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  • Chicago police release Laquan McDonald shooting video

    Laquan walking before shooting

    Chicago Police Department via CNN

    Three seconds. On a dashcam video clock, that's the amount of time between the moment when two officers have their guns drawn and the point when Laquan McDonald falls to the ground.

    The video, released to the public for the first time late Tuesday, is...

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    By Catherine E. Shoichet CNN

SpaceLiner concept jet could fly at Mach 25


Courtesy German Aerospace Center via CNN

London to Melbourne in 90 minutes? Paris to San Francisco in under an hour?

That's travel at 25 times…

Indio police look to improve Quality of Life for homeless

The last homeless count done by Riverside County showed there are more than 90 homeless people living on…

Officials warn of dangers during El Niño

Press conference on El Niño preparedness

Joe Galli

The 2015 EI Niño is shaping up to be one of the most powerful ever recorded, according to the National…

East valley shelters help make homelessness part of past

CBS Local 2

We're bringing you continuing coverage on the homeless epidemic in the Coachella Valley. Local…

Two men wounded in Indio shooting

Chris Tarpening - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Indio Police are investigating a shooting in the area of Jackson Street and Ruby Avenue near the Indio…

E. coli linked to Costco chicken salad


Rich Brooks/CNN

Health investigators confirm a handful of cases of E. coli have been linked back to chicken salad sold…

Avenue 52 bridge now open in Coachella

City and county officials officially opened a 350-foot bridge on Avenue 52, a $40 million project aimed…

Viral Facebook app panned as 'privacy nightmare'

Facebook graphic illustration

John Sanders/CNN

A Facebook app downloaded by 17 million people can be a serious privacy risk, according to news outlets…

Car fire on I-10 westbound causes major delays

(img1)I-10 car fire video

Christopher Flicker - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Car fire on I-10 westbound causes major delays  

Meaney, Wessman build 11 homes next to Coachella Fest for Goldenvoice

Golden Mansion

Meaney, Wessman build 11 homes next to Coachella Fest for Goldenvoice. Natalie Brunell investigates.

Volunteers needed to count homeless population

In January, communities across the country will begin their annual Point-in-Time (PIT) Homeless Count…

'Wildlights' back on display for holidays at The Living Desert

Wildlights is back at The Living Desert.

Jeff Bezos' rocket lands safely after space flight

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos' rocket ship achieved a breakthrough Monday by traveling 329,839 feet into outer space and…

Palm Springs steps up to find solutions to growing homeless issue

A near doubling of the homeless population got the attention of Palm Springs.  Now they're working hard…

House fire spreads to garage in Bermuda Dunes

House fire spreads to garage in Bermuda Dunes

Google plants 'Star Wars' Easter egg

Google Star Wars Easter egg


Google "a long time ago in a galaxy far far away" from a Chrome browser, and you'll see one of the…

San Bernardino County introduces first all-female inmate fire crew

San Bernardino County All Female Inmate Firefighting crew

Hand crew, also known as Glen Helen Crew 15-9, features 13 women ready to protect communities from…

Authorities: U.S. border patrol agent had 110 pounds of cocaine in car


A criminal complaint filed in federal court shows Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers pulled…

Federal officials reviewing guidelines for self-driving cars

Google's driverless car


Federal transportation officials are updating their position on self-driving cars, with an eye toward…

Technology and the fight against terrorism

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Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Preventing terrorist plots is harder than ever. And technology is both the problem and the solution.

City of Palm Springs struggles with growing homeless issues

Homeless Liasion, PSPD Officer Barron Lane

More homeless people are becoming a part of the city's ambiance, a challenge to residents and City Hall.

Tom McCarthy to receive Sonny Bono Visionary Award at PSIFF

Organizers of the 27th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala announced that Tom…

Report looks into Coachella Valley's homeless epidemic

Homeless Epidemic

Christopher Flicker

Join KESQ News Channel 3 and CBS Local 2 beginning next Monday for the six-part series looking into the…

Local Cub Scouts given free flying lessons

Christopher Flicker - KESQ/CBS Local 2

A local group of Cub Scouts were given a lesson in aviation over the weekend, including free flying…

Indio man charged with using car as weapon

Fernando Lara

A man is in custody Thursday night after a police chase through Thousand Palms ended in a physical…

Driver suspected of DUI in Palm Desert I-10 crash

The California Highway Patrol said a 40-year-old Cathedral City man was under the influence of alcohol…

Disneyland PeopleMover car sells at auction for $471,500

Disneyland's Sleeping Beauty Castle

Tom Arthur/Wikimedia Commons

The PeopleMover was an elevated tram that took visitors on a slow moving ride through the Tomorrowland…


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Thanksgiving is all about friends and family -- and food, of course -- but there are some goodies you need to keep away from pets.


Notable deaths of 2015

David Canary

Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images

Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians, artists and actors we've lost in 2015.

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