Juan Carlos Alcala accused in double murder in Palm Desert
A judge on Friday ordered a Palm Desert man accused of fatally shooting his neighbor's 24-year-old son and 2-year-old granddaughter to undergo two psychological examinations.
25 Jul 2014 at 11:55pm
Monsoons bring thunder and lightning to the valley
Monsoons bring thunder and lightning to the valley. Why one day of rain won't change more than a year of drier than normal conditions. Natalie Brunell has the story.
25 Jul 2014 at 11:20pm
Pitbull attacks toddler
A 1-year-old girl was bitten today on an ear, lip and cheek by her family's pit bull in Cathedral City. The girl was bitten just before 5 p.m. at a home on San Susanna Avenue, said John Welsh of the Riverside County Department of Animal Services. The girl was taken to a hospital, but her condit...
25 Jul 2014 at 10:13pm
Lane-splitting safety guidelines no longer on CHP, DMV websites
The California Highway Patrol, among other state government agencies, has removed safety guidelines for motorcycle lane-splitting from their website. The change was caused due to one citizen's complaint to the California Office of Administrative Law.
25 Jul 2014 at 7:22pm
Assemblyman Perez talks Central America trip
Assemblyman Manuel Perez is back in the desert from a trip to Central America. He says he learned a lot about the conditions people are trying to flee.
25 Jul 2014 at 6:40pm
Desert AIDS Project celebrates 30 years
The Desert AIDS Project will celebrate 30 years Friday night with a big birthday party at the Ace Hotel in Palm Springs.
25 Jul 2014 at 5:47pm
Animal services seeks cruelty charges against owner of 61 shelties
The director of Riverside County Animal Services said he plans to seek animal cruelty charges against the owner of 61 Shetland sheepdogs that were impounded after a house fire displaced them near Riverside last Sunday.
25 Jul 2014 at 3:59pm
Sugar to blame for TWC powder scare in Palm Springs
The Time Warner Cable office in Palm Springs was evacuated Friday morning after a white envelope with a suspicious powder was received.
25 Jul 2014 at 11:54am
Fundraiser set for Saturday for 5-year-old Indio girl battling cancer
Desirae Cechin -- who goes by Desi -- was diagnosed in April with stage 4 high-risk neuroblastoma, which affects the nervous system. The Believing For Desi fund was started to raise money for her treatment, including a trip to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York.
25 Jul 2014 at 11:13am
Inland Empire gas price drops for 17th straight day
The average price in Riverside and San Bernardino counties has decreased 13.7 cents over the past 17 days, including 1.3 cents on Thursday, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price Information Service.
25 Jul 2014 at 10:09am
Appeals court upholds proposed bullet train route
State argued the project is exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act because of federal oversight.
25 Jul 2014 at 7:55am
Diagnosing yourself on the internet
Using the internet to diagnose your aches and pains has become commonplace. Dr. Erica Ruiz runs a family medical practice in La Quinta. She's noticed an up-tick in the amount of patients who come in for their check-ups armed with information they gathered on the internet about their symptoms.
24 Jul 2014 at 11:58pm
Military veteran combats homelessness in Hi-Desert
A military veteran is on a mission in Twentynine Palms to help the homeless all day, every day.
24 Jul 2014 at 11:52pm
Cathedral City firefighters save family pet after home catches fire
Cathedral City firefighters save family pet after home catches fire. Natalie Brunell reports.
24 Jul 2014 at 11:39pm
Indio Police Chief to meet with residents
Indio Police Chief Richard Twiss will meet community members for lunch Friday.
24 Jul 2014 at 10:26pm