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  • Despite drought, no ban on misting systems

    Some water agencies restrict when you water, why you water and how much you water. But, there is no restriction when it comes to the use of misting systems. That's because they use much less water than one may think. 

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  • Victims were random in Wisconsin slayings

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    WLUK

    Police said Sergio Daniel Valencia del Toro, 27, of Menasha, Wisconsin, left his girlfriend Sunday night and biked to Trestle Trail in Menasha armed with at least two handguns.

    At about 7:30 p.m., del Toro killed three people and left a fourth in critical condition ...

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Riverside County's Top Cops talk unintended consequences of AB 109 & Prop. 47

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Leaders in law enforcement say both California measure have hurt public safety and fight against crime…

Despite drought, no ban on misting systems

Some water agencies restrict when you water, why you water and how much you water. But, there is no…

Louis Vuitton gives Palm Springs and a local business global spotlight

Louis Vuitton gives Palm Springs and a local business global spotlight

Homeless problems plague Palm Springs

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From petty crimes to aggressive pan handling, some homeless people in Palm Springs are raising concerns…

Firefighters contain small brush fire in Thermal

Christopher Flicker - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Firefighters have contained a small brush fire in Thermal that ignited near Grapefruit Boulevard and…

Man arrested for burglary while out on bail

Julio Anaya

A Coachella man was arrested Sunday afternoon in connection to a home burglary in Palm Desert. Officers…

Telephone system upgrade scheduled for the city of Indio

The city of Indio will be going through a telephone system upgrade in two phases during the beginning of…

Vandals break into an estimated 120 post office boxes in 29 Palms

MGN Online

Deputies with the Morongo Basin Sheriff's Station are investigating after someone vandalized dozens of…

Gas leak at apartment complex forces evacuation

Christopher Flicker - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Emergency crews responded to a gas leak at an apartment complex in North Palm Springs Monday morning.

19-year-old man shot in Desert Hot Springs

MGN Online

One man is recovering after being shot multiple times in Desert Hot Springs, police say.

Local college student works to aid Nepal earthquake victims

Officials said the death toll from last weekend's magnitude-7.8 earthquake has reached more than 7,000…

Bans on plastic bags grow in the Coachella Valley

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Say goodbye to plastic bags at liquor stores in Palm Springs

Dusty winds rip through Palm Springs swap meet

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Art work, tents and cars damaged after strong dusty winds rip through a Palm Springs swap meet.

Two shot in Coachella, suspect sought

Two people are expected to recover after being shot in Coachella, police said Sunday morning.

Heroin found in backpack at Hwy. 86 checkpoint

MGN Online

Border Patrol agents discovered a backpack containing several pounds of heroin on a commercial bus at…

Sleep terrors in kids may lead to sleepwalking

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iStock / aphrodite74

Does your little one suffer from sleep terrors? Then get ready to lock the window and doors, because…

2 killed on I-10 after man carrying baby crosses into traffic

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We're learning more information after a man and his six-month-old son were hit by three vehicles while…

GOP field grows: Fiorina, Carson to launch presidential bids

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Fiorina is likely to be the only prominent woman to seek the GOP nomination, with Carson the only…

Supreme Court rejects challenge to NJ ban on gay conversion therapy

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Lower courts dismissed lawsuits challenging the ban, which New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signed into…

2.5 magnitude earthquake shakes near Desert Hot Springs

USGS reports a 2.5 magnitude earthquake around 9:45 Sunday night near Desert Hot Springs.

Attorney G. Dana Hobart assumes role as mayor of the city of Rancho Mirage

Dana Hobart assumes role as mayor of Rancho Mirage.  

Coachella Valley students compete in Math Day

Math Field Day challenges students to use their math knowledge and wit to solve problems.

Hundreds drink 'Brew at the Zoo' for good cause

Hundreds of patrons helped raise money for The Living Desert Saturday night at the 6th annual Brew at…

Microsoft's risky bet on HoloLens

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A roomful of reporters chase invisible balls around a cold San Francisco hotel conference room. Some…

Wardman Park Pool re-opens after three years

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Families in Desert Hot Springs are celebrating the re-opening of one of their community pools.

Floyd Mayweather remains undefeated against Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather remains undefeated against Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather remains undefeated against Manny Pacquiao.

After calm protests in Oakland, smaller group turns violent

After calm protests in Oakland, smaller group turns violent

After calm protests in Oakland, smaller group turns violent.

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Notable TV exits through the years

David Letterman

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David Letterman will retire from the "Late Show" on May 20. Take a look at other high-profile personalities and their exits from particular shows or TV altogether.

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Who's running and who could run 2016?

Ben Carson

Ben Carson announced on May 4 he will seek the Republican nomination for president. Check out other formally announced or potential 2016 candidates.

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