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  • North Korea warns U.S.: Worse is coming

    Kim Jong Un

    KCNA

    North Korea is accusing the U.S. government of being behind the making of the movie "The Interview."

    And, in a dispatch on state media, the totalitarian regime warns the United States that its "citadels" will be attacked, dwarfing the hacking attack o...

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  • Coachella Valley Rescue Mission ready for annual toy giveaway

    CVRM Toy Giveaway

    Jimmy Garcia vividly remembers last year's Coachella Valley Rescue Mission toy drive. "I got a big remote control car and a little one. It was pretty cool." The CVRM is at it again. The annual drive is one of the many outreach programs the organization serves in the area and has collected over 15,000 unwrapped gifts throughout the Coachella Valley.

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Two local grocery stores bought out by Haggen

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Two local grocery stores are getting a new owner and a new name.  A pacific northwest chain is coming…

Tom Brokaw says his cancer is in remission

Tom Brokaw

Stephan Lovekin/Getty Images

NBC great Tom Brokaw is ending the year with good news: His cancer is in remission.

"A year ago my…

Stolen dog dyed to deceive Riverside County owners

Someone dyed Coco's fur

Riverside County Animal Services

The owners of an 8-month-old puppy, apparently stolen from her Riverside County home on Thanksgiving,…

Aretha Franklin cancels Coachella Valley concert

Aretha Franklin

Facebook

Aretha Franklin will not make her scheduled Valentine's Day appearance at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino.

USO helps Marines get home for the holidays

It's the start of holiday travel and the Palm Springs Airport is full of people eager to visit their…

Mad about N. Korea? Hack back, group says

Rogen Franco Interview poster

Columbia Pictures

Jo Jin-hye, who escaped North Korea, wanted to watch "The Interview." The comedy lampoons North Korean…

Coachella Valley Rescue Mission ready for annual toy giveaway

CVRM Toy Giveaway

Jimmy Garcia vividly remembers last year's Coachella Valley Rescue Mission toy drive. "I got a big…

Citizens on Patrol issue 'citations' to cars thieves could target

Citizens on Patrol issue 'citations' to cars thieves could target

Citizens on Patrol issue 'citations' to cars thieves could target. Natalie Brunell reports.

Family business plans to bounce back after blaze

Vincent Gonzales cleans up after fire

"I was sad, our business takes a few years to get to where you're at and then the fire just takes…

Man arrested after trying to flee DUI checkpoint

Oscar Armando Ramirez-Beltran

A 20-year-old man from Indio was arrested Thursday night for reckless driving, hit and run, driving…

BlackBerry ending year on sour note

BlackBerry unbranded

REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

BlackBerry is back in the black. Sorta. But that news wasn't good enough to impress Wall Street.

The…

Volunteer church leader accused of having sex with teenager

Joseph Kealoha

San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department

A 26-year-old man who volunteered at the High Desert Church in Victorville has been arrested for…

Prepackaged caramel apples linked to 5 deaths

Health officials say prepackaged caramel apples are linked to five deaths and more than two dozen…

Wetter than usual start to new year in California predicted

Federal scientists say there is a 75 percent chance of average or above-average precipitation between…

Overnight fire damages Indio auto repair shop

Indio Fire at automotive repair shop

One firefighter injured in early morning blaze near Indio Boulevard and Requa Avenue.

Dog saves California man from burning home

Authorities are crediting a chocolate Labrador with saving the life of a Sacramento man after it alerted…

City of Los Angeles reviewing $4 billion people-mover for airport

 A city commission is exploring a $4 billion plan to build a people-mover that would connect Los…

Icon Award & Director of the Year announced for P.S.I.F.F.

The 26th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival will present Academy Award-winning actor Robert…

Officials: Hackers stole Sony computer credentials

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CNN

U.S. investigators have evidence that hackers stole the computer credentials of a system administrator…

Justin Bieber loses 3.5 million Instagram followers

Justin Bieber

Mark Thompson/Getty Images

Justin Bieber has been left behind by the Instagram Rapture.

"Black and Brown Lives Matter" Vigil responds to Ferguson, Eric Garner protests

Indio Race Vigil

"Black and Brown Lives Matter" Vigil responds to Ferguson, Eric Garner protests. NATALIE BRUNELL REPORTS.

Palm Springs football, volleyball teams celebrated in championship parade

Palm Springs football, volleyball teams celebrated in championship parade

Palm Springs celebrated their 2014 CIF-SS football and volleyball championships with a parade in…

Sony hack renews cybersecurity push

Dianne Feinstein

Brian Yaklyvich/CNN

White House Economic Council Director Jeff Zients pointed fingers at Congress on Thursday for not acting…

Experts: North Korea's Sony hack only the beginning

Sony studios

Christopher Polk/Getty Images

The North Korean hack of Sony Pictures that unleashed proprietary information, leaked embarrassing…

Hotels, big and small, benefit from tax rebates in Palm Springs

The Palm Springs Hotel opened in November

The Marriot AC Hotel and the Selene Palm Springs Resort qualified for transient occupancy tax rebates…

People jaywalk despite deadly accidents

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Our cameras caught several people jaywalking at busy intersections where people have died doing that…

Man found dead in Desert Hot Springs apartment

Desert Hot Springs Shooting Scene

Joe Galli

Desert Hot Springs Police say a man was found dead in an apartment on Acoma Avenue near Cactus Drive. 

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The life and career of Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps, 2008 Olympics, 400-meter individual medley

David Gray/Reuters

Michael Phelps pleaded guilty today to DUI charges. Take a look back at the life and career of the most decorated Olympian ever.

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