NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt

By Lester Holt, NBC News

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 Mar 2, 2021
they report each story like a tattle-telling kid would to his mother, usually with a 'can you believe it?!!', mini-hysteria flavour. they TRY to incite negative feelings from the listenership. just listen for the words that they punch up. reporters are just like gosssiping old women with axes to grind. pathetic!

 Feb 26, 2021
They spent 5 minutes each night the past three nights on Tiger Woods stupid car crash, with everything going on in the world. they also waste time on annoying inspirational nonsense and keep pushing religious crap.

 Dec 14, 2019
Reporters sound like giddy, 15 yr old interns.

 Nov 12, 2019

 Aug 20, 2019


Listen to "NBC Nightly News," providing reports and analysis of the day's most newsworthy national and international events. This audio podcast, updated each weekday evening by NBCNews.com, brings you the day's show in its entirety. For more from "Nightly News", visit http://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news

Episode Date
Sunday, July 3, 2022

Ohio police release bodycam footage in Jayland Walker’s fatal shooting, Jan 6 panel could make criminal referrals against Trump, Pet leasing legal in 42 states.

Jul 04, 2022
Saturday, July 2, 2022

Severe thunderstorms disrupt air travel during the 4th of July weekend, Demand for drone shows sky high as 4th of July approaches, Southern Californian neighbor honors veterans with free flag kits.

Jul 03, 2022
Nightly News Full Broadcast (July 1st)

The travel industry is experiencing turbulence headed into the 4th of July weekend. WNBA star Brittney Griner went to trial today in Moscow. Two officers and a police dog were shot in Kentucky after arriving to serve a warrant.

Jul 02, 2022
Nightly News Full Broadcast (June 30th)

On tonight’s broadcast: Ketanji Brown Jackson becomes the first Black woman on the Supreme Court. Florida and Kentucky judges block abortion restriction laws. Hundreds of flights are being canceled and delayed heading into the 4th of July weekend.

Jul 01, 2022
Nightly News Full Broadcast (June 29th)

On tonight's broadcast: Rep. Liz Cheney calls for the former Trump White House counsel to testify in the January 6 hearings. Confusion is spreading across states about abortion laws. R. Kelly was sentenced to 30 years in prison.

Jun 30, 2022
Nightly News Full Broadcast (June 28th)

On tonight's show: There was explosive new January 6th testimony by a Trump White House insider. Dozens of migrants were found dead in an abandoned truck in Texas. After the deadly Amtrak derailment, we meet Boy Scouts who helped passengers to safety.

Jun 29, 2022
Nightly News Full Broadcast (June 27th)

Tonight we’re covering the political divide deepening across states following Roe v. Wade reversal, the deadly Amtrak train derailment in Missouri, Russia attacking a shopping mall in Ukraine, and more. 

Jun 28, 2022
Saturday, June 25, 2022

Protests erupt for second straight day after Supreme Court voted to overturn Roe v Wade, How abortion access has changed already in many states, President Biden heads to Germany while Americans respond to Roe v Wade being overturned.

Jun 26, 2022
Friday, June 24, 2022

Full coverage of the Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade: The impact, response from President Biden and reaction from across the country. 

Jun 25, 2022
Thursday, June 23, 2022

The House January 6th committee lays out its case against former President Trump in its fifth public hearing. The Supreme Court overturns New York’s concealed carry gun law. The Manhattan clinic administering monkeypox vaccines is overwhelmed by demand.

Jun 24, 2022
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

President Biden is proposing a three-month gas tax holiday, the Senate is in final talks to pass significant changes to gun laws, and the Uvalde mayor is pushing back at critique of the school and police department response.

Jun 23, 2022
Tuesday, June 21, 2022

The January 6 committee argues that then-President Trump schemed to find votes and fake electors. Officials are offering the first detailed timeline of the Uvalde shooting police response. Another American has been killed in Ukraine, the State Department confirms.

Jun 22, 2022
Monday, June 20, 2022

President Biden considers a federal gas tax holiday. Russia comments for the first time on American veterans captured in Ukraine. Women’s rights leader describes her rocky arrival in the U.S. after fleeing Afghanistan.

Jun 21, 2022
Friday, June 17, 2022

FDA authorizes Moderna and Pfizer Vaccines for children aged 6 months to 4 years, Many CEOs believe a recession will hit within the next 12-18 months, LA District Attorney under pressure from rising violent crimes

Jun 18, 2022
Thursday, June 16, 2022

The House Jan. 6 committee focuses on former President Trump's pressure on former Vice President Pence to overturn the election. The families of two American veterans fighting in Ukraine fear Russia has captured them. Airlines are under pressure with soaring summer passenger levels and pilot exhaustion.

Jun 17, 2022
Wednesday, June 15, 2022

The Federal Reserve approves the largest interest rate hike in decades to try and tame soaring inflation. Nearly 100 people were airlifted to safety near Yellowstone after historic flooding. The U.S. is no longer requiring Covid tests for airline passengers.

Jun 16, 2022
American Dreaming with José Díaz-Balart: Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa

Famed Mayo Clinic neurosurgeon Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa talks to José Díaz-Balart about his upbringing in Baja California, Mexico. Moving from migrant farmworker to Harvard Medical School, he founded the non-profit Mission: BRAIN to provide care to patients in underserved areas of the world.

Apr 08, 2022
The Drink with Kate Snow: Shaun White

Shaun White discusses how he went from Southern California, to the top of the snowboarding world. Shaun tells Kate Snow about his new snowboard brand, Whitespace, and his hopes to still be involved in the sport. 

Mar 13, 2022
Bill Barr: In the Eye of the Storm

Lester Holt sits down with former U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr in an exclusive primetime TV interview, Barr’s first since resigning as attorney general under the Trump administration.

Mar 07, 2022
The Drink with Kate Snow: Ian Somerhalder
The Vampire Diaries star Ian Somerhalder tells Kate Snow about how a “terrible business situation” nearly crushed him, until wife Nikki Reed stepped in to negotiate a path out. Ian has now launched a bourbon called “Brother’s Bond” with on-screen brother Paul Wesley.
Jan 09, 2022
The Drink with Kate Snow: Jeff Daniels

Jeff Daniels discusses how he defied his agents by starring in Dumb & Dumber opposite Jim Carrey. Jeff credits his tendency to risk failure as the driving force in his career. Jeff is now back on Broadway as Atticus Finch in To Kill a Mockingbird and starring in the Showtime series, American Rust.


Nov 21, 2021
The Drink with Kate Snow: Mitch Albom
Mitch Albom talks with Kate Snow about how his failed music career led him to accidentally become a best-selling author.
Oct 31, 2021
The Drink with Kate Snow: Ben Platt
Ben Platt discusses how he went from community theater to a starring role on Broadway. Platt is now reprising the role of Evan in the new film “Dear Evan Hansen.”
Sep 19, 2021
The Drink with Kate Snow: Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt, the world’s fastest man, discusses how he rose to the top of his field, how best to maximize your workouts and what it’s like to be a father.

Jul 18, 2021
American Dreaming with José Díaz-Balart: Tariq Farid

Tariq Farid, founder of Edible Arrangements, tells José Díaz-Balart how his business bloomed beyond his imagination, and how his family’s search for the American Dream was the leading force in expanding Edible Arrangements from one flower shop to more than 1,000 franchises across the U.S and Canada.

Jun 12, 2021
The Drink with Kate Snow: Apolo Ohno

Apolo Ohno is known as the most decorated American Winter Olympian in history. But in his first Olympic trials, he finished dead last. He traces his “hard pivot” in life, when he left the world of short track speed skating and had to figure out a new career path.

Apr 27, 2021
American Dreaming with José Díaz-Balart: NASA engineers Elio Morillo and Roxana González Burgos

NASA engineers Elio Morillo and Roxana González Burgos share their interplanetary journey from Puerto Rico to Mars. They tell José Díaz-Balart about their American Dream and their hopes to inspire future Latino generations to take the lead on the forefronts of technology.

Apr 16, 2021
American Dreaming with José Díaz-Balart: Don Francisco

Mario Kreutzberger, known as “Don Francisco,” has graced televisions and filled the hearts of families for more than 50 years after starting his career in Chile. Don Francisco sits down with José Díaz-Balart and tells him how he made his American Dream a reality.

Feb 20, 2021
The Drink with Kate Snow: Mindy Kaling

Early in her career, Mindy Kaling faced brutal rejection – and then she found her way to “The Office” where she was able to shine. She speaks candidly with Kate Snow about her feelings of failure, despite all she has achieved as a writer, actress, and creator.

Feb 15, 2021
American Dreaming with José Díaz-Balart: Gloria Estefan

Grammy award-winner and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Gloria Estefan was first seen as “too American for Latins” and “too Latin for Americans”. Estefan talks with José Díaz-Balart about how she pushed to showcase her Cuban roots, revolutionizing the music industry on her way to achieving her own American Dream.

Jan 15, 2021
American Dreaming with José Díaz-Balart: John Leguizamo

From Colombia to New York City, actor and comedian John Leguizamo opens up about the experiences that have shaped his American Dream through his constant push to be seen in a Hollywood world that lacks Latino representation. How does someone reach success in both film and theater as a Latino immigrant without losing their roots in an effort to belong? Leguizamo tells José Díaz-Balart.

Dec 06, 2020
The Drink with Kate Snow: Lena Waithe

Like most kids, Lena Waithe loved watching TV – but storytelling eventually became her calling in life. Her success has allowed her to become a role model for Black creators in Hollywood at a time when the industry is going through major change.

Dec 01, 2020
American Dreaming with José Díaz-Balart: Luis von Ahn

Luis von Ahn is the genius behind CAPTCHA and reCAPTCHA, which was sold to Google in 2009, and also the founder and CEO of Duolingo, the world's most popular language-learning platform. Born and raised in Guatemala, von Ahn saw firsthand that high-quality educational opportunities were limited to those who could afford it. Inspired to fix this, he created Duolingo to make language education free and accessible to everyone. von Ahn says he’s achieved his American Dream and is now working toward making an impact on worldwide education.

Oct 27, 2020
The Drink with Kate Snow: Misty Copeland

Ballet gave a young and shy Misty Copeland the chance to feel confident and beautiful for the first time. After making history in the ballet world, Copeland is reaching out to young kids with her children’s books.

Oct 12, 2020
American Dreaming with José Díaz-Balart: Lele Pons

Lele Pons is one of the most influential digital creators in the world today. Through creativity, hard work and determination, Pons is learning to take charge of her mental illness.

Sep 12, 2020
The Drink with Kate Snow: Michael Phelps

The secret to Olympic Gold? Swimming champion Michael Phelps says it has all to do with dreaming big, even at a very young age.

Aug 02, 2020
The Drink with Kate Snow: Marcus Samuelsson

Marcus Samuelsson is one of the most successful chefs and restaurateurs working today – he owns more than a dozen restaurants and hosts his own show, “No Passport Required.”

Jul 19, 2020
The Drink with Kate Snow: Jay Leno

We all know Jay Leno from his two decades hosting the "Tonight Show." But he says it’s the two decades before that really made him.

Jun 21, 2020
BONUS: Kate Snow on Into America

As a bonus for Nightly News listeners, we're sharing this week's episode of Into America, which teamed up with the Nightly News team to look at what happens when an economic crisis and a mental health crisis collide.

This pandemic has left millions of Americans without a job and unable to look for a new one. Another 3.2 million people filed jobless claims last week, bringing the total to 33 million since coronavirus hit. Experts predict that the US unemployment rate is now somewhere around 20 percent, a rate approaching the Great Depression.

Host Trymaine Lee talks with Anchor of Sunday Nightly News and Senior National Correspondent. Kate Snow about how unemployed Americans are dealing with the new anxieties created by this crisis, and where people can turn for help.

Subscribe to Into America now: https://link.chtbl.com/7BcTGqT3?sid=description

May 08, 2020
The Drink with Kate Snow: Jon Bon Jovi

Rock star Jon Bon Jovi and his wife Dorothea Bongiovi talk to Kate Snow about his record deal at 20 years old and their mission to give back.

Feb 03, 2020
The Drink with Kate Snow: Dr. Ruth Westheimer

Dr. Ruth Westheimer is a world renowned sex therapist and former radio show host. First a sniper then a housemaid and now therapist, Dr. Ruth shares with Kate Snow the many turns her career took.

Dec 15, 2019
The Drink with Kate Snow: Jimmy Smits

Jimmy Smits is an Emmy-Award winning actor best known for his role as Victor Sifuentes in 'L.A Law,' and he's back on TV playing another lawyer in 'Bluff City Law.' His love of acting began in high school when he did the unthinkable - quitting the football team to join the drama club.

Nov 24, 2019
Democratic presidential primary debate, November 20, 2019

Cory Booker, Tulsi Gabbard, Amy Klobuchar, Pete Buttigieg, Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Andrew Yang, and Tom Steyer engage in the fifth 2020 Democratic primary debate for the presidential nomination.

Nov 21, 2019
The Drink with Kate Snow: Zainab Salbi

Zainab Salbi is a humanitarian, author, and media personality originally from Iraq. On this episode of "The Drink with Kate Snow," she traces her journey from growing up in Saddam Hussein’s circle, to becoming known as “the Oprah of the Middle East.” See more at NBCNews.com/TheDrink.

Nov 03, 2019
Justice For All Town Hall

After spending two nights locked up and embedded inside the notorious Louisiana State Penitentiary, the largest maximum security prison in America, for a special one-hour Dateline NBC, “Life Inside,” Lester Holt moderated an unprecedented town hall from a maximum security prison at New York’s Sing Sing Correctional Facility. The town hall explores the criminal justice and prison reform debate. The audience includes current inmates, as well as artist and activist John Legend, former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, and Bryan Stevenson, civil rights attorney and founder of the Equal Justice Initiative.

Sep 10, 2019
Life Inside

Lester Holt spends two nights embedded inside the largest maximum security prison in America, the notorious Louisiana State Penitentiary, also known as Angola. Originally aired on NBC on September 6, 2019.

Sep 10, 2019
NBC on Earth: Fighting climate change with ancient trees

In the fight against climate change, the Milarch family says a solution is up. Way up. At the very top of centuries-old redwoods and sequoias. The family runs Archangel Ancient Tree Archive, where they collect samples from “champion” trees to clone and replant. Chief Environmental Correspondent Anne Thompson joins them in the treetops to learn more.

Jul 29, 2019
‘Her Take’ with Cynthia McFadden: Glenda Jackson

In an extended interview with NBC’s Cynthia McFadden, the two-time Oscar winner and former politician discusses her long career and being able to take on Shakespeare's King Lear.

Jun 03, 2019
‘Her Take’ with Cynthia McFadden: Ester Dean

You know her music. You may just not know her name.Ester Dean has written music for Katy Perry, Rihanna, and Beyonce, among others. She sits down with NBC’s Cynthia McFadden in an extended interview to discuss how she found success in her career. 

May 28, 2019
‘Her Take’ with Cynthia McFadden: Queen Latifah

Queen Latifah talks to NBC’s Cynthia McFadden about finding success when she was just a teenager, the meaning behind her name, and her new mission to give back to aspiring female filmmakers.

May 01, 2019
NBC on Earth: Seismic Testing Controversy

After the Trump administration approved seismic testing that could be a first step to exploratory drilling, scientists warn that the extreme noise could put endangered whales and other marine life at risk. Chief Environmental Affairs Correspondent Anne Thompson reports on the controversy bubbling up along the Eastern Seaboard.

Mar 17, 2019
Former top U.S. commander in South Korea on Trump-Kim Summit (Extended)

General Vincent Brooks, the former top U.S. commander in South Korea, speaks with Lester Holt about President Trump, Kim Jong Un and America's relationship with North Korea.

Feb 27, 2019
Extended interview: Green Beret charged with murder speaks out

In an interview with Maj. Matt Golsteyn, the Green Beret tells Lester Holt his version of what happened, and why he believes that he had the authority to set up the ambush that killed a suspected Taliban bomb maker in Afghanistan nearly a decade ago -- even if he didn’t receive a direct order to do so.

Feb 16, 2019
Kate Snow interviews Parkland survivors one year since deadly mass shooting

Kate Snow sits down with three student survivors of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, as well as Fred Guttenberg, the father of one of the slain students.

Feb 14, 2019
Lester Holt interviews Meek Mill about criminal justice reform

Rapper Meek Mill was part of a group that launched the Reform Alliance, a new organization aimed at reforming the criminal justice system in the United States. He talks to Lester Holt about how he turned the momentum from #FreeMeekMill into a push for justice for all.

Jan 24, 2019
Lester Holt talks with comedian Sebastian Maniscalco

Sebastian Maniscalco has sold out shows at Madison Square Garden, written a best-selling memoir and performed specials on cable and Netflix. He talks to Lester Holt about his major influences – especially his dad

Jan 13, 2019
Kate Snow talks to 'Headspace' co-founder Andy Puddicombe

For millions of people every day, meditation apps like “Headspace” are offering quick ways to calm down. NBC News’ Kate Snow speaks with the app’s co-founder Andy Puddicombe on how people can achieve inner peace wherever they are.

Dec 11, 2018
Lester Holt talks to Steven Spielberg about 'Schindler's List' 25 years later

Lester Holt sat down with Steven Spielberg to talk about the legacy of “Schindler’s List,” which was released 25 years ago, and the decision to re-release.

Dec 06, 2018
NBC on Earth: Environmental Concerns in Space

Two art projects aim to raise questions about what gets sent to space and what lingers after. Chief Environmental Affairs Correspondent Anne Thompson reports on how they’ve sparked debate among astronomers.

Nov 26, 2018
NBC on Earth: Climate Change Lawsuit

Chief Environmental Affairs Correspondent Anne Thompson talks to Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, a hip-hop artist and environmental activist, who is part of a group suing the federal government over inaction on climate change.

Sep 30, 2018
NBC on Earth: Saving Baby Sea Turtles

Baby sea turtles make an arduous journey to the sea, and light pollution is one of the many factors that make the trek more difficult. Chief Environmental Affairs Correspondent Anne Thompson reports from Cocoa Beach, Florida, on efforts to protect these vulnerable turtles.

Sep 22, 2018
NBC on Earth: Political Scientists

A number of scientists are becoming first-time politicians, many motivated to run for office by what they say is an attack on science by the Trump administration. Chief Environmental Affairs Correspondent Anne Thompson reports.

May 20, 2018
NBC on Earth: Water Prize

An international competition with a $10 million prize hopes to find a solution to harmful algae blooms caused by agricultural runoff. Chief Environmental Affairs Correspondent Anne Thompson reports from Ontario.

May 06, 2018
NBC on Earth: Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) delivers a weekly speech on the Senate floor urging action on climate change. He speaks to Chief Environmental Correspondent Anne Thompson about his efforts.

Apr 22, 2018
NBC on Earth: Fishing for Energy

Fishermen have been pulling in a different kind of catch in the Florida Keys: lobster traps and fishing gear lost at sea. Chief Environmental Affairs Correspondent Anne Thompson reports on how some of that debris is being turned into energy.

Apr 21, 2018
NBC on Earth: Pebble Mine

Chief Environmental Affairs Correspondent Anne Thompson travels to Dillingham, Alaska to report on a controversial copper mine proposal that some say could threaten the world’s largest salmon run.

Feb 04, 2018