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The Long Shadow of Childhood Trauma

The impact of childhood trauma on adult life, and how the medical community is responding.

A Pearl Harbor Story: Remembering at Age 101

One of the few remaining veterans at Pearl Harbor shares memories of that infamous day.

Drop by Drop

Five Afghani refugees and a local playwright follow their dream of owning a food business.

Homecoming: Sgt. Hamilton's Long Journey

Excavation and forensics teams bring closure to the family of a fallen WWII soldier.

All the Marbles

Witness the high stakes game of a low tech competition for kids.

The Pittsburgh Flip

A closer look at the impact of house flipping on the region.

Tyrion's Tale

Once part of a dog fighting ring, this loving and friendly pit bull is a local celebrity.

State of Black Pittsburgh

Discussions on social justice, politics, education, the economy and more.

Children of Incarcerated Parents: A Community Forum

This live broadcast was produced as a companion program documentary, “Serving Time, Too.”

Serving Time, Too

A look at the issues facing children of incarcerated parents.

Tree of Life Reflections

The story of a couple who survived the shooting and later attended the unity concert.


Five ground-breaking women artists show their work and share their stories.

"USS" Cunningham: The Biggest Fight of My Life

World Champion boxer Steve "USS" Cunningham is giving back to his new hometown.

Future Jobs

What will jobs look like in the future? Who will be qualified to perform them?

A Childhood Mystery: PANDAS and PANS Disorder

It sounds warm and cuddly, but it's actually a frightening pediatric syndrome.

The Great Ride

The C&O Canal Towpath and the Great Allegheny Passage are 335 miles of beauty and history.

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