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Cathedral City police cracking down on holiday drunk drivers

Cathedral City police will deploy its DUI Enforcement Team to stop and arrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers in the Department's ongoing traffic safety campaign.

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Fuel spill in Banning backs up I-10 holiday traffic to Palm Springs

A tractor trailer spilled 80 gallons of fuel on the freeway in Banning, causing a major backup on westbound I-10.

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Thermal power outage at mobile home park

A mobile home park in Thermal is without power Saturday night. CAL FIRE reports he power outage originated in the parks electrical vault.

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Shoppers support local businesses on Small Business Saturday

Black Friday madness is now behind us, making way for a recent tradition, Small Business Saturday.

Coyote snatches dog from inside CA home

A Laguna Beach family says a brazen coyote came into their home and snatched the family's 8-year-old Chihuahua from a bedroom occupied by a baby girl and two other small dogs.

Free pet adoptions on Black Saturday

The Riverside County Department of Animal Services is waiving all adoption fees at its largest animal shelters Saturday to encourage visitors to give a home to a four-legged friend this holiday season.

Shopping or snow?

Chris Tarpening

Shopping or snow, how did you spend Black Friday?

Which is more fun, to head to the store and save money on Black Friday deals or drive to the mountains to play in the snow?

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Dante Walker

Travel Alert: Bring your chains if you plan mountain road trip

The California Highway Patrol are warning drivers that if you want to travel to the nearby mountain communities you might need chains. 




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Gunman engages in 6-hour standoff at Colo. Planned Parenthood

Colorado Planned Parenthood shooting


Police evacuated a Planned Parenthood building in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where a gunman fired at officers. Here are images and info from the incident.


Food you're tossing too early

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Americans are wasting more food than ever, thanks partly to confusion over expiration dates. Find out which food you may be tossing too early.

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