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Concerns Over Where Pet Store Dogs Come From

Customers reached out to News Channel 3 saying they bought sick puppies from Palm Desert Puppies, and…

Big rig topples off I-10 causing small fuel spill

I-10 accident

Dante Walker

Just before 2:00 p.m. on Interstate Ten, CHP officers began working a big rig crash on Eastbound lanes…

Sheriff Department investigates hit and run accident in Indian Wells

Fred Waring hit and run accident

Dante Walker

2 suspects detained after a hit and run crash in Indian Wells on Friday.

Coachella man sentenced to two years behind bars for hit-and-run

Jose Fernando Reyes

KESQ & CBS Local 2 via RCSD

24-year-old Jose Fernando Reyes of Coachella pleaded guilty to felony hit-and-run.

Plaza Racquet Club closes

(img1)Plaza Racquet Club closing

After over 40 years of business, Plaza Racquet Club, a Palm Springs Tennis Club, closes.

WHO weighs emergency measures for yellow fever vaccine



In Angola, the worst outbreak of yellow fever in three decades may result in a vaccine shortage. If this…

Bag of evidence sickens 6 at Thermal Sheriff Station

Hazmat Crews at Sheriff Station

Joe Galli

6 people that work at the Riverside County Sheriff's Department in Thermal became sick after a bag of an…

More than 30 people burned in Tony Robbin's hot-coal walk

Tony Robbins

Dallas Fire-Rescue spokesman Jason Evans says five people were taken to a hospital Thursday night and…

Facebook will require political bias training for employees

Welcome to Facebook page

Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

It's easy to forget that people are ultimately responsible for the way technologies work.

After anonymous…

Short Fest gives a glimpse of the future


Over 500 filmmakers from all over the country taking part in Short Fest making this premier event in the…

Riverside County authorities award nearly half a million dollars to local organizations

Riverside County Asset Forfeiture Funds Awarded

Zak Dahlheimer - KESQ & CBS Local 2

Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin and other local law enforcement officials awarded almost…

More spraying for mosquitoes in Coachella Friday

Zika mosquito


Vector Control District to continue spraying for Aedes agypti mosquitoes

Nine cities blood challenge issued

(img1)Blood Drive

Coachella Valley communities will compete next month in the Nine Cities Blood Drive Challenge to see…

Sheriff's Department holds event to help find missing people

Missing Person MGN

Riverside County Sheriff's Department holds Missing Persons Day event next month.

Driverless cars create a safety 'dilemma'

Auto driver, driverless cars

Stewart Scott-Curran/CNN

You're riding in a driverless car with a loved one. It's cruising down a one-way, single-lane road with…

Business warns repeat scam artist now posing as Verizon employee

Frontier scam

Chris Tarpening KESQ & CBS Local 2

A local business claims to be the target of a new scam done by the same scam artist who targeted them…

Judge rules man accused of stabbing girlfriend must stand trial

Charles Campbell

A man accused of repeatedly stabbing his live-in girlfriend in Desert Hot Springs, then leading police…

Congressman Ruiz launches Veterans University here in the Valley

Congressman Ruiz

Congressman Raul Ruiz has announced the launch of Veterans University, a two day event that is aimed at…

China can't buy enough industrial robots

china robots


China's hunger for robots is huge and growing fast.

US allocating $48 million to help West deal with drought

The Obama administration is announcing $48 million in grants to help farmers and others in the West…

Power restored after thousands in the dark overnight

Power restored after thousands in the dark overnight.

More than a dozen kids have already died in hot cars this year

Zak Dahlheimer - KESQ & CBS Local 2

At least 15 children have already died nationwide this year after shockingly being left behind in their…

Snowpack expected to suffer even with wet winter weather

California is years away from making a drought recovery according to a UCLA researcher.

Man shot in field near 86 expressway, expected to survive

Highway 86 shooting

Chris Tarpening

Riverside County sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting that happened near the 86 Expressway…

Some electric vehicles not working in extreme heat

(img1)062216 elec car video

The heat is rough on just about everything in the desert - things like the power grid, air conditioners…

Former migrant worker shares journey of becoming astronaut


Students at Desert Mirage High School were excited to hear from a former migrant worker --  now a…

Congressman Ruiz takes part in sit-in protest

KESQ & CBS Local 2

Congressman Dr. Raul Ruiz took part in a sit-in protest over gun violence on Wednesday.


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Deadly floods strike West Virginia

West Virginia flooding from CNN

West Virginia Department of Transportation

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Norwegian cuisine you've never heard of

Norway food Whale

Maureen O'Hare/CNN

Norway's distinctive cuisine has been shaped by its 100,000-kilometer coastline, by its long winters and brief summers, by the forests that cover a third of its surface, and by the mountains that cut west off from east. Here are some of Norway's greatest--and strangest--specialties.

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