Historic winter blast blankets Northeast

Historic winter blast blankets Northeast

The once in a generation arctic outbreak brough bone-chilling record low temperatures. Windchills in Portland reached -45 degrees and in Boston, it was 39 below zero. The coldest windchill on record reached the peak of Mount Washington, where it felt…

Chinese spy balloon shot down off coast of South Carolina

Chinese spy balloon shot down off coast of South Carolina

The FAA stopped air traffic at three airports across the Carolinas for U.S. fighter jets to take down the Chinese spy balloon that was making its way across American air space over the past several days. The balloon debris is…

WATCH: Videos on social media appear to show downed Chinese spy balloon

WATCH: Videos on social media appear to show downed Chinese spy balloon

Videos captured on social media appear to show fighter jets targeting the Chinese spy balloon and taking it down off the Carolina coast. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a…

Descendants of slavery fight environmental racism in Louisiana’s ‘Cancer Alley’

Descendants of slavery fight environmental racism in Louisiana’s ‘Cancer Alley’

Predominantly Black and Brown neighborhoods in and around New Orleans are still reeling from the impact of massive hurricanes, like Ida and Katrina. Many of these communities are also impacted by the unequal burden of toxic pollution. In this series,…

Land loss, forced migration threaten BIPOC communities in coastal Louisiana

Land loss, forced migration threaten BIPOC communities in coastal Louisiana

Predominantly Black and Brown neighborhoods in and around New Orleans are still reeling from the impact of massive hurricanes, like Ida and Katrina. Many of these communities are also impacted by the unequal burden of toxic pollution. In this series,…

Battle Creek’s Hispanic community fights to overcome language barriers

Battle Creek’s Hispanic community fights to overcome language barriers

In this series, we head to Battle Creek, Michigan to meet some fearless community leaders who are doing the work to #ChangeTheNarrative in their own backyard. With support and funding from our sponsor W.K. Kellogg Foundation, five dynamic women share…

A growing Burmese community in Battle Creek turns from surviving to thriving

A growing Burmese community in Battle Creek turns from surviving to thriving

In this series, we head to Battle Creek, Michigan to meet some fearless community leaders who are doing the work to #ChangeTheNarrative in their own backyard. With support and funding from our sponsor W.K. Kellogg Foundation, five dynamic women share…

Black Battle Creek residents look to their history to move forward

Black Battle Creek residents look to their history to move forward

In this series, we head to Battle Creek, Michigan to meet some fearless community leaders who are doing the work to #ChangeTheNarrative in their own backyard. With support and funding from our sponsor W.K. Kellogg Foundation, five dynamic women share…

Young Black men take charge healing East Buffalo

Young Black men take charge healing East Buffalo

The legacy of segregation and systematic racism impacted East Buffalo, long before a gunman walked into the TOPS Supermarket on May 14th, 2022 – unleashing a racist rampage inside the one grocery store that served the neighborhood. The shooter not…

Historic systemic racism plagues East Buffalo’s growth

Historic systemic racism plagues East Buffalo’s growth

The legacy of segregation and systematic racism impacted East Buffalo, long before a gunman walked into the TOPS Supermarket on May 14th, 2022 – unleashing a racist rampage inside the one grocery store that served the neighborhood. The shooter not…