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VOD: Impact Los Angeles
Smoke, ash, fire, giant rocks raining from the sky. We all have the picture of a meteor strike. But what would it actually look like? How much damage could it and would it end up doing? In this History Channel simulation, we get a peak at what would happen if a giant meteor made contact with Earth right here in Los Angeles. Its been a relatively cool summer here in L.A., but no one wants it this hot.
Thousands of Haitian refugee families continue to be stranded in Tijuana, a city far from where they hoped would be their final destination. Since their arrival, photojournalist Omar Martínez has been documenting their Mexican lives.
Hsi Lai Temple is the largest Buddhist monastery in Southern California. Opened in 1988, it is also home to one of the best vegetarian buffets in L.A. County. But of course, they don’t advertise that. Still, all visitors, regardless of faith, are welcome.
Roughly 90 years later, the legacy of San Luis Obispo's Motel Inn still stands, along with part of the original building.