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Mickelson, Stadium Course return strong at CareerBuilder

LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Phil Mickelson returned from a long layoff with a big mid-round run. PGA…

President spends quiet weekend in Palm Springs with no public events planned

RM Motorcade

Chris Tarpening

President Obama is keeping a low profile while he vacations in Palm Springs this weekend, before…

Lots of events to choose from in the Coachella Valley this weekend

Lots of events to choose from in the Coachella Valley this weekend

Chris Tarpening

Expect extra traffic on the roads and packed restaurants this valentine's day weekend. Joe Galli reports.

Eyes in the sky while the President is in town


Eyes in the sky while the President is in town. Aircraft patrolling high above the Coachella Valley.

Hawaii signs emergency proclamation on Zika virus

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The governor of Hawaii has signed an emergency proclamation regarding Zika and other mosquito-borne…

Cathedral City Police look for clues after bullet holes found in cars, home

Cathedral City Police look for clues after bullet holes found in cars, home 

Barry Manilow doing better after surgery

Barry Manilow

McCallum Theatre

A publicist for Palm Springs resident Barry Manilow says the singer is out of surgery and doing well…

Locals excited for Presidents stay


The President wasted little time getting on the golf course after his arrival.

Multi-billion dollar resort could touch down in Coachella

MWR Inc.

A Canadian company called "Moon" says it's building a 5-star resort in the East Valley

Watch coverage from President Obama's arrival to Palm Springs

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President Obama has arrived to the Coachella Valley as he prepares to host a four-day summit with ASEAN…

PS Classic Car Auction changes venues

Palm Springs Classic Car Auction

Keith McCormick had to find a new home for his Palm Springs Classic Car Auction this year, which has…

Virgin America now offers year-round flights to Palm Springs

Virgin America

Officials with Virgin America airlines announced Friday that the company is expanding its low-fare…

Late Jerry Weintraub's Palm Desert estate hits market at $16M

Courtesy of Director of Marketing at Bighorn Country Club

The Weintraub Estate in Palm Desert has hit the market. Real estate agents call it one of the most…

President Obama set to host Summit at Sunnylands

Chris Scott - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Air Force One has landed at Palm Springs International Airport as President Obama visits the Coachella…

Project to restore Salton Sea underway

KESQ News Channel 3

It's no secret. The Salton Sea is in trouble as it slowly evaporates and its water sources are diverted.…

Do you think President Obama's visit will boost local economy?

Chris Scott - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Answer our viewer poll question to share your opinion.

Driver dies after rollover crash in Yucca Valley

MGN Online

A deadly rollover crash happened Thursday at about 7:30 p.m. in Yucca Valley.

White House statement on National Monuments

National Monument

President Obama designated three new National Monuments in the California desert on Thursday.

Orange County deputies: Staff cuts, unsafe conditions led to jail escape

Inmates cut through bars, rappelled to ground


The Orange County Register reports Friday that the Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs filed…

James Woods can sue Twitter user for calling him cocaine addict

James Woods (file)

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Actor James Woods will be allowed to bring a $10 million defamation lawsuit against an anonymous Twitter…

TRAFFIC ALERT: Traffic back to speed after overnight construction

Christopher Flicker - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Eastbound at Jefferson Street was at a crawl in Indio as concrete pour created traffic jam

Thousands of thumbtacks scattered in NorCal dog parks


Thousands of thumbtacks scattered in NorCal dog parks. 3,000-5,000 tacks picked up by dog owners in one…

U.S. Soccer gold medalist talks about header ban for kids

Abby Wambach

Dante Walker

Abby Wambach weighs in on the controversial #headerban in youth soccer.

Heightened security for Obama's visit shouldn't impact local police response

President Obama will be landing for a sixth time in the Coachella Valley on Friday around noon. Joe…

Barry Manilow rushed to hospital in LA

Barry Manilow

McCallum Theatre

Published reports say local resident and pop star Barry Manilow was rushed to a hospital in Los Angeles…

FBI, British police nab alleged 'crackas' hacker

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The FBI and British police think they finally cracked the case of "Crackas with Attitude."

US blames Russia for Ukraine grid attack

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Michael Bocchieri/Getty Images

Russia was behind a December cyber attack on Ukraine's power grid that caused widespread power outages,…

Road closures announced for President Obama's visit

KESQ/CBS Local 2

President Obama is expected to arrive in the Coachella Valley on Friday, and the Palm Springs Police…

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2016 presidential candidates' net worth

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Ever wonder just what a presidential candidate is worth? Take a look at the net worth estimates for each of the remaining Republican and Democratic candidates as compiled by Forbes.


Election 2016: Who has dropped out

Jim Gilmore

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Jim Gilmore became the latest 2016 presidential candidate to leave the race on Friday. Here's a look at him and the other former candidates who have also ended their campaigns.

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