• Trump: No amnesty for illegal immigrants

    Trump immigration speech

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    That idea that Donald Trump is softening his immigration policy: Not going to happen.

    The Republican presidential nominee on Wednesday re-upped the harsh immigration rhetoric that electrified his primary campaign, vowing "no amnesty" for undocumented ...

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Community rallies around La Quinta 5-year old battling neuroblastoma

Riley Rose is forgoing kindergarten for chemotherapy. Watch her story at 11 p.m. on CBS Local 2 news.

Bogart Fire now at 1,470 acres burned, 60% containment

Bogart Fire

Chris Tarpening

All evacuations have been lifted as efforts to stop the Bogart Fire continue by land and by air.

Local man headed to trial for sexually assaulting a married couple

Thomas Mabe

Local man headed to trial for sexually assaulting a married couple. Thomas Mabe is a known transient on…

Obama administration announces plan for Salton Sea

President Obama is getting involved in the push to stabilize the shrinking Salton sea, announcing…

Palm Springs welcomes West Elm to town

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Palm Springs welcomed the very first store to the downtown redevelopment project Wednesday.

Firefighters battle blaze in high temperatures

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Firefighters continue to work days on end to contain fires like the Bogart blaze.
Today is captain Lucas…

Local farmer reacts to farm worker overtime bill

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A local date farmer is speaking out about how farmworker labor bill would affect her business.

New labels warn against mixing opioids, benzodiazepines

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In the Food and Drug Administration's latest move to help stem the tide of drug overdoses, it is now…

Rallying for Riley

Tonight at 5:30

Tonight at 5:30 on CBS Local 2, a Valley family copes with a devastating cancer diagnosis for their 5-…

Why scientists reconstructed an ancient plague


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Scientists have just reconstructed the genome of an ancient plague, which may shed new light on how…

The streaming music war is getting ugly

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Fans waited four years for Frank Ocean to put out a follow-up to his Grammy-winning album Channel Orange…

Indio Police K9 Passes Away

Indio police K9 Zeus passes away

Police investigate death of man found near Cathedral City dam

Cathedral City Police are investigating the death of a man, whose body was found early Wednesday…

Eastbound I-10 traffic shut down in Desert Center for several hours

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KESQ & CBS Local 2 via Caltrans

A semi-truck overturned on Interstate 10 in Desert Center Wednesday, spilling nearly 100 gallons of…

Coroner identifies motorcyclist killed in Palm Desert crash

Palm Desert Motorcycle Crash

Brooke Beare CBS Local 2

One person is dead after a motorcycle crash in Palm Desert.  The crash occurred just after 1:30 pm…

Trump visita a México antes de hablar de inmigración

El candidato presidencial republicano Donald Trump realiza el miércoles un viaje relámpago a México para…

Instagram adds feature that will change how you view photos


Jacque Wilson/CNN

It's time to brush up on your photo editing skills. Instagram is rolling out a feature that will let…

Downtown Palm Springs set for grand opening of West Elm

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CBS Local 2/KESQ

Those wanting to shop at the new anchor store in downtown Palm Springs will get to do so sooner rather…

Augustine Casino will temporarily close for full-scale remodel

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KESQ & CBS Local 2 via Augustine Casino

After more than 14 years of wear and tear, the Augustine Band of Cahuilla Indians announced the…

Mayor anticipates economic jolt from West Elm opening

Mayor anticipates economic jolt from West Elm opening

West Elm is a popular national furniture outlet, and it's opening in downtown Palm Springs soon. Mayor…

BMW of Palm Springs acquired by indioGO Auto Group

KESQ & CBS Local 2

The indioGO Auto Group has acquired BMW of Palm Springs. The official acquisition was completed on…

Samsung goes to the extreme with its Gear S3 smartwatch


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Samsung is toughening up its line of wearables with the new Gear S3.

The company unveiled its latest…

Police arrest "Baggy Eyes Bandit" wanted for bank robberies in Riverside County and elsewhere

The FBI says a man suspected of six bank robberies in Southern California has been arrested.

The space blanket that saves lives

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From Robert Young Pelton/MOAS via CNN

They appear after shark attacks, marathons, earthquakes and even terrorist attacks like the one in Paris…

Small power outage hits Cathedral City

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Small power outage hits Cathedral City Wednesday morning.

Fourth and final shooting suspect picked up in Mexico

Cesar Monzon

Cesar Monzon and three others are accused in the gang-related murder of Adrian Valdez in Indio in early…

La Quinta mom shares news of her daughter's cancer diagnosis

Kristin Sherman

"Every sign and symptom that Riley had could be the sign and symptom of any other normal childhood…


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Looking back: U.S.-Cuba relations



When JetBlue Flight 387 touched down Wednesday in Cuba, it was the first direct commercial flight between the US and the island in over a half-century. Get up to speed on the last five decades of American foreign policy toward Cuba.


What's banned on Chinese TV

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China's top media regulator has issued new guidelines on what is prohibited on TV shows, spotlighting seven things that promote 'Western lifestyles.'

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