| Jun 12, 2010
| 9:16 PM
BORREGO SPRINGS-- A magnitude 4.9 earthquake struck south of the Palm Springs area Saturday, and rattled areas as far away as San Diego and Riverside Counties.
The quake was recorded 15 miles northwest of Borrego Springs, and 29 miles south of Palm...
| Jun 18, 2010
| 8:19 AM
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. -- A man has been arrested for allegedly kidnapping actor Jeremy London and forcing the recovering addict to use drugs, police said Thursday.
A statement from Palm Springs police said London, who appeared on TV's "7th Heaven" and...
| Jun 29, 2010
| 4:14 PM
LOS ANGELES -- A list of America's 10 Worst Hotels, released by a popular travel website, has a popular Calfornia destination hotel as its number one worst place to stay.
TripAdvisor.com assembled the list from actual travel reviews.
| Apr 10, 2011
There may be no better time to escape the city for a sun-drenched jaunt to the desert than spring. Flowers are blooming, temperatures are moderate, and music and art beckon with two major festivals — the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival...
| Nov 27, 2010
| 5:45 PM
"I told everyone that when I grew up I was going to be Miss Universe," said Lyssa Aruda, Miss Newport Coast, one of four girls from the Newport Beach area that competed in the Miss California Teen USA Pageant in Palm Springs last weekend.
Jill St. Geme,...
| Jun 24, 2010
| 4:10 AM
LOS ANGELES ( KTLA) -- Scientists say a 7.2 magnitude earthquake south of the U.S.-Mexico border over Easter has increased the risk of a temblor in Southern California by shifting fault stress to the area.
The findings are a result of a new NASA radar...
| May 4, 2011
| 9:12 PM
It was an evening of illumination.
The 2011 PBS SoCal gala on Saturday evening attracted a crowd of nearly 500 guests converging upon the Orange County Fair & Event Center's hangar building in Costa Mesa. Co-chairs of the mega successful party Peggy...
| Jul 8, 2010
| 8:42 AM
LOS ANGELES -- A strong earthquake hit Southern California at 4:53 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.
The magnitude 5.4 quake was centered 28 miles south of Palm Springs near Borrego Springs, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
It was initially reported...
| Jul 16, 2010
Gay activists are delighted, and local historians should be pleased, that the City Council is requiring that a "bar" — a wine bar, to be precise — be included in the redevelopment of the Coast Inn.
It may seem an odd request to make of a...
| Jul 18, 2010
As UC Davis physicist and geologist John Rundle ponders the map of recent California earthquakes, he sees visions of a doughnut even Homer J. Simpson wouldn't like.
The doughnut is formed by pinpointing the recent quakes near Eureka, Mexicali and Palm...
| Jan 9, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Since becoming Northern State University's president in 2008, James Smith has visited alumni in Florida, Arizona, California, the District of Columbia, Colorado, Minnesota, Washington and Oregon.
Smith even met with some of those people before he...