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  • Medical crisis in Gaza as conflict endures

    Israeli soldiers stand atop tank near Gaza border

    Darren Whiteside/Reuters

    Patients being treated on the floor, because emergency rooms are overcrowded, medical sources say. Medicines running low. And, according to a Health Ministry spokesman, fuel shortages such that only half the available ambulances can run and the gener...

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Amazon to FAA: Let us fly our drones

Amazon Prime Air, drone

Courtesy Amazon

Getting all your deliveries by drone is getting one step closer to reality. Amazon has asked the…

Desert Water Agency offers free hi-tech water controllers

In an effort to help residents save water, the Desert Water Agency is offering a free Smart Irrigation…

La Quinta water feature repaired, police still searching for vandals

The water feature at La Quinta's largest park is working once again after vandals damaged the main unit…

Palm Springs police on high alert for Mongols' annual run

The Palm Springs Police Department is on high alert Friday, making several stops of motorcycles coming…

Grand theft search warrant uncovers heroin, methamphetamine

Two children were removed from a home near Bermuda Dunes Thursday morning after a man and woman were…

Man accused of robbing ice cream vendors

Christian Cervantes

The man who led officers on a high-speed chase through Palm Springs, Cathedral City and Rancho Mirage…

5 studies you may have missed

Obesity file

Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your…

Indio homicide suspect pleads not guilty

Steven Rapan

One of two men accused in a May 28 gang-related shooting in Indio pleaded not guilty to a murder charge…

Landmark thermometer relit after renovation

A giant thermometer rising from the Southern California desert is once again a beacon for tourists…

Union leader derides Obama education chief

The president of the nation's second-largest teachers union has harsh words for President Barack Obama's…

The 19th annual Pechanga Powwow will get underway today in Temecula

The Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula will host the powwow.

Tech stock soars 25,000%. Trading halted

Asian Stocks

Issei Kato/Reuters

A 25,000% return is unheard of, but that's how much Cynk Technology has soared since the middle of June.…

The Riverside County Sheriff's Department looking to hire this weekend

riverside county sheriff

The resource and career fair will be held in Palm Desert this weekend.

Felon arrested after police pursuit ends with crash

Christian Cervantes

A police chase that began on the border of Cathedral City and Palm Springs ended with a crash in Rancho…

Valley woman prepares to take U.S. citizenship test after 13 years

Study to become natural citizen

Valley woman prepares to take U.S. citizenship test after 13 years. Natalie Brunell reports.

Authorities investigate the so-called "Call Girl Killer" for a second murder

Call Girl

Police in Georgia say they are taking a second look at the 2013 heroin overdose death of a man connected…

Search for Erin Corwin highlights other missing person cases

Erin Corwin is not the only woman missing in the High Desert.  Carla Reyes disappeared over a year ago…

Riverside County bracing for influx of undocumented immigrants

There are no flights planned to bring undocumented immigrants to the Southland from Texas for the rest…

Neurologists want doctors to cross confidentiality line on youth concussions

Concussion Safety

The American Academy of Neurologists want doctors to communicate directly to coaches when it comes to…

Small Palm Springs hotels slapped with disability lawsuits

Owners of small hotels in Palm Springs say they got slapped with lawsuits by a man they claim uses his…

Anza quake downgraded to 3.2

A small quake shakes the Coachella Valley Thursday afternoon.

Former presidential advisor sentenced for defrauding local tribe

A former advisor to presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush was recently sentenced on a bribery…

Indio man arrested on bank robbery charges

Martin Chapa

A suspected Indio Bank robber is behind bars and he's actually been there since June 17, according to…

Tattoo convention makes its mark on Palm Springs

The first ever Palm Springs Tattoo Convention will get underway Friday at the Hard Rock Hotel.

Pelosi backs gay-rights bill despite concerns

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says she still supports a Senate-passed bill to outlaw workplace…

Amazon accused of illegally billing for kids' gaming purchases

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Damir Loretic/CNN

Federal regulators announced a lawsuit against Amazon Thursday, accusing the retail giant of illegally…

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Look back: George Zimmerman trial

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On July 13, 2013, a Florida jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the death of Trayvon Martin. The former neighborhood watchman never denied fatally shooting the unarmed teen, but he said he did so because he feared for his life. Take a look back at some of the highlights from Zimmerman's highly publicized trial.

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