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Shamar Walters

Shamar Walters is a reporter for NBC News' Social Newsgathering team based in New York City.

Shamar Walters is a reporter for NBC News' Social Newsgathering team based in New York City.

Latest from Shamar Walters

Indians in America share stories of grief, fear for those affected by Covid

NBC News and The Fuller Project asked Indians in America to share tributes to female friends and family back home who have been touched by Covid-19.
26d ago

Lil Baby released from police custody in Paris

The rapper was ordered to pay a fine for the use of narcotics, the Paris prosecutor's office said Friday morning.
45d ago

Woman fatally shot by officer near Juneteenth parade in Michigan

Video of the shooting shows an officer opening fire, then falling to his knees in apparent distress.
124d ago

U.S. Capitol Police officer dies after attacker rammed car into checkpoint; suspect also dead

The slain officer, William Evans, was an 18-year-veteran of the force and a member of the Capitol Division’s First Responder’s Unit.

Politicians, businesses, advocates speak out in virtual #StopAsianHate day

"Asian Americans face slurs in the streets. Elders are being assaulted. We grieve the murder of six women in Atlanta," Hillary Clinton tweeted. "Today, join a virtual day of action and healing to #StopAsianHate."
138d ago

With motive still disputed, some point to shooting suspect's religion, shame

Robert Aaron Long's arrest stunned his church, where he was part of the student ministry.
143d ago

Middleweight boxing champion Marvin Hagler dies at 66

Hagler's wife, Kay, said he passed away "unexpectedly" at the couple's home in New Hampshire.
145d ago

Virtual court hearing takes turn after prosecutor spots assault suspect in victim's home

"Your honor, I have reason to believe that the defendant is in the same apartment as the complaining witness right now," the prosecutor can be heard saying in the viral video.
166d ago

Snowy BBQs and burning baby gates: Texas TikTokers capture historic storm's destruction

"I recorded the video because I wanted people to see how crazy it is here," Wilson said.
172d ago

Investigators in Fort Worth still picking up pieces of 135-car pileup that killed six people

Drivers as far south and west as Houston and north and east as New York could face icy roads during Monday morning's commute.
187d ago

Louisiana cemetery refused to accept remains of sheriff's deputy because he was Black

Darrell Semien's wife says she was told, 'There's no coloreds allowed' at Oaklin Springs Baptist Cemetery.