• 16 dead in hot air balloon crash in Texas


    KSAT via CNN

    A hot air balloon believed to be carrying 16 people caught fire in the air and crashed in central Texas on Saturday morning, killing everybody on board, federal and local authorities said.

    The balloon may have struck power lines when it went down arou...

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California governor signs stringent gun bills, vetoes others

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed six stringent gun-control measures,…

Ballin' for Desi basketball tournament July 30

Desi basketball

Dozens of teams will hit the basketball court in Indio on July 30 in memory of 6-year-old Desi Cechin.

Unhealthy air quality conditions after dust storm

The South Coast Air Quality Management District has the Coachella Valley & the San Gorgonio Pass under "…

Toxic algae bloom causes closure of Lake Elsinore

Lake Elsinore

Toxic algae bloom causes closure of Lake Elsinore.  No boating or swimming allowed.

Mosquitoes carrying West Nile, Saint Louis encephalitis found in East Valley

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Chris Tarpening KESQ

Mosquitoes carrying two potentially deadly diseases have been found in Thermal. Joe Galli reports.

Facebook Live is changing our world. Is that good?

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Facebook Live has only been available to the masses since January, and in that time we've pretty much…

Feds investigating possible hack of Clinton campaign

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The FBI and Justice Department are investigating a computer hack of Hillary Clinton's presidential…

Flood preparations

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It's monsoon season and motorists in the region are being reminded to stay prepared for possible storms…

DHS community teams up with police to hold public forum

Zak Dahlheimer - KESQ & CBS Local 2

The Word of Life Center will be partnering with the Desert Hot Springs Police Department on Monday to…

Infant swim classes teach babies self-rescue

Swim for Gio, ISR training

Parents turn to survival swim lessons to prevent drowning during dangerous summer months.

Man with assault rifle arrested in Coachella after entering neighbor's home

MGN Online

The Coachella Police Department responded to the 1500 block of Third Street on Friday after receiving…

IID says power outage caused by copper theft

MGN Online

About 880 Imperial Irrigation District customers were without power in Coachella on Friday due to a…

High-speed chase through valley ends with suspect shot & killed

I-10 Police Chase Ends In La Quinta

CBS Local 2/News Channel 3

The pursuit started in Jurupa Valley and continued to Palm Desert's El Paseo shopping district.

PSPD says driver killed in crash likely suffered medical emergency

MGN Online

The Palm Springs Police Department said a driver has died after crashing into a palm tree near the…

CHP releases info about patrol car crash on I-10

CHP Crash 07-28-16

Traffic slowed on eastbound I-10 Thursday afternoon after three cars crashed, including a CHP patrol…

Florida health officials confirm local Zika transmission

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Four individuals in Miami-Dade and Broward counties have been infected with the Zika virus by local…

Your local LA Rams station is Fox 11 Palm Springs

Rams in LA


The Gulf California Broadcast Company is proud to announce our FOX affiliate KDFX, FOX 11 - Palm…

Pokemon Go player claims he shed pounds

Pokemon Go players

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Catching 'em all is the Pokemon Go player's goal, but in doing so one British man claims to have lost…

What did you think of Hillary Clinton's acceptance speech at DNC?


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San Diego-based Marine killed in jet crash near Twentynine Palms

An investigation was underway Friday into the death of a Miramar-based Marine in the crash of an F/A-18C…

Armed & dangerous man sought after car drives through HWY 86 checkpoint

KESQ & CBS Local 2 via RCSD

A man who is considered armed and dangerous is hiding out in Coachella after running from a crash at…

Video: High & slow speed chase compilation of officer-involved shooting

Spike Strips puncture tires during pursuit

KESQ & CBS Local 2

Viewer Derek Smiley captured this video as he was leaving his office in La Quinta.

How to keep your dogs well-exercised & protected from heat

Zak Dahlheimer - KESQ & CBS Local 2

Walking your dogs obviously keeps them active and healthy, but while doing so in this desert heat, you…

Microsoft to cut about 2,850 more jobs

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Microsoft's costly bet on Nokia will mean more job losses than previously expected.

Facebook could owe $5 billion in taxes

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Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Forget Snapchat. Facebook's biggest threat right now may be Uncle Sam.

Marilyn Monroe statue in the works to return to Palm Springs

Marilyn Monroe statue in the works to return to Palm Springs

Analysts predict a national restaurant recession

Restaurant recession study

A recent financial study is suggesting that a national restaurant decline may be on the way in the…

Soldiers Organized Services wants to give rides to veterans

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Soldiers Organized Services, or SOS, is hoping to expand its services, wanting to give rides to…


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With students heading back to school or campus, it might be time to start thinking about money. U.S. News & World Report put together a list of "10 Money-Smart Ways Freshman Can Prepare for College." Click through to see the tips.


Philadelphia hosts the 2016 Democratic National Convention

DNC Prep Inside Wells Fargo Center

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The City of Brotherly Love and the Wells Fargo Center play host to 2016 Democratic National Convention.

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