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Bob Dotson's 'American Story' Showcases Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things

Bob Dotson is an American story teller and NBC News correspondent.

NBC News correspondent Bob Dotson shares inspiring American stories. — NBC NewsWire

Average people across the country are profoundly improving the world around us with little or no fanfare. Bob Dotson, the host of the NBC Today show's popular "The American Story" segment, has traveled all over the country for 40 years documenting these amazing stories.

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Dotson, the author of American Story: A Lifetime Search for Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things, shares with AARP Radio host Mike Cuthbert his favorite tales of ordinary citizens making a difference.

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