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DHS fact-finding report suggests new tax, ways to keep PD

Tax revenue could be the answer to stabilize the budget in Desert Hot Springs.  The city declared a fiscal emergency in November and it's fought an uphill battle since.  The city made deep cuts and continues to deal with a lawsuit because of it. A fact-finding report was released Monday about the ongoing litigation between the city and the Police Officers' Association.  "Fact finding is where you…

Bighorn Sheep

Watch out for Bighorn Sheep crossing Highway 74

Bighorn Sheep are being spotted more frequently around the desert.  They're on golf courses and many drivers are seeing them up on Highway 74.  Mating season is underway, meaning a large presence of bighorn sheep are out and about.  Today the California Highway Patrol was called to the scene where a car allegedly hit a sheep on Highway 74 near Vista Point.  Officials were not able to find an…

First drop in prices for 2014

For the first time this year, the median price of an existing home dropped in June compared to the same month in 2013, the California Desert Association of REALTORS® reported Monday.

Search for Erin Corwin one month later

Search crews continue their efforts and support from the community hasn't stopped. A horse rescue owner in the Hi-Desert talks about how she knows Erin and others mentioned in the investigation.

Median work to prompt lane closures everyday for 8 weeks.

Get ready for some delays if you commute along Ramon Road in Cathedral City.

New tool collects scent to save lives

Every 40 seconds a child goes missing in the United States. In one day alone, 2,300 children and adults will be reported missing.

How to stay safe when lightning strikes

When thunder roars, stay indoors -- lightning could come next and be deadly.

CHP searches for bighorn sheep hit by car

The California Highway Patrol is searching for a bighorn sheep that was hit by a car on Highway 74 near Vista Point Monday afternoon.

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  • 'The Situation' gets counseling in plea deal

    Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino, Jersey Shore

    Danny Moloshok/Reuters

    Former "Jersey Shore" star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino will get anger management counseling to settle an assault charge connected to a tanning salon fight with a brother, his lawyer said.


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Airlines charging the highest fees

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Airlines have been known for increasing their fares in recent years, not giving things away for free -- which is why news that Delta Air Lines plans to offer free entertainment on flights was such a surprise. Check out a list of airlines with the highest fees.


20 scariest states in America

scared woman driving car


Clowns, spiders and snakes, oh my! These states are the scariest in America, according to, well, Americans.

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