Back To Mobile Site
042414 Wind Advisory High Desert

Wind Advisory issued for high desert cities

A strong area of low pressure will move through Southern California late Friday. Strong and gusty winds are expected along with light rain and snow. Gusts could top 65 mph.

90° F
32° C
Palm Springs
  • Feels Like: 90° F 32° C
  • Wind: 9 mph 15 kph at SE
  • Humidity: 8%
  • Dew point: 22° F -6° C
  • Barometer: 29.81 inches 1009 millibars and falling
  • Sunrise: 6:04 AM PDT
  • Sunset: 7:24 PM PDT
  • Back at school, S. Korean teens grieve

    Danwon high school students pay tribute

    Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters

    First days back at school are usually filled with optimism about what's ahead, but many students at Danwon High School near Seoul, South Korea, are looking back in mourning.

    View More
    By Jethro Mullen, Ashley Fantz and Andrew Stevens CNN


View More


Car partially descends into street after manhole shifts

It's not something you see everyday; a car ending up with one tire submerged into a manhole.

CDC: Most measles cases in nearly 20 years



More people have been infected with measles in the United States during the first four months of this…

Man busted smuggling heroin in shoes

A man attempting to smuggle narcotics was arrested by Border Patrol agents at the Highway 86 checkpoint…

Navy probes report of gunman at San Diego base

Officials at the U.S. Naval Base Point Loma in San Diego are searching the base after an unconfirmed…

Postal workers union to protest Staples program

Thousands of postal workers around the country are expected to protest the opening of postal counters in…

FDA attempts to regulate electronic cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration is making another attempt at regulating electronic cigarettes and other…

Stagecoach Country Music Festival kicks off Friday in Indio

Stagecoach country festival begins

The sold-out festival at the Empire Polo Club runs through Sunday, and around 50,000 people are…

Family of slain TSA agent files $25 million claim in LAX shooting

The claim alleges that the city, including the Los Angeles World Airports department, failed to properly…

Daily Poll Question: How often do you replace your britches?

A British survey says men hold onto their underwear on average 7 years. How often do you buy new…

Obama plays soccer with Japanese robot

Obama visits National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation


President Barack Obama has some new high-tech friends

Personal sensors: Monitoring your every move

Monitoring your every move

Courtesy Heapsylon, LLC

How did you sleep last night? OK, that's an easy question. But do you know your blood sugar, oxygen and…

No more pills: Just give it to me in a chip


Courtesy MicroCHIPS

Did you take your meds today? At the right time? All of them? Following your doctor's orders can be…

This selfie is out of this world

Selfie in space

Have you seen this selfie yet? It's out of this world. ... Literally.

Crash site at Grand Canyon now a national landmark

The site of a 1956 plane crash at the Grand Canyon that killed 128 people has been designated a national…

Custom organs: Creating body parts from dust

3-D plastic skull

University Medical Center Utrecht

The long metal table in the University of Michigan biomedical engineering lab is covered by a film of…

No-scar surgery: Less pain, shorter recovery

Surgery doctors generic

"We probably won't be doing surgery anymore," says Dr. Bradley Needleman, director of the Center for…

Survey suggests Californians support Common Core standards

education generic

Same survey shows just 19 percent of those questioned were familiar with federal benchmarks billed as a…

2-week truce for hot sauce maker and city of Irwindale

A cooling-off period has been called in the fight between the makers of a popular hot sauce and the…

Governor appoints judge to oversee campaign watchdog agency

elections voting justice investigation

Fellow Democrat Jodi Remke named to overseer position to enforce election laws and investigate…

Judge releases audio tape of President Ford's would-be assassin

 Gerald R. Ford

"Squeaky" Fromme's pretrial psychiatric exam made public nearly 40 years after she pointed a gun at…

Net neutrality rules to create Internet 'fast lane'



Federal regulators plan to propose new rules Thursday that would allow Internet providers to create a "…

D.A. Zellerbach gives statement regarding sign allegations

The Indio Police Department is investigating a complaint alleging Riverside County District Attorney…

Caltrans installing median gates along I-10 between Palm Springs and Banning

Work is underway by Caltrans to install five median gates along Interstate 10 between Palm Springs and…

Sen. Boxer celebrates community development at Desert Aids Project

Senator Barbara Boxer visits desert aids project

Sen. Barbara Boxer toured the Desert Aids Project in Palm Springs to see Community Development Block…

Woman bids $1,025 to name baby giraffe

A Los Angeles woman bid over $1,000 on eBay to name the new baby giraffe at The Living Desert.

Fire evacuates hotel spa in Palm Springs

Firefighters have extinguished a fire near the spa at the Viceroy Hotel at 415 S. Belardo Road.

Tesla showroom set to open in Cathedral City

Tesla Model S

Tesla Motors, Inc.

A Tesla showroom is coming to the Cathedral City Auto Park in May.

Most Popular

Pictures Of The Day

Time's Most Influential People of 2014



Time released its 11th annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. Take a look at which artists, leaders, titans, pioneers and icons made this year's list.


Smoking in America: Fast facts

Smoking, cigarettes

REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

The FDA proposed rules Thursday that call for strict regulation of electronic cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, nicotine gels, water pipe tobacco and hookahs. Currently, the FDA only has regulatory authority over cigarettes, smokeless tobacco and roll-your-own tobacco. Take a look at these facts about cigarette smoking in the U.S.

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

    Local 2 Stands for You

    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