Two people hugging at memorial with photo of deceased next to them | Still from SoCal Connected, "Who Killed Josiah?"

After 9/11: Survivor Stories

It's hard to imagine what it was like to witness the tragic events of 9/11, let alone what it was like to be in the twin towers after the planes hit. Watch the harrowing stories of two local survivors who escaped from 2 World Trade Center before the buildings collapsed.


A portion of this Life & Times interview is featured in the SoCal Connected special In the Shadow of 9/11.

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Interactive map of the 9/11 memorial at Ground Zero.


Live camera showing progress of building the new World Trade Center.

SoCal Rewind is an on-going series bringing you past reports on the issues of today. By drawing on KCET's extensive archive of Southern California news, culture and public affairs, we seek to inform current events by providing a little historical perspective, and maybe answer the question: Is there anything new under the SoCal sun?



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Who Killed Josiah?

A Humboldt town is polarized over allegations of racism and police incompetence surrounding the death of college student Josiah Lawson. 

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Born to Run

He was one of the greatest high school athletes of all time. What happened to LA’s Obea Moore?

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Access Denied

An investigation reveals how the state and many cities have let developers get away for decades with not paying their fair share when they replace affordable lodging with luxury hotels up and down California’s coast.

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Under Pressure

Parents are willing to spend thousands to get the competitive edge in the college admissions process, but at what cost? Socal Connected takes a revealing look at the high stakes world of the for-profit education consultant business.

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