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Demonstrators gather to protest the visit of then-Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping across the street from the White House February 14, 2012 in Washington, DC. Activists from groups supporting a free Tibet, Falun Gong, Taiwanese independence from the mainland, democracy and human rights in China and others held vigil outside the White House, the State Department and other locations where Xi was to visit in the nation's capital. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Falun Gong, Tibetan Liberation Advocates To Protest Outside Meeting Between Obama, Chinese President

Hundreds of protestors are expected to greet Chinese President Xi Jinping when he arrives to meet with President Barack Obama in Rancho Mirage.


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President Obama To Visit Santa Monica, Rancho Mirage Friday

President Barack Obama will be in the Southland Friday for a fundraiser and meeting with the President of China.

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2 Armed Men Reportedly Nab Victims’ Car In Home Invasion Robbery

Two armed men forced their way into a #RanchoMirage home today, ransacking the residence and then fleeing in the victims’ car.


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Family Getaway: Rancho Las Palmas

Sitting about halfway between Palm Springs and Palm Desert, Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa is a year-round destination with something for everyone. The resort recently joined the KSL resort family and along with it […]

CBS Los Angeles–02/10/2012

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Desert Home Of Late President Ford Available For $1.6M

The desert home of the late President Gerald Ford and First Lady Betty Ford has been put up for sale.


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Carol Channing’s Husband, Harry Kullijian, Dies At 91

Carol Channing’s husband and former Modesto city Councilman Harry Kullijian has died in a Southern California hospital on the eve of his 92nd birthday.


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Longtime La Quinta City Manager Dies While Hiking Bump And Grind Trail

Longtime La Quinta City Manager Thomas P. Genovese died Sunday while hiking on the Bump and Grind Trail in Rancho Mirage, a city spokeswoman said.


1 Shot During Home Invasion Attempt In Rancho Mirage

A man foiled a home invasion attempt in Rancho Mirage by shooting one suspect and chasing another away, the sheriff’s department said Saturday.


Former First Lady Betty Ford looks at her husband former US President Gerald Ford during the Congressional Medal of Honor ceremony in the Rotunda of the Capitol 27 October 1999 in Washington, DC. She died July 8, 2011, at age 93. (credit: STEPHEN JAFFE/AFP/Getty Images)

Betty Ford’s Will Gives $500K To Namesake Rehab Center

Betty Ford Center managers learned this week that the former first lady’s final wishes call for the rehab center that bears her name to receive $500,000 in donations.


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Betty Ford To Be Remembered At 2 Memorial Services

Before she is laid to rest, Betty Ford will be memorialized in the Southern California desert region she and her rehab center made world famous by treating a stream of spiraling Hollywood stars.


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Billy Ray Cyrus Cancels Rancho Mirage Appearance

Country music singer Billy Ray Cyrus has canceled his August appearance at the Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa due to scheduling conflicts, a casino spokeswoman said.


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2-Time Rancho Mirage Mayor Dies Day After He Resigns

Rancho Mirage Mayor Pro Tem Ron Meepos died Friday, one day after his letter of resignation was accepted by the City Council.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/03/2011

Actress Lindsay Lohan arrives for her arraignment for a felony count of grand theft on February 9, 2011, in Los Angeles. Lohan was charged with a felony count of grand theft for allegedly stealing a $2,500 necklace from a jewelry store in Venice. (credit: Mario Anzuoni/Getty Images)

Riverside County DA Decides Not To Press Battery Charges Against Lohan

The Riverside County District Attorney has decided not to file battery charges against actress Lindsay Lohan.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/29/2011

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Oracle CEO Pays $42.9M For Rancho Mirage Estate

One of the richest people in the world is the new owner of Porcupine Creek, a Rancho Mirage estate that features a 240-acre private golf course.


Lindsay Lohan attends a probation revocation hearing at the Beverly Hills Courthouse on July 6, 2010, in Los Angeles, Calif. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Report: Lindsay Lohan Caught Sneaking Out Of Rehab For Soda

Lindsay Lohan has been caught trying to sneak out of a Rancho Mirage rehab facility in an apparent attempt to buy a soda.