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Female Veterans, Prison Recipes, Pet Apartments, Shades of L.A.
Season 6, Episode 8:
Val Zavala brings you the personal story of an army sergeant who shares her harrowing account of rape and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Dogs and cats are not a problem in one North Hollywood apartment complex where residents are actually required to own a pet. Nick Hardcastle pays them a visit.
Jennifer Sabih stops by Crossroads, a halfway house in Claremont where the female residents have published a cookbook with recipes that can be made exclusively with stingers -- an all-in-one cooking utensil commonly used by prison inmates.
The Los Angeles Public Library has an immense collection of more than two million photos covering the city's history, but curators are trying to fill some important gaps. They're actively seeking a more diverse range of historical images representing the city's Latino, Asian, and African American communities.
On any given night, 47,000 men, women, and children live on the streets of Los Angeles – sleeping in tents, cars, on sidewalks, and in emergency shelters. The enormity of the homeless crisis led SoCal Connected to ask the difficult questions: How do we create more affordable housing? Are we willing to pay for critical services such as mental health counseling, medical care, job training, and alcohol/drug rehab programs? With limited resources available, how do we decide who gets helped first? And how do we prevent more people from ending up on the streets every day?
Season 7, Episode 24
Young girls sold on the streets of L.A. are victims of human trafficking.
Weekly hug sessions give people the benefits of human touch.
Classic automobiles get new life without losing their weathered charm.
Historical footage of a dangerous Hollywood intersection before traffic signals.
Season 7, Episode 25
Homeless people living in cars and vans need safe overnight parking. Does Santa Barbara have the solution?
A scientist at the Huntington Botanical Gardens is finding a way to freeze succulents that could go extinct.
The Eco-Village is an "intentional community" of people who live sustainably, affordably and cooperatively in the middle of LA.
Penguins at the Aquarium of the Pacific enjoy chasing virtual mice on an iPad.