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Cal Fire rescues lion cub in Valley Fire

Cal Fire rescues lion cub in Valley Fire

Palm Springs city event causes some road closures

Christopher Flicker - KESQ/CBS Local 2

A city-planned event in Palm Springs forced some lane closures Friday morning from 8 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Pneumonia outbreak strikes bighorn sheep at J.T.N.P.

Bighorn sheep


Officials at Joshua Tree National Park said an outbreak of pneumonia is affecting the bighorn sheep…

Suspected DUI driver causes wrong-way crash on Hwy 86

A 74-year-old man from Indio is facing DUI charges after he caused a wreck while driving the wrong way…

Is breast-feeding help in hospitals improving?

breastfeeding child


If Amanda Rodriguez could do it all over again, she would do her homework and select a different…

Winner of "Mrs. Orange County" pageant arrested for child porn

Twenty-five-year-old Meghan Alt of Irvine was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of committing lewd conduct…

Cat saves man! Police use feline to help convince California man not to jump from building ledge

Cat calls 911

Once the negotiators brought out the distraught man's orange-and-white cat, they were able to persuade…

California to phase out microbeads used in soaps, toothpaste

microbeads microbead pollution

Measure would take effect in 2020 to protect fish and wildlife from ingesting the beads.

Meet Palm Springs mayoral candidate Mike Schaefer

Michael Schaefer

We continue to talk to Palm Springs mayoral candidates as eight people are running for the seat to be…

Valley fails to meet water goals for Sept.

Water being wasted

Joe Galli

New conservation numbers released Thursday show the Valley lost progress on meeting the state mandated…

Review of PS land sales shows violations

PS Review

Review of PS land sales shows violations. Natalie Brunell investigates.

Verizon to add $20 to grandfathered unlimited data plans

Verizon logo on building

Spencer Platt/Getty Images

If you're still clinging to your Verizon unlimited cell phone plan, your monthly bill is about to jump…

Mugshots released of 3 arrested in extortion & kidnapping investigation

Riverside County Sheriff's Department

A trio of search warrants related to an armed robbery and kidnapping for ransom leads to the seizure of…

Man arrested for allegedly stabbing 2 outside Palm Springs bar

Bryan Davalos Munoz

The Palm Springs Police Department has arrested a Cathedral City man suspected of stabbing two people…

Suspect arrested for deadly shooting in Coachella

Cesar Vega Duran

Murder suspect in custody. Victim was shot and killed in Coachella in February.

Blythe man accused of luring children at bus stops & child rape

Jeff Hsieh

Jeff Hsieh is also accused of arranging sham marriages and is in custody on $1,000,000 bail.

Which of these do you MOST feel need to handle water resources better?

Water being wasted

Joe Galli

In order to combat the ongoing drought, which of the following do you MOST feel need to handle water…

Woman stung more than 100 times


Woman stung more than 100 times. Africanized honey bees swarm a SoCal golf course.  Two women were…

FAA tests technology to counter rogue drones



The Federal Aviation Administration is testing anti-drone technology that would counter rogue drones…

Palm Springs hires new Community & Economic Development lead

Palm Springs hires new Community & Economic Development lead.

AT&T turns on Wi-Fi Calling for iPhone users

iPhone 6s on display

Ken Ishii/Getty Images

If you're an AT&T customer with an iPhone 6 or newer -- you can now make calls over Wi-Fi.

Democratic Senators want permanent ban on drilling for oil off California coast

A group of Democratic senators wants to permanently ban drilling off the coast of California, Oregon…

SeaWorld mulling major expansion of the tanks used to hold killer whales

Killer Whale Show Resumes at Sea World

The plan is opposed by animal rights activists who say breeding the animals in captivity is cruel.

People pay for fall leaves to get delivered to them

People pay for fall leaves to get delivered to them

Report: Iran-based hackers spy using LinkedIn

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A group of suspected Iranian hackers are using a sophisticated network of fake LinkedIn profiles to spy…

Slain woman followed Waze app to wrong street

Waze app


The couple followed their Waze GPS app, thinking it would lead them to a touristy avenue in Niteroi, a…

President Obama to visit LA and San Diego this weekend


President Obama to visit Los Angeles and San Diego this weekend. The President will attend a fundraiser…


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Student kills 1, injures 3 in Ariz. campus shooting

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Police say confrontation between students in a parking lot at Northern Arizona University turned deadly early Friday when, police say, a freshman pulled a gun and shot four male students, killing one.


Historical 'facts' that we get wrong

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Public domain image

Some of the most widely known historical facts are anything but. Much of what people accept as authentic history is often rife with misinformation. Consider these examples from CNN of history that many people get wrong.

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