rescue

A woman from Scotland died in Palm Springs Monday after she and her husband could no longer hike due to…

Fantasy Springs hosts fireworks in Indio on July 2nd

The Cabazon Band of Mission Indians and Fantasy Springs Resort Casino will be holding an Independence…

Facebook rainbow profiles used by 26 million

Gay pride rainbow flag, June 2015

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Rainbows spread quickly all over Facebook this weekend to celebrate the Supreme Court decision that…

Timothy Bradley wins bout despite controversy in final seconds

Chris Alvarez interviews Timothy Bradley

Timothy Bradley beat Jessie Vargas in a unanimous decision for the vacant WBO welterweight championship…

Police investigate Sunday night crash in Palm Springs

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Fortunately, nobody was seriously injured in a two vehicle crash on East Palm Canyon Drive in Palm…

Coachella Valley celebrates its first Trans-Pride Day

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As many people celebrate marriage equality some members of the transgender community feel more progress…

Fireworks show planned for DHS on July 5th

The city of Desert Hot Springs is planning an Independence Day after-party with a fireworks show and…

4th of July events announced for Palm Springs, Palm Desert

4th of July celebrations kick off in Palm Desert and Palm Springs

Palm Springs and Palm Desert have announced their 4th of July celebrations for this year. Both events…

Global markets spooked by looming 'leap second'

NY Money Market

Emmanuel Tambakakis

You won't even notice it -- it will literally pass by in a second. But markets around the world are…

Lake Fire 60% contained after burning 30,726 acres

Firefighters made good progress over the weekend as they continued to attack the Lake Fire which has…

UPDATE: Lake fire 60% contained, all evacuations lifted

Firefighters continue to make progress battling the Lake Fire, which is now at 60% contained.  All…

Modernist architect Donald Wexler dies at 89

Donald Wexler

The iconic valley architect Donald Wexler has passed away at 89 years old.

SpaceX rocket explodes after launch

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NASA

An unmanned rocket by Elon Musk's SpaceX on a resupply mission to the International Space Station…

Volunteers test their emergency preparedness plans

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With the Lake Fire raging in the San Bernardino mountains, there couldn't be a better time to test…

Lake fire now 50% contained

Weather helped fire crews gain the upper hand on the Lake Fire Saturday. The 30,526 acres fire is now…

Firefighters helped by weather changes battling Lake Fire

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Firefighters helped by weather changes battling Lake Fire

'Crazy money' - Airbnb valued at over $25 billion

Airbnb

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The price tag keeps rising for hot startups. The latest is Airbnb, which is raising $1.5 billion, and…

Containment on Lake fire up to 20 percent

Photo courtesy of Steve Brown, The Sun Runner

Firefighters are starting to make some progress on the Lake Fire thanks to cooler temperatures and…

Same-sex marriage decision sparks Valley celebrations

SCOTUS same sex marriage

LGBT advocates gathered in Palm Springs to celebrate what they say is a big win.

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Apple products that changed the game

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Apple Music, the company's new streaming music service, launches around the world June 30, 2015. Take a look back at some of the products that have defined Apple and changed the way we live.

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Best summer vacations of 2015

Hamoa Beach, Maui, Hawaii

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Summer's already officially more than a week old, so maybe it's time to start considering that summer vacation. Take a look at a list of 2015's best summer vacation destinations.

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