Burger King has the fastest drive-thru, according to study

If you are looking to get your fast food as fast as possible, you are going to want to pull into the Burger King drive-thru, according to a study by QSR Magazine.Those grabbing a Whopper and fries waited the smallest amount of time, about...

Win 4 tickets to Oktoberfest!

La Quinta Brewing hosts Oktoberfest on Saturday, October 27 from 2 - 9pm.

Knott’s Scary Farm | How to get discount tickets

Headed to Knott's Scary Farm? Here's how to grab some tickets at a discount.

Photographer would like to find couple captured in this rad Yosemite pic

A Michigan photographer is taking to the Internet to find a a newly engaged couple he snapped a photo of while hiking in Yosemite National Park.Matthew Dippel and a friend had hiked to Taft Point to take photos, according to Your Central Valley. The...

Let Your Voice Be Heard! Register to Vote!

Your voice matters. The election is just weeks away. Take a couple of minutes, register to vote, and change the world.

Nobody won and the Mega Millions is now up to $1.6 billion

The bad news: you were terrible at picking Friday's winning Mega Millions numbers. The good news: so was everyone else.

The 12 best places to grab a craft beer in Greater Palm Springs

There are very few things better than sippin' on a nice, cold, tasty beer. Here are a dozen bars, restaurants, pizza, joints, dive bars, and even a grocery store - all located in the Coachella...


So, in a stunner, I didn't win. Did you?*Here are the winning numbers:65 - 53 - 23 - 15 - 70 / Mega ball: 7*If you did, congrats and can we be best friends?I'm now off to delete some things.

Adios, you guys!

It's now only a few hours until they draw the numbers for the Mega Millions and, after a lifetime of lottery disappointment, I'm feeling pretty good about the quick pick numbers the nice lady at the Circle K printed out for me this afternoon....

5 awesome off The Strip spots to get breakfast in Las Vegas

Because the best breakfast in Las Vegas is not on The Strip

‘Operation Eastbound and Down’ gang crackdown nets 45 arrests, 63 guns in Riverside

Authorities announced a gang crackdown in Riverside and surrounding cities on Friday that netted 45 arrests and the seizure of 63 guns, including 13 assault weapons.The arrests were the culmination of "Operation Eastbound and Down," which has been underway for the past six months....

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A Baby Trump balloon is flying above Los Angeles this weekend

A giant “Baby Trump” is taking over the skies over Los Angeles this weekend.

Twentynine Palms man arrested for robbing two women at gunpoint

Police arrested a Twentynine Palms man on Wednesday after they say he robbed two women at gunpoint.The women went to a house on Sun Valley to buy baby clothes. They left the house and pulled their car over a bit up the street to...

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John Cox is happy to talk about marital affairs, just not his own

John Cox, the Republican candidate for California Governor, has been openly criticizing Democratic opponents for marital affairs, but when asked about allegations of his own infidelity, well, Cox just says asking about that is just "gutter politics."KQED and KPCC took a look at 400...

Win a 4-Pack of Tickets to La Quinta Brewing’s Oktoberfest

Cactus Hugs has teamed up with La Quinta Brewing Company to send you and your three of your best friends to the awesome LQBC Oktoberfest Parking Lot Party on October 27. There will be music, food, beer, and good times!   Entering is easy and, if you...

Dan Ball, who finished 13,000 votes behind Kimberlin Brown Pelzer, had some campaign advice for her

What has Dan Ball been up to since losing the Republican Primary for he Coachella Valley's congressional seat to soap star and locals-local Kimberlin Brown Pelzer in June? Well, it looks like he's been watching TV!Ball, who also used to be on the...

Mary Bono has resigned from the job she was named to on Friday

Mary Bono resigned as Interim President of USA Gymnastics on Tuesday, a job she was just named to on Friday.The former Congresswoman, who represented the Coachella Valley from 1998 - 2013, immediately came under fire after being named to the position for a...

The Palm Springs Elvis Honeymoon House is now available for 65% off

They may have overestimated how much people were willing to spend to own the Palm Springs home that once saw Elvis and Priscilla Presley honeymoon there.As the Desert Sun notes, the Vista las Palmas home, which was originally listed for $9.5 million in...

Woman killed in single-vehicle crash in Cathedral City

A woman is dead following a single-vehicle collision in Cathedral City early Tuesday morning.The crash happened on Date Palm Drive near Tacheva Drive a little after 2 am, according to Cathedral City Police.  A passenger in the vehicle, a 46-year-old woman, died at...

The Stagecoach festival lineup is coming out Tuesday morning

After a longer than normal wait, it looks as if Goldenvoice will announce who will be performing the 2019 Stagecoach Country Music Festival on Tuesday morning.

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