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  • James Holmes faces trial in theater shooting

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    Arapahoe County Sheriff

    James Holmes made his introduction to the world in a Colorado cinema filled with spectators watching a midnight showing of the new Batman movie, "The Dark Knight Rises," in June 2012.

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Burial services held for teen skateboarder hit by car

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The Teen who was seriously injured after being hit by a car while riding his skateboard near Indio…

Palm Drive reopens after building catches fire in DHS

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Emergency crews closed a portion of Palm Drive Monday morning after a fire ignited inside an abandoned…

Car crashes into power pole, forces road closure

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CHP and the Cathedral City Police Department had to close a portion of Varner Road just before noon…

Brush fire in Granada Hills threatens homes

A wind-driven brush fire was threatening some homes in the Granada Hills area late Monday morning.

Study: Nearly half of Ph.D students depressed

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Graduate students are feeling grim about their job prospects.

Palm Desert's Spring Concerts in the Park returns

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Music lovers can enjoy outdoor concerts throughout the month of May as Palm Desert's Spring Concerts in…

Man recovering after being shot in Palm Springs

A man was hospitalized over the weekend after being shot in Palm Springs early Saturday morning.

Southern California freeway to remain closed until Tuesday after fire

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The California Highway Patrol said early Monday that all southbound lanes of State Route 710 in Bell…

Remains of dismembered newborn discovered in South Los Angeles

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Homicide and coroner's investigators determined the remains are that of a 1- to 3-day-old infant. Rouzan…

Too many drones over Golden Gate Bridge?

The agency that manages the Golden Gate Bridge is asking Sen. Dianne Feinstein for help in restricting…

Man arrested for exposing himself at elementary school

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A Temescal Valley man who allegedly exposed himself at an elementary school on Saturday morning was…

Back-to-back festival weekends boost local economy ahead of slow summer months

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Three weekends of non-stop music and thousands of visitors flocking to the valley means big business for…

Morning fire chars home in Desert Hot Springs

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A fire charred a house in Desert Hot Springs Sunday, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. 

SoCal firefighters head to Nepal to help rescue effort

Nepal quake collapsed tower, killing scores of people

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A task force of nearly 80 Southland firefighters will be sent today to Nepal to help in rescue and…

How earthquakes are measured

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Earthquakes are measured using seismographs, which monitor the seismic waves that travel through the…

Joshua Tree National Park area restored

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Conservators have restored a popular hiking spot in Joshua Tree National Park that became riddled with…

Extreme wind conditions might cause problems for Stagecoach and the White Party

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It's hard to forget the sand storms which plagued last year's music festival weekends.

2 ex Buena Park officials plead guilty to embezzlement

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2 ex Buena Park officials plead guilty to embezzlement.

Extraordinary moment: Olympian identifies as transgender

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Extraordinary moment: Olympian identifies as transgender

Android robot urinates on Apple logo in Google Maps

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In the outskirts of Rawalpindi, a Pakistani city less than 10 miles southwest of Islamabad, is what…

Japanese companies tests robots in workplace

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A crowd gathers near the entrance of Tokyo's upscale Mitsukoshi Department Store, which traces its…

Trek issues nearly 1 million bike recall after rider paralyzed

Trek issues nearly 1 million bike recall after rider paralyzed

Trek issues nearly 1 million bike recall after rider paralyzed

Local water agencies turn to students for drought help

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In its first ever video contest, CV Water Counts asked students from schools across the valley to…

Family pleads for shooting suspect to turn himself in to police

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A mother in Desert Hot Springs is pleading for her son to turn himself in to the Sheriff's Department,…

No charges filed in deadly Beaumont shooting

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Prosecutors declined to file charges Friday against a man arrested on suspicion of murder in a fatal…

DMV alerts customers after incoming mail stolen in Riverside

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The California Department of Motor Vehicles is warning customers after close to 30 pieces of incoming…

Poll: Do you think Trek recalling nearly 1M bicycles is extreme?

Answer our viewer poll question to weigh in. We might share the results during our evening newscasts.

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Loretta Lynch was sworn in as U.S. attorney general on Monday. She's the first African-American woman to hold the position. Click through to see more faces of President Obama's cabinet.

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Career timeline of Attorney General Loretta Lynch

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Here is a look at the life of Loretta Lynch who was sworn in on Monday as U.S. attorney general. Lynch is first black female attorney general in American history.

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