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Is California wine safe to drink?

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A lawsuit that's causing panic among drinkers of some California wine starts with a history lesson.

Family says runaway DHS teen has returned home

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The family of a Desert Hot Springs teenager who ran away from home said their daughter is back home "…

Indio officer accused of releasing confidential info

Joe Galli - KESQ

An Indio police officer is being investigated for allegedly releasing confidential information.

Your iPhone could help lower medical bills

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Your iPhone could save you time and money at the doctor's office. At least that's what doctors hope.

California "hospitality ambassador" charged with beating homeless man

A second "hospitality ambassador" who witnessed the beating and did nothing to stop it has been…

Internet outages reveal gaps in US broadband infrastructure

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Because Internet service is largely unregulated by the federal government and the states, decisions…

Indiana declares HIV epidemic in one county

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Indiana is declaring a public health emergency in one county due to an epidemic of HIV.

Gov. Mike Pence…

Coroner: Omar Meza cause of death drowning

The Riverside County Coroner's Office has released the cause of death of a Los Angeles businessman found…

Mobile Home Fire Leaves Four Out Of Their Home

Indio Mobile Home Fire


Two adults and two children out of their home tonight.

Andaz hotel to be built in Palm Springs

Andaz Palm Springs

Hyatt Hotels

Hyatt Hotels and Rael Development Corporation will be building an Andaz hotel in downtown Palm Springs.

Riverside County 10th largest in nation

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Riverside County is now the 10th largest in the country. It's a distinction county leaders hope will…

21 people picking up pieces after Indio apartment fire

Andorra Fire victim

Some people who live at the Andorra Apartments in Indio say their smoke alarms didn't warn them of a…

ANA Inspiration launches tourism outreach in Asia

ANA Inspiration launches tourism outreach in Asia

ANA Inspiration launches tourism outreach in Asia. Natalie Brunell reports.

Living Desert to hold annual Spring Plant Sale

A huge selection of desert native and desert-adapted plants will be for sale this weekend as the Living…

Police find bicycle in place of stolen car, 3 arrested

Candis Maine, Daniel Knott & Gary Bottroff


Three Palm Springs residents were arrested early Thursday morning in connection to a stolen SUV. Police…

North Shore man arrested for attempted homicide

Jacob Lee Couie


A man was arrested late Wednesday night in connection to an armed robbery that happened in North Shore…

Census report shows Riverside County is 10th largest in U.S.

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U.S. Census Bureau

New figures released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau show Riverside County is becoming one of the…

Microsoft tells its contractors: Give workers paid time off

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Reuters image

Microsoft wants its security guards, janitors and cooks to have paid time off.

Another year of 'Safe and Sane' Fireworks planned in Cathedral City

Safe and Sane fireworks

The Cathedral City Fire Department will be helping with another year of 'Safe and Sane' Fireworks'…

The great tech debate: Are we in a bubble or not?

Uber, car taxi service app

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Y Combinator's Sam Altman is just the latest to sound off on what he thinks of that question: Is there,…

Man facing dozens of identity theft related charges

Alfred Johnson

One man is in jail facing a dozens of charges after police say he ran an identity theft and fraud ring.

Thrift store gets safe and secure donation after burglary

Martha's village thrift store

A thrift store in Indio burglarized this month is getting a donation to keep the store and its…

15 people displaced after apartment fire

Andorra Apartment fire

Joe Galli

Multiple families in Indio are looking for a place to sleep tonight after several apartments went up in…

College students clean up Desert Hot Springs

Students from the University of Oregon spent their spring break giving back. The group partnered with…

Global designer Michael Costello featured at Fashion Week El Paseo

Fashion Week El Paseo Palm Desert

It's night five of Fashion Week El Paseo! KESQ News Channel 3 and CBS Local 2 are media sponsors of the…

Palm Springs holds open casting call for 'Big Brother'

If you're a fan of the popular CBS show Big Brother, you have a chance to star in the reality TV series…

Hiker airlifted to safety after medical emergency in Palm Desert

Megan Terlecky - KESQ/CBS Local 2

A hiker suffering a medical emergency had to be airlifted to safety from the Bump and Grind hiking…



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