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Scot Breithaupt, BMX Pioneer, Found Dead In Indio

Scot Alexander Breithaupt, who helped turn BMX bike racing from a backyard backwater into an international action sport, has died, authorities said Monday.

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Dog Beaten With Shovel, Dumped In Backyard Dies At Indio Hospital

Authorities say a 3-year-old terrier mix who was beaten with a shovel and then dumped in a nearby backyard has died at an Indio veterinary hospital.

06/11/2015

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2 Arrested On Suspicion Of Smuggling Man Hidden Inside Modified Fuel Tank Into US

Authorities Thursday announced the arrest of two people who are accused of smuggling a man into the U.S. inside of a modified fuel tank.

04/16/2015

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Vanderbilt University Football Player Convicted Of Rape Faces Battery Charge In Riverside County

A former Vanderbilt University football player convicted in Tennessee of filming and raping an intoxicated student now faces a misdemeanor charge in Riverside County of roughing up a security guard at his brother’s middle school.

03/25/2015

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Truck Load Of Frozen Chicken Barbecued By Fiery Big-Rig Crash In Indio

The only thing missing was the barbecue sauce when a big-rig hauling frozen chicken collided in Southern California with a truck carrying bees and ignited a fireball that quickly cooked the chicken.

02/02/2015

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Hearing Set For Woman Who Left Dog In Car In 100-Degree Heat For Entire Day

A judge will rule in February whether there is enough evidence for the suspect to go to trial.

12/18/2014

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Self-Proclaimed International Jewel Thief Released From Indio Jail

A self-proclaimed international jewel thief was a free woman Friday after being released from an Indio jail.

10/03/2014

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83-Year-Old Jewel Thief Sent Back To Jail For Violating Probation

Authorities say a 83-year-old jewel thief has not given up her six-decades life of crime or love of bling.

09/18/2014

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RivCo DA Candidate Denies ‘Deadbeat Dad’ Claims In Political Opponent’s Ad

The ad, sponsored by Riverside County District Attorney Paul Zellerbach, who is running for re-election, claims Mike Hestrin twice had to be “ordered to support the daughter he tried to financially abandon.”

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2015 Coachella Passes On Sale

Passes for the 2015 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival went on sale Friday morning.

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Coachella 2015 Tickets Go On Sale Friday

Tickets for the 2015 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival are expected to go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.

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Coachella’s Young Audience A Marketer’s Paradise

When it first started in 1999, Coachella was a couple of stages and a dance tent. Tickets were $65. A few dusty stands sold hot dogs and Cokes. It was the end of grunge and the start of a new millennium, and it was all about the music. All for one weekend.

04/19/2014

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Coachella Festival Concertgoer Dies Days After Collapsing

Authorities are trying to determine whether drugs or alcohol caused the death of a woman who collapsed last weekend at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Southern California.

04/18/2014

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Substitute Teacher Accused Of Having Sex With Acquaintance, 14, Acquitted

“It’s just a complete victory for my client … I think it was the right verdict,” defense attorney Peter Cabrera said.

02/28/2014

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TB Tests Expanded At Indio High School After 45 Students Exposed

Hundreds of teachers and staff at Indio High School were being tested for tuberculosis Friday after a student was diagnosed with the contagious and possibly deadly infection.

12/20/2013

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