PBS Anywhere

Providing Support for PBS.org

PBS NewsHour

Arctic cold wave blamed for deaths and making life miserable

Clip: 12/29/2017 | 1m 53s

Record or near-record cold is gripping the Midwest and East. Even in the Deep South, temperatures have dipped into the 20s. The bitter cold poses a danger across the country, as officials work to get the homeless off the streets and urge residents to help elderly neighbors. John Yang reports.

Aired: 12/29/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

The full episode is no longer available for online streaming. Why?

Please continue to enjoy extra(s) from this episode.

Problems Playing Video?