A 30-year-old Coachella Valley man was the first person to die of flu this year in Riverside County, public health officials said Thursday.
A self-described civil rights group is calling on a Southern California high school to get rid of its longstanding Arab mascot that it deems offensive.
Doctors are looking into the mystery of a Florida man who awoke speaking only Swedish, with no memory of his past, after he was found unconscious four months ago at a Southern California motel.
The Coachella Valley will be the center of the music world Friday through Sunday as the annual Coachella Music and Arts Festival rolls into the Empire Polo Grounds.
Caltech says a minor quake has struck near Indio.
Two cases of West Nile virus were reported Wednesday by the Vector Control District.
Fire officials say they’ve curbed the spread of a wildfire that has burned 150 acres in the Southern California desert south of Palm Springs, destroying one mobile home and an outbuilding.
Felony robbery and burglary charges were filed Wednesday against the alleged “snowboarder bandit,” who is suspected in three Coachella Valley bank robberies.
A Riverside man already accused of robbing a series of Southern California banks, was re-arrested on charges of robbing two Coachella Valley banks, a sheriff’s spokesman said Saturday.
More than 40 artists were slated to perform on five stages throughout Friday, and headliner The Black Keys was scheduled play opening night on the main Coachella Stage.
Republican presidential hopeful Sen. Rick Santorum is in the Coachella Valley this weekend.
66-year-old Gale Wheat pleaded guilty Tuesday to an infraction for staying in a Palm Desert park past curfew.
The U.S. Geological Service says a magnitude-3.5 earthquake rattled the Coachella Valley just before 9 a.m. Friday morning.
Four people are facing misdemeanor charges stemming from arrests at Occupy Coachella Valley protests in Palm Desert.
Two people found dead in the Riverside County portion of Joshua Tree National Park were identified Wednesday as European tourists.