Jeffrey Brown examines first lady Michelle Obama’s ancestral path as the descendant of a slave. Continue reading
As part of an ongoing series of reports on the nation’s infrastructure, special correspondent Rick Karr examines a dispute in Alabama over a nearly 50-year-old federal highway program.
Powerful storms and tornados tore across five southern states Tuesday night, leaving at least 54 dead. After a report on the weather disaster, the governor of Tennessee details the cleanup efforts and a weather expert offers insight on the storms. Continue reading
Three years, ago, the archives of Martin Luther King were exhibited at Sotheby’s Auction House in New York. This week, they appear on the auction block again. The NewsHour presents an encore of Roger Rosenblatt’s essay of King’s words and papers from the first exhibition. Continue reading