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Summer storms making hot conditions even hotter

Summer storms making hot conditions even hotter

Monsoonal moisture has moved in, causing storms west of the San Jacinto Mountains and hot, muggy weather elsewhere around the Coachella Valley.

Some will be without power for most of Friday after storm

Thursday night's storm is causing some big problems in Palm Desert. Multiple road closures are in place due to flooding and multiple power poles are down near the Palm Desert Country Club.

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Heavy rainfall floods some High Desert roads

Monsoonal storms continue to move across Southern California on Thursday. So far the rain has missed the Coachella Valley, but areas to the north and south are reporting some storm-related issues.

Loma Linda Ronald McDonald House nearing fundraising goal for expansion

A local Indian tribe and McDonald operators pledge more than $7 million to help the non-profit provide a safe, clean, welcoming environment while their little ones receive critical care.

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Future of 80-year-old Ranch in question after fire

The owners of an 80-year-old ranch are asking for help after it was heavily damaged by fire. Desert Moon Ranch was one of the first settlements in Thousand Palms  and now it's future is in question after a massive fire nearly 2 weeks ago.

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Drought is tough on trees but there are water wise ways to keep them alive

In our current drought, we're told time and time again we need to cut back on water. Inevitably when you do that, trees suffer.

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Ron Oden announces he will run for Palm Springs Mayor again

Former Palm Springs Mayor Ron Oden announces he will run for Mayor in November 2015.

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Body found in Coachella Canal may be missing girl

Deputies with the Imperial County Sheriff's Department are investigating after a body was spotted in the Coachella Canal in Mecca Thursday morning.

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Confidence grows that piece of Flight 370 found

Island plane parts 4

Debris found in the western Indian Ocean on Wednesday appears to be part of a Boeing 777.


Famous female trailblazers in sports

Jen Welter, Arizona Cardinals news conference

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Jen Welter, who made history this week by becoming the first woman to hold a coaching position in the NFL, is only the latest woman to blaze a trail in the world of sports. Click on for some others.

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