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  • Man arrested after trying to flee DUI checkpoint

    Oscar Armando Ramirez-Beltran

    A 20-year-old man from Indio was arrested Thursday night for reckless driving, hit and run, driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, and for driving without a valid driver's license after trying to evade officers at a DUI checkpoint.

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Man arrested after trying to flee DUI checkpoint

Oscar Armando Ramirez-Beltran

A 20-year-old man from Indio was arrested Thursday night for reckless driving, hit and run, driving…

BlackBerry ending year on sour note

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BlackBerry is back in the black. Sorta. But that news wasn't good enough to impress Wall Street.

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Volunteer church leader accused of having sex with teenager

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San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department

A 26-year-old man who volunteered at the High Desert Church in Victorville has been arrested for…

Prepackaged caramel apples linked to 5 deaths

Health officials say prepackaged caramel apples are linked to five deaths and more than two dozen…

Wetter than usual start to new year in California predicted

Federal scientists say there is a 75 percent chance of average or above-average precipitation between…

Experts: North Korea's Sony hack only the beginning

Sony studios

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The North Korean hack of Sony Pictures that unleashed proprietary information, leaked embarrassing…

Overnight fire damages Indio auto repair shop

Indio Fire at automotive repair shop

One firefighter injured in early morning blaze near Indio Boulevard and Requa Avenue.

Study: Hugs can prevent the flu

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Want to stay healthy this cold and flu season? Give a hug, according to a new study.

Dog saves California man from burning home

Authorities are crediting a chocolate Labrador with saving the life of a Sacramento man after it alerted…

City of Los Angeles reviewing $4 billion people-mover for airport

 A city commission is exploring a $4 billion plan to build a people-mover that would connect Los…

Icon Award & Director of the Year announced for P.S.I.F.F.

The 26th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival will present Academy Award-winning actor Robert…

Officials: Hackers stole Sony computer credentials

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U.S. investigators have evidence that hackers stole the computer credentials of a system administrator…

Justin Bieber loses 3.5 million Instagram followers

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Justin Bieber has been left behind by the Instagram Rapture.

"Black and Brown Lives Matter" Vigil responds to Ferguson, Eric Garner protests

Indio Race Vigil

"Black and Brown Lives Matter" Vigil responds to Ferguson, Eric Garner protests. NATALIE BRUNELL REPORTS.

Palm Springs football, volleyball teams celebrated in championship parade

Palm Springs football, volleyball teams celebrated in championship parade

Palm Springs celebrated their 2014 CIF-SS football and volleyball championships with a parade in…

Hotels, big and small, benefit from tax rebates in Palm Springs

The Palm Springs Hotel opened in November

The Marriot AC Hotel and the Selene Palm Springs Resort qualified for transient occupancy tax rebates…

People jaywalk despite deadly accidents

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Our cameras caught several people jaywalking at busy intersections where people have died doing that…

Man found dead in Desert Hot Springs apartment

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Desert Hot Springs Police say a man was found dead in an apartment on Acoma Avenue near Cactus Drive. 

List of DHS medical marijuana applicants, proposed locations released

Nineteen applications from people wanting to operate a medical marijuana dispensary in Desert Hot…

Seven kittens lost their mom looking for love

Only five weeks old and homeless.

These fuzzy critters were found by a kind hearted person two weeks ago…

Poll: Are you donating to a charitable organization this holiday season?

Answer our viewer poll question to weigh in. We might share the results during our evening newscasts.

Mars has gas; a fuzzy sign of life?

Curiosity Mars rover

NASA/JPL-Caltech

A NASA rover has found the building blocks of life on Mars. They might be the product of past or…

Festival lineup announced for P.S.I.F.F.

Organizers of the 26th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival have announced the complete…

Riverside County man facing 55 counts related to money laundering and grand theft

A Southern California doctor and another man in the medical business have been arrested for what…

Reddit founder: Visa policies may be downfall of tech

Reddit

Antiquated visa policies could be the downfall of the U.S. tech boom. That's the warning that Reddit…

3 killed as car hits people leaving Southern California church

Redondo Beach police Sgt. Shawn Freeman says the crash Wednesday night along the Pacific Coast Highway…

Space-based solar: the energy of the future?

Space-based solar power

NASA

In space there's no atmosphere, it's never cloudy, and in geosynchronous orbits it's never night: a…

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The life and career of Michael Phelps

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Michael Phelps pleaded guilty today to DUI charges. Take a look back at the life and career of the most decorated Olympian ever.

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