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Excessive Heat Watch issued for Imperial & Eastern Riverside Counties

Temperatures are expected to reach 110 degrees and higher Wednesday through Friday of this week, with overnight lows above the mid 80's. Temperatures this warm can be stressful for humans and animals.

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  • Wind: 0 mph 0 kph at North
  • Humidity: 54%
  • Dew point: 58° F 14° C
  • Barometer: 29 inches millibars and steady
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  • Sunset: 7:54 PM PDT
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  • Ukraine says Russian officer shot down MH17

    MH17 crash site

    Victoria Eastwood/CNN

    As bodies from Thursday's air disaster reached a facility Tuesday in Kharkiv, Ukraine, the Ukrainian government ratcheted up its accusations against Moscow, saying a Russian officer shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.

    Vitaly Nayda, Ukraine's direct...

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    By Josh Levs, Kyung Lah and Holly Yan CNN

MERS may be airborne, scientists say

MERS CoV virus

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The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, better known as MERS, may be an airborne virus,…

Indio police investigate two deadly weekend shootings

According to Indio public information officer, Sgt. Dan Marshall, the two shootings happened within 20…

Marine arrested for having destructive device

Chris Lee

White Rock Horse Rescue Ranch

A man who volunteered at the same horse ranch as Erin Corwin was arrested for having a "destructive…

Crash happened in Palm Desert

Riders are picked-up by a new SunBus after crash in Palm Desert

Two people were injured when a vehicle crashed into a bus in Palm Desert Monday, a sheriff's sergeant…

Valley city works to conserve water

The state of California is in the worst drought we've seen in years. But, one valley city is working…

You're not cool enough for Facebook's newest app

Facebook Mentions

Courtesy Facebook

Call it Facebook for the famous. Facebook has unveiled a new standalone app called "Mentions," which is…

Consequences of arson during California's never-ending fire season

Our hot, dry weather and frequent Santa Ana winds have become somewhat of a beacon for "firebugs" who…

Woman busted with 50 lbs of coke in El Centro

El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized over 50 pounds of cocaine on Friday.

Custodian pleads guilty to child porn charges

Matthew Frazer

F.B.I.

 A school custodian who sexually abused a child over a period of several years and shared visual images…

Traffic affected after truck flips in Palm Desert

A truck has flipped over on Fred Waring and Portola Avenue.

Assembly Bill 109 puts the squeeze on Riverside County jails and leaves more criminals on the streets

It was a law approved by Governor Jerry Brown in 2010 that was aimed at reducing overcrowding in…

Excessive Heat Watch issued for Imperial & Eastern Riverside Counties

Temperatures are expected to reach 110 degrees and higher Wednesday through Friday of this week, with…

Palm Springs Swim Center closes for renovations

 The Palm Springs Swim Center will close for a month for sales tax-funded pool deck renovations, it was…

Google to speed up Web with smaller photos

Google to speed up Web with smaller photos

Dana Lipnickas/CNNMoney

Giant photos are slowing the Web down. Google has a plan to make your pages load faster.

61 sheepdogs looking for new homes after house fire in Riverside

The dogs were recovered after an attic fire damaged a single-story home on Pick Place, in the Woodcrest…

California store sells $60 million Powerball ticket

A Powerball ticket sold at a store in San Bernardino County matches all six numbers in drawing to win…

Inland Empire gas prices drop 12th consecutive day

Gas prices

Ferre Dollar/CNN

   The average price in Riverside and San Bernardino counties has decreased two-tenths of a cent…

Idyllwild fire station gets remodel thanks to donations

Idyllwild Station

Idyllwild fire station gets remodel thanks to donations. Natalie Brunell reports.

Drought could affect state's energy production

Wind turbines, wind power

CNN

The San Francisco Chronicle reports Sunday  that a drought stretching on for years could slash the…

How a teen turned online abuse around

Jada sex abuse victim

CNN

Jada, a Houston-area 16-year-old, was getting ready for finals week and looking forward to a summer…

Two Americans killed in fighting in Gaza Strip

Two Americans killed in fighting in Gaza Strip.

Hiker rescued off a trail in Mt. San Jacinto State Park

 A Culver City woman is safe  after rescue crews helped her down a trail in Mt. San Jacinto State Park.  

Is this any way to secure a plane crash scene?

 Bodies, backpacks, passports and other piles of debris lay splayed across a miles-long area in the…

Injured paraglider rescued

 A Riverside County sheriff's helicopter rescued an injured paraglider from remote area north of San…

Calif. store sells $60 million Powerball ticket

A Powerball ticket sold at a store in San Bernardino County matches all six numbers in this weekend's…

Southern California freeway crash leaves 3 dead

Generic Car Crash

Police say a car going the wrong way on the 210 Freeway crashed into another vehicle in Rancho Cucamonga…

House fire results in 61 dogs seized

Riverside County Animal Services impounded 61 dogs on Saturday from a property in unincorporated…

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Immigration in America: A history

Immigration debate

Jason Reed/Reuters

With Texas Gov. Rick Perry sending National Guard troops to the border, look back at the tumultuous history of immigation in America.

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The history of keeping cool

Oscillating fan blurb

This week marks the 112th anniversary of air conditioning, and aren't we all thankful! Look back at the ways humans have tried to stay cool through the centuries.

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