In 1980, an environmental art project inspired residents to take charge of their own destiny and prevent the construction of a 3,200 unit housing community in Laguna Canyon, California.
Detective Inspector Humphrey Goodman and his team are perplexed by the seemingly random killing of a stand-in on a film set.
In this episode of "California's Gold," Huell salutes the railroads by "riding the rails." Catch is, he won't be riding on an actual train!
DCI Vera Stanhope investigates the death of a young woman in a suspicious fire that rips through a coastal holiday park.
Some in the San Gabriel Valley community want to abandon a non-lethal control policy.
If we're counting on future generations to protect our desert treasures, they need to get to know them now.
The Army Corps of Engineers did an about face on the Dakota Access Pipeline. But they're about to face more opposition.
They're delicate and bright and in trouble and they eat milkweed. But there's more.
This simple, gluten-free, cheesy snack can be the hit of your next game-day party.
This recipe produces juicy, meaty, deep golden-brown, crunchtastic chicken that is sure to be a favorite.
This recipe was created to highlight the remarkable white tepary bean (The Magical Fruit), but also works well with cannellini beans.
A nicely cooked steak has to be on the Mount Rushmore of culinary show-stoppers. It’s simple, it’s classic, and it can be a difficult feat to pull off well. This recipe, however, will give you everything you need to know.
More than 30 different plans were created during the 20th century for the L.A. Civic Center.
The Arlington Heights club is believed to be the first large-scale discotheque in the U.S. to serve the black LGBTQ community.
On Feb. 11, 1967, a demonstration against an LAPD raid on the Black Cat bar in Silver Lake made LGBTQ history.
The idea of "closing America’s gates" got its start in xenophobic 19th-century California.
We look at the case of a 23-year-old father who was detained by ICE one week ago in Des Moines, Washington, even though he has permission to live and work in the United States under the DACA program.
As the first Latina woman in the world to fly into space, Ellen Ochoa's influence can be felt far beyond the spaces of the astronautical world.
While congressional Democrats and some Republicans are pushing for probes into President Trump’s ties to Russia, Trump has focused largely on going after those who have leaked information to the press.
The Honorable Miss Phryne Fisher (Essie Davis, Girl with a Pearl Earring) is a thoroughly modern woman of the late 1920s operating in a mostly male world.
Jane Kennedy is a high-flying solicitor. After another failed relationship, she returns to take up the post of Coroner in the small South Devon seaside town of Lighthaven she left as a teenager.
When senior crown prosecutor Janet King returns from maternity leave, she is thrust into the spotlight on a controversial case involving a senior-ranking police officer.
This dramatic series tells the story of three Israeli soldiers who were held captive for 17 years following their kidnapping while on a secret mission with their unit in Lebanon.
During his first solo press conference, Donald Trump frequently interrupted reporters, dismissing CNN and other outlets as "fake news."
Despite a robust disability rights movement and a shift towards inclusion, stigma and discrimination continue to mark many disabled people's lives around the world.
Can Americans learn about digital security from Dalit activists with experience in India? This week's episode offers tech tips to protect yourself from state control and violence as a result of online surveillance.
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World traveler, snake fighter and magician's son, Nate Bargatze has a magnificently droll perspective on life. We've never seen a comic be so casual and kill so hard.
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Hasan meets a rising Indian star named Tanmay Bhat, who is as much a free speech activist as he is a comedian.
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Artbound's short documentary, "Fotoperiodista: Documenting Tijuana's Refugee Crisis," follows photojournalist Omar Martinez as he captures the Haitian refugee crisis in Tijuana, Mexico.
Should we raise the L.A. County sales tax to pay for services for the homeless?
This documentary examines how humans are necessary to live in balance with nature and how traditional practices can inspire a new generation of Californians to tend their environment.
There's a different form of homelessness along a riverbed in the suburban community of Santa Clarita. Unlike residents on L.A.'s Skid Row, people like Mike Crosby prefer to remain less visible.
There is a growing awareness and concern about coyotes in Southern California.