A new form of solar energy is having an unwanted side effect: It makes some birds ignite in midair.
An off-duty Los Angeles Fire Department helicopter pilot and paramedic was killed and a boy was critically injured Monday when a fixed-wing aircraft crashed into a dry lake bed in the Mojave Desert.
Authorities say human bones have been found in a desert area north of Cabazon.
Two of four sets of skeletal remains found in the desert outside Victorville earlier this week have been identified as the parents of a Fallbrook family that went missing nearly four years ago, the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department said Friday.
Residents in one Southland desert community are coming together to save the bobcat.
Newberry Springs residents are angered by the construction of a 27-acre solar farm they claim has ruined their views of the mountains.
Firefighters have contained a wildfire that burned 150 acres in the Southern California desert south of Palm Springs and destroyed one mobile home and an outbuilding.
Officials say a Marine has collapsed and died after a day of training in the California desert in preparation for deployment to Afghanistan.
Have you ever really explored the desert? I am not talking about exploring the pool at a swanky Palm Springs resort or navigating the porta-potty line at the Coachella Music Festival, I mean getting to […]
A magnitude 3.0 earthquake that was felt from Hemet to Indio rattled the mountains south of Palm Springs.
A 3.5 magnitude earthquake struck early Tuesday morning in a remote region near the Mojave Desert.
Just an 8-hour drive away, Tucson is ripe for exploring for LA families.
Sheriff’s deputies have found three bodies in an agricultural area south of Palm Springs after ashooting was reported in the Southern California desert.
Sen. Barbara Boxer wants the Environmental Protection Agency to act urgently to save the town of Mecca from seeing more people fall ill.
Regulators say water wells near the town made famous by the movie “Erin Brockovich” are showing increased concentrations of cancer-causing chromium.