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  • Obama: No 'specific and credible threat' to U.S.

    Obama Nov 25 speech


    Ahead of the busy Thanksgiving holiday, the U.S. government is "taking every possible step" to keep the country safe, President Barack Obama said Wednesday, seeking to reassure travelers and adding there is no known "specific and credible threat" to ...

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Avenue 52 bridge now open in Coachella

City and county officials officially opened a 350-foot bridge on Avenue 52, a $40 million project aimed…

Poll: are you traveling for Thanksgiving?

MGN Online

Let us know if you're flying for the holidays, driving for the holidays, or staying home for the…

What police say about giving to panhandlers

MGN Online

Our six-part series on the homeless epidemic in the Coachella Valley concludes Wednesday night.…

Palm Springs burglary suspect arrested at probation office

Joshua Tuero, 31, Palm Springs

Police say suspect stole a vehicle, wallet and credit card from apartment while victim was present.

State Department issues worldwide travel alert

Travel Alert

State Department issues worldwide travel alert. Natalie Brunell reports.

Auction of Disneyland items nets more than $1.7 million

Disneyland's Sleeping Beauty Castle

Tom Arthur/Wikimedia Commons

Most of the items came from three collectors who acquired the stuff from Disney special sales, former…

Man climbs atop California freeway sign and strips naked

The San Francisco Chronicle reports that the man climbed atop the sign near an Interstate 80 on-ramp on…

Bridge collapse rescuers awarded Medal of Valor in Rancho Mirage

Tex Wash awards

Six first responders were honored in Rancho Mirage for their work saving a man who was trapped in an I…

SpaceLiner concept jet could fly at Mach 25


Courtesy German Aerospace Center via CNN

London to Melbourne in 90 minutes? Paris to San Francisco in under an hour?

Indio police look to improve Quality of Life for homeless

The last homeless count done by Riverside County showed there are more than 90 homeless people living on…

Just how deadly is the kissing bug?

Kissing bug


Deadly kissing bugs. You may have seen them popping up recently in your Facebook feed -- similar in…

Officials warn of dangers during El Niño

Press conference on El Niño preparedness

Joe Galli

The 2015 EI Niño is shaping up to be one of the most powerful ever recorded, according to the National…

East valley shelters help make homelessness part of past

CBS Local 2

We're bringing you continuing coverage on the homeless epidemic in the Coachella Valley. Local…

Two men wounded in Indio shooting

Chris Tarpening - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Indio Police are investigating a shooting in the area of Jackson Street and Ruby Avenue near the Indio…

Viral Facebook app panned as 'privacy nightmare'

Facebook graphic illustration

John Sanders/CNN

A Facebook app downloaded by 17 million people can be a serious privacy risk, according to news outlets…

Car fire on I-10 westbound causes major delays

(img1)I-10 car fire video

Christopher Flicker - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Car fire on I-10 westbound causes major delays  

Meaney, Wessman build 11 homes next to Coachella Fest for Goldenvoice

Golden Mansion

Meaney, Wessman build 11 homes next to Coachella Fest for Goldenvoice. Natalie Brunell investigates.

Volunteers needed to count homeless population

In January, communities across the country will begin their annual Point-in-Time (PIT) Homeless Count…

'Wildlights' back on display for holidays at The Living Desert

Wildlights is back at The Living Desert.

Jeff Bezos' rocket lands safely after space flight

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos' rocket ship achieved a breakthrough Monday by traveling 329,839 feet into outer space and…

Palm Springs steps up to find solutions to growing homeless issue

A near doubling of the homeless population got the attention of Palm Springs.  Now they're working hard…

House fire spreads to garage in Bermuda Dunes

House fire spreads to garage in Bermuda Dunes

Google plants 'Star Wars' Easter egg

Google Star Wars Easter egg


Google "a long time ago in a galaxy far far away" from a Chrome browser, and you'll see one of the…

San Bernardino County introduces first all-female inmate fire crew

San Bernardino County All Female Inmate Firefighting crew

Hand crew, also known as Glen Helen Crew 15-9, features 13 women ready to protect communities from…

Authorities: U.S. border patrol agent had 110 pounds of cocaine in car


A criminal complaint filed in federal court shows Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers pulled…

Federal officials reviewing guidelines for self-driving cars

Google's driverless car


Federal transportation officials are updating their position on self-driving cars, with an eye toward…

Technology and the fight against terrorism

Laptop computer hack internet hacking download generic

Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Preventing terrorist plots is harder than ever. And technology is both the problem and the solution.


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What to know: Laquan McDonald case

Chicago McDonald protests


Protesters took to the streets of Chicago after police released a graphic dashcam video showing an officer shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. Here is what you need to know about the case.


Thanksgiving Day fast facts

Thanksgiving, turkey, holiday, Christmas


Here's some background information about Thanksgiving Day, celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday in November. In 2015, Thanksgiving is Nov. 26th.

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