• Louisiana AG opens investigation into deaths of 4 nursing home residents at temporary hurricane shelter

    (CNN) — Louisiana’s attorney general on Friday announced he was launching an investigation into the deaths of four nursing home patients who were evacuated to a temporary facility on August 27 ahead of Hurricane Ida. Kevin Litten, a spokesperson for the Louisiana Department of Health, previously described the building as a warehouse. In a statement, […]

  • Police: Woman Dies in Head-on Crash in Desert Hot Springs

    A 27-year-old woman died in a head-on crash in Desert Hot Springs, police said Friday. The two-vehicle collision was reported just before 6 p.m. Thursday on North Indian Canyon Drive near Mission Lakes Boulevard, according to the Desert Hot Springs Police Department. The victim, whose name was not immediately released, was the passenger in a […]

  • Three Wounded in Coachella Shooting

    An investigation was underway Wednesday into a shooting in Coachella that left three people wounded. The gunfire was reported about 11 p.m. Tuesday in the 50400 block of Saltillo Circle, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. Sgt. Deanna Pecoraro said arriving deputies found “evidence of a shooting” in which a home and vehicle were […]

  • Toxic algae outbreak prompts advisory at Salton Sea

    The California State Water Resources Control Board Friday urged people and their pets to avoid the water in the Salton Sea due to a toxic algae outbreak. Officials said that patches of toxic cyanobacteria have been discovered at numerous sites in the sea, and a dog recently died after swimming in the water. “Cyanobacteria harmful […]

  • Holtville crash injured SUV passenger names released

    California Highway Patrol on Friday released the names of the 12 people who were injured when an SUV collided with a big rig in Holtville. 25 people were in the SUV, 13 died as a result of the collision. The remaining 12 were transferred to area hospitals. Those injured include: UC San Diego Medical Center, […]

  • Latest details from Border Patrol, ICE on “Mass Casualty” crash in Imperial County

    U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement confirmed Wednesday to NBC Palm Springs the incident involving 13 deaths near Holtville is being investigated as a human smuggling investigation. “Special Agents from Homeland Security Investigations San Diego responded to the scene of today’s (Tuesday’s) fatal crash in El Centro, California, and have initiated a human smuggling investigation,” said […]

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