LulzXmas goes on: ‘Robin Hood hackers’ rob military retailer

LulzXmas goes on: ‘Robin Hood hackers’ rob military retailer

Hacktivists from Anonymous have allegedly gained access to thousands of passwords and credit card numbers from Specialforces.com, an online military and law enforcement equipment retailer. Fourteen thousand passwords and 8,000 credit card numbers were stolen several months ago and posted online right after Christmas, a statement purportedly by Anonymous on pastebin.com explained. A Twitter account […]

Hey, America: WTF?

Hey, America: WTF?

The end of the year is a time to look back at the moments — especially the good — that came during the previous 12 months. As the world reflects on what came out of 2011, a new poll from Gallup reveals that the general consensus out of America is that a few people really […]

US navy crosses Strait of Hormuz after Iranian oil threats

US navy crosses Strait of Hormuz after Iranian oil threats

An Iranian warplane has spotted a US aircraft carrier during Tehran’s ongoing navy drill in the Persian Gulf, reports IRNA news agency. The US fleet’s maneuvers come after Iran threatened to block the oil flow through the Strait of Hormuz Tehran’s surveillance jet has shot a video and pictures of the American carrier, which was […]

Libyan society falling apart without anti-Gaddafi glue

Libya is heading into the New Year with new leaders and hopes. But it turns out, as the immediate post-revolutionary excitement fades, the different factions of the former rebels are turning on each other in what may become a competition for power. Flying high, but still running low – almost two months after the lifting […]

Guide Dogs Heroes Brunch

Guide Dogs Heroes Brunch

Guide Dogs of the Desert held its 5th annual Heroes Brunch at the Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa in Rancho Mirage on Dec. 10th. Every Year they honor someone that has been invaluable to Guide Dogs of the Desert. This year the honor went to Dr.Albert T. and Dorothy Milauskas and the Milauskas Eye Institute. […]

Robbery-Baltazar Sanchez (51 years of age) arrested

December 28, 2011 at approximately 6:00PM Baltazar Sanchez a resident of Desert Hot Springs was arrested for armed robbery, resisting arrest and a parolee at large warrant. Baltazar approached a customer of the AM/PM gas station who was in the process of pumping gas and demanded money from the victim while exposing the handle of […]

Desert Hot Springs Chamber fills top staff position

Desert Hot Springs Chamber fills top staff position

Desert Hot Springs, CA — The Executive Committee of the Desert Hot Springs Chamber Of Commerce recently hired Heather Coladonato to fill the position of Business Development & Marketing Director. Coladonato, a valley resident since 1991, was named one of Palm Springs Life Magazine’s 40 Under 40 young professionals for 2010. She brings a wealth […]

DHS Community Police Academy #6

DHS Community Police Academy #6

The Desert Hot Springs Police Department will host a Community Police Academy from Monday February 6, 2012 to March 26, 2012. The free academy is open to residents of Desert Hot Springs and will meet on Monday night for eight weeks from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Applications are due by January 26, 2012. As […]