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Coroner looks into death of BMX legend in Indio

A body found in a vacant lot in Indio has been identified as Scot Alexander Breihaupt, a founder of bicycle motocross and a National BMX Hall of Fame member, it was reported today. He was 57.

Safe and Sane fireworks

Safely store, dispose of 'Safe and Sane' fireworks

The Fourth of July holiday is behind us. You might have some leftover fireworks, but remember it is illegal to shoot off fireworks beyond July 4. Here's how you can safely store or dispose of them.

La Quinta woman arrested after fleeing deadly DUI crash

A La Quinta woman was arrested over the weekend on charges of felony DUI after she allegedly ran from a crash that killed a 64-year-old man on Highway 74.

Local film producer Jerry Weintraub dies at 77

Film producer and Palm Desert resident Jerry Weintraub has died at the age of 77.

Anthony Michael Johnson


Alleged purse-snatcher arrested at Palm Springs motel

A 27-year-old man from Bombay Beach was arrested in Palm Springs early Saturday morning after allegedly punching and overpowering a woman to steal her purse.

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Man identified in deadly truck crash on I-10

A 57-year-old man from Carson was killed after his pickup truck drifted off I-10 and struck a guardrail Saturday morning.

Christopher Flicker - KESQ/CBS Local 2

Men rescued after vehicle gets stuck in wash

Crews rescued two men near Sky Valley Monday morning after they were forced to spend the night in a wash when their vehicle became stuck in the dirt.

Jesse Adam Goff

Arraignment delayed for teacher accused of having sex with minor

A Palm Springs teacher is in custody accused of having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a 16-year old girl in Palm Desert.


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