"Full Frame" talks with those who want to see change in the world and are taking innovative and new approaches in the fight to eradicate global poverty.
When a wheelchair-bound tourist is found strangled in her villa, DI Richard Poole initially suspects that it's the result of a robbery gone wrong.
Artist Jonathan Paul aka Desire Obtain Cherish is fascinated with the pursuit of happiness in a culture where instant gratification seems more and more important.
Photographer Jaydee Dizon takes the portraits of women from different ethnic and cultural backgrounds, their faces sprinkled with a grain (or other staple food) that is part of their cultural identity.
Idling traffic at the San Ysidro border crossing pollutes the air. One group is trying to find out how much.
The state promised the proposed Delta tunnels would be built without spending tax dollars. They seem to be ready to break that promise.
Ignore the headlines: this iconic Mojave Desert tree is a long way from being protected.
Dr. Paul Bunje talked to Climate Resolve about ocean acidification, hypoxia and climate change.
Because of the large open spaces throughout Rolling Hills and Palos Verdes, there are few businesses that have made their home here. Those that have, though, have quite the stories to tell.
Here are five great rocky climbs that don’t require a lot of time, much hiking expertise, or any equipment — aside from your hiking boots and sunscreen.
This recipe eliminates cream, butter, and oil to cut out some of the heaviness in the dish.
This thoughtful recipe cooks the vegetable two different ways to achieve maximum flavor.
One-third of the unaccompanied minors flooding the southwest border are girls, many escaping sexual violence in Central America, and arriving in the U.S. pregnant or with young children and are left to navigate a precarious health care system.
The first LAPD officer killed in the line of duty was shot by a fellow officer over a reward for recovering a runaway Chinese prostitute.
It took decades, but now California farmworkers will get the pay they deserve. The California Senate passed AB 1066 earlier this month, a bill introduced by Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez that will create new rules for overtime pay for farmworkers.
Early American observers were too unsophisticated to appreciate the accomplishments of California's Native peoples.
"Democracy Now!" speaks with 350.org’s Bill McKibben about how the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and members of hundreds of other tribes from across the U.S., Canada and Latin America have resisted construction of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline.
"calling someone a Socialist ... has no reference in their own lives."
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Tending the Wild shines light on the environmental knowledge of indigenous peoples across California by exploring how they have actively shaped and tended the land for millennia.
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The Migrant Kitchen explores Los Angeles’ booming food scene through the eyes of a new generation of chefs whose cuisine is inspired by the immigrant experience.
A classic movie series providing a weekly destination for viewers of all ages to watch legendary stars in timeless movies from Hollywood’s most iconic filmmakers.
KCET's weekly news magazine investigates and reports on the issues that affect Southern California, from the economy to the environment.
The shooting of Alfred Olango in El Cajon, California, is just the most recent in a string of police shootings of primarily men of color with mental illness or disability.
Police in the San Diego, California, suburb of El Cajon shot and killed an unarmed African-American man Tuesday, after his sister called 911 to report her brother was having a mental health emergency.
The California Earthquake Authority wants you to know your risks, and choose earthquake insurance that is affordable and meets your needs.