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The Cathedral City Fire Department is warning the public about a new scam that's using the department as…

50-foot tree crashes to ground in Indio neighborhood

More damage is being reported from last week's storm after a 50-foot tree fell early Tuesday morning in…

Victim's body recovered after drowning at PGA West

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The body of a 45 year-old Hispanic man was pulled from a lake at the PGA West Country Club in La Quinta…

Stolen phone racks up $500,000 bill in a day

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A man arrested in the Czech Republic for the brutal torture of a medical marijuana dispensary owner is…

Enterovirus D68 spreads to Canada

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Canadian health officials have confirmed three cases of Enterovirus D68 in British Columbia. A fourth…

California OKs first tests of self-driving cars

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California, a state synonymous for cars, has issued its first approvals to test self-driving cars. Audi…

Five iOS 8 features you'll love

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You can't get a new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus until Friday, but iOS 8, the latest version of Apple's…

Hi-tech wildfire warning system to be unveiled in Riverside

  The Santa Ana Wildfire Threat Index is expected to aid government  agencies in preparing for…

Inland Empire gas price falls to lowest amount since February 13th

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   The average price is 4.2 cents less than one week ago, 10.3 cents lower than one month ago and 27.5…

Sony expects to lose more than $2 billion

PlayStation 4

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Things are going from bad to worse for Sony -- the Japanese company expects to lose billions of dollars…

Man killed after flood waters sweep away SUV

A man was killed Tuesday afternoon in Joshua Tree after his Chevrolet Blazer was swept away by flood…

Boeing, Space X to launch NASA back into space

NASA astronaut with Boeing capsule

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Boeing and SpaceX have been awarded contracts to become NASA's space taxis, shuttling astronauts to and…

La Quinta residents and firefighters prepare for another storm

Jaclyn Underwood of La Quinta is still picking up the pieces from last weeks storm that destroyed a…

La Quinta declares flood emergency

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Karen Devine

The La Quinta City council has unanimously approved to declare a local emergency from last week's…

YOUR VOTE 2014: Ruiz and Nestande to debate in 36th Congressional Race

There has been a change to the upcoming debate between Incumbent Congressman Raul Ruiz and his…

Border Patrol captures illegal immigrants smuggling marijuana

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The U.S. Border Patrol busted two immigrants who illegally crossed into the U.S. from Mexico while…

Sheriff's department searches for missing woman from Joshua Tree

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An elderly woman from Joshua Tree hasn't been heard from since Monday, September 8. Nola Taylor, 84, was…

What counts as a 'real name' on Facebook?

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A Facebook policy that asks users to provide real names on profiles has people from all walks of life…

Join social media's 'country club' for $9,000


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Would you enjoy social media more without all those pesky 99-percenters complaining about their mortgage…

Comedian Larry Storch to join Palm Springs Walk of Stars


Actor-comedian Larry Storch will receive a star on the Palm Springs Walk of Stars Tuesday morning. The…

Palm Springs Air Museum docent honored in Holland

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A former radio operator on a C-47 during WWII and throughout the Normandy invasion is visiting Holland…

Windows 9 is coming Sept. 30

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It's now the law: Drivers must give bikes 3-foot buffer

Starting Tuesday, September 16, Californians will now need to take extra care to steer clear of cyclists.

Heatwave is spiking energy usage

As the late summer heat wave pushed temperatures into the triple digits for the third consecutive day in…

County District Attorney ordered to court

Paul Zellerbach

Riverside County District Attorney Paul Zellerbach will be headed to court next month to talk to the…

Apple offers a way to 'return' free U2 album

Apple free U2 album

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Apple learned an important lesson this week: Not everyone likes U2. And even those who do really don't…


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